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KIRENAGA OBSERVATIONS: Lyft Off?

Posted on: April 15th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Two weeks ago, the ride-sharing company Lyft had its IPO - raising more than $2 billion with a $20+ billion market cap. Since then, Lyft's stock price has declined by 16% while the overall market has risen. But here’s the deal: investors who th ... Read Full Article

Violet Defense Garners Attention of Innovation & Tech Today

Posted on: April 11th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Innovation & Tech Today has published an article acknowledging the potential of Violet Defense to revolutionize cleanliness. Specifically recognized is how Violet Defense's proprietary Surface and Air Germ Elimination (S.A.G.E.) technology can not on ... Read Full Article

Former Twitter CFO Joins Plenty Team

Posted on: March 15th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Mike Gupta, who helped Twitter go public in 2013 as CFO, has joined the Plenty executive team in that role. His previous experience also includes stints at Yahoo, Docker Inc., and Zynga (where he also contributed to IPO efforts.) Mike has substa ... Read Full Article

Yale Endowment Allocation to Venture Capital Approaches 20%

Posted on: March 11th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
The Yale endowment, one of the largest of its kind and pioneer of the alternative investment heavy strategy now so popular across the industry, has increased its allocation to venture capital to 19% as of June 2018. This continues a trend of increase ... Read Full Article

Conscious Content Plans Multi-Part Series on ecoSPEARS

Posted on: February 15th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Conscious Content has begun work on a documentary series on ecoSPEARS and their mission to clean up waterways of PCB's. A rundown of the project, together with a first clip, are accessible on their website. If you would like to learn more, then ... Read Full Article