Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Newswire

Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.

Results 1 - 20 of 472 in Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

  1. The Trump administration delayed a rule meant to help people...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    On July 11, the Department of Homeland Security delayed the International Entrepreneur Rule , six days before it was set to go into effect, until March 14. The DHS had approved the Obama-era rule, intended to make it easier for foreign entrepreneurs to create companies in the US, in January. Steve Blando, the public-affairs officer of the DHS's Citizenship and Immigration Services, told Business Insider the delay was meant to ensure the rule complies with President Donald Trump's executive order on border security .

    Comment?

  2. What's behind the tech industry's toxic masculinity problem? Inside the Valley of the BrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    ... sexual-harassment lawsuit against her former employer, Silicon Valley venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, which she lost in 2015. The most recent scandals have also ignited debate within the tech community north of the border, ...

    Comment?

  3. Internet Trends Report: Five ITSM TakeawaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Data Center Knowledge

    ... of consumer applications. Every year, Mary Meeker, a partner at venture capitalist firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, produces a report on global internet trends. And this year's narrative, like all others, is extremely sought out by technology ...

    Comment?

  4. Business | 10 Realities Every Business Needs to Know About the State of Media in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Go Local

    ... consulting group), and Sprout Social, a social media measurement firm. Meeker joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in December 2010 and each year she releases the most critical study of the state of the internet. Prior to KPCB, she headed ...

    Comment?

  5. Coursera Partners With AXA to Bring World-Class Learning into the WorkplaceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... and 4 online master's degrees. Coursera is backed by leading venture capital firms such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, New Enterprise Associates, GSV Capital, International Finance Corporation, Laureate Education Inc. and Learn Capital.

    Comment?

  6. Desktop Metal Closes $115 Million in Series D FundingRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 16 | Venture Capital Access Online

    ... Lowe's, Lux Capital, Vertex Ventures, Moonrise Venture Partners, DCVC Opportunity, Tyche, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Shenzhen Capital Group (SCGC) and Saudi Aramco. According to Ric Fulop, CEO and co-founder of Desktop Metal, the funding will ...

    Comment?

  7. Penguin Holds Book by Doerr, Tech CEO Amid Harassment SuitRead the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | The Washington Post

    ... holding publication of "Measure What Matters," written by Duggan and Doerr, chairman of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and board member at BetterWorks. "We and the authors have agreed to defer publication of Measure What Matters at the present ...

    Comment?

  8. Death by overfunding: the demise of fitness tracker firm JawboneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | South China Morning Post

    ... market. Top-tier venture capital firms Sequoia, Andreessen Horowitz, Khosla Ventures, and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, and then sovereign wealth fund the Kuwait Investment Authority, invested hundreds of millions of dollars into Jawbone, ...

    Comment?

  9. Google launches Gradient Ventures to invest in AIRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 12 | PE Hub

    ... team by Google engineering director Ankit Jain and Shabih Rizvi , a former partner from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers . DON'T MISS OUT! Meet new and diverse managers in private equity, venture capital and real estate at the third Emerging Manager ...

    Comment?

  10. VC-backed Hixme recruits Wells as national sales VPRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 12 | PE Hub

    ... president of sales at Cloud4Wi and ex-SVP of global sales at Certona . Hixme is backed by Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Rosemark Capital and Propel Venture Partners. AGOURA HILLS, Calif., July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Hixme, a high-tech innovator ...

    Comment?

  11. It's About Time: Recruiters Are Screening Candidates With Text InterviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | RecruitingBlogs.com

    ... for doing this is simple: According to a report on Internet trends by venture-capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, only 12 percent of Millennials prefer to use the phone for business communications. However, 45 percent prefer to chat ...

    Comment?

  12. Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Real Men Might Get Made Fun OfRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 11 | The New York Times

    ... woman of color trying to foment change in Silicon Valley, first at the venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, which she sued for gender discrimination, and later as the chief executive of Reddit, a position she resigned after what ...

    Comment?

  13. Tesla the latest tech firm to face sexual harassment accusationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | New York Post

    Tesla on Wednesday found itself the latest tech company to deal with accusations that its bro culture is making life difficult for some women at the company. One female employee of the electric car maker told executives at a recent town-hall meeting that sexual harassment was a problem and that some parts of its manufacturing floor is a "predator zone."

    Comment?

  14. China's Crazy for Bike-Sharing, and Advertisers Are Tapping Into ThatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 4 | Advertising Age

    ... that can be parked anywhere. There are several dozen companies competing in the sector. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker's Internet Trends Report said the bikes' user numbers have been doubling from month to month; as of March, ...

    Comment?

  15. VC Aileen Lee just offered some very specific advice to female founders looking for fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | TechCrunch

    You are about to activate our Facebook Messenger news bot. Once subscribed, the bot will send you a digest of trending stories once a day.

    Comment?

  16. Billion Dollar Unicorns: Looker Counts on Big Data Analytics - Sramana MitraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 3 | Sramana Mitra on Strategy

    ... raised from investors including CapitalG, First Round, Geodesic Capital, Goldman Sachs, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, PivotNorth Capital, Redpoint, and Sapphire Ventures. Its last funding round was held earlier this ...

    Comment?

  17. It's no longer the women who are resignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | MetaFilter

    Two years ago, Ellen Pao lost her discrimination lawsuit against VC firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Many women in the startup world became discouraged about speaking out about their experiences, but that has changed radically.

    Comment?

  18. Tech women speak frankly on sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | The Times of India

    ... in recent years. In 2015, Ellen Pao took her former employer, the prestigious venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, to trial for allegations of gender discrimination, leveling accusations of professional retaliation after spurned sexual ...

    Comment?

  19. Silicon Valley Women, in Cultural Shift, Frankly Describe Sexual HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 30 | The New York Times

    ... in recent years. In 2015, Ellen Pao took her former employer, the prestigious venture firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, to trial for allegations of gender discrimination, leveling accusations of professional retaliation after spurned sexual ...

    Comment?

  20. Sexual harassment scandal shakes insular, influential venture capital worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | USA Today

    ... lawsuit that Ellen Pao unsuccessfully brought against prominent venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers put the spotlight on the scarcity of women and minorities and entrenched patterns of gender bias in the profession. But the climate ...

    Comment?