Venture Capital

RAISE IMAGE: Jerry Yang, Steve Jurvetson, Blair Si RAISE
IMAGE: Jerry Yang, Steve Jurvetson, Blair Silverberg, Howard Morgan & Stuart Roden
DATE: 06/30/2020
COMPANY: Capital
INVESTORS: AME Cloud Ventures, Future Ventures, Greycroft, Wavemaker Partners, Partech, Howard Morgan & Stuart Roden
ROUND: Seed 2
AMOUNT: $9,000,000
NOTE: Capital raised $9M from a group of investors led by AME Cloud Ventures. Founded in 2019, Capital Technologies is a provider of non-dilutive growth capital to fast-growing companies. The latest funding will be used to continue expanding the Capital Machine’s functionality.
#Capital #BlairSilverberg #JerryYang #SteveJurvetson #HowardMorgan #StuartRoden #AMECloudVentures
#FutureVentures #Greycroft #WavemakerPartners #Partech#VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Jerry Yang, Steve Jurvetson, Blair Silverberg, Howard Morgan & Stuart Roden
DATE: 06/30/2020
COMPANY: Capital
INVESTORS: AME Cloud Ventures, Future Ventures, Greycroft, Wavemaker Partners, Partech, Howard Morgan & Stuart Roden
ROUND: Seed 2
AMOUNT: $9,000,000
NOTE: Capital raised $9M from a group of investors led by AME Cloud Ventures. Founded in 2019, Capital Technologies is a provider of non-dilutive growth capital to fast-growing companies. The latest funding will be used to continue expanding the Capital Machine’s functionality.
#Capital #BlairSilverberg #JerryYang #SteveJurvetson #HowardMorgan #StuartRoden #AMECloudVentures
#FutureVentures #Greycroft #WavemakerPartners #Partech#VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Nagraj Kashyap, Dafina Toncheva, Uri RAISE
IMAGE: Nagraj Kashyap, Dafina Toncheva, Uri May, Yoav Leitersdorf & David Blumberg
DATE: 06/30/2020
COMPANY: Hunters.ai
INVESTORS: Microsoft's Venture Fund M12, Silicon Valley, U.S. Venture Partners, YL Ventures, Blumberg Capital, and Okta Ventures
ROUND: Series A
AMOUNT: $15,000,000
NOTE: Hunters raised $15M from a group of investors led by Microsoft's Venture Fund M12. Founded in 2018, Hunters is a provider of SaaS-based autonomous threat hunting solution. The company intends to employ the funds to expand its ongoing ML R&D and further allow customers to extend threat detection with best-of-breed security components. The new venture brings the company's total funding to $20.4M. 
#Huntersai #UriMay #NagrajKashyap #DafinaToncheva #YoavLeitersdorf #DavidBlumberg #MicrosoftsVentureFundM12 #SiliconValley #USVenturePartners #YLVentures #BlumbergCapital #OktaVentures #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Nagraj Kashyap, Dafina Toncheva, Uri May, Yoav Leitersdorf & David Blumberg
DATE: 06/30/2020
COMPANY: Hunters.ai
INVESTORS: Microsoft's Venture Fund M12, Silicon Valley, U.S. Venture Partners, YL Ventures, Blumberg Capital, and Okta Ventures
ROUND: Series A
AMOUNT: $15,000,000
NOTE: Hunters raised $15M from a group of investors led by Microsoft's Venture Fund M12. Founded in 2018, Hunters is a provider of SaaS-based autonomous threat hunting solution. The company intends to employ the funds to expand its ongoing ML R&D and further allow customers to extend threat detection with best-of-breed security components. The new venture brings the company's total funding to $20.4M.
#Huntersai #UriMay #NagrajKashyap #DafinaToncheva #YoavLeitersdorf #DavidBlumberg #MicrosoftsVentureFundM12 #SiliconValley #USVenturePartners #YLVentures #BlumbergCapital #OktaVentures #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Daniel Harel, David Phelps, Eyal Grun RAISE
IMAGE: Daniel Harel, David Phelps, Eyal Gruner, Jeff Crowe & Justin Borus
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Cynet
INVESTORS: BlueRed Partners, Merlin International, Norwest Venture Partners & Ibex Investors.
ROUND: Series B+
AMOUNT: $18,000,000
NOTE: Cynet raised $18M from a group of investors led by BlueRed Partners. Established in 2015, Cynet is an autonomous breach protection platform that provides a single, enterprise-grade solution for the internal network. The new funding empowers the company with the resources required to ascend its best of breed cybersecurity platform, funding planned technology advancements to further security team excellence.
