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May 2, 2020

Downturn Success Stories: Part 1

“Every decade or so, dark clouds will fill the economic skies, and they will briefly rain gold” -      Warren Buffett, 2016 The COVID-19 epidemic has had a…

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Grahme Taylor

Wildcat Venture Partners


March 24, 2020

Busting at the Seams & Screaming for an Outlet: Data Liquidity in the Healthcare Industry

Busting at the Seams & Screaming for an Outlet: Data Liquidity in the Healthcare Industry By Phyllis Whiteley, Partner, Wildcat Venture Partners, in conversation with…

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Phyllis Whiteley

Wildcat Venture Partners


February 27, 2020

Bryan Stolle Guest on Kizzi’s Friday Game Changers Podcast

Kizzi's Friday Game Changers Podcast is the world's number one business podcast show. A unique radio-style podcast interviewing the world's most innovative business game changers.…

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Kizzi's Friday Game Changers

February 17, 2020

Maximizing Value for B2B Startups: Aligning Traction with Power

By Bob Bausmith, Founder, Accelerate Innovation, in conversation with Bryan Stolle of Wildcat Venture Partners “Startups routinely outperform incumbents in disrupted markets. How come? Because…

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Bob Bausmith

Accelerate Innovation


November 7, 2019

Digital Oil and Trapped Value in Practice (Part 2 of 2)

The signals and signs of trapped value are everywhere. Analysts estimate the spend for digital transformation (DX) will account for ≥10% of revenues for almost…

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Bryan Stolle

Forbes


October 23, 2019

The End of Capitalism?

Let’s be clear--capitalism is not going to end any time soon. It is, however, entering a new phase, and the secular changes under way are…

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Geoffrey Moore

March 29, 2019

Gregorys Coffee Partners with Mobile Pickup App, Ritual

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today New York-based coffee roaster and retailer, Gregorys Coffee announced a partnership with mobile pickup app, Ritual to offer customers a convenient and…

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Business Wire

Business Wire


March 26, 2019

Vlocity nabs $60M Series C investment on $1B valuation

As we wrote last week in How Salesforce paved the way for the SaaS platform approach, the ability to build extensions, applications and even whole…

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Ron Miller

TechCrunch


March 20, 2019

Emergency responders are using 3-word geocoded addresses to save lives

When a vehicle carrying a mother and young child was run off a road in a rural area of South West England, the Avon and…

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Paul Sawers

Venture Beat


March 18, 2019

Olono Brings Real-Time Guided Selling to Oracle Engagement Cloud Customers

Olono, the real-time guided selling platform for reps from Opportunity to Close, today announced its early adopter program for Oracle Engagement Cloud sales customers. Olono…

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Newswire

Digital Journal


February 17, 2019

The Great Lie – Learning to Code Isn’t Going to Save the American Workforce

Over the last few years, you would have been hard pressed to have missed the hue and cry claiming digital transformation will require the preponderance…

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Bruce Cleveland

Wildcat Venture Partners


February 13, 2019

Why Delivery is Just One Part of Off-Premises Jackpot

With most of his business coming the way of carry-out orders, it’s little surprise that Chicago Freshii franchisee David Grossman has leaned heavily on new…

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Kevin Hardy

QSR


January 30, 2019

The 3 Talk Tracks Every Early Stage Startup Must Have

I have had the benefit of working closely — as an operating executive or investor — with some of the top technology B2B early stage startups that subsequently went…

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Bruce Cleveland

Wildcat Venture Partners


January 25, 2019

Obo launches with $8.2 million to help companies get products right the first time

The “move fast and break things” mantra embodied by Facebook’s rise to world dominance is one many startups try to adopt. The general idea is…

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Paul Sawers

VentureBeat


January 24, 2019

The customer is not always right: Obo survey shows the need for market data during the product journey

New State of the Product Journey Report shows product teams, engineers, and sales professionals believe product planning processes are “good enough” despite high product failure…

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Obo

January 24, 2019

Obo invents product decision system that delivers better product plans in 60 minutes or less

Emerges from stealth with new platform that prevents product failure and optimizes Feature Funnel™ by aligning tech companies’ product plans with strategic business objectives SAN…

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Obo

January 15, 2019

ROCO Real Estate Eliminates Security Deposits

LeaseLock Zero Deposit™ allows apartment operator to completely eliminate security deposits for more than 22,000 apartment homes MARINA DEL REY, Calif., Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- LeaseLock, the…

