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9 min ago | Business Journal
Shutterfly, led by CEO Jeff Housenbold, is reportedly being courted by private equity firms, including San Francisco-based Hellman & Friedman.
3 hrs ago | IT Business
I caught up with Katherine Barr, General Partner at Mohr Davidow Ventures and a panelist at this week's Grow Conference in Whistler.
4 hrs ago | Business Journal
Silicon Valleya Samsung , in a move to bolster its smart home business, buys Quietside LLC, an American air conditioner distributor.
5 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
There are benefits to being an angel investor. They can be the first money into companies that eventually become enormous, such as Uber and Airbnb.
7 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge
Closing out a record fiscal year Silicon Valley storage virtualization startup PernixData announced it has closed an oversubscribed funding round, raising $35 million in a combination of venture capital and individual investments from Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff, Silver Lake partner Jim Davidson and Seagate CEO Steve Luczo.
8 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal
RIDGELAND, Mississippi - Venture Technologies announced today that its merger with Information Systems Consulting, Inc. , headquartered in Denver, Colo., is complete.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
For the partners at Campanelli, it's the one that got away. As recently as this spring, the Braintree-based construction and real estate development firm was in deep negotiations with an investment team at Bain Capital in Boston to potentially house a pharmaceutical startup at one of its suburban campuses outside the city.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Security startup vArmour, led by CEO Tim Eades, raised $36 million in two rounds of funding in the past nine months.
9 hrs ago | Small Business Trends
When crowdfunding sites like Kickstarter and Indiegogo began taking off, some thought they would make venture capitalists obsolete.
When she started her child-support tracking business SupportPay, Sheri Atwood expected all kinds of suggestions - but not the tip she got from a female investor who suggested she dye her blonde hair darker to be taken more seriously by venture capitalists.
Sheri Atwood, founder and CEO of SupportPay, talks with her daughter Janicya, 10, during an interview with Reuters in Redwood City, California July 2, 2014.
LevelEleven is adding a couple more million dollars to its pile of venture capital cash in downtown Detroit.
In previous columns I introduced three crowdfunding sources including donation fundraising, startup transactions, and lending.
Twice a year before YC Demo Day, graduates return in droves for the exclusive, secretive "Alumni Demo Night."
Venture capital fundraising has picked up steam in the U.S., with cloud computing, mobile technology, and robotics getting solid backing.
Carnegie Mellon University startup Sharp Edge Labs has closed a $600,000 Series B financing round, which was led by Sewickley-based Newlin Investment Co.
The seventh annual BioPharm America international life science partnering conference will be held September 22-24 at Boston Marriott Copley Place in the center of Boston's historic Back Bay.
Real estate microlender Groundfloor reported Tuesday it raised $1 million in seed round funding and opened its headquarters in Atlanta.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:14 pm
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