Business Insider - The $5 Billion Startup Club: The 9 Highest Valued Startups That You Should Definitely Keep An Eye On
5 of our clients were named in Business Insider's "The $5 Billion Startup Club: The 9 Highest Valued Startups That You Should Definitely Keep An Eye On" article! Riviera Partners is extremely excited to work with such amazing companies and can not wait to help in their future success! We are also working with other companies on their way to big valuations of their own. In addition, we also welcome new clients who are looking to expand their horizons with the best talent around.
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clients are listed below:
#9 Pinterest: “A visual discovery tool”
Valuation: $5 billion
#6 Palantir: “Products built for a purpose”
Valuation: $9.3 billion
#3 Dropbox: “Your stuff, anywhere”
Valuation: $10 billion
#2 Airbnb: “Welcome home”
Valuation: $10 billion
#1 Uber: “Moving people”
Valuation: $18.2 billion
As our neighbors, The San Francisco Giants, are trying to hit it out of the park for the World Series, our clients are scoring home runs!
Twilio Project Turns 2048 Into A Multiplayer Game That You Play By Text
Uber Partners With Vaccine Finder To Bring A Free Flu Shot To You
Life360 Acquires Two-Month-Old HelloWorld
Yahoo In Talks To Buy Video Ad Platform BrightRoll For Around $700M
Recurly takes $12M to end your software subscription headaches
A startup called Argyle Data has released its fraud detection software
With another great week at work, Riviera would like to thank our amazing clients! Keep up the hard work!
TC Cribs: Eventbrite’s New Bright And Shiny HQ
Cloudera now lets you manage cloud instances just like the real thing
Pivotal and EMC are betting on Spark cousin Tachyon as in-memory file system
Loggly lands $15M as it continues to push application performance
Birst, SAP Join Forces as Big Firms Move Into Business Intelligence
Even though winter is coming our clients are not cooling down. New products, partnerships, and much more this week!
Mobile Ad Startup AppLovin Acquires German Ad Network Moboqo
Google’s Conversational Search Gets Smarter, Adds OpenTable Integration
Weebly Debuts An iPad App For Building And Managing
Polyvore Gets Personalized With A New iPhone App Featuring “Just For You” Style Suggestions
Highfive Turns Any Room Into A Cloud-Based Video Conferencing Room For $799
Pinterest Curates Its Own Content With New Weekly Collections Called “Pin Picks”
With new products, funding, and much more our clients sure started October off right!
Capital One Debuts A New Mobile Wallet App, Designed To Work With Apple Pay
Houzz Raises $165M Series D Funding Round Led By Sequoia To Fuel International Expansion
JibJab Jumps Into Selfie Gifs With New Messaging App
TC Cribs: Ticketfly, Where Meetings Morph Into Impromptu Jam Sessions
Tango Music Pix Returns For Its Official Launch
Kahuna Plans To Avoid “Wrist Fatigue” With New Algorithm For Smartwatch App Notifications
It has been another exciting week for our clients! Keep up the great work!
Twilio Adds Low-Cost, Two-Way MMS Picture Messaging To Its API Cloud
‘Airbnb For Home-Cooked Meals’ Startup EatWith Raises $8 Million From Greylock
Storehouse Arrives On The iPhone
Zendesk Gets Serious About The Enterprise
The rise of Uber and the demise of taxis, in one chart
Flurry chief: Mobile gaming still has plenty of opportunity
Congrats to all of our clients doing amazing things this week! Keep up the good work!
Path Will Build An Apple Watch App, But Dave Morin Won’t Talk About Those Acquisition Rumors
PayPal’s Braintree Embraces Bitcoin, One-Touch Payments
Eventbrite’s Kevin And Julia Hartz Don’t Want To Go Public Just Yet
Credit-card data suggests Uber has far more revenue and customers than Lyft
Nest adds support for Dropcam and older home automation platforms
Service marketplace Thumbtack grabs $100M from Google Capital & others
AppNexus takes a $100 million investment and is now valued at $1.2 billion
Sequoia ponies up another $50M so Medallia can listen to more customers
Pure Storage, a startup worth $3 billion, snagged a 10-year Google veteran to be its new CFO
New products and new funding- That's whats happening in the life of Riviera's Clients this week!
Pinterest Rolls Out Messaging So Pinners Can Have Conversations Around Shared Pins
UberPool Lets You Split Uber Fares With Other Passengers Along The Same Route
Edmodo Raises $30M Round Led by Index Ventures
Path’s Dave Morin Will Hit Up Disrupt SF 2014 To Talk About How Social Has Changed