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LeaseLock

January 15, 2019

what3words Breaks the World Down into Phrases

If you’re down in ///joins.slides.predict you may want to visit ///history.writing.closets, or if you’ve got a little money to spend, try the Bananas Foster at…

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John Biggs

TechCrunch


January 9, 2019

2019 Predictions And Trends: Playing Catch-Up, Checking Out, Ducking For Cover and More…

For better or worse, it's popular to ask venture investors what they see happening in the new year. Alas, I am no exception, so I’ve…

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Bryan Stolle

Forbes


December 14, 2018

CCCE and San Mateo County Community College District Join Forces with GreenFig to Prepare Diverse Workforce with Skills to Succeed in Digital Economy

SAN MATEO, Calif., Dec. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Community, Continuing and Corporate Education (CCCE), the not-for-credit arm of the San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD), will soon complete…

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GreenFig

December 12, 2018

Olono Named ‘High Performer’ by G2 Crowd in A.I. Sales Assistant and Sales Analytics Categories

AUSTIN, Texas - December 12, 2018 - (Newswire.com) Olono, the A.I. sales assistant for B2B account executives, has been awarded "High Performer" status by G2…

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Olono

December 7, 2018

How the Chief People Officer is the CMO of the Employee Experience

New people I meet always ask me what I do for a living. When I reply “human resources,” they say something along the lines of,…

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Jennifer Trzepacz

Wildcat Venture Partners


December 6, 2018

The F-35 Is About to Get A Lot Smarter

A California company is looking to accelerate the Defense Department's embrace of artificial intelligence, starting with some of its most important aircraft. War in the 21st century…

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Patrick Tucker

Defense One


December 4, 2018

Aceable Secures $47M Series B to Fuel Nationwide Expansion of Course Catalog in Existing and New Verticals

Led by Sageview Capital, financing was driven by award winning culture, proven student outcomes and explosive growth AUSTIN, Texas, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Aceable,…

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Aceable

PR Newswire


November 29, 2018

Why We Invested in LeaseLock

Who Needs a Security Deposit? Too many of us are all too familiar with the burden of signing a new lease and its most dreaded sidekick,…

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Nathaniel Krasnoff

Wildcat Venture Partners


November 19, 2018

Airbnb is using what3words to list stays with Mongolian nomads

Putting a new spin on the term “digital nomad,” U.K. addressing platform what3words has partnered with Airbnb to list stays with Mongolian nomads. The startup’s simplified…

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Natasha Lomas

TechCrunch


November 9, 2018

SaaS Myths: #1 – Successful SaaS Companies Don’t Have Service Revenues (Part 3 of 3)

We’ve established in Parts 1 & 2, that professional services are a significant part of many successful SaaS company playbooks, and we have identified the…

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Bryan Stolle

Forbes


November 8, 2018

Growing number of employers offering student loan repayment assistance

Nearly a third of workers say they're distracted on the job by financial headaches and, for 44 million Americans, one burden is near the top…

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Warren Armstrong

ABC Action News


November 5, 2018

Restaurant Reservations Tech Space Consolidates as Resy Buys Competitor Reserve

The hospitality tech space is contracting as two more startups that have emerged in the last few years are merging. Resy, which offers both restaurant…

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Rachel King

Fortune


November 2, 2018

SaaS Myths (#1) — Great SaaS Companies Don’t Have Professional Services (Part 2 of 3)

In the first installment, we showed how professional services are a key component in most successful SaaS company playbooks. Mature SaaS companies derive almost 20%…

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Bryan Stolle

Forbes


October 23, 2018

Carrum Health Expands into New England and New York Tri-State with Two New East Coast Centers of Excellence

Award-winning Bundled Payment Platform Continues National Expansion to Satisfy Increasing Demand from Self-Insured Employers SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrum Health, the next-generation Center…

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Carrum Health

October 22, 2018

Aceable Announces Georgia Expansion

AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- This week, Aceable -- the mobile education platform and creators of the first state-approved drivers ed app -- announced its…

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Aceable

October 19, 2018

Shell Picks a Digital Platform to Build Its AI Future Upon

Alisa Choong, the chief information officer at Shell, recently told several hundred oil and gas professionals that, “Digitization is about making the right choices.” Speaking…

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Trent Jacobs

Journal of Petroleum Technology


October 11, 2018

Zebit Secures Up To $75 Million In Debt Financing From Route 66 Ventures

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Zebit, an e-commerce marketplace and custom credit solution that services 175 million underserved consumers who value the proposition of…

