VC-backