We are hiring an events manager

Redpoint Ventures is hiring a detail-oriented events manager with 1-3 years of experience to coordinate our series of community events. As a critical member of our team, this individual will spend 80-90% of his or her time managing event details in order to create a valuable experience for our portfolio companies. This is a tactical … Continue reading

Our investment in AppZen

Transforming the enterprise through AI and delivering an experience that is “freakin’ awesome” Thanks to advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) we’re at an inflection point in the evolution of enterprise software. Early applications of AI in the enterprise are starting to deliver on the promise of helping companies automate, analyze and act on insights to … Continue reading

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

Welcome Alex Bard

I am thrilled to announce that Alex Bard is joining Redpoint as a partner and early stage investor. I personally got to know Alex in 2011 when he was raising capital for his company Assistly.  Over the last 6 years, we have witnessed Alex’s commitment to building companies based on integrity and conviction, his passion … Continue reading

The Twenty Minute VC with Scott Raney

I got to chat with Harry Stebbings on the 20 Minute VC Podcast. Check out the episode here. We covered a range of topics including: Why it’s good that startup funding has been down six quarters in a row, and what this means for startups trying to raise How the decision-making process works best for … 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

Introducing Astro

When my former Zimbra co-founders told me they were ready to start another company, I knew I had to work with them again. This is a team who knows how to build successful companies. Their pitch of using AI to kill information overload while connecting the dots inside the enterprise sealed the deal. I’ve spent … Continue reading