#Cynet #EyalGruner #DanielHarel #DavidPhelps #JeffCrowe #JustinBorus #BlueRedPartners #MerlinInternational
#NorwestVenturePartners #IbexInvestorS #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Daniel Harel, David Phelps, Eyal Gruner, Jeff Crowe & Justin Borus
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Cynet
INVESTORS: BlueRed Partners, Merlin International, Norwest Venture Partners & Ibex Investors.
ROUND: Series B+
AMOUNT: $18,000,000
NOTE: Cynet raised $18M from a group of investors led by BlueRed Partners. Established in 2015, Cynet is an autonomous breach protection platform that provides a single, enterprise-grade solution for the internal network. The new funding empowers the company with the resources required to ascend its best of breed cybersecurity platform, funding planned technology advancements to further security team excellence.
#Cynet #EyalGruner #DanielHarel #DavidPhelps #JeffCrowe #JustinBorus #BlueRedPartners #MerlinInternational
#NorwestVenturePartners #IbexInvestorS #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Masayoshi Son, Frank Tang, Hou Jianbi RAISE
IMAGE: Masayoshi Son, Frank Tang, Hou Jianbin, Neil Shen & Hesong Tang
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Zuoyebang
INVESTORS: Tiger Global, FountainVest Partners, SoftBank Vision Fund, Sequoia Capital China, Xiang He Capital & Qatar Investment Authority
AMOUNT: $750,000,000
ROUND: Series E
NOTE: Zuoyebang raised $750M from a group of investors led by Tiger Global. Established in 2014, Zuoyebang is an online education startup that provides tutoring services for primary and secondary students. The company’s estimated value is around $6.5B after this round of raising.
#Zuoyebang #HouJianbin #MasayoshiSon #FrankTang #NeilShen #HesongTang #TigerGlobal #FountainVestPartners #SoftBankVisionFund
#SequoiaCapitalChina #XiangHeCapital #QatarInvestmentAuthority #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Masayoshi Son, Frank Tang, Hou Jianbin, Neil Shen & Hesong Tang
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Zuoyebang
INVESTORS: Tiger Global, FountainVest Partners, SoftBank Vision Fund, Sequoia Capital China, Xiang He Capital & Qatar Investment Authority
AMOUNT: $750,000,000
ROUND: Series E
NOTE: Zuoyebang raised $750M from a group of investors led by Tiger Global. Established in 2014, Zuoyebang is an online education startup that provides tutoring services for primary and secondary students. The company’s estimated value is around $6.5B after this round of raising.
#Zuoyebang #HouJianbin #MasayoshiSon #FrankTang #NeilShen #HesongTang #TigerGlobal #FountainVestPartners #SoftBankVisionFund
#SequoiaCapitalChina #XiangHeCapital #QatarInvestmentAuthority #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Henry Kravis, Ira Belsky & Andrew Hun RAISE
IMAGE: Henry Kravis, Ira Belsky & Andrew Hunt
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Artlist
INVESTORS: KKR & Elephant Partners
AMOUNT: $48,000,000
NOTE: Artlist raised $48M from a group of investors led by KKR & Elephant Partners. Established in 2016, Artlist provides a full suite of royalty-free licensed music, stock video clips, and sound effects for digital creative industries. The latest funds will be utilized to add tens of thousands of current and original stock digital assets to its platforms to satisfy demand, as well as extend into new levels of assets, either organically or through acquisitions.
#Artlist #IraBelsky #HenryKravis #AndrewHunt #KKR #ElephantPartners
#VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Henry Kravis, Ira Belsky & Andrew Hunt
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Artlist
INVESTORS: KKR & Elephant Partners
AMOUNT: $48,000,000
NOTE: Artlist raised $48M from a group of investors led by KKR & Elephant Partners. Established in 2016, Artlist provides a full suite of royalty-free licensed music, stock video clips, and sound effects for digital creative industries. The latest funds will be utilized to add tens of thousands of current and original stock digital assets to its platforms to satisfy demand, as well as extend into new levels of assets, either organically or through acquisitions.
#Artlist #IraBelsky #HenryKravis #AndrewHunt #KKR #ElephantPartners
#VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Yaniv Stern, Raziel Tabib, Oleg Verho RAISE
IMAGE: Yaniv Stern, Raziel Tabib, Oleg Verhovsky & Rob Coneybeer
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Codefresh
INVESTORS: Red Dot Capital Partners & Shasta Ventures
ROUND: Series C
AMOUNT: $27,000,000
NOTE: Codefresh just raised $27M from a group of investors led by Red Dot Capital Partners & Shasta Ventures. Founded in 2014, Codefresh specializes in software development and information technology operations tools. The organization will leverage the new funding to expand open source and enable acceleration growth and push their competitive advantage further. 
