Two Investments in Data: Mode and PipelineDB

Two Investments in Data: Mode and PipelineDB

I recently invested in two data companies. Both are exciting startups with potential to transform huge industries, led by strong teams who understand their markets. 

What it Takes to Grow from 20 to 120 Employees

What it Takes to Grow from 20 to 120 Employees

It’s 3 a.m. and my phone vibrates. “This can’t be good,” I think, rolling over to read the one text message I never wanted to see: the AppDirect platform is down. No one has been able to use our partners’ applications for hours. And if we don’t fix it now, tens of thousands more will be locked out by morning.