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CEO Center Stage: Amir Husain, Founder and CEO of SparkCognition

August 27 2018

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CEO Center Stage: Amir Husain, Founder and CEO of SparkCognition

Our portfolio company SparkCognition was recently named to Wall Street Journal's 2018 'Tech Companies to Watch' list. Founder and CEO Amir Husain explains what sets his company apart from other AI companies in our new blog post. 

CEO Center Stage: Sacha Labourey, CEO and Co-Founder of CloudBees

July 05 2018

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CEO Center Stage: Sacha Labourey, CEO and Co-Founder of CloudBees

Cloudbees' Sacha Labourey describes how the DevOps industry has evolved over the years and his company's recent funding round in our new entrepreneur spotlight. 

Entrepreneur Spotlight: Jonathan Evans, CEO of Skyward

April 28 2015

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Entrepreneur Spotlight: Jonathan Evans, CEO of Skyward

Get to know Skyward CEO Jonathan Evans, the latest company to join Verizon Ventures’ portfolio. 

Why We Need More VCs with Engineering Degrees

April 27 2015

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Why We Need More VCs with Engineering Degrees

There is a movement afoot that may begin to narrow the gap between funders and founders: more engineers are taking the road to venture capital. 

Top 5 Locations for Verizon Ventures Portfolio Companies

April 20 2015

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Top 5 Locations for Verizon Ventures Portfolio Companies

Innovation can’t be tied down to one single location. We list the top 5 locations of our portfolio companies, along with reasons these areas are big draws for startups. 

Investing in Virtual Reality Companies Could Soon Deliver Real Profits

April 14 2015

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Investing in Virtual Reality Companies Could Soon Deliver Real Profits

Virtual Reality has made inroads in gaming, but could soon make the jump to other facets of daily life. We explore some of the nearest-term investment opportunities in virtual reality. 

A Marathon Three Days at Launch Festival

April 10 2015

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A Marathon Three Days at Launch Festival

UAVs and how to stand out from the crowd. Here are some key takeaways from Verizon Ventures’ experience at Launch Festival. 

Corporate Venture Capital is Back… But We’re In It for the Partnership

April 02 2015

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Corporate Venture Capital is Back… But We’re In It for the Partnership

If corporations can tap into innovation by investing in startups vs. spending millions on hiring internal R&D staff, why wouldn’t they?

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