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Zebit

October 11, 2018

Amplero Named a Cool Vendor in AI for Marketing by Gartner

Leading analyst firm recognizes Amplero for innovation in AI Marketing SEATTLE, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amplero, the AI Marketing Hub that allows marketers to…

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Amplero

October 10, 2018

LeaseLock Integrates with Yardi to Accelerate Nationwide Rollout with Top Multifamily Clients

The integration allows properties to instantly replace all security deposits with a low monthly fee MARINA DEL REY, Calif., Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- LeaseLock,…

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LeaseLock

October 8, 2018

Daring, lion, race: How one startup is trying to simplify location

What3Words has divided the world into 57 trillion squares with a unique three-word address, giving four billion people an address and making sure pizzas can…

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Ellen Hammett

September 13, 2018

Vlocity Named to Forbes Cloud 100 List for Second Consecutive Year

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Vlocity, Inc., a leading industry cloud software company, has been named to the Forbes 2018…

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Vlocity

September 13, 2018

Vivek Garipalli on the Power of Taking Risks

Chef and Momofuku founder Dave Chang is joined by cofounder and CEO of Clover Health Vivek Garipalli to discuss how he overcame those who underestimated him, the…

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The Dave Chang Show

The Ringer


September 5, 2018

This Startup Slices the World Into 57 Trillion Squares

Many places lack a system for addresses. What3Words’ solution is to give every spot a three-word designation. The 30,000 residents of Tzaneen, South Africa, live in stately…

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David Rocks & Nate Lanxon

Bloomberg Businessweek


August 29, 2018

Clover Health Announces Major Expansion with Plans to Enter Six New Markets in 2019

Innovative Medicare Advantage Program Coming to Camden, Charleston, El Paso, Nashville, Philadelphia and Tucson This Fall Clover Enters Strategic Partnership with International Insurer to Deploy…

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Clover Health

August 21, 2018

C3 IoT inks Google Cloud Platform pact, now has big three cloud providers

The partnership with Google means C3 IoT can now run on top of AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform. C3 IoT and Google Cloud…

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Larry Dignan

ZDNet


August 21, 2018

How Trulia, ZipRecruiter, Salesforce, and Amplero use AI to power product recommendations

Amazon. Netflix. Recommendations are core to some of the web’s most popular platforms, and artificial intelligence helps drive them. And it’s good for more than just…

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Kyle Wiggers

VentureBeat


August 18, 2018

What3words changed how we map the world. And it didn’t stop there

UK startup what3words translates addresses into more than 26 languages, so that they sound just as natural in English, Thai or Swahili How do you…

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Victoria Turk

Wired


August 17, 2018

Tech Legend, C3 IoT CEO Tom Siebel, Pays Staff To Upskill

Over the past couple of years I've covered automation and skills extensively.  For instance, it's pretty well established now that attempts at digital transformation are…

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Adi Gaskell

Forbes


August 17, 2018

Ritual CEO Shares Why No Amount of Money Can Guarantee Success

There is no set recipe for success. "You can actually have all the money in the world, and it doesn't guarantee success." In this video,…

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Entrepreneur

July 16, 2018

Lonely Planet adopts What3words geocoded addresses to find places using just 3 words

Armed with nothing more than Google Maps and a trusty old travel guide, navigating as a tourist in 2018 is a fairly painless experience. But…

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Paul Sawers

VentureBeat


June 22, 2018

Olono Selected for Oracle Scaleup Ecosystem

Sales Activity Automation leader to showcase sales effectiveness solution at Oracle Startup Ecosystem Launch in Austin  AUSTIN, Texas, June 22, 2018—Olono, a leader in sales…

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Olono

June 19, 2018

Carrum Health Expands Bundled Payment Offerings through Partnerships with Leading Centers of Excellence Hoag Orthopedic Institute and Providence Saint John’s Health Center

Health Care Centers of Excellence Platform Now Offering More Procedures and Improved Geographic Access for California Employers SAN FRANCISCO, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrum Health, the next-generation…

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Carrum Health

June 11, 2018

Vlocity Launches New Program to Enable Partners to Advance Industry Solutions on Salesforce

Industry-Specific Program Enables Accelerated Growth Opportunities Across the Salesforce Ecosystem for Consulting, System Integration and Technology Partners SAN FRANCISCO, June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Vlocity, Inc., a leading…

