Posts Tagged: Living Social

Revolution Growth Raises $450 Million To Fund East Coast Startups

Steve Case, Ted Leonsis and Donn Davis have just announced investor commitments totaling $450 million in the new Revolution Growth fund.  The team plans to use the money primarily to invest in East Coast companies with innovative and disruptive business models that come packed with potential for explosive growth.  Given that Leonsis and Case invested… Read more »

A Different Kind of Bubble

People in the media really want there to be a startup bubble.  People in the startup community are looking out for a bubble.  So I thought about this and decided to put some thought into what to make of this media bubble patrol.  Here it what I came up with. As far as all my… Read more »

First Social Matchbox Alum To Run Super Bowl Ad

That’s right, Living Social, a Washington, DC Social Matchbox alum from 2008 is running a Super Bowl Ad this year.  I can’t wait to check it out.  They will be running a 30 second spot. +4-19

$334+ Million In Recent Washington Area Startup Deals

The Washington area startup deal flow is really hot right.  More than $334 million in funding deals and exits have happened recently, and that is just the stuff we have heard about.  This should serve as motivation for all of the startup founders out there. Optoro Raises $1.85 Million Series A – more. SnagFlims Raises… Read more »