Gigster and the Future of Work

It’s no secret that good engineering talent is hard to find. Diverse industries from retail and transportation to banking and insurance have one thing in common: today they are all tech companies themselves and require highly skilled software teams for mission-critical technical projects. Done well, these projects serve as a competitive advantage, done poorly they … Continue reading

Announcing our investment in Raise.me

Today we are thrilled to announce our investment in Raise.me, a mission-driven company founded to help high school students gain earlier access to college scholarship money by rewarding their achievements as early as ninth grade. Raise.me helps students prepare for college both financially and academically by incentivizing their academic and extracurricular performance, helping them  meaningfully … Continue reading

Modernizing Mortgages

Today we’re proud to announce that Redpoint has invested in Clara, an ambitious and much needed company that we think will transform the $10 trillion consumer home lending industry. Let’s face it, getting a mortgage is painful. Way more painful than it should be. As a prospective borrower, you’re already stressed about the most important … Continue reading

Viva La Revolution!

Yesterday Tastemade announced their latest round of funding of $40M.   What makes them an important company?  Tastemade is not just a digital video network delivering inexpensive, quality content to digital screens across the world.  Of course that describes some of what they do, but they are also much more. Tastemade is delivering the best  quality … Continue reading

Announcing Redpoint VI

Today we are pleased to share the news that Redpoint has closed Redpoint VI, a $400 million early stage fund. Like its predecessor funds, Redpoint VI will be invested in Seed, Series A and Series B rounds of the next generation of industry-defining consumer and enterprise startups. Redpoint was founded 15 years ago based on … Continue reading

Duo Security: Making Advanced Security Available to All

Today we are excited to announce that Redpoint is leading a growth investment in Duo Security, an emerging leader in the two-factor authentication market. Dug Song and his team have architected an enterprise security solution that is elegant, highly effective, and easy-to-use and deploy. We’re proud to back such a renowned security team expanding the … Continue reading

Backing Collective Health

I don’t like my existing health plan.  I have good coverage and access to great doctors, but I still find the overall experience to be really frustrating.  Every time a member of my family sees a medical professional, an onslaught of mail follows providing a lot of data, but very little insight.  “THIS IS NOT … Continue reading