I read an article by Nick Bilton this week in the New York Times entitled “Disruptions: The Echo Chamber of Silicon Valley.” I think he makes some solid points, and it reminded me of my first meeting with Mauria Finley, founder and CEO of Citrus Lane. One of the first things Mauria told me when we […]
It’s always a lot of fun for us when an entrepreneur who has worked for many years to build an awesome company finally starts to receive well-deserved recognition. The latest example is Sam Lin at Reebonz, which announced its new $40 million financing round yesterday (read the article in TechCrunch). Sam founded Reebonz in 2009 […]
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Stanford-born and Seattle-based Tableau Software (ticker symbol: DATA) enjoyed a tremendous debut on the public markets on Friday, closing on its first day of trading at over $50/share, up over 60% from its $31/share IPO price. The company raised over $250M through the sale of approximately 14% of the company, and its enterprise value now sits at approximately $2.5 billion.