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Fast Company

Glossier’s top-secret new brand, Glossier Play, is here

Monday, March 4th 2019

It’s the first of many new brands Glossier plans to spin out, as it sets its sights on a larger piece of the $445 billion cosmetics industry.

CNBC

As Gen Z shuns traditional media, content creators bring TV where they live — YouTube (Brat, Crypt TV)

Saturday, March 2nd 2019

The average member of Gen Z spends about 3.4 hours a day online watching videos. Here's how Brat and Crypt TV are making headway.

Bloomberg

Where Lerer Hippeau is finding investment opportunities

Monday, March 4th 2019

Lerer Hippeau Managing Director Eric Hippeau discusses Lyft Inc.'s planned initial public offering and the venture capital firm's investment strategy with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."

60 Minutes

Girls in tech: Confronting the middle school cliff (littleBits)

Sunday, March 3rd 2019

Educators know that girls' interest in computers science wanes in middle school. But why? And how can they prevent it?

From the blog

Please welcome Small Door, a tech-enabled veterinary practice built on transparency

Wednesday, March 20th 2019

Meet Small Door, the latest addition to Lerer Hippeau’s portfolio. HQ: New York City Cofounders: Josh Guttman and Florent Peyre The problem: Worth nearly $200...

Please welcome Fi, a smart GPS dog collar for modern pet owners

Thursday, March 14th 2019

Meet Fi, the latest addition to Lerer Hippeau’s portfolio. HQ: Brooklyn Cofounders: Jonathan Bensamoun and Loren Kirkby The problem: About one-third of the more...

Founders and VCs share 6 tips for spending your early-stage capital

Wednesday, March 13th 2019

Founders and VCs share 6 strategies for spending your early-stage capital In this series, “Founder’s Field Guide,” we’ll tackle topics that...

Please welcome Ingenuity Brands, a brainfood brand for growing kids

Thursday, March 7th 2019

Meet Ingenuity Brands, the latest addition to Lerer Hippeau’s portfolio. HQ: San Francisco Founding team: Jonathan Wolfson and Mark Brooks The problem: According to...

What’s in a role: Mollie Chen, VP of Brand and Customer Experience at Hungryroot

Thursday, February 28th 2019

By Amanda Mulay, Senior Talent Manager In this series, “What’s in a role,” we ask portfolio company leaders about their career paths,...