Tag Archive: DFJ Gotham

  1. Amanda-Steinberg
    by Angie Chang

    DailyWorth CEO and Founder Amanda Steinberg Raises Additional $1 Million Funding

    New York-based entrepreneur Amanda Steinberg nabs an additional $1 million in funding in an additional Series A raise led by DFJ Gotham.

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Financial media company DailyWorth announced this week that they have raised an additional $1 million in Series A funding led by DFJ Gotham. Previously, the company founded by Amanda Steinberg raised $2 million in Series A last year.

    Having been a programmer at many venture-backed NYC startup companies in her twenties, Amanda learned what makes an Internet startup successful: “a clear, simple revenue model; scalable technology; and a valid problem in a large market to solve.”

  2. JoyMarcus
    by Angie Chang

    DFJ Gotham Ventures Partner Joy Marcus Will be Live Judging The PITCH SF 2013 Startup Competition On February 14

    Joy Marcus, a Partner at DFJ Gotham Ventures, will be a live judge at the Women 2.0 Conference on February 14, featuring the 10 women-led startups pitching live for PITCH SF Startup Competition!

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Women 2.0 welcomes early-stage venture capitalist Joy Marcus (all the way from New York City) to the live judging panel for the PITCH SF 2013 Startup Competition, a part of the Women 2.0 Conference on February 14 in San Francisco.

  3. blog_2012-07-11_10am_pickie
    by Angie Chang

    Pickie, The Shopping App For iPads And Co-Founded By CEO Sonia Sahney Nagar, Raises $1M Seed Funding In NYC

    “The world’s first personalized shopping magazine” announces raising $1M seed funding today and launches iPad app.

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Pickie, a personalized shopping magazine available on the iPad app store starting today, raised a million dollars from DFJ Gotham, Betaworks, Liberty City Ventures, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, MESA+ and several angel investors including Jon Steinberg, David Tisch, Lars Albright, Andy Miller and Eric Stein.

  4. women2.0_pitch
    by Angie Chang

    VCs Joy Marcus, Charlie O’Donnell And David Tisch Judging Women 2.0 PITCH NYC Startup Competition (November 14)

    Joy Marcus of DFJ Gotham, Charlie O’Donnell of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures and David Tisch from BoxGroup are judging Women 2.0 PITCH NYC Startup Competition on November 14, 2012. Get your ticket now!

    By Angie Chang (Co-Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Women 2.0)

    Vying for top prize, PITCH NYC 2012 Startup Competition finalists will be competing for $25,000 in cash, a prized investor meeting with Marc Andreessen and a host of startup-friendly services.

    Today we are announcing the first three judges joining us for PITCH Startup Competition (Nov. 14 in NYV) – Charlie O’Donnell (Partner, Brooklyn Bridge Ventures), David Tisch (Managing Partner, BoxGroup) and Joy Marcus (Venture Partner, DFJ Gotham).

    Here’s some background on the investors who will be joining us on November 14 in New York: