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The Startup Hookup: Company Matches Perfect Co-Founders

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A lot of founders out there are looking for their significant others. No, we’re not talking about love among the cubicles. We mean the search for a co-founder - someone to share your dreams, frustrations and late-night microwave popcorn. If you’re a single founder, this is crucial. You need...
The Startup Hookup: Company Matches Perfect Co-Founders

Square Is Filled With Former Apple Designers, And It's Starting To Feel Like Apple (AAPL)

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Square has hired a lot of former Apple designers, and its culture is becoming similar, according to a former Apple employee close to the situation. According to LinkedIn, 19 Square employees used to work at Apple. Only Google has fed more people to Square -- 31 at last count....
Square Is Filled With Former Apple Designers, And It's Starting To Feel Like Apple (AAPL)

In Two Weeks: Inside Network and SmartRecruiters' Network Get Work happy hour

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Come join Inside Network and SmartRecruiters in November for happy hour. Our “Network, Get Work” event brings together job seekers and companies in the social media and tech industry. Whether you’re interested in joining tech start-ups or global firms in the Bay Area, recruiting for top social media talent, or...
In Two Weeks: Inside Network and SmartRecruiters' Network Get Work happy hour

Path CEO Dave Morin Joins Eventbrite Board

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Path co-founder and CEO Dave Morin is joining the board of the event ticketing startup Eventbrite, the company is announcing today. The news of the appointment follows what has been, so far, quite a busy year for the startup, which has now sold 60 million tickets, and is expanding globally...
Path CEO Dave Morin Joins Eventbrite Board
SoRewarding Rebrands, Gets Half-Bought, Launches Deals & Events Platform That Lets You Give Back

Nice guys, Finnish first: join us for a TNW / ArcticStartup Helsinki Meetup on 13 December

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Hold on to your lingonberries, folks. On the evening of Thursday 13 December, The Next Web will be hosting an inaugural Helsinki meetup in partnership with our friends from ArcticStartup (also see their blog post here). Too lazy to read the rest of this announcement post? You can just go...
Nice guys, Finnish first: join us for a TNW / ArcticStartup Helsinki Meetup on 13 December
About face: Event platform Splash takes off, causing VCs to eat their words

SideTour, New York’s peer-to-peer experience marketplace, unveils its new social platform

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Want to learn about New York’s best donuts or take a look at Brooklyn Treasury’s silkscreen studio? What about a tequila tour with legendary bartender Phil Ward? With SideTour, a peer-to-peer marketplace of marketable serendipity, you can do all that and more. The New York City based startup opens a window into someone’s world...
SideTour, New York’s peer-to-peer experience marketplace, unveils its new social platform
Funding Daily: 'The startup is you!'

How To Marry Your Cofounder And Not Kill Your $200 Million Startup (Or Each Other) In The Process

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Kevin and Julia Hartz have been married for five and a half years. They've been running Eventbrite, a ticketing startup worth ~ $200 million, for five years. "We knew we wanted to start a business together before we lived together," Julia tells us. She and Kevin, Eventbrite's President and CEO...
How To Marry Your Cofounder And Not Kill Your $200 Million Startup (Or Each Other) In The Process

With $50m still in the bank, Eventbrite targets Europe

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Last year the ticket sales startup Eventbrite went out looking for money and came back smiling, with a bumper $50 million from Tiger Global in its pocket. Now the company has finally revealed exactly what it’s going to do with the money: go international, and in a big way. I...
With $50m still in the bank, Eventbrite targets Europe

GeekWire Meetup is Feb. 13: Fireside chat with Tableau CEO Christian Chabot

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Christian Chabot Tableau Software CEO Christian Chabot bluntly told me in an interview seven years ago that his young 25-person software startup would be “the next billion-dollar company from Seattle.” Bold words. But fast forward to today, and Chabot is well on his way to fulfilling that promise. Tableau now...
GeekWire Meetup is Feb. 13: Fireside chat with Tableau CEO Christian Chabot

Announcing the 2011 Crunchies Awards winners

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Ah, the Crunchies Awards; the glitz, the glamour, the tech innovation. This awards show gathers the best and brightest startups and tech companies from 2011 to celebrate their achievements and amazing technology. VentureBeat, GigaOm, and TechCrunch hosted the event, which took place Tuesday night at the glamorous Davies Symphony Hall in San...
Announcing the 2011 Crunchies Awards winners
PandoMonthly Los Angeles with NastyGal's Sophia Amoruso, the full interview

f8 Registration: Now Open

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We are opening registration today for f8, Facebook's conference where developers and entrepreneurs collaborate on the future of personalized and social technologies. We hope you will join us on April 21st, 2010, at the Concourse at San Francisco Design Center for a day of learning about the latest Facebook technologies...
f8 Registration: Now Open

Eventbrite Passes $1.5B In Sales, 1/3 Of It In The Last 9 Months

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Champagne corks are a-flyin’ this morning at Eventbrite, where the online event ticketing company is about to announce that they’ve just sold their 100 millionth ticket. All in all, that works out to $1.5 billion in gross ticket sales, up from a total of $1B sold by June of last...
Eventbrite Passes $1.5B In Sales, 1/3 Of It In The Last 9 Months

