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Foundation Capital News: 2012

IN THE MEDIA:

VentureBeat (12/08/12)
Why VCs see gold in energy management software

Global Choupal (11/19/12)
The Impact of Social Media on Marketing

Global Choupal (11/19/12)
As all advertising becomes digital, will there be a "Google for Brand Advertisers" ?

TechCrunch (08/01/12)
Things to Consider Before Asking Friends and Family to Invest In Your Venture

TechCrunch (07/11/12)
AdRoll Raises $15M For Ad Retargeting, Round Led By Foundation Capital

PRWeb (06/06/12)
PrivateCore Secures $2.25 Million in Seed Funding Led by Foundation Capital

TechCrunch (06/03/12)
Raising Money 101:  It's a Selling Moment - Charles Moldow

Forbes Midas List (05/15/12)
2012 Top Tech Investors - Warren Weiss

Yahoo (04/08/12)
Foundation Capital Welcomes Scott Sorochak as Entrepreneur in Residence

Vatornews (03/29/12)
Foundation Capital's Plan to Find the Next Zuckerberg

Business Journal (03/02/12)
Marketing expert Padma Rao hopes to find 'muse' at Foundation Capital

CNBC.com (03/01/12)
Clean Tech Investing Shifts, With Lower-Cost Ventures Gaining Favor

The Wall Street Journal (02/23/12)
Foundation Capital Tapping Its Own 'Social Network' To Find Start-Ups

Techcrunch.com (02/10/12) Zynga Marketing Master Padma Rao Joins Foundation Capital As An Entrepreneur In Residence

Techcrunch.com (02/06/12)
Early Twitter Product Head Anamitra Banerji Becomes an EIR at Foundation Capital

CNET (01/30/12)
Startup Secret No. 27: Brains over Background

India Abroad (01/13/12)
Ashu Garg, General Partner at Foundation Capital

 

Our Portfolio Company News: 2012

IN THE MEDIA:

TechCrunch (12/19/12)
CloudOn: After 3 Million Downloads, CloudOn 3.0 Now Bring Microsoft Office to iPhone, iPad Mini & Nexus 7

Moxie Software, Inc. (12/10/12)
Moxie Software: Moxie Software Positioned in the "Leaders" Quadrant of Gartner's Magic Quadrant for CRM Web Customer Service Applications

Interview Magazine (11/06/12)
Bureau of Trade: Bureau of Trade's Global Style

Business Wire (11/05/12)
Moxie Software: Moxie Software Partners with Microsoft

Forbes (11/01/12)
Motif Investing: An Easy ETF of Superstorm Sandy Stocks

AdRoll Blog (10/26/12)
AdRoll: AdRoll Named #1 Fastest-Growing Company in the Bay Area by SF Business Times

Business Times (10/26/12)
AdRoll: AdRoll rides 'retargeting' wave to a new future

W3 Awards (10/09/12)
Responsys: Dan Springer awarded a Bronze Stevie Aawad for Tech Innovator of the Year in the 10th Annual Business Award

W3 Awards (10/09/12)
Responsys: The Responsys Creative Services Team recognized with twelve Gold and Silver W3 awards

TechCrunch (09/26/12)
Bureau of Trade: Bureau Of Trade Raises $1.2M From Foundation Capital & Others For New Men's Shopping Site

Vending Times (09/24/12)
Cantaloupe: Leveraging Technology - Networked Machines Sell More, Cost Less in Tough Marketplace

MarketWire (09/20/12)
Zetta: Zetta.net Brings 3-in-1 Online Server Backup to MSPs and VARs With Enhanced Partner Program

SilverSpring Networks (09/18/12)
SilverSpring Networks: SSN Introduces New Load Control Solution

Business Standard (09/14/12)
Azure Power: Solar Power Catching Up With Conventional Energy

VentureBeat (09/11/12)
CiiNow: With AMD investment, CiiNow wants to push cloud gaming beyond where OnLive could take it

EMA (09/11/12)
HotLink: Enterprise Magangment  Associaties Recognizes Innovative Companies with Best of VMworld 2012 Awards

Forbes (09/11/12)
CiiNOW: CEO Ron Haberman On AMD Investment, Cloud Gaming E-Sports, and Infrastructure (video)

Virtualization (09/10/12)
HotLink: Virtualization Review Hands Out Awards at VMworld

Social Lending Network (08/31/12)
Lending Club: Lending Club Cracks $70 Million, Prosper Has a Down Month

New York Magazine (08/30/12)
Bureau of Trade: Site to Be Seen

Inc.5000 (08/21/12)
AdRoll: 2012 Ranking: Top Advertising & Marketing Companies

TechCrunch (08/17/12)
Motif Investing: Investing Vehicle For Ideas, Motif Expands To Fixed-Income Products

MediaPost (08/08/12)
FreeWheel: Online Video Ad Loads Rise by 33%, Ad Completion Rates Remain High

Bloomberg TV (08/02/12)
TubeMogul: Are Youtube Channels Bringing in Ad Bucks?

