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Bloomberg Business:
Airbnb Hires Blackstone's Tosi as CFO of Home-Sharing Network   —  Airbnb Inc. hired Blackstone Group LP's Laurence Tosi as chief financial officer of the home-sharing startup, filling a position left vacant since Andrew Swain departed last year.  —  “L.T.'s expertise in hospitality and finance …
Jul 24, 2015, 10:40 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
Airbnb Overhauls Service for Business Travelers   —  The room-rental site has attracted 250 companies so far  —  Marc McCabe has become a familiar name among people working in human resources departments around Silicon Valley.  When it's time to compile travel expenses for the month, McCabe …
Jul 20, 2015, 12:55 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Dropbox hits 400M registered users, but company still struggles with sales strategy and lacks stability within executive ranks as rivals catch up   —  Dropbox Is Struggling and Competitors Are Catching Up  —  Dropbox CEO: We Have 400 Million Users and Growing  —  Dropbox made itself a household name by giving away cloud storage.
Jun 24, 2015, 6:45 PMIn context
Bloomberg Business:
Leaked Lyft presentation to investors reveals estimated $130M revenue in 2014; company spends $530 marketing per driver and 22 passengers in SF   —  Leaked Lyft Document Reveals a Costly Battle With Uber  —  The startup also describes its rival as having an “anti-social culture”
Apr 30, 2015, 2:00 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg Business:
Visual Supply Co, maker of photo editing and sharing mobile app VSCO Cam, raises $30M Series B   —  Fancy Photo App Startup VSCO Raises $30 Million More  —  The application has more than 20 million monthly active users  —  The most popular brand-related hashtags on Instagram don't belong just to Nike …
Apr 25, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context
Eric Newcomer / Bloomberg:
Report: VCs invested $48.3B in US startups in 2014, the most since 2000   —  Venture Funding of U.S. Startups Last Year Was Most Since 2000  —  The money spigots for U.S. startups opened last year to their widest since the peak of the dot-com boom in 2000.
Jan 19, 2015, 12:30 PMIn context

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