Posts Tagged ‘Lerer Ventures’

From San Francisco, Branch Goes Back To NYC

Branch, makers of an all-new conversation platform, will be heading back to New York along with a new team member, Obvious Corporation’s Jason Goldman, after spending some time in San Francisco. Branch aims to turn monologues into dialogues and improve the way netizens exchange ideas online. The company, founded only six months ago in New [...]


Lerer Ventures Preps $25M For Seed Funding

The family duo of Ken and Ben Lerer (father and son, respectively) have much to be proud of. Not only are they neck deep in the raging, pulsating Big Apple tech scene, but their earnest venture in broad VC-ing is pretty prosperous. Lerer Ventures was launched in 2010 by the dad and son duo who [...]


4Chan Founder Christopher Poole Joins Lerer Ventures

Former teenage wunderkind Christopher Poole, who also goes by the name Moot, has just hopped aboard Lerer Ventures as an adviser whose sole task is to scout for talent. Poole, founder of 4Chan and Canvas Networks, will be putting his considerable experience as an underground web developer to good use when he’s tasked with giving the [...]