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Foundation Capital News: 2013

IN THE MEDIA:

Mouser Electronics (12/18/13)
Transphorm: First Qualified GaN HEMT Features Very Low Energy Losses

Silicon Valley Business Journal (11/18/13)
Foundation Capital's Paul Holland on Chegg IPO and the trouble with investing in ed-tech

TechCrunch (11/08/13)
The Rise of The Mobile-Born

San Jose Mercury News(11/08/13)
Twitter's IPO means 1,600 new millionaires -- and more good news for Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley Business Journal (10/01/13)
Twitter, Google vet Mitali Pattnaik joins Foundation Capital

All Things D (10/01/13)
Former Twitter Product Lead Mitali Pattnaik Joins Foundation Capital as EIR

Silicon Valley Business Journal (08/28/13)
New Foundation partner Adit Singh ready to invest in B2B tech

TechCrunch (08/27/13)
Comcast Ventures' Adit Singh Heads to Foundation Capital to Focus on Enterprise Investments

Silicon Valley Business Journal (05/06/13)
Q&A: Why Foundation's Charles Moldow is high on Big Data, LendingClub

AllThingsD.com(04/30/13)
For Y Combinator Graduates, Timing Should Be Everything

TechCrunch(04/22/13)
Meet The Greenest Home in America

TechCrunch(04/09/13)
Foundation Capital Raises $282M for Seventh Fund, Will Focus Mainly on Early-Stage Investments

Fortune (03/26/13)
Building Two Marshmallow Companies

TechCrunch (03/24/13)
Foundation Capital's Young Entrepreneur Program Lets Students Become VCs

San Francisco Chronicle (03/19/13)
Hires and Promotions - Anamitra Banerji

AllThingsD.com (02/22/13)
Why We Must Think Bigger

Silicon Valley Business Journal (02/08/13)
Twitter Ad Pioneer Looks to Shake Things up as Foundation VC

Mercury News (02/01/13)
Energy Secretary Steven Chu Steps Down

TechCrunch (02/01/13)
Ask A VC: Foundation Capital's Anamitra Banerji Talks About Twitter Ads, Becoming A VC And More

 

PRESS RELEASES:

BusinessWire (10/01/13)
Foundation Capital Names Mitali Pattnaik Entrepreneur in Residence

BusinessWire (09/06/13)
Foundation Capital Names Johnathan Ehrlich Partner

BusinessWire (08/27/13)
Foundation Capital Names Adit Singh Partner

BusinessWire (05/30/13)
Harsh Patel Joins Foundation Capital as Entrepreneur in Residence

BusinessWire (04/09/13)
Foundation Capital Closes Fund VII

BusinessWire (02/04/13)
Foundation Capital Hires Anamitra Banerji as Partner

 

Our Portfolio Company News

IN THE MEDIA:

Gigaom (12/18/13)
Transphorm: A Potentially Disruptive Electronics Startup You Should Know About: Transphorm

PandoDaily (11/29/13)
Kik: Forget Snapchat and WhatsApp for a second - Kik is the dark horse of the Internet

TechCrunch (11/22/13)
BancBox:BancBox Invest's Crowdfunding API Processes $4M Inside Three Months

TIME (11/13/13)
Chegg: Chegg, a ‘Netflix for textbooks,’ Is the Real Test of the IPO Market

Talkin' Cloud (11/12/13)
CliQr: CliQr CloudCenter Update Addresses Self-Service Features

VentureBeat (10/30/13)
Aggregate Knowledge: Neustar buys Aggregate Knowledge for  $119M to help marketers target audiences on social media

Reuters (10/22/13)
ForgeRock: Vantiv Chooses ForgeRock to Help Support Its Clients

Forbes (10/15/13)
ForgeRock: Salesforce Launches Identity - Tying Together the Complexity of the Distributed Enterprise

PC World (10/15/13)
ForgeRock: Salesforce delivers Identity to simplify herding of apps

TechCrunch (10/10/13)
DogVacay: Pet Boarding Marketplace DogVacay Fetches $15M Series B Led By Foundation Capital

TechCrunch (10/10/13)
AdRoll: Retargeting Company AdRoll Says It Has Reached A $100M Revenue Run Rate

TechCrunch (10/08/13)
Refresh: Refresh Gets $10M From Redpoint, CRV & Foundation Capital To Help You Avoid Small Talk In Meetings

CNBC (10/03/13)
Motif Investing: Motif Investing Offers Consumers a Way to Get Paid for Great Ideas video

TechCrunch (09/27/13)
Bureau of Trade: Ebay Acquires "Content Meets Commerce" Shopping Site, Bureau Of Trade, As Its Personalization Efforts Heat Up

TheNextWeb (09/24/13)
Kik: Inspiring Entrepreneurs: Ted Livingston's rollercoaster ride as CEO of hit messaging startup Kik

VentureBeat(09/10/13)
PrivateCore: PrivateCore claims top CloudBeat early-stage startup honors

CNET/CBS News (09/04/13)
NovoEd: Is Teamwork the Key to Online Courses?

