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  1. RPT-UPDATE 1-ISS sides against two Tesla directors, backs split of Musk's rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Reuters

    ... has been on leave from Tesla's board since November when he also resigned from venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) amid an internal DFJ probe into sexual harassment allegations made against him, which he denied. ISS wrote Tesla's ...

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  2. Tesla Shareholders Urged to Separate Chairman's Role From MuskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | News Max

    ... has been on leave from Tesla's board since November when he also resigned from venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) amid an internal DFJ probe into sexual harassment allegations made against him, which he denied. ISS wrote Tesla's ...

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  3. ISS sides against two Tesla directors, backs split of Musk's rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | Daily Times

    ... has been on leave from Tesla's board since November when he also resigned from venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) amid an internal DFJ probe into sexual harassment allegations made against him, which he denied. ISS wrote Tesla's ...

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  4. More trouble at Tesla amid calls to unseat Elon Musk as chairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... been on leave from Tesla's board since November when he also resigned from venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) amid an internal DFJ probe into sexual harassment allegations made against him, which he denied. ISS wrote ...

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  5. Maisonette Closes $15 Million Series A Round Of Funding Led By NEARead the original story

    Wednesday May 16 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... whose investments include The Honest Company, Dollar Shave Club and Casper, and John Fisher of Draper Fisher Jurvetson are new investors in this round. Additional investors returning to participate in the round include Thrive Capital, an early ...

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  6. A Tesla board member was ousted from his venture capital firm amid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... sexual misconduct allegations led him to resign as managing director of his venture capital firm, Draper Fisher Jurvetson. "We are concerned by the fairly extraordinary length of Mr. Jurvetson's leave of absence," proxy firm Glass Lewis said in a ...

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  7. View Press ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Business Wire

    ... helping publishers increase yield through actionable insights. Investors in the company include Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Gotham Ventures, New Atlantic Ventures (NAV), Patricia Industries, Updata Partners and VantagePoint Capital Partners. The ...

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  8. The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, who started Theranos when she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... cholesterol. Holmes started raising venture capital money for Theranos from prominent investors like Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Larry Ellison. To date, Theranos has raised more than $700 million. Holmes took investors' money on the condition that ...

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  9. Crypto Corner: Nasdaq Makes #Crypto Moves, Market Drops and Intelligence Squared Debates #BitcoinRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 25 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... and CEO of tZero and Tim Draper, venture capitalist and founder of Draper associates and Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Against the motion was Eric Posner, law professor at the University of Chicago, and Gillian Tett, the U.S. managing editor of the ...

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  10. The rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, who started Theranos when she...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... cholesterol. Holmes started raising venture capital money for Theranos from prominent investors like Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Larry Ellison. To date, Theranos has raised more than $700 million. Holmes took investors' money on the condition that ...

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  11. Why We're Seeing Bitcoin Price Predictions of $100,000 and HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Money Morning

    ... into that price neighborhood even faster if venture capitalist Tim Draper, founder of the VC firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson, is right. Last week, Draper predicted Bitcoin would reach $250,000 by 2022. That's a gain of more than 3,000% in just four ...

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  12. Daily Briefing, April 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | SFGate

    Venture capitalist Tim Draper says bitcoin, currently at $7,884, will reach $250,000 in four years. The Draper Fisher Jurvetson founder threw a Block Party last week at his Draper University in San Mateo, closing streets downtown to extoll the virtues of cryptocurrency, the San Mateo Daily Journal and Fortune reported.

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  13. at the HELMVenture and Conquer on Finian TanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Business Times

    ... on they argued with me, the investment value would go up and I got frustrated.'' IN 2000, he joined Draper Fisher Jurvetson, becoming the founding partner of its Asia operations. It was at this time that he discovered Baidu, then a fledgling search ...

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  14. ICYMI: #DeleteFacebook, Virgin Galactic's spaceship, USA TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | SFGate

    ... after Lorin Stein resigned under a cloud of harassment allegations. Steve Jurvetson , who left Draper Fisher Jurvetson in a messy split late last year, is starting his own firm, Recode reported. Jurvetson confirmed the creation of Future Ventures , ...

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  15. Lab-grown meat: Ita s about to be whata s for dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | New York Post

    ... million in funding that included stakes from Bill Gates, Richard Branson and venture-capital firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Atomico, the Wall Street Journal reported. Justin Whitmore, executive vice president of corporate strategy and chief ...

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  16. Is a lab-grown hamburger what's for dinner?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | MarketWatch

    ... million in funding that included stakes from Bill Gates, Richard Branson and venture-capital firms Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Atomico, the Wall Street Journal reported . Justin Whitmore, executive vice president of corporate strategy and chief ...

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  17. PulsePointa Acquires Vitality Ad Lab to Expand Programmatic Health Advertising Footprint in EuropeRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2018 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... helping publishers increase yield through actionable insights. Investors in the company include Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Gotham Ventures, New Atlantic Ventures (NAV), Investor Growth Capital, Updata Partners and VantagePoint Capital Partners. ...

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  18. Animal-free meat, dairy firms raise fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Chemical and Engineering News

    ... Last year, Memphis raised $17 million in a first round of funding, led by venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Memphis Meats says it hopes to bring its products to market in 2021. But first it must lower production costs from about $20,000 ...

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  19. Arkansas-based Tyson invests in lab-grown meatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | NWAonline

    ... Richard Branson and Cargill Inc. They participated in a $17 million fundraising effort led by Draper Fisher Jurvetson, a venture capital firm. Cargill did not disclose its stake with the company. Memphis Meats will use those funds for continued ...

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  20. Travis Kalanick and Arianna Huffington at Uber weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... down from the boards of Tesla and SpaceX as well as his partner position at venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson in the wake of sexual harassment allegations. His 2018 did not kick off much better, with Axios reporting that he had hosted a ...

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