#Codefresh #RazielTabib #OlegVerhovsky #YanivStern #RobConeybeer
#RedDotCapitalPartners #ShastaVentures #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Yaniv Stern, Raziel Tabib, Oleg Verhovsky & Rob Coneybeer
DATE: 06/29/2020
COMPANY: Codefresh
INVESTORS: Red Dot Capital Partners & Shasta Ventures
ROUND: Series C
AMOUNT: $27,000,000
NOTE: Codefresh just raised $27M from a group of investors led by Red Dot Capital Partners & Shasta Ventures. Founded in 2014, Codefresh specializes in software development and information technology operations tools. The organization will leverage the new funding to expand open source and enable acceleration growth and push their competitive advantage further.
#Codefresh #RazielTabib #OlegVerhovsky #YanivStern #RobConeybeer
#RedDotCapitalPartners #ShastaVentures #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Chris Erickson, Laurent Marcel, Sunny RAISE
IMAGE: Chris Erickson, Laurent Marcel, Sunny Jain, Sean O'Sullivan & J. Craig Venter
DATE: 06/29/202
COMPANY: Sun Genomics
INVESTORS: Pangaea Ventures, Danone Manifesto Ventures, SOSV, Human Longevity & Nascita Ventures
ROUNDS: Series A
AMOUNT: $8,650,000
NOTE: Sun Genomics just raised $8.65M from a group of investors led by Pangaea Ventures. Established in 2016, Sun Genomics provides personalized probiotic solutions based on whole-genome sequencing diagnostics. Funds will foster growth in the custom probiotics market, advance scientific publications, and scale delivery of its overall gut probiotics solution. 
#SunGenomics #SunnyJain #ChrisErickson #LaurentMarcel #SeanOSullivan #JCraigVenter #PangaeaVentures #DanoneManifestoVentures
#SOSV #HumanLongevity #NascitaVentures #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Chris Erickson, Laurent Marcel, Sunny Jain, Sean O'Sullivan & J. Craig Venter
DATE: 06/29/202
COMPANY: Sun Genomics
INVESTORS: Pangaea Ventures, Danone Manifesto Ventures, SOSV, Human Longevity & Nascita Ventures
ROUNDS: Series A
AMOUNT: $8,650,000
NOTE: Sun Genomics just raised $8.65M from a group of investors led by Pangaea Ventures. Established in 2016, Sun Genomics provides personalized probiotic solutions based on whole-genome sequencing diagnostics. Funds will foster growth in the custom probiotics market, advance scientific publications, and scale delivery of its overall gut probiotics solution.
#SunGenomics #SunnyJain #ChrisErickson #LaurentMarcel #SeanOSullivan #JCraigVenter #PangaeaVentures #DanoneManifestoVentures
#SOSV #HumanLongevity #NascitaVentures #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Sundar Pichai, Mario Schlosser, @Josh RAISE
IMAGE: Sundar Pichai, Mario Schlosser, @JoshuaKushner, Vinod Khosla & Philippe Laffont
DATE: 06/26/2020
COMPANY: Oscar
INVESTORS: Alphabet, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures, Lakestar and Thrive Capital
Baillie Gifford & Coatue
AMOUNT: $225,000,000
NOTE: Oscar just raised $225M from a group of investors led by Alphabet. Established in 2012, Oscar Health is a technology-focused health insurance company that employs technology, design, and data to humanize health care. The latest funding will further advance Oscar’s approach of simplifying health care and reaching a $2B revenue base by the end of the year.
#Oscar #JoshuaKushner #MarioSchlosser #SundarPichai #VinodKhosla
#PhilippeLaffont #Alphabet #GeneralCatalyst #KhoslaVentures #Lakestar
#ThriveCapital #BaillieGifford #Coatue #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Sundar Pichai, Mario Schlosser, @JoshuaKushner, Vinod Khosla & Philippe Laffont
DATE: 06/26/2020
COMPANY: Oscar
INVESTORS: Alphabet, General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures, Lakestar and Thrive Capital
Baillie Gifford & Coatue
AMOUNT: $225,000,000
NOTE: Oscar just raised $225M from a group of investors led by Alphabet. Established in 2012, Oscar Health is a technology-focused health insurance company that employs technology, design, and data to humanize health care. The latest funding will further advance Oscar’s approach of simplifying health care and reaching a $2B revenue base by the end of the year.
