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It's raining cash in Rain City: More than $140M invested in Seattle startups in 30 days

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It’s shaping up to be a very good holiday season for Seattle area startups. At a time when many are preparing to carve the turkey, several Seattle area companies have stuffed their bellies with substantial rounds of cash. Consider this: In the past 30 days, $142 million has flowed into...
It's raining cash in Rain City: More than $140M invested in Seattle startups in 30 days

Best of Startup Day: Angel investor Dave McClure -- don't do a startup you idiot!

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; and many others. It’s going to be an informative and...
Best of Startup Day: Angel investor Dave McClure -- don't do a startup you idiot!

Zulily taps ex-Zumiez exec as CFO

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Marc Stolzman must like the letter “Z.” Last week, Stolzman notified Zumiez that he planned to resign as CFO of the retailer, effective September 14th. The SEC filing announcing the departure didn’t say where he was going, but now we’ve learned that he’s landed the CFO gig at fast-growing daily...
Zulily taps ex-Zumiez exec as CFO

Startup Day: Founding, funding, design, culture, biz dev and more on the agenda

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We’re a little more than a week away from Seattle 2.0 Startup Day, Sept. 22 in Bellevue. This annual event, presented by GeekWire for the first time this year, is a chance for established entrepreneurs and aspiring startup leaders to learn the ropes from veterans in a series of talks...
Startup Day: Founding, funding, design, culture, biz dev and more on the agenda

Startup Day: More great speakers, last chance for early bird

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Today we’re excited to announce several new speakers for Seattle 2.0 Startup Day, the one-of-a-kind entrepreneurial boot camp to be presented by GeekWire on Sept. 22 in Bellevue. And a quick reminder: Early bird rates for the conference end tomorrow, so be sure to grab your tickets now. This annual...
Startup Day: More great speakers, last chance for early bird

Two More Reasons to Sign Up for Startup Day

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GeekWire is gearing up for Startup Day, coming up Sept. 22 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, and we have some new details to share about this definitive one-day conference for tech entrepreneurs. The main attraction is the line-up of killer keynoters, from Box CEO Aaron Levie to zulily’s Darrell Cavens, Kickstarter...
Two More Reasons to Sign Up for Startup Day

Best of Startup Day: Twilio's Jeff Lawson on how to make money with SAAS

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; and many others. It’s going to be an informative and...
Best of Startup Day: Twilio's Jeff Lawson on how to make money with SAAS

Daily deal site Zulily raises $85 million from Andreessen Horowitz, tops 10M members

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Fast-growing daily deal site Zulily has pulled in an additional $85 million in venture capital financing, cash that the Seattle company plans to use to bolster its position in selling books, clothes, toys and other items for babies and kids. The company also announced that it has topped 10 million...
Daily deal site Zulily raises $85 million from Andreessen Horowitz, tops 10M members
Red Tricycle, A Digital City Guide For Parents, Raises $1.5 Million From Bob Pittman And Others
Zulily's Darrell Cavens on developing a clear focus

Startup Day: Get hands-on advice from VCs, designers and lawyers

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You may have already seen the great speaker lineup on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, including Box co-founder Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; Dwellable CEO Brenda Spoonemore and many others. We’re certainly looking forward to hearing war stories from these entrepreneurial vets, sharing tips, insights and maybe even a...
Startup Day: Get hands-on advice from VCs, designers and lawyers

Best of Startup Day: Tony Wright on picking a startup idea

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer  Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; and many others. It is going to be an...
Best of Startup Day: Tony Wright on picking a startup idea

Flash Sales Site For Moms, Zulily Raises $85M From Andreessen Horowitz; Valued At $1B

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Zulily, a private-sale shopping site targeted at ‘busy moms’ and their kids, has raised $85 million in Series D funding led by Andreessen Horowitz. Fortune reported that the site, which launched in 2009, was valued at $1 billion. This brings Zulily’s total funding to $139 million. The daily deals site,...
Flash Sales Site For Moms, Zulily Raises $85M From Andreessen Horowitz; Valued At $1B

Video: Live from Startup Day

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It’s Startup Day! GeekWire is excited to carry on this Seattle-area tech tradition, featuring a full day of talks from entrepreneurial veterans to help mastering key steps of the startup process. More than 300 people are joining us here at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, with lots of great conversations...
Video: Live from Startup Day

Best of Startup Day: What is convertible debt and how does it work?

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; and many others. It’s going to be an informative and...
Best of Startup Day: What is convertible debt and how does it work?
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Introducing Startup Day: Top entrepreneurs provide a roadmap for success

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We love telling the stories of startups here at GeekWire, chronicling the ups and downs that take place along the entrepreneurial voyage. Heck, we’re living that voyage ourselves as newbie entrepreneurs, and I know GeekWire wouldn’t be where it is today without the guidance, insights and lessons of other top...
Introducing Startup Day: Top entrepreneurs provide a roadmap for success

Tech Moves: Vernon out at Zulily; Microsoft hires FTC attorney who slammed Google; and more

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Less than a year after arriving at fast-growing Seattle daily deal startup Zulily, chief financial officer Michael Vernon has left the company, GeekWire has learned. Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens confirmed the news, but declined to discuss the specifics around the departure. Vernon joined Zulily last May from Big Fish Games,...
Tech Moves: Vernon out at Zulily; Microsoft hires FTC attorney who slammed Google; and more

Best of Startup Day: Todd Hooper on finding customers

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; and many others. It is going to be an informative...
Best of Startup Day: Todd Hooper on finding customers

Best of Startup Day: Keith Smith on how to avoid failure

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Editor’s Note: We’ve got a fantastic lineup of speakers on tap for GeekWire’s Startup Day, taking place Saturday, Sept. 22nd at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Among the entrepreneurs on the agenda are Box CEO Aaron Levie; Zulily CEO Darrell Cavens; BigOven founder Steve Murch and many others. It’s going to...
Best of Startup Day: Keith Smith on how to avoid failure
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