Tag archive for ‘Andreessen Horowitz’
Shai Genish On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Business Travel Startup TripActions Raises $154 Million at $1 Billion valuation

TripActions offers a travel booking and management service for companies, designed to help business travelers book hotels, flights, and other related services at a discounted price Corporate travel startup has More...

Kurt Tucholsky On Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

How billionaire VC Marc Andreessen pitched the deal of his life, to his wife   

  Marc Andreessen,  cofounder of Netscape and general partner of Silicon Valley’s leading venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, enjoys a formidable reputation as one of the most powerful venture More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Lyft Gets a Boost With New Fundraising Round

Uber may be the leader in ride sharing app popularity, but Lyft is gaining on its competitor with a new round of fundraising. The company that, along with Uber, is giving cabbies a run for their money, More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Ben Horowitz Joins Board of TranserWise

  Ben Horowitz of Andreessen Horowitz, early funder of Facebook, led the way in a $58 million fund raising for London-based currency transfer startup Transferwise, according to Bizjournals. Transferwise More...

Vered Weiss On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Carl Icahn: Marc Andreessen Has Screwed More People Than Casanova

It was a war of words between activist investor Carl Icahn and Marc Andreessen, silicon valley investor and founder of Andreessen Horowitz. Andreessen told CNBC that he wasn’t opposed to activist investing More...

S.M. Lightening On Monday, August 11th, 2014

BuzzFeed Raises $50 Million from Andreessen Horowitz to Fund Expansion

– BuzzFeed raised $50 million dollars from Andreessen Horowitz, showing yet again how much Twitter and Facebook have changed the way today’s news is being consumed. BuzzFeed had raised about $46 More...

Tibi Singer On Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Jason Goldberg’s Fab.com Looking to Flash Sell Self

– Failing flash-sale, e-commerce company Fab.com is kind of going out of business, Forbes reported. Fab.com CEO Jason Goldberg sent out the following email, cited by Forbes: “We recently announced More...

Albert Hecht On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Ben Silbermann aims to expand Pinterest’s advertising platform

– Silbermann is on the  lookout  for returns on the considerable investment that the rapidly expanding link- and photo-sharing portal has made  on completely revamping the Pinterest  site.   –     – Ben More...

Stanley Green On Friday, April 4th, 2014

Alan Schaaf raises $40 million in Series A funding for his photo sharing service Imgur

– Schaaf, founder and CEO of Imgur, which boasts in excess  of 130 million unique monthly visitors has resisted any form of investment since forming the company in 2009. – – Alan Schaaf, More...

Press Release On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Bluebox Security Closes $18 Million Series B Funding

– Bluebox Security Closes $18 Million Series B Funding Mobile Security Startup Accelerates Growth in Response to Market Demand.   SAN FRANCISCO, CA – January 20, 2013 – Bluebox Security, More...

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