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

    … At the end of each year, Street Fight invites staffers, friends, and luminaries from the industry to share their predictions for what’s in store for the coming year. Today, we take a look back at some of the predictions for 2015 to see who was on target and who missed the mark. These represent a small number of the total predictions from last…

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

    … business The Greene Grape. He spoke with Street Fight about ShopKeep’s move beyond the software space and how cloud computing is changing the playing field for small businesses. Steve Cheney is co-founder of Estimote, a company offering beacons and stickers compatible with both Apple’s iBeacon and Google’s Eddystone formats. Before Estimote, he…

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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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