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Vlocity

June 7, 2018

Olono Named ‘Hot Vendor’ in Sales Engagement by Aragon Research

Vendors selected for the “Hot Vendor” report are noteworthy, visionary, and innovative AUSTIN, Texas, June 7, 2018 (Newswire.com) – Olono, the leader in sales activity automation,…

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Olono

June 6, 2018

Student loan benefits poised to take off

Saddled with about $30,000 of student loan debt and lower wages than their parents were making at their age, millennials and Gen Z are forgoing traditional saving…

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Amanda Eisenberg

ebn


June 6, 2018

Order-ahead app Ritual picks up $70M to rethink the social office lunch break

While DoorDash,  Postmates  and other apps are looking to reimagine what the food delivery experience looks like, Ray Reddy says he wants to figure out what the next…

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Matthew Lynley

TechCrunch


June 6, 2018

Clover Health Wins 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Award

MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market, today announced the results…

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MedTech Breakthrough

June 6, 2018

TomTom Partners with what3words to Make Finding an Exact Location Easier

Many people has experienced having a package delivered to the wrong address or an Uber driver dropping you off at the wrong location a few…

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Eric Walz

FutureCar


June 5, 2018

Land Rover and What3words put a remote Scottish island on the map, literally

Giving simple three-word addresses to remote homes will enable emergency response teams to find them much more quickly, should need arise. Living in a deeply…

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Kyle Hyatt

RoadShow


May 30, 2018

C3 IoT Announces Record Fiscal Year 2018 Results

May 30, 2018  REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the second consecutive year, C3 IoT, the leading AI and IoT software platform for digital transformation, reported record fiscal…

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C3 IoT

May 25, 2018

Olono Named One of the Hottest Startups by Austin Chamber & SXSW

AUSTIN, Texas - May 25, 2018 - Olono, the leader in sales activity automation, was recognized as one of Austin’s most innovative startups during the 2018 A-List…

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Olono

May 25, 2018

C3 IoT Named to 2018 CNBC Disruptor 50 List

C3 IoT, the AI and IoT software platform for digital transformation, today announced it was recognized in the sixth annual CNBC Disruptor 50 list, a…

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C3 IoT

May 9, 2018

Olono Introduces Mobile Sales Activity Automation for B2B Reps

AUSTIN, Texas - May 9, 2018 - (Newswire.com) Olono, the leader in sales activity automation, today released Olono Mobile, making it easier than ever for on-the-go field…

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Olono

May 9, 2018

Clover Health Launches New In-Home Primary Care Program Supported by Genomic Testing Capabilities

Clover partners with YouScript to deliver free gene-informed medication management for in-home primary care members to reduce adverse drug interactions SAN FRANCISCO, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Clover…

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Clover Health

April 30, 2018

LeaseLock Secures $10 Million Series A Financing Round Led By Wildcat Venture Partners

Insurtech product for rental housing seeks to aggressively accelerate enterprise sales, technology integration, and execution of product roadmap LOS ANGELES, CA – April 30th, 2018…

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LeaseLock

April 30, 2018

Trendy new office perk seeks to make Bay Area more affordable

Sexy office perks like free food, gym classes and tropical retreats are so last year. These days, a growing number of companies are offering employees…

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Marisa Kendall

The Mercury News


April 23, 2018

Tom Siebel Is Both Delighted and Worried about AI

“Have you ever ridden in a self-driving car?” Tom Siebel asks me, over a lunch of grilled salmon and tuna Niçoise in midtown Manhattan. Siebel has never…

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Tiernan Ray

Barrnon's


April 10, 2018

C3 IoT and Microsoft Announce Strategic Partnership to Accelerate AI in the Enterprise

C3 IoT Platform to increase customer value, provide more intelligent business solutions with Microsoft Azure as a preferred cloud provider April 10, 2018  REDWOOD CITY,…

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C3 IoT

April 3, 2018

Why I joined GreenFig as CEO: Skilling learners for the digital economy

Businesses across the globe are struggling to keep up with the pace of change and customer demands as the digital transformation rewrites the rules on…

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Sara Leoni

GreenFig


March 12, 2018

What3Words CMO: tech companies can (and should) make money and do good

One of the biggest running jokes in tech is the ‘we want to change the world for the better’ trope coming from Silicon Valley companies.…

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Andrew London

techradar


February 20, 2018

Ritual is Adding a Social Element to Mobile Ordering

David Grossman has long wanted people to place orders at his store before they arrived, even before the technology existed to enable this to happen.…

