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Erin Griffith / Fortune:
An overview of proposals on what the VC industry can do to minimize sexual harassment including: zero-tolerance policies, codifying expectations, transparency   —  While the rest of America watched fireworks and ate BBQ, the citizens of Startup Land spent the July 4th holiday weekend glued …
Jul 5, 2017, 9:30 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
3D mapping startup Carmera, which uses delivery fleets to collect data, raises $6.4M led by Matrix Partners   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter on deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  The biggest problem preventing our self-driving future from becoming a self-driving reality is, naturally, humans.
Jun 8, 2017, 4:50 AMIn context
Fortune:
Sources: home design firm Houzz is raising as much as $500M Series E at a valuation of more than $5B   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter on deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Houzz, an online platform for home remodeling and design services …
Apr 19, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Sources: Roku in advanced discussions to raise $200M at a post-money valuation of ~$1.5B   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Sign up here.  —  Roku is in advanced discussions to raise at least $200 million in new funding …
Feb 24, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
3D printing startup Desktop Metal raises $45M Series C from GV, BMW, and Lowe's, valuing the startup at $305M pre-money   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Subscribe here.  —  Two years after it was created, Desktop Metal …
Feb 6, 2017, 6:20 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
How the AppDynamics-Cisco deal came together at the last minute during the startup's IPO roadshow, aided by M&A firm Qatalyst, which worked largely on its own   —  This article first appeared in Term Sheet, Fortune's newsletter about deals and dealmakers.  Subscribe here.
Jan 25, 2017, 12:45 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
As the list of SV startup scandals grows, entrepreneurs' “fake it till you make it” ethos garners continued scrutiny from reporters, while investors defend bets   —  As the list of startup scandals grows, it's time to ask whether entrepreneurs are taking “fake it till you make it” too far.
Dec 28, 2016, 1:35 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Leaked e-mail: Alphabet donated $30M worth of employee holiday gifts like Chromebooks and phones to charity   —  The employee perks at Google are legendary, and they've always included an over-the-top holiday gift for every employee.  In the past, the company has surprised its 70,000 employees …
Dec 9, 2016, 1:05 PMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
BuzzFeed buys e-commerce startup Scroll; founder Ben Kaufman now leads BuzzFeed Product Lab, which is turning its NY office into a physical store to test ideas   —  Two years ago, Ben Kaufman, then-CEO of well-funded consumer product startup Quirky, delivered one of the most awkward, and candid …
Nov 22, 2016, 8:35 AMIn context
Erin Griffith / Fortune:
Nikesh Arora talks about his resignation, tenure at SoftBank, working with Masayoshi Son, and how he already sold his SoftBank stake to Son at a small loss   —  Nikesh Arora shocked the business world two years ago when he jumped from his role as Google's chief business officer to SoftBank SB …
Jun 26, 2016, 1:10 PMIn context

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