Congratulations are in order for Revolution Growth portfolio company CustomInk, who was named to FORTUNE magazine’s Top Retail Workplaces! Thanks to their emphasis on keeping their 1,113 employees healthy and happy on the job, they are the only Washington, D.C.-area company to make the list. This isn't the first time CustomInk has scored big on employee satisfaction; they were recognized in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 in Great Place to Work Rankings: Best Medium Workplaces.
On Thursday, November 20th, President Obama will announce a series of Immigration Accountability Executive Actions. Below is a statement from Steve Case on the anticipated actions.
Amidst the Downtown Project’s announced restructuring and round of layoffs, it felt a bit odd to be participating in Tech Cocktail’s so-deemed Celebrate Conference this month. Centered in the heart of downtown Vegas, the conference showcased the redevelopment work of the past few years, both local and out-of-town startups, and a slate of speakers focused on entrepreneurship and fostering emerging tech hubs.
September 30, 2014
Finalists Announced for Rise of the Rest Pitch Competitions in Five Midwest Cities
Winning startups will earn a $100,000 investment from Steve Case; trip to 2015 SXSW® Startup Village
Last June, Steve and several members of the Revolution team hit the road for the inaugural Rise of the Rest Road Tour – a multi-partner effort to shine a spotlight on high-growth entrepreneurship in regions of the country often overlooked by investors and national media. Our goal was to not only talk about entrepreneurship where it’s happening but accelerate it. To achieve that we held “Rise of the Rest” pitch competitions in each of the four cities we visited where the winners earned a $100,000 investment from Steve.
Forty trailblazing women across the Washington area were recognized this week by Bisnow Ventures as "Power Women in DC Tech", including our own Song Pak.
Today, we’re excited to announce a second Rise of the Rest Road Tour to spotlight emerging startup communities in the heart of the United States. Steve Case will lead the 5 city, 5 day tour with stops in Madison on October 6th, Minneapolis on October 7th, Des Moines on October 8th, Kansas City on October 9th and finally St. Louis on October 10th.