#Oscar #JoshuaKushner #MarioSchlosser #SundarPichai #VinodKhosla
#PhilippeLaffont #Alphabet #GeneralCatalyst #KhoslaVentures #Lakestar
#ThriveCapital #BaillieGifford #Coatue #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Kevin Lin, Eric Wei, Will Kim & Chris RAISE
IMAGE: Kevin Lin, Eric Wei, Will Kim & Chris Farmer
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: Karat
INVESTORS: Kevin Lin, SignalFire, YC, CRV & Coatue
AMOUNT: $4,600,000
ROUND Seed
NOTE: Karat raised $4.6M from a group of investors led by Kevin Lin. Established in 2014, Karat produces better financial products for digital creators & influencers. To this point, Karat provides generous credit limits and customized rewards and perks.
#Karat #EricWei #WillKim #KevinLin #ChrisFarmer #SignalFire #YC #CRV #Coatue
#VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Kevin Lin, Eric Wei, Will Kim & Chris Farmer
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: Karat
INVESTORS: Kevin Lin, SignalFire, YC, CRV & Coatue
AMOUNT: $4,600,000
ROUND Seed
NOTE: Karat raised $4.6M from a group of investors led by Kevin Lin. Established in 2014, Karat produces better financial products for digital creators & influencers. To this point, Karat provides generous credit limits and customized rewards and perks.
#Karat #EricWei #WillKim #KevinLin #ChrisFarmer #SignalFire #YC #CRV #Coatue
#VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Steven Cohen, Alexis Ohanian, Justin RAISE
IMAGE: Steven Cohen, Alexis Ohanian, Justin Bedecarre, Garry Tan & Jake Gibson
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: @HelloOfficeInc
INVESTORS: Point72 Ventures, Initialized Capital, Founders Fund, SaaStr, Jake Gibson & House Fund
ROUND: Series A funding
AMOUNT: $20,000,000
NOTE: HelloOffice raised $20M from a group of investors led by Point72 Ventures. Founded in 2016, HelloOffice is a technology-powered commercial real estate brokerage aiding businesses seek for office space. The funds will be spent toward developing its technology platform and expanding its services to project management and workplace strategy. To date, the company has raised $27M. 
#HelloOffice #JustinBedecarre #StevenCohen #AlexisOhanian #GarryTan #JakeGibson
#Point72Ventures #InitializedCapital #FoundersFund #SaaStr #HouseFund #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Steven Cohen, Alexis Ohanian, Justin Bedecarre, Garry Tan & Jake Gibson
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: @HelloOfficeInc
INVESTORS: Point72 Ventures, Initialized Capital, Founders Fund, SaaStr, Jake Gibson & House Fund
ROUND: Series A funding
AMOUNT: $20,000,000
NOTE: HelloOffice raised $20M from a group of investors led by Point72 Ventures. Founded in 2016, HelloOffice is a technology-powered commercial real estate brokerage aiding businesses seek for office space. The funds will be spent toward developing its technology platform and expanding its services to project management and workplace strategy. To date, the company has raised $27M.
#HelloOffice #JustinBedecarre #StevenCohen #AlexisOhanian #GarryTan #JakeGibson
#Point72Ventures #InitializedCapital #FoundersFund #SaaStr #HouseFund #VentureCapital
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SALE IMAGE: Tim Cook & Zack Blum DATE: 06/25/2020 SALE
IMAGE: Tim Cook & Zack Blum
DATE: 06/25/2020
BUYER: Apple
SELLER: Fleetsmith
NOTE: Apple just acquired Fleetsmith. Founded in 2016, Fleetsmith is an intelligent device management solution that prioritizes security by automating new device setup for Macs, iPhones, iPads, and Apple TVs. The company, which has raised more than $40M in the past  will continue to market the product through their website and remain an independent company.
#Apple #Fleetsmith #TimCook #ZackBlum #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Tim Cook & Zack Blum
DATE: 06/25/2020
BUYER: Apple
SELLER: Fleetsmith
NOTE: Apple just acquired Fleetsmith. Founded in 2016, Fleetsmith is an intelligent device management solution that prioritizes security by automating new device setup for Macs, iPhones, iPads, and Apple TVs. The company, which has raised more than $40M in the past will continue to market the product through their website and remain an independent company.
