Shopify
Snapdeal.com
Playdom, Inc. (acq. By Disney)
Ciena
Staples
LinkedIn
Criteo
BladeLogic (acq. by BMC)
Zoosk
Millennial Media
Skype Technologies (acq. by eBay)
Cornerstone OnDemand
Kroll Bond Ratings
Stromedix (acq. by Biogen)
P.A. Semi (acq. by Apple)
Endeca (acq. by Oracle)
Hunch (acq. by eBay)
Gartner Group
VeriSign
OMGPOP (acq. by Zynga)
Yelp
Soluto
Wix
Sirtris Pharmaceuticals
Dick’s Sporting Goods
Vertica Systems (acq. by Hewlett Packard)
Reputation.com
Yodle (fka NatPal)
Verastem
Pinterest
Celtel International (acq. by MTC Kuwait)
Lifelock
Blue Nile
Twilio, Inc.
SendGrid
Teamviewer
Allscripts Healthcare Solutions
Hadapt
BroadSoft
Box
Matrimony.com
Diapers.com (acq. by Amazon)

spotlight

Twilio: Jeff Lawson

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CEO Jeff Lawson talks about Twilio's simple web service API that allows developers to build live telephony applications in minutes

Piazza: Pooja Nath Sankar

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CEO, Pooja Sankar describes the learning community platform and discusses her motivation for founding the company.

Life at Shopify

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What's it like to work at Shopify? Meet some of the team and hear why they love coming to work at Shopify each day

SendGrid - CEO Jim Franklin

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CEO Jim Franklin talks about the role of the company in the developer world, plans for the future and how success stems directly from the SendGrid family

Shopify - Talking With Tobias Lütke and Harvey Finkelstein

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CEO Tobias Lütke and Chief Platform Officer Harvey Finkelstein tell the story of what drove them to create Shopify and why it is so successful

Hunch: Chris Dixon

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CEO Chris Dixon explains how Hunch helps people make better decisions

Shopify - Talking With Tobias Lütke and Harvey Finkelstein

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CEO Tobias Lütke and Chief Platform Officer Harvey Finkelstein talk culture, Canada and the importance of listening to the customer

By The Numbers

  • 103

    years old

  • 110

    IPOs

  • $1.6B

    current fund

  • 45

    investment professionals

  • $7,500

    smallest investment

  • $66M

    largest investment

  • 2.6

    investing rounds per company

  • 26%

    of the time we lose our entire investment

  • 251

    collective years of investing experience

  • 40

    years held longest investment

  • 4

    most times we backed one entrepreneur

  • 35

    first time CEOs in portfolio

  • 7

    Offices worldwide

  • 12

    Countries home to BVP portfolio companies

  • 36%

    of current capital invested outside the US

  • 1.2M

    miles flown this year

  • 20,675

    yearly phone minutes per team member

  • 78%

    iphone

  • 14%

    Android

  • 8%

    Blackberry

  • 4,380

    startups introduced to BVP annually

  • 11,250

    meals per year with entrepreneurs

  • 7

    times we passed on FedEx

  • 1

    time we invested in a simulcast bullfight

  • 32,597

    annual emails sent per team member

  • 18.3

    terabytes of total data storage

  • 365

    gigabytes of storage per investor

  • 8.3%

    annual data growth