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John Adams

PaymentsSource


February 15, 2018

This Way of Selling Online is the Future of Retail (and It’s Often Overlooked)

CREDIT: Getty Images The Internet has revolutionized shopping. Customers can now purchase whatever they'd like with a simple click of a button or tap of the…

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Tom Popomaronis

Inc


February 13, 2018

PODCAST: Billionaire Tom Siebel On How A Near-Fatal Elephant Attack Inspired His Life And Business

In 2009 Tom Siebel, the billionaire tech founder and philanthropist, was on safari in the Serengeti with his family when an elephant attacked. Siebel, who started…

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Steven Bertoni

The Forbes Interview


February 7, 2018

GreenFig is helping Bridge The Skills Gap For Veterans

Our Student Stories blog series highlights the experiences of GreenFig students currently enrolled in our Digital Marketing Science course.  Here, we’ll introduce you to several…

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GreenFig

February 1, 2018

Tuition.io helps Baby boomers increasingly interested in tuition benefits

Advisers have discovered a surprising new audience for benefits that payoff student loans: Older workers with children still in college. Due to the rising cost…

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Phil Albinus

Employee Benefit Advisor


January 24, 2018

What3Words on The Business Breakfast Podcast

Tom Blaksley, Head of Partnerships for Middle East at What3Words, explains why using a new word-based address system can complement mapping technology – and why…

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The Business Breakfast

January 18, 2018

Vlocity Receives Significant Industry Awards Recognized by Forbes, GLOTEL, Salesforce and…

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vlocity, Inc.,a leading industry cloud software company, today announced that in recent months the company and Vlocity customers…

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Vlocity

January 17, 2018

C3 IoT, an almost failed startup founded by a colorful billionaire who was trampled by an elephant, has raised another $100 million

C3 IoT has raised $100 million from investors that include U2 singer Bono and movie mogul Jeff Skoll. C3 IoT was founded by billionaire Tom…

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Julie Bort

Business Insider


January 16, 2018

tuition.io named a 2018 startup to watch by Built In LA

Built In LA's 50 Startups to Watch in 2018 tuition.io While tech companies all over LA offer a list of impressive perks, it’s becoming more evident…

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John Siegel

Built In LA


January 13, 2018

What3Words on TWIT BITS

On The New Screen Savers, Leo Laporte and Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ talk with Chris Sheldrick, Co-founder & CEO of what3words.com. His company mapped the…

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TWiT

January 6, 2018

Carrum Health is Getting Bundled Payments to Small Employers

Bundled payments may work well for large organizations with bargaining power, but they're not as easy to put in place for smaller companies. Sach Jain,…

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Rachel Arndt

Modern Healthcare


December 12, 2017

CB Insights Unveils Second Annual AI 100 Companies at A-ha!

Amplero Named to the 2018 AI 100, Highlighting Advancements in the Humanization of Brand and Consumer Relationships Through Artificial Intelligence Marketing SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/…

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Amplero

December 12, 2017

Ritual Social Ordering App Launches Nationwide in the United States

Former Google Product Leads Tackle Local Commerce in Metro Markets, Raised $57.5 Million Total in Series A from Greylock Partners and Series B from Insight…

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Ritual

December 6, 2017

Mercedes-Benz will use What3words geocoding system to help drivers navigate to any point on Earth

Mercedes-Benz has announced a new navigation feature is coming to its cars next year, one that’s designed to help drivers find their way to very…

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Paul Sawers

VentureBeat


December 5, 2017

C3 IoT CEO and Industry vet Tom Siebel: Big tech trends are a means to an AI end

Even digital transformation rookies know that big data is the guiding principal of digital business — or was, at least. Now the big data noise has largely…

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R. Danes

SiliconANGLE


December 5, 2017

Vlocity Named a Winner of the 2017 BIG Awards for Business

Vlocity Wins Case Study of the Year with TELUS in the Business Intelligence Group Big Awards for Business. This diverse industry awards program offers companies, their products, their people…

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Vlocity

December 4, 2017

What3Words named as one of The Virgin Media Business Disruptor 10

Virgin Media Business today revealed the ten most disruptive British companies, in partnership with Fast Track. Published in the 21st annual edition of the Sunday…

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Virgin Media

November 27, 2017

GreenFig Co-Founder, Cari Baldwin, named 1 of the most influential women in B2B Marketing Technology

Women are leading the game in almost every walk of life. Irrespective of the industry they work for; women have excelled because of their dedication…

