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Civitas Learning Gets $60 Million Commitment From Warburg Pincus

Civitas Learning, the higher education software service provider for student success, has received a commitment of up to $60 million as it looks to expand its suite of products. 327 more words


I raised over $8MM for an Austin startup: Three reasons I won't do it again (and two reasons I would)

Every day, it seems like there’s a new article listing the best startup cities. Almost all entrepreneurs want to believe their city is the best. This one goes out to the bootstrappers and air-mattress-sleeping hustlers that have been considering setting up in Austin. 826 more words


The death of Austin Ventures

For decades, Austin Ventures was more than just the largest and most powerful venture capital firm in Texas. It was one of the largest and most powerful venture capital firms in the world. 557 more words


Software Development Toolkit Integration Service Nets TaskTop $11 Million

TaskTop has raised $11 million to expand sales and marketing for its software development toolkit integration technology.

The company, with offices in Vancouver, B.C. and Austin, was bootstrapped for its first seven-and-a-half years before taking on this first round of outside capital co-led by the Texas-based… 288 more words


LiveOak raises more than $100 million to back Texas startups

FORTUNE — Texas has the second-largest state economy in the U.S. but, when it comes to venture capital investment, the Lone Star State last year ranked 4th in terms of dollars raised and 6th in terms of the number of companies funded. 295 more words


It's the little shows that count at ACL

It always takes me a few days to recover from ACL Fest. Kinda like a hangover from music-people-chaos overload. We hosted a house-full for both ACL weekends at… 315 more words

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High Rollers: After RetailMeNot, What’s Next for Austin Ventures

by Ari Levy, courtesy Bloomberg —

First it was online vacation rentals, then digital coupons. Now what?

Money managers will be asking that of Austin Ventures after the stock market debut today of RetailMeNot, a provider of online deals that’s valued at more than $1 billion. 618 more words