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My first job as a teenager was at a dress manufacturing company in a fabric mill in Lowell, Massachusetts. At the urge of my father, I worked in this factory all summer performing tasks like sweeping floors, cleaning bathrooms, and bagging...

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18/6/2015

I love the Raleigh-Durham ecosystem. There are a number of characteristics this area has that make it a fantastic place for entrepreneurs, but it’s the tightness of the community that excites me the most – Everyone is invested in everyone else’s...

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9/6/2015

And that’s a wrap! The swing of the Rise of the Rest tour through Richmond, Raleigh-Durham, Charleston, Atlanta, and New Orleans gave us a new perspective on the emerging entrepreneurial hotbeds of the American South.  Along the way the...

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12/5/2015

There are always conversations, stories, speculations, and predictions about the next “it” company that will revolutionize their industry and disrupt the disruptors. Today, I am thrilled to announce that the ...

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12/5/2015

Revolution, Google for Entrepreneurs, and UP Global have finalized our third Rise of the Rest tour: we’re heading to Richmond on May 4, Raleigh-Durham on May 5, Charleston on May 6, Atlanta on May 7, and New...

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16/3/2015

In response to the Great Recession, we have experienced some of the most significant changes to financial regulations in the history of the United States. Regulatory reforms like Dodd-Frank, Basel III, Basel II/II.5, and the Card Act, have...

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12/2/2015

When Revolution Growth announced our investment in Revolution Foods last year, we knew co-founders, Kristin Groos Richmond and...

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9/2/2015

This excellent article from the Economist really captures the history and magnitude of the opportunity.  At Revolution, we have been...

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8/1/2015

This year Revolution embarked on its first two “Rise of the Rest” road trips, centered around nine Midwest cities to celebrate the rise of entrepreneurship across the United States and meet with entrepreneurs and other leaders building these...

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30/12/2014

It was just a little more than a year ago that Steve Case, David Golden, and Tige Savage announced the close of the $200 million...

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30/12/2014

It has been a productive and memorable year. In 2014 we added Revolution Foods and Handy to our expanding Revolution Growth portfolio, and made several follow on investments in our portfolio. The team, led by Steve Case, Donn Davis, and Ted...

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30/12/2014

As we reflect back on 2014, it goes without saying that it was an excellent and rewarding one for our firm and partners, as well as a big year for the venture capital industry. According to data from the National Venture Capital Association and...

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29/12/2014

Congratulations to our own Steve Case who was recognized as one of the ‘Most Admired CEOs’ within the region last week at the Washington Business Journal’s annual recognition for the best and brightest in business. We were thrilled to also see...

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15/12/2014

This morning, one of our Revolution Growth portfolio companies announced a huge milestone – $50 million in Series C funding led by Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers (KCPB)...

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10/12/2014

Congratulations are in order for Revolution Growth portfolio company CustomInk, who was named to FORTUNE magazine’s Top Retail Workplaces! Thanks to their emphasis on keeping their 1,113 employees healthy and happy on the job, they are the only...

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21/11/2014

On Thursday, November 20th, President Obama announced a series of Immigration Accountability Executive Actions. 

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20/11/2014

Amidst the Downtown Project’s announced restructuring and round of layoffs, it felt a bit odd to be participating in Tech Cocktail’s so-deemed Celebrate Conference this month. Centered in the heart of downtown Vegas, the conference showcased the...

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20/10/2014

Last week we had the opportunity to visit five cities in five days - Madison, Minneapolis, Des Moines, Kansas City and St. Louis – for the second Rise of the Rest Road Tour celebrating growing...

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15/10/2014

In less than a week, Steve and the team will hit the road for our second Rise of the Rest Road Tour. While we put the final touches on what promises to be an epic five days, today we announced the finalists...

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30/9/2014

Last June, Steve and several members of the Revolution team hit the road for the inaugural Rise of the Rest Road Tour – a multi-partner effort to shine a spotlight on high-growth entrepreneurship in regions...

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25/9/2014

Forty trailblazing women across the Washington area were recognized this week by Bisnow Ventures as "Power Women in DC Tech", including our own Song Pak.

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10/9/2014

Yesterday was a big day in the world of mobile with Apple's highly anticipated unveiling of the iPhone 6 and the Apple Watch. Our own Ted Leonsis shares his reactions...

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10/9/2014

Today, Inc. magazine published their 33rd annual Inc. 500 | 5000 rankings and we are excited to congratulate the three Revolution Growth portfolio companies that made the 2014...

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20/8/2014

Recently the venture capital industry has been under review by critics, venture capitalists and the media, each noting how it is changing, why and what we can expect moving forward. I agree the landscape is changing - not unlike any other...

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29/7/2014

And that's a wrap! The Rise of the Rest Tour  has concluded, but we wanted to share with you the highlights from our 1,300 mile, four-city journey last month.

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23/7/2014

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