Revolution Ventures

  • #SFSNYC: Finding the Next Billion-Dollar Local Startup

    … Having a great idea for a new product to launch in the local space is exciting. However, taking an idea and turning it into the next great local company takes money. And sometimes, it takes a lot of money to go from idea to a billion dollar product. At Street Fight Summit on Tuesday in New York, Betaworks Ventures‘ Matthew Hartman…

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  • Rating Street Fight’s 2015 Predictions

    … to change the rules; they’re trying to play a whole different game. And for sharing economy firms, Washington no longer constitutes the home turf. Their battles will play out in urban centers and state capitals. Frost Prioleau, CEO, Simpli.fi Programmatic advertising will continue to evolve in many of the ways that search advertising has evolved. Across…

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  • 11 Luminaries You Don’t Want to Miss at Street Fight Summit New York 2015

    … here for Street Fight’s complete Foursquare coverage. Sharon Rowlands is the CEO of ReachLocal, an influential player in local online marketing since 2005, when it first offered small businesses the opportunity to advertise on search engines and directories. Rowlands, who previously served as the CEO of Altegrity, Penton Media, and Thomson…

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  • Investors Bet on Rethinking Old Categories — Not Creating New Ones

    … Savage, managing partner at Revolution Ventures, and Dave Ambrose, venture investors at Steadfast Financial joined the Guardian’s east coast tech editor Dominic Rushe to discuss the growing opportunities — and future challenges — in rethinking traditionally local businesses. For Savage, an early investor in LivingSocial, the largest opportunity…

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