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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BI $5B ClubOur amazing

clients are listed below:

#9 Pinterest: “A visual discovery tool”

Valuation: $5 billion

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#6 Palantir: “Products built for a purpose”

Valuation: $9.3 billion

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#3 Dropbox: “Your stuff, anywhere”

Valuation: $10 billion

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#2 Airbnb: “Welcome home”

Valuation: $10 billion

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#1 Uber: “Moving people”

Valuation: $18.2 billion

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Client News This Week

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

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Uber Partners With Vaccine Finder To Bring A Free Flu Shot To You

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Life360 Acquires Two-Month-Old HelloWorld

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Yahoo In Talks To Buy Video Ad Platform BrightRoll For Around $700M

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Recurly takes $12M to end your software subscription headaches

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A startup called Argyle Data has released its fraud detection software

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Client News This Week

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

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Cloudera now lets you manage cloud instances just like the real thing

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Pivotal and EMC are betting on Spark cousin Tachyon as in-memory file system

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Loggly lands $15M as it continues to push application performance

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Birst, SAP Join Forces as Big Firms Move Into Business Intelligence

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Client News This Week

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

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Google’s Conversational Search Gets Smarter, Adds OpenTable Integration

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Weebly Debuts An iPad App For Building And Managing

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Polyvore Gets Personalized With A New iPhone App Featuring “Just For You” Style Suggestions

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Highfive Turns Any Room Into A Cloud-Based Video Conferencing Room For $799

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Pinterest Curates Its Own Content With New Weekly Collections Called “Pin Picks”

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Client News This Week

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

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Houzz Raises $165M Series D Funding Round Led By Sequoia To Fuel International Expansion

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JibJab Jumps Into Selfie Gifs With New Messaging App

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TC Cribs: Ticketfly, Where Meetings Morph Into Impromptu Jam Sessions

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Tango Music Pix Returns For Its Official Launch

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Kahuna Plans To Avoid “Wrist Fatigue” With New Algorithm For Smartwatch App Notifications

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Client News This Week

While the Rivi team was working hard in the office and on the "Rollin' With Riviera" event, our clients were having another stellar week!

Eventbrite Now Has An All-In-One App For Event Organizers Called Neon

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Expa Brings On Hooman Radfar, AddThis Founder, As San Francisco EIR

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Groupon Doubles Down On Its DIY Deal Builder, Racks Up 25k Offers

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Jiff Raises $18 Million Series B To Make Employers’ Digital Health Programs More Personalized

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AppNexus Raises $25M From Ad Giant WPP

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HotelTonight Pivots Beyond Same-Day Booking As Competition Heats Up

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Business Goals Platform BetterWorks Leaves Stealth With $15.5M Led By KPCB

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Client News This Week

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

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‘Airbnb For Home-Cooked Meals’ Startup EatWith Raises $8 Million From Greylock

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Storehouse Arrives On The iPhone

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Zendesk Gets Serious About The Enterprise

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The rise of Uber and the demise of taxis, in one chart

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Flurry chief: Mobile gaming still has plenty of opportunity

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Client News This Week

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

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PayPal’s Braintree Embraces Bitcoin, One-Touch Payments

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Eventbrite’s Kevin And Julia Hartz Don’t Want To Go Public Just Yet

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Credit-card data suggests Uber has far more revenue and customers than Lyft

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Nest adds support for Dropcam and older home automation platforms

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Client News This Week

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

Client News This Week

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

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UberPool Lets You Split Uber Fares With Other Passengers Along The Same Route

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Edmodo Raises $30M Round Led by Index Ventures

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Path’s Dave Morin Will Hit Up Disrupt SF 2014 To Talk About How Social Has Changed

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