Eventbrite Funding Slows Its IPO Chase

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Eventbrite Inc., an event ticketing company, has raised $60 million from two investors, making it the latest example of a startup to raise significant private late-stage funding that puts off an initial public offering. San Francisco-based Eventbrite had sparked expectations of an imminent IPO when it said earlier this month...
Eventbrite Funding Slows Its IPO Chase

Amiando Founder Departs After Earn-Out, As Eventbrite Eyes-Up European Growth

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Well, that’s that. Prominent German entrepreneur Felix Haas, who started ticketing company Amiando and sold it to XING (Germany’s LinkedIn), has finished his earn-out period and is, as the phrase goes, out of here. Speaking exclusively to TechCrunch from Le Web London, he said “I’m going to fly planes for...
Amiando Founder Departs After Earn-Out, As Eventbrite Eyes-Up European Growth

Mail.ru Yanks Domestic Ads From ICQ

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Mail.ru’s DST may have spent $187.5 million taking ICQ off AOL’s hands, but it’s in no rush to make a direct return on the veteran IM service. The group has announced that it is pulling advertising out of ICQ for the first time since it was added in 1999....
Mail.ru Yanks Domestic Ads From ICQ

TicketForEvent Raises $3M From New VC Abele Ventures To Take On Eventbrite and Cvent In Online Ticketing In Europe

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Make way for another online ticketing startup, this one coming at the market by way of Eastern Europe. TicketForEvent, a London-based B2B online ticketing site with most of its operations in Russia, Ukraine and Turkey, has raised $3 million, which it will use to expand its business in the region,...
TicketForEvent Raises $3M From New VC Abele Ventures To Take On Eventbrite and Cvent In Online Ticketing In Europe

Apple's Passbook gains more traction as Airbnb, Eventbrite and McDonald's hop on board

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As one of the many new features in iOS 6, Apple’s Passbook app launched quietly, with a small number of high-profile brands and businesses supporting it. It was given another noticeable boost after McDonalds updated their apps to include Passbook functionality. For Apple, having the three companies on board is a significant development; Airbnb...
Apple's Passbook gains more traction as Airbnb, Eventbrite and McDonald's hop on board

Eventbrite raises a fresh $60M, but it's still in no rush to go public

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Eventbrite may look like a company on the verge of an IPO, but the company’s latest bit of financing shows it’s quite content with staying private. Eventbrite has raised a fresh $60 million in funding, thanks to T. Rowe Price and Tiger Global. While it’s a bit strange that a late-stage company...
Eventbrite raises a fresh $60M, but it's still in no rush to go public

Eventbrite unveils At The Door Card reader, turns iPads into ticketing terminals

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Square may see the iPad to as an excellent retail tool, but Eventbrite thinks Apple's tablet a box office boon, which is why it created the At The Door app and card reader solution. Eventbrite's a self-service ticketing platform and its new dongle, which connects via Apple's 30-pin connector,...
Eventbrite unveils At The Door Card reader, turns iPads into ticketing terminals

The 2012 Digital 100: Companies In A-Z

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1. 10gen 2. 360Buy 3. AddThis 4. Airbnb 5. Alibaba 6. AppNexus 7. Apptio 8. Aricent Group 9. Automattic 10. Bloomberg 11. Box.net 12. Break Media 13. CafeMom 14. Conduit 15. Coupang 16. Coupons.com 17. Craigslist 18. Criteo 19. Datapipe 20. Dropbox 21. eHarmony 22. Etsy 23. Eventbrite 24. Evernote...
The 2012 Digital 100: Companies In A-Z

Eventbrite CEO Kevin Hartz shares how startups can make their own luck by watching for colossal shifts

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Speaking on stage at The Next Web Conference 2013 in Amsterdam, Eventbrite co-founder and CEO Kevin Hartz gave a talk on finding luck through a combination of preparation and opportunity. Hartz, also an angel investor in major tech companies like PayPal, Airbnb and Pinterest, focused on both PayPal and YouTube as...
Eventbrite CEO Kevin Hartz shares how startups can make their own luck by watching for colossal shifts
Instagram's Kevin Systrom Takes "Founder Of The Year" At The 2012 Crunchies
Crittercism gets funding to send real-time crash reports to app developers

Eventbrite report sees social event sharing revenue rise by 81% as Twitter leads the way

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Back in 2010, Eventbrite the event planning service, published one of the first reports that identified the revenue impact of social sharing. At the time there were few resources that measured the links between social activity and monetary returns. In 2010, the report showed that there is indeed money to...
Eventbrite report sees social event sharing revenue rise by 81% as Twitter leads the way

Online Ticket Sales Startup Eventbrite Passes $1 Billion In Total Sales

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Eventbrite has become the go-to platform for selling tickets online. And it’s announcing a major milestone to prove it today: It’s sold more than $1 billion tickets in total. For Eventbrite, the milestone also highlights some accelerating growth. It took nearly two years — from January 2009 to December 2010...
Online Ticket Sales Startup Eventbrite Passes $1 Billion In Total Sales
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