#Apple #Fleetsmith #TimCook #ZackBlum #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Pierre Valade & Bernard Liautaud DATE RAISE
IMAGE: Pierre Valade & Bernard Liautaud
DATE: 06/24/2020
COMPANY: Jumbo Privacy
INVESTOR: Balderton Capital
ROUND: Series A
AMOUNT: $8,000,000
NOTE: Jumbo Privacy raised $8M from a group of investors led by Balderton Capital. Established in 2018, Jumbo Privacy is a B2C privacy and security app that shields users on iOS and Android. The company was named one of the Most Innovative Companies of 2020.
#JumboPrivacy #PierreValade #BernardLiautaud #BaldertonCapital #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Pierre Valade & Bernard Liautaud
DATE: 06/24/2020
COMPANY: Jumbo Privacy
INVESTOR: Balderton Capital
ROUND: Series A
AMOUNT: $8,000,000
NOTE: Jumbo Privacy raised $8M from a group of investors led by Balderton Capital. Established in 2018, Jumbo Privacy is a B2C privacy and security app that shields users on iOS and Android. The company was named one of the Most Innovative Companies of 2020.
#JumboPrivacy #PierreValade #BernardLiautaud #BaldertonCapital #VentureCapital
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RAISE IMAGE: Jonathan Simon, Ryan Freedman, John F RAISE
IMAGE: Jonathan Simon, Ryan Freedman, John Fagan, Nate Redmond & Ofer Yardeni
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: Doorkee
INVESTORS: Simon Baron Development, Corigin Ventures, Alpha Edison, Stonehenge NYC & Bushburg Properties
ROUND: Seed
AMOUNT: $5,700,000
NOTE: Doorkee raised $5.7M from a group of investors led by Simon Baron Development. Established in 2017, Doorkee is a digital apartment rental platform that creates a peer-to-peer market that incentivizes tenants to give proper vacancy notice. The company will use the latest funding to expand its user base, as well as develop and further build out the product so it's a perfect tool from search to contract close.
#Doorkee #JohnFagan #JonathanSimon #RyanFreedman #NateRedmond #OferYardeni
#SimonBaronDevelopment #CoriginVentures #AlphaEdison #StonehengeNYC #BushburgProperties
#VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Jonathan Simon, Ryan Freedman, John Fagan, Nate Redmond & Ofer Yardeni
DATE: 06/25/2020
COMPANY: Doorkee
INVESTORS: Simon Baron Development, Corigin Ventures, Alpha Edison, Stonehenge NYC & Bushburg Properties
ROUND: Seed
AMOUNT: $5,700,000
NOTE: Doorkee raised $5.7M from a group of investors led by Simon Baron Development. Established in 2017, Doorkee is a digital apartment rental platform that creates a peer-to-peer market that incentivizes tenants to give proper vacancy notice. The company will use the latest funding to expand its user base, as well as develop and further build out the product so it's a perfect tool from search to contract close.
#Doorkee #JohnFagan #JonathanSimon #RyanFreedman #NateRedmond #OferYardeni
#SimonBaronDevelopment #CoriginVentures #AlphaEdison #StonehengeNYC #BushburgProperties
#VentureCapital
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SALE IMAGE: Bill Newlands & Gary Vaynerchuk DATE: SALE
IMAGE: Bill Newlands & Gary Vaynerchuk
DATE: 07/01/2020
BUYER: Constellation Brands
SELLER: @EmpathyWines
NOTE: Constellation Brands has just acquired Empathy Wines. Established in 2019, Empathy Wines concentrates on delivering high quality, sustainably made wines, sold direct-to-consumer through its eCommerce platform while Constellation Brands is a producer and marketer of beer, premium wine, and spirits brands. Empathy Wines brand has sold just 15,000 cases to date (approx $3.6M in revenue) 
#ConstellationBrands #EmpathyWines #BillNewlands #GaryVaynerchuk #VentureCapital

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IMAGE: Bill Newlands & Gary Vaynerchuk
DATE: 07/01/2020
BUYER: Constellation Brands
SELLER: @EmpathyWines
NOTE: Constellation Brands has just acquired Empathy Wines. Established in 2019, Empathy Wines concentrates on delivering high quality, sustainably made wines, sold direct-to-consumer through its eCommerce platform while Constellation Brands is a producer and marketer of beer, premium wine, and spirits brands. Empathy Wines brand has sold just 15,000 cases to date (approx $3.6M in revenue)
#ConstellationBrands #EmpathyWines #BillNewlands #GaryVaynerchuk #VentureCapital
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