With a new general partner and without Alexis Ohanian, Initialized Capital garners $230 million for fund five

Initialized Capital, the early-stage venture firm that got its start inside of Y Combinator almost a…

Stream, whose APIs help product teams build chat and activity feeds fast, just raised a $15 million Series A round

Earlier this year, the founders of Stream,  a five-year-old, 60-person startup with offices in Boulder and…

Sarah Cooper — known for her impressions of Donald Trump on TikTok — just landed a Netflix deal

For writer-comedian Sarah Cooper, the pandemic hasn’t been so terrible. In fact, by making the best…

VC Garry Tan shares 3 ways founders ***** up their startups

There are many painful ways for a startup to fail — including founders who ultimately throw…

Priti Youssef Choksi explains how to get your startup acquired — not sold

Today, Priti Youssef Choksi is a partner with venture firm Norwest Venture Partners . But she…

Cannabis VC Karan Wadhera on why the industry, which took a hit last year, is now quietly blazing

Early last year, excitement over the burgeoning cannabis industry was palpable in Silicon Valley, with a…

Crisis management tips from startup whisperer Margit Wennmachers

When it comes to building a company, lots of things can and do go wrong. Margit…

Carta’s former marketing VP, who spearheaded its report on pay inequality, is suing over gender discrimination

Emily Kramer joined the Silicon Valley company Carta to build up the company’s brand. Now, the…

Veteran VC Kittu Kolluri has $216 million more dollars to invest through his new firm, Neotribe

Kittu Kolluri — who in late 2016 stepped down as a general partner with NEA after…

CRV has closed its newest fund with the same amount as its previous fund; “We’re making a statement”

CRV, the early-stage venture firm that is this year celebrating its 50th anniversary, has just closed…