Marijuana has been legalized for recreational use in several U.S. states. That, along with states that allow its medical use, has created an industry budding with potential and lighting up with VC investment. We sifted through the industry and showcased some marijuana-focused startups and investors here.
PitchBook's founder and CEO John Gabbert took time to pen a post on the duty of the founder to not only maximize investor return but also build a fundamentally strong business able to 'hunker down for the long haul.' Find out what else John had to say.
Journalist-turned-VC Michael Arrington isn't listed on CrunchFund's latest SEC filing for a new $30 million vehicle. Read about why that's a big deal and find out about other journos who have made the jump.
What's all the fuss about? VC deals took a bit of a hit in 1Q compared to 4Q deal count, but what happened to capital invested during that time period? Some data providers are calling it a 25% drop in cap invested; here's what really happened.
Cleantech was once considered the next frontier for technological advancement, but after slower than expected growth, interest in the space has tapered. The industry has, however, raised about $20.9 billion in the past six years. Here are the most active VCs during that time.