Marketing Magazine (08/01/12)
TubeMogul: TubeMogul Launching Its Video RTB Platform to Canada

Ad Exchanger (07/31/12)
TubeMogul: TubeMogul Sees More Revenue From Trading Desks

VentureBeat (07/26/12)
MarkMonitor: Brand protection startup MarkMonitor acquired by Thomson Reuters

The Next Web (07/26/12)
MarkMonitor: Thomson Reuters to Acquire MarkMonitor

MasterCard (07/16/12)
Readen Commerce: MasterCard Business Network Gives Small and Mid-Size Business the Purchasing Power of Big Business

TechCrunch (07/12/12)
Copious: Copious Raises $5 Million Series A To Build Out the eBay With A Social Backbone

Forbes (07/12/12)
CliQr: Get Ready for Cloud 2.0

All Things D (07/10/12)
FreeWheel: FreeWheel Adds Blake Krikorian to Board of Directors

PRWeb (07/10/12)
TubeMogul: TubeMogul Selected as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner

Ad Age Digital (07/02/12)
FreeWheel: ABC Television Taps FreeWheel to Make the Web More Like TV

Yahoo Finance (07/02/12)
Zetta: Eliminating Applicances in Online Backup and Recovery is Ideal for Many Environments According to Storage Switzerland

Guardian Analytics (06/27/12)
Guardian Analytics: Resources Dissecting Operation High Roller Research Report

PR Newswire (06/25/12)
Simply Hired: Simply Hired Enables One-Click Job Application to 10,000 Employers from Mobile Devices and the Web with Simply Apply

Bloomberg (06/25/12)
Aggregate Knowledge: AK Helps Brands Measure Their Facebook Performance

TechCrunch (06/21/12)
CloudOn: "Office On the iPad" App CloudOn Raises $16 Million, Is Adding Group Collaboration

Techcrunch (06/20/12)
BancBox: BancBox Debuts Its Payments Platform - You Could Build A PayPal On This

Simply Hired (06/19/12)
Simply Hired: Surpasses 30 Million Monthly Visitors and Expands Executive Team to Fuel Future Growth

TechAmerica Foundation (06/14/12)
Silver Spring Networks: Silver Spring Networks Receives American Technology Award

Forbes (06/06/12)
Revel Touch: Revel Touch is Betting the iPad Can be a Retailer's Best Friend

Bloomberg (05/30/12)
Sunrun: Sunrun May Raise $100 Million By Debt Sale

Zetta.net (05/29/12)
Zetta: Zetta.net Makes InfoStor Top 6 Vendor List for its Appliance-Free Online Backup and Recovery Solution

IRIS News (5/25/12)
Azure Power: Azure Power announces USD 70.35m financing from US EXIM Bank

Businessweek (5/23/12)
Sunrun: Sunrun Raises $60 Million to Boost Solar Installations

The New York Times (5/14/12)
Pocket (Formerly Read It Later): The New Way to Read It Later

All Things D (5/11/12)
Freewheel: Microsoft's Sneaky Success: The Xbox Is the Most Popular Video Player in the U.S.

VentureBeat (5/10/12)
CloudOn: CloudOn Brings Microsoft Office to Android tablets, Gets Google Drive Support

GIGAOM (5/08/12)
Azure Power: Azure Power's rise in the Indian solar world

PR NewsWire (5/02/12)
Tealeaf: IBM to Acquire Tealeaf Technology, Inc.

TechCrunch (4/25/12)
TubeMogul: We're Totally The Biggest In Real-Time Video Ads, Delivered 6.6B Streams In A Year

TechCrunch (4/17/12)
Pocket: Read It Later Rebrands As Free App, Pocket; Updates UI With Filters, Favorites and More

The Wall Street Journal (4/13/12)
Silkroad: Silkroad On Path To New Cash-And IPO?

CNNMoney (4/12/12)
Lending Club: Mack is Back: Wall Street's new agitator

PC World (4/11/12)
CloudOn: Can Your Software Live in the Cloud?

