Markets Make The Money: Sequoia Capital

After listening to Professor Doyle's discussion on venture capital, I was intrigued to watch the video of Sequoia Capital's founder Don Valentine at Stanford Business School that Professor Doyle mentioned during class. That being said, I have decided to write this blog post on Sequoia Capital, Don Valentine, and how the firm has been phenomenally … Continue reading Markets Make The Money: Sequoia Capital

Kleiner Perkins & Mary Meeker: The (Venture Capital) Future is Female

After the class last week discussing venture capital, I wanted to tie the topic in to my blog post. I have studied it in previous classes, specifically Sequoia Capital and Don Valentine, which both are exactly what come to mind in terms of venture capital. However this week, I want to discuss a rival venture … Continue reading Kleiner Perkins & Mary Meeker: The (Venture Capital) Future is Female

E-Sports: Venture Capital’s Newest Growing Market

From the beginning of modern capitalism, the professional sports industry has consistently grown and expanded to new heights. Football, baseball, basketball, and soccer teams around the world are reaching multi-billion dollar valuations. These teams have essentially endless revenue streams through jersey sales, ticket sales, corporate sponsorships, and media deals. Even some of the world's largest … Continue reading E-Sports: Venture Capital’s Newest Growing Market