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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

ecoSpears Completes $2 Million Seed Round

Posted on: February 12th, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
ecoSpears, our portfolio company with a focus on PCB pollution remediation using NASA developed SPEARS technology, has just completed a $2 million seed round. Altogether, there were two investors in this round, ourselves at Kirenaga and the EIA Soci ... Read Full Article

Rise of the Rest Tour Comes to Orlando

Posted on: February 1st, 2019 by Kirenaga Partners
Former AOL Chairman and CEO is bringing the Rise of the Rest VC investment tour to Orlando! This means that Orlando based startups will have the opportunity to compete in a high-profile case competition with notable VC investors for substantial publi ... Read Full Article