TIME Techland (4/11/12)
CloudOn: A Better Way to Do Microsoft Office on you iPad, for Free

Portfolio.com (4/10/12)
CloudOn: CloudOn Goes for the Full Office

VentureBeat (4/10/12)
CloudOn: CloudOn 2.0 Brings the Power of Microsoft Office To the iPad

Mashable -Tech (4/10/12)
CloudOn: CloudOn Brings Microsoft Office, Adobe Reader To Your iPad

SF Gate (4/10/12)
CloudOn: CloudOn Lifts the iPad to New Levels of Productivity with Version 2.0 of it's Popular App

TechCrunch (4/10/12)
CloudOn: MS Office App CloudOn Ramps Up Productivity On the iPad with Box and Adobe Reader Support

Wall Street Journal - Market Watch (3/22/12)
Coverity: Coverity Named 2012 CODiE Award Finalist for Best Software Development Solution

WSJ.com (3/20/12)
Averail: The Daily Start-Up

Fortune Term Sheet (3/20/12)
Averail: Venture Capital Deals

TechCrunch (3/20/12)
Averail: Averail Raises $6M To Help Enterprises Share Documents On Mobile Devices

VentureBeat (3/20/12)
Averail: Averail exits stealth, nabs $6M to improve mobile file management

San Jose Business Journal (3/20/12)
Averail: Averail Raises $6M, adds to board of directors

PEHub (3/20/12)
Averail: Averail Inks $6M from Foundation, Storm

Vator News (3/20/12)
Averail: Averail nabs $6M to secure workers that BYOD

BusinessWire (3/01/12)
Venafi: eWeek Labs Picks the 21 Hottest Security Vendors at RSA 2012 - Venafi, Booth 1653

BusinessWire (2/23/12)
Silver Spring Networks: Hitachi and Silver Spring Networks Form Global Smart Grid Strategic Alliance

SmartGridNews.com (2/16/12)
Silver Spring Networks: Silver Spring Networks signs on for ComEd's 10-year smart grid expansion

Marketwire (2/15/12)
Cantaloupe Systems: Cantaloupe Systems Partners With Unified Strategies Group to Provide Vending Operations With Seed Wireless Vending Technology

tnooz.com (2/15/12)
Rearden Commerce: Decade of Big Data worth crunching to enhance flight search

Fast Company (2/14/12)
Treehouse: The World's 50 Most Innovative Companies

Bloomberg (2/09/12)
Sunrun: Solar Brightens in U.S. as Price Plunge Spurs Startups

SF Gate (2/09/12)
Lending Club: Silicon Valley's huge economic divide

Oppenheimer (2/07/12)
Silkroad: Silkroad Closes 2011 with "Strong Momentum"

ZDNet (1/30/12)
Transphorm: Transphorm tackles the grid's energy leakage problem

City of Chicago.org (1/04/12)
Silver Spring Networks: Mayor Emanuel and ComEd Announces 2,400 Jobs will be created through $1.1 Billion Infrastructure Investment

Forbes (1/02/12)
MobileIron: 2011: The Year Mobile Figured Out IT, And Vice Versa

Forbes (1/02/12)
Moxie Software: Social Media For the Enterprise: A CEO's Best Friend

GigaOm (1/02/12)
Read It Later: Shifting reader habits Read It Later in 2011

 

PRESS RELEASES:

Silver Spring Networks (12/20/12)
Silver Spring Networks Expands Smart Energy Platform to Support Commercial and Industrial Natural Gas Customers

Responsys (10/27/12)
Responsys CEO Named Tech Innovator of the Year

Responsys (10/27/12)
Responsys Lands Twelve Awards for Creative Design Excellence

Silver Spring Networks (10/23/12)
Silver Spring Networks Extends Global Smart Grid Leadership With New Offerings for Brazilian Utilities

Silver Spring Networks (09/25/12)
Silver Spring Networks and eMeter, A Siemens Business, Partner to Accelerate Business Value for Customers

Guardian Analytics (08/13/12)
Guardian Analytics Unveils New Behavior-based Fraud Prevention Solution for ACH Transactions

Silver Spring Networks (08/10/12)
Silver Spring Networks Surpasses One Million Australian Homes and Businesses Connected with IPv6-based Smart Energy Network

Silver Spring Networks (08/01/12)
Silver Spring Networks Unveils SilverLink Cloud Services

Everyday Health (07/31/12)
Everyday Health's Multi-Brand, Multi-Platform Strategies Powers Continued Strong Growth

Silver Spring Networks (07/30/12)
Silver Spring Networks Selected by CPFL to Deploy Smart Grid Network

Silver Spring Networks (04/10/12)
AES Eletropaulo, Silver Spring Networks and Senergy/Nansen Announce Deployment of Successful Smart Grid Technology Project in Sao Paulo Community

SilkRoad (04/04/12)
SilkRoad technology receives Netexplo 2012 Award for Digital Innovation

Silver Spring Networks (03/22/12)
Silver Spring Networks Announces Its Support For Green Button Initiative

InterAct (03/14/12)
Presidio of Monterey Deploys Emergency Management/Force Protection Solution from InterAct

InterAct (02/22/12)
InterAct and JailTracker Join Forces

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