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Amberlynn Adam

DataCaptive


November 13, 2017

Carrum Health Wins Harvard Business School and Harvard Medical School Health Acceleration Challenge

Photo:Evgenia Eliseeva BOSTON—Carrum Health, a San Francisco-based company offering a comprehensive bundled payment solution for employers, has been named the winner of the 2017 Health…

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Harvard Business School

November 7, 2017

Meet the Seattle 10: Hot startups transform everything from housing to food production

It’s time to meet The Seattle 10, our annual list of 10 of the most exciting and groundbreaking startups from the Seattle region. These cutting-edge…

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John Cppk & Taylor Soper

GeekWire


October 24, 2017

These 11 startups are re-inventing how money works and they’re worth more than $1 billion

Everyone likes money. But technology that handles money is what's really popular these days. The rise of "fintech," or, financial technology, has unleashed a new breed of apps, sites and…

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Becky Peterson

Business Insider


October 24, 2017

VentureBeat Selects Amplero as Top 5 Most Promising AI Technology

Amplero Head of Product, Garrett Tenold, to Speak at the VB Summit 2017 AI Innovation Showcase on Tuesday, Oct. 24 SEATTLE, Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Amplero, a…

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Amplero

Amplero, AI


October 20, 2017

Disruptor Daily Names Olono 1 of 10 Companies to Watch in 2018 AI Sales

What if we could streamline our sales, cut our bottom line, and increase our revenue? That is exactly what AI in sales aims to do.…

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Jody Hillman

DisruptorDaily


September 21, 2017

Student loan repayment as a perk? Tuition.io just scored $7M to make it happen

A painful reality facing many young Americans is the massive amounts they owe in student loans. Saddled with thousands of dollars to pay, millennials are…

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John Siegel

Built in Los Angeles


August 29, 2017

Amplero pulls in $17.5M ln Series B

Seattle-based Amplero, an artificial intelligence marketing company, has secured $17.5 million in Series B funding. Greycroft and Ignition Partners led the round with participation from return backers Wildcat Venture Partners, Seven…

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Amplero

July 11, 2017

Siebel’s Second Act: Why C3 IoT Could Be The Software Billionaire’s Biggest Score

Wincing with pain, Tom Siebel steps from behind his desk at C3 IoT headquarters in Redwood City, California, to sketch out the future of the…

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Alex Konrad

Forbes


June 29, 2017

Project Cohort raises $1.8M to help people promote their passions

Project Cohort, a personal promotions platform, today announced that it has finalized a $1.8 million Series Seed investment. The oversubscribed round was led by Wildcat…

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Project Cohort

May 31, 2017

Carrum Health Receives $6.5 Million in Seed Funding

Award-Winning Bundled Payment Platform to Expand Program Offerings SAN FRANCISCO, May 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Carrum Health, the first comprehensive bundled payment platform for employers, received…

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Carrum Health

May 12, 2017

Clover Health Receives $1.2 Billion Valuation

Clover Health, a medical insurance startup that provides Medicare Advantage plans, has closed a $130 million round of Series D financing. The company is now…

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Yuliya Chernova

Wall Street Journal Pro


April 27, 2017

Vertafore Acquires RiskMatch

Bothell, WA. – April 25, 2017 – Vertafore, the leader in modern insurance technology, today announced the acquisition of RiskMatch, a business intelligence and analytics…

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Vertifore

April 25, 2017

BendPoly Expands as GreenFig

The founders of BendPoly debuted GreenFig University, an expanded version of the two-year-old digital marketing school, today at the Marketing Nation Summit in San Francisco.…

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Kelly Kearsley

StartupBend


March 16, 2017

Health-Insurance Startup Clover Health Seeks to Join Billion-Dollar Club

Health-insurance startup Clover Health is raising about $120 million in new capital at a valuation of more than $1 billion, according to a person familiar…

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Yuliya Chernova

Wall Street Journal Pro


March 3, 2017

C3 IoT Closes New Financing at a $1.4 Billion Valuation

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- C3 IoT today announced a Series E financing round at a $1.4 billion pre-money valuation. Led by Breyer Capital, a global…

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C3 IoT

August 25, 2016

SAP is acquiring big data startup Altiscale for over $125 million

Enterprise software company SAP is acquiring Altiscale, a startup that offers a cloud-based version of the Hadoop open source software for storing, processing, and analyzing…

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Jordan Novet

VentureBeat