Tabby Awards (08/28/13)
CloudOn: Selected Tablet apps winner, Utilities & Tools

Market Wired (08/12/13)
SilkRoad: SilkRoad Closes $16 Million in Growth Product Innovation to Support Rapid Company Growth

Business Insider(07/12/13)
Responsys: The 25 Best Tech Companies To Work For In 2013

Yahoo Finance(06/21/13)
Silver Spring Networks:DVI Selected By Modesto Irrigation District For Full Deployment Of EDGE® Grid Optimization Platform

VentureBeat (05/02/13)
Lending Club: Lending Club Shuffles Around Shareholders to Make Room for Google

TechCrunch (05/01/13)
Lending Club: Readying For An IPO, Peer-To-Peer Lending Marketplace Lending Club Raises $125M From Google and Others at $1.6B Valuation

AlwaysOn Network (04/30/13)
Zetta, MobileIron, Moxie Software, Conviva, and SilkRoad: Annoucing the 2013 OnDemand 100 Top Private Companies

ThinkJar - Esteban Kolsky (04/30/13)
Moxie Software: Moxie Tries to Change The Collaboration Game

EDN Network (04/24/13)
Jasper Design Automation: ACE Awards Lifetime Achievement: Kathryn Kranen

VentureBeat (04/22/13)
Moxie Software: Yammer Competitor Moxie makes its Service Free

Time (04/12/13)
Pocket: 50 Must Have iPad Apps

Time (04/12/13)
CloudOn: 50 Must Have iPad Apps

The Wall Street Journal (04/03/13)
Aquion Energy: Aquion's Battery-Eating CEO Gives Investors a Charge

Time.com (03/28/13)
Autogrid: Smart Power

Stryve Interview YouTube.com (03/19/13)
CliQr: Executive Forums Interview with Dave Cope - video

CliQr Blog (03/19/13)
CliQr: Setting the Standard - Benchmarking Price-Performance on the Cloud

SmartGridElectronics.Net (03/14/13)
Transphorm: Transphorm Releases Industry's First JEDEC Qualified 600V GaN-on Silicon Power Devices

CNN TV (03/13/13)
Silver Spring Networks: Silver Spring Networks IPO in New York

TechCrunch (02/21/13)
AdRoll: AdRoll Warns Against Betting Too Heavily On Facebook's Ad Exchange at the Expense of the Web

Forbes (02/21/13)
AdRoll: Facebook And the Web - A World Apart, At Least for Retargeted Ads

TechCrunch (02/21/13)
CloudOn: CloudOn 4.0 Brings Microsoft Office To Android Phones

Forbes (02/20/13)
Rearden Commerce: The Local Deals Market Version 2.0: Syndicated Commerce

CNN Money (02/14/13)
Motif Investing: Arthur Levitt joins board of stock-picking startup

Business Wire (01/29/13)
PrivateCore: Finalists Annouced for RSA Conference's Innovation Sandbox Program

SmartGridNews.com (01/29/13)
Silver Spring Networks: Silver Spring Networks smart grid strategy revealed in latest announcements

TechCrunch (01/27/13)
MobileIron: The Enterprise Cool Kids

Salesforce Blog (01/23/13)
SpringCM: AppExchange Customer Choice Award Winners 2012

WIRED Innovation Insights (01/23/13)
CliQr Technologies: The 'Right' Cloud: Beyond the Noise of Any Cloud, Multi-Cloud

 

PRESS RELEASES:

Transphorm (11/28/13)
Transphorm and Fujitsu to Integrate GaN Power Device Businesses

Silver Spring Networks (11/19/13)
Silver Spring Networks Expands Smart City Solution, Introduces New Network-as-a-Service Offering

InsideView (11/18/13)
InsideView Adds InsideView Clean™ and InsideView Target™ to Increase Database Accuracy and Marketing Campaign ROI

Interact (11/12/13)
Indianapolis Department of Public Safety Transforms Community Engagement with SafeTown™ a Cloud-Based Social Media Platform from InterAct™

ForgeRock (11/05/13)
ForgeRock Introduces the Industry's First Identity Relationship Management Platform

Silver Spring Networks (10/30/13)
Silver Spring Networks Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results

Silver Spring Networks (10/28/13)
Silver Spring Networks Selected for Citywide Smart Lighting Network in Copenhagen

Guardian Analytics (10/23/13)
Fiserv Offers Guardian Analytics for Financial Institution Clients to Secure Online Banking Channels

ForgeRock (10/15/13)
ForgeRock Announces New OEM Agreement to Deliver Salesforce Identity Connect

Silver Spring Networks (09/25/13)
Silver Spring Networks Expands Smart Grid Project with EDP Distribuicao in Portugal

Silver Spring Networks (09/24/13)
Silver Spring Networks and CPFL Energia Complete Successful First Phase of Brazilian Smart Grid and Initiate Expanded Deployment

Silver Spring Networks (09/05/13)
Jim Burns Names Silver Spring Networks' Chief Financial Officer

MobileIron (08/27/13)
MobileIron Launches Anyware, the Next-Generation Cloud Solution for Enterprise Mobility Management

InsideView (08/12/13)
InsideView Secures $19 million to Strengthen the Leadship of Its CRM Intelligence Platform

Silver Spring Networks (07/28/13)
SmartCo Selects Silver Spring Networks for New Zealand Smart Grid Deployment

CliQr Technologies (05/21/13)
Weidlinger Launches PZFlexCloud(TM) Using CliQr Technologies(TM) to Set New Standard for Finite Element Software-as-a-Service

Silver Spring Networks (05/20/13)
Silver Spring Networks Wins 2012 Product of the Year Award

Silver Spring Networks (05/15/13)
Silver Spring Networks Selected for Smart Streetlight and Traffic Signal Project in City of Paris

FreeWheel (04/30/13)
AOL, FreeWheel, and Mediaocean Partner to Connect Television Buyers with Digital Viewing

Silver Spring Networks (04/22/13)
Masers Energy and Silver Spring Networks Team on Smart Infrastructure for Malaysia

Transphorm (03/14/13)
Transphorm Releases First JEDEC-Qualified 600 Volt GaN on Silicon Power Devices

SpringCM (03/06/13)
Chuck Teuber Joins SpringCM Board of Directors