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Bob Goodman is a Partner at Bessemer Venture Partners.
Amit Karp, a Partner in BVP’s Israel office, focuses on investments in Israel and Europe.
2U, Inc. delivers online college degree programs to students globally. The company went public in March 2014 (NASDAQ: TWOU).
August is a virtual home automation company. Its lead product is the August Smart Lock that allows users to provide home access using virtual keys. August was acquired by ASSA ABLOY in November 2017.
Online wealth management solution that provides users with an easy way to invest.
BigBasket is India's largest online grocery store.
Billguard is a personal-finance security service powered by collective consumer vigilance. In October 2015, Billguard was acquired by Prosper Marketplace.
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 backed the company at every stage and in June 2017, Blue Apron went public (NYSE: APRN).
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.
Candid Co. provides consumers with straighter teeth using a clear aligner system for at-home treatment that is hassle-free and affordable.
ChinaEdu is the leading for-degree education service provider in China working in partnership with non-profit educational institutions in the post-secondary and K-12 segments. ChinaEdu listed on the Nasdaq in 2007 (NASDAQ: CERU).
A consumer password management application and secure digital wallet.
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.
Fabric Technologies is a mobile life insurance broker that makes the process of getting coverage quick and easy.
Fiverr is a market place for small services with starting prices at $5.
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.
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.
KnowMe is a video creation and sharing platform.
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).
LivSpace is a personalized home design and décor marketplace for homeowners in India and Southeast Asia.
Semantic web company. Mashlogic was sold to Groupon in 2013 an asset acquisition.
Matrimony.com is an Indian online match making website. The company listed on the public markets in September 2017.
MealPal is a monthly lunch subscription service that provides users with delicious, affordable lunches from nearby restaurants.
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.
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).
OMSignal is a Montreal-based wearable technology business.
Otonomo is developing an automotive data exchange service for connected and autonomous vehicles.
Periscope is a social media app for livestreaming experiences founded in February 2014. Two months later, Bessemer provided seed capital to fund development of the app. In January 2015, the company was acquired by Twitter and the app launched two months later.
Periscope Data is developing analysis and visualization software that empowers SQL data analysts to do their job better.
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 Disney in 2010.
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).
Raise.com is an internet marketplace for buying and selling gift cards and store credits.
Renoviso, a provider of home renovation services, has redefined the home improvement project experience.
Reputation.com has a world-class team of technologists and researchers focused on helping people control their lives online.
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).
Snapdeal.com is India's largest e-commerce marketplace.
Stayglad is an India-based beauty services platform providing salon-like experiences at home.
Swiggy is a Bangalore, India based food ordering and delivery company that uses a curated list of restaurants and ensures an exact delivery time.
Travel Triangle is an India-based travel marketplace connecting travelers with local travel agents.
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)
Viva Republica is the developer of Toss, the leading peer-to-peer payment solution and financial services application in Korea.
An advertising-supported platform for developing and hosting community-based wikis.
Winc is a customized subscription wine delivery service that bottles wines directly from the vinyards, making discovering new wines cheaper, easier and approachable.
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).
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)
An online community linking lenders and borrowers.