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Sunil Nagaraj is a Vice President with Bessemer Venture Partners.
2U, Inc. delivers online college degree programs to students globally. The company went public in March 2014 (NASDAQ: TWOU).
Adap.tv is an online video advertising exchange operator and serves as a platform for video ads and networks. In 2013, Adap.tv was acquired by AOL (NYSE: AOL).
Online wealth management solution that provides users with an easy way to invest.
BigBasket is India's largest online grocery store.
A personal-finance security service powered by collective consumer vigilance.
Blue Apron makes incredible home cooking easy and fun with a subscription grocery service that delivers original recipes and fresh ingredients to customers nationwide. BVP was eager to support our and former Bessemer colleague, Matt Salzberg, with seed capital to build Blue Apron. We've continued to back the company at every stage.
Pioneering online retailer of diamonds and fine jewelry. Blue Nile has grown to become the largest online retailer of certified diamonds and fine jewelry. Internet Retailer Magazine reports Blue Nile is bigger than the next three largest online jewelers combined. The company went public in 2004 (NASDAQ: NILE).
Provides an on-line marketplace for small to mid-sized businesses to purchase products ranging from phone systems to payroll services.
Leading for-degree education service provider in China working in partnership with non-profit educational institutions in the post-secondary and K-12 segments.
ClearSlide is a sales communications platform that helps sales professionals to be more strategic and effective in their presentations, emails, and in-person meetings.
A customized subscription wine delivery service that makes discovering new wines easy and approachable.
The world leader in personalized retargeting technology for more than 1200 major online retailers worldwide, driving billions of dollars in post-click sales. The company went public in October 2013 (NASDAQ: CRTO).
Helps businesses outsource repetitive tasks to the cloud, providing access to the labor source and back-end quality control.
Delivery Agent is the leader in shopping-enabled entertainment by redefining how products SeenOn™ or related to entertainment content are catalogued, sold and measured online.
Diapers.com is a leading Internet retailer of baby products. The company is operated by Quidsi which was acquired by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) in April 2011.
Enjoei is a Brazilian marketplace for used apparel.
First major toy retailer on the Internet; carried over 275 brands, as well as unique and obscure toys made by specialty manufacturers.
Fiverr is a market place for small services with starting prices at $5.
Flat World Knowledge is the world's leading publisher of openly-licensed college textbooks. Since Spring of 2009, their books have been used at over 2,000 schools in 44 countries.
Provided total solutions for Web-advertising campaign management.
Provides a comparison platform to help customers find affordable health insurance.
Goal.com is the world's leading Web site for soccer fans. In February 2011, it was acquired by Perform Group plc.
The first on-line, job-search and human-resources management service.
Hunch personalizes the internet by helping users to share and discover great recommendations about all sorts of topics. Acquired by eBay in 2011.
Hungama.com is the leading on-demand digital entertainment destination, serving audio, video & movies to South Asians across the world through streaming and download services.
India's first electricity trading platform.
An online-news service that operated NewsEdge.
Technology company based in NYC that uses concept-level data to create uniquely personalized learning plans, allowing educators to tailor their content to the exact needs of individual students.
KupiVIP is a leading e-commerce company in Russia.
Life360 develops mobile safety applications for individuals and families.
LinkedIn operates the world's largest professional network. BVP funded LinkedIn in 2006 and supported the company as it grew. The company went public in May 2011 (NYSE:LNKD).
LiveAuctioneers is an online marketplace for the auction of art, antiques and collectibles.
LivSpace is a personalized home design and décor marketplace for homeowners in India and Southeast Asia.
Matrimony.com is an Indian online match making website.
Provides mobile-advertising solutions to advertisers, publishers and mobile operators. Millennial Media went public in March 2012 (NYSE: MM).
Milo is a local shopping Internet service that lists in-store product inventory at over 50,000 stores in real-time. It was acquired by eBay in 2010.
Mindbody delivers business management software as a service to the wellness industry, including fitness, yoga, Pilates, salons, spas and martial arts businesses. In June 2015, Mindbody went public (NASDAQ: MB).
MyHeritage is an online service for building family trees, conducting genealogy research and connecting with distant family members.
OLX operates a global online classifieds and auction service focused primarily on non-US markets. In August 2010, it was purchased by Naspers.
