Entrepreneurs

Unreasonable Collective’s First Investment: A Startup Making ‘Air-Based’ Meat

In October, Unreasonable Group launched a co-investment club for accredited investors to focus on Unreasonable alumni. Called Unreasonable Collective, the club recently made its first investment—part of a $ 32 million Series A round in foodtech venture Air Protein, which uses microbe technology to produce meat from elements in the air. (The company describes it […]

Entrepreneurs

Meet George The Poet: Spoken Word Artist Partnering With Leading Investment Firm Sweet Capital

Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Linkedin George The Poet Courtesy of George The Poet Introduction Starting a business is one of the toughest endeavors one can take on, it can be a lonely journey that involves many setbacks. However, entrepreneurs are oftentimes painted as infallible superheroes by the media with the few […]

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Kleiner Perkins leads $125 million investment in Intercom, Mary Meeker joins board

Intercom, which provides various customer-facing products for online businesses, announced today that it has raised a whopping $ 125 million led by Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers. New investor GV joined existing investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures, and others in the round. This cash injection brings Intercom’s post-money valuation to $ 1.275 billion. The […]