Category Archives: TechStars

Why We’re Excited To Be Investors In Ello

There’s a good deal of buzz today about our latest Techstars investment in Ello and we’re really excited to be co-leading their Series A financing along with Foundry Group. However, this isn’t our first investment in Ello. We’ve actually been … Continue reading

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Jukely: The Perfect Way to See Live Bands

I love seeing live music. I’ve got a steady group of friends I go see bands with and we’re always on the lookout to see up and coming artists playing in our town. Generally, we use an email chain to … Continue reading

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Searching For A Technical Co-Founder

Yale University Goldman Sachs Navy SEAL Officer and Instructor Harvard Business School Firefighter Personal Trainer Motivational Speaker Startup entrepreneur Sounds like a pretty amazing career, right? Meet Phil Black. You’re looking at Phil’s bio. Did I mention that he accomplished … Continue reading

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Why Nike Gets Startups

Last week, I was in San Francisco for Demo Day for the Nike+ Accelerator powered by TechStars. It was actually the third Nike Demo Day I’d attended in a little over a week, the previous two were in Portland a … Continue reading

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