Makers of the iPhone game Draw Something, downloaded over 30 million times, OMGPOP is an innovative web and mobile social game developer. In March 2012, OMGPOP was acquired by Zynga (NASDAQ: ZNGA).
A full-service, e-commerce technology and distribution partner. It designs, builds, and manages e-commerce Web sites on a completely outsourced basis.
Piazza is a free social learning network for students and instructors.
Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool that helps you discover and save creative ideas. Their mission is is to help people discover the things they love, and inspire them to go do those things in their daily lives. In early 2011, BVP led the Pinterest Series A and we've continued to support them at every stage.
Playdom wants to entertain everyone, everywhere, through the world's best social games. Acquired by Disnesy in 2010.
The first venture-backed Internet Service Provider.
The leading provider of home-networking software and services.
Quidsi owns and operates Diapers.com (baby care), Soap.com (health, beauty and household essentials), BeautyBar.com (prestige beauty), Wag.com (pet products) and YoYo.com (toys). In April 2011, it was acquired by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN).
Provides domain-name registration and related Internet services.
Reputation.com has a world-class team of technologists and researchers focused on helping people control their lives online.
Founded in August of 2014, Scratch connects consumers with a network of shopping experts who help find amazing gifts, home decor, clothes and more -- for free. With their mobile and web apps, the invite-only service seeks to build a fundamentally better e-commerce search experience, making it easy for consumers to discover amazing products and brands from the overwhelming choices the internet offers.
Shopify provides e-commerce software to SMBs. The company went public in May 2015 (NYSE: SHOP; TSX: SH)
Developed a centralized service that protects consumers from Web-based security threats.
A global, peer-to-peer, Internet-communications service.
Smilebox allows users to do "creative messaging" and delivers a new medium for communication that is unparalleled in its ability to convey mood, thought and emotion. In August 2011, it was acquired by Incredimail Ltd. (NASDAQ: MAIL).
Smule creates applications for the iPhone. Smule’s mission is to connect the world through music.
Snapdeal.com is India's largest e-commerce marketplace.
Soap.com makes life easier for everyone by delivering essential products without the time and hassle of shopping at a physical store. Soap.com is operated by Quidsi which was acquired by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) in April 2011.
Developed a revolutionary approach to improving PC performance. In November 2013, Soluto was acquired by Asurion.
SweetLabs is an app distribution platform that helps developers reach millions of new customers, and enables device manufacturers to monetize and differentiate their products through real-time app recommendations on Windows and Android devices.
Teamviewer is the world's most downloaded and fastest growing remote support solution for consumers and SMBs. In 2010, Teamviewer was merged with diversified SMB Software company, GFI. It was then sold to Permira in 2014.
Early provider of residential-broadband, Internet service.
Truaxis provides personalized recommendations to help consumers save money on everyday services. In September 2012, Truaxis was acquired by MasterCard (NYSE:MA).
Twitch is the world’s leading social video platform and community for gamers.In 2014, Twitch was sold to Amazon for ~$1 billion. (NASDAQ: AMZN)
The company was acquired by Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) in September 2014.
Was the largest independent Internet Service Provider in the United Kingdom.
In 1996, BVP participated in an expansion round of Verio, a global ISP. Two years later, Verio went public (NASDAQ:VRIO), and was acquired by NTT (NYSE: NTT) in 2000.
The leading provider of trusted infrastructure services to Web-site owners, enterprises, service providers and individuals.
An advertising-supported platform for developing and hosting community-based wikis.
Wix.com is a cloud-based development platforms that makes it easy to develop a web or mobile presence. In 2007, Bessemer became the first institutional investor and continued to support Wix through its IPO in 2013 (NASDAQ: WIX).
Xtime is the leading cloud-based Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and scheduling platform for automotive manufacturers and dealer service departments. Xtime was acquired by Cox Automotive in November 2014.
Yelp was founded in San Francisco in July 2004 to connect people to great local businesses. In 2005, we became Yelp's first institutional investor. Yelp went public in March 2012. (NYSE: YELP)
Zoosk.com is a leading online dating company that learns as you click in order to pair you with singles with whom you're likely to discover mutual attraction.
An online community linking lenders and borrowers.