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The Upside FM

The rise of platform in venture capital with Lerer Hippeau's Stephanie Manning

Monday, January 14th 2019

Director of Platform Stephanie Manning joins the Upside podcast to discuss the role of platform and post-investment support and services.

CNBC

These 9 retail brands are the ones to watch in 2019

Sunday, January 6th 2019

2019 is going to be a big year of transformation in retail. With Glossier, MIRROR, and Rockets of Awesome among the companies to watch.

CNBC

Startup or corporate giant? How to decide what kind of employer fits you

Tuesday, January 8th 2019

Lerer Hippeau Partner Graham Brown weighs in on how to know if you should work for a startup.

Fortune

How Zipline delivery drones are saving lives in Rwanda

Monday, January 7th 2019

Having already founded Silicon Valley–based drone startup Zipline, Keller Rinaudo had discovered its mission. “Zipline could build the other half of that system and save the majority of those people’s lives,” he says.

The New York Post

The best and worst meal-prep delivery services in 2019

Tuesday, January 8th 2019

Hungryroot named as the "best timesaver" on a new list of top meal-prep delivery services.

From the blog

Paths into Venture Capital: Decoding the VC Platform role

Wednesday, January 16th 2019

By Stephanie Manning, Director of Platform In this series, “Get a job in VC,” we’ll cover how to break into the venture...

How to survive a market scare: 3 Lessons from Social Sentinel’s comeback

Monday, January 14th 2019

Social Sentinel Founder Gary Margolis. By: Natalie Sportelli, Content & Brand Manager In this series, “How I Built it,” we’ll cover how founders...

Please welcome Block, a one-size solution for any size bathroom renovation

Wednesday, January 9th 2019

Photo: Block Renovation Meet Block Renovation, the latest addition to Lerer Hippeau’s portfolio. HQ: New York Cofounders: Luke Sherwin and Koda Wang The problem: A bathroom...

Please welcome CAMP, a first-of-its-kind family experience store combining products and play

Tuesday, December 18th 2018

Meet CAMP, the latest addition to Lerer Hippeau’s portfolio. HQ: 110 5th Ave, New York Founder: Ben Kaufman The problem: The toy store model of...

The 2018 Lerer Hippeau Gift Guide

Monday, December 17th 2018

Looking for some last-minute gift ideas? Join our team as we go shopping around Soho and visit some of our favorite brands’...