David Lee leaves SV Angel

By Mark Boslet — 9 months ago

David Lee has left SV Angel, the seed fund he joined eight years ago and ran alongside angel Ron Conway. No explanation for the departure was readily available.


BetterWorks Raises $8M Series A From Redpoint Ventures

By Mark Boslet — 5 years ago

BetterWorks said it raised an $8 million Series A round from Redpoint Ventures. The Los Angeles company that helps employers manage employee perks programs has now raised a total of $10 million. Angel investors include Jeff Clavier, John Frankel and David Lee. PRESS RELEASE BetterWorks Raises $8 Million from Redpoint Ventures to Make Work Rewarding […]


Holy Ron Conway: The Old Guard Smacks Down the New

By Connie Loizos — 5 years ago

Tonight, TechCrunch was leaked what may be the most shocking email that I’ve ever read, and I’m guessing many Valley watchers will feel the same. Over the now famous Bin 38 dinner, Ron Conway — Silicon Valley’s best-known seed-stage investor and a mentor and inspiration to many of the angel and seed-stage investors to emerge […]


A Glimpse Inside Ron Conway’s Virtual Venture Firm

By Connie Loizos — 6 years ago

In 2001, the New York Times characterized Ron Conway as “just another dot-com also-ran,” owing to the then-poor performance of two Internet index funds that Conway ran for rich contacts who wanted a piece of his early-stage action. The uber angel was restored to his place at the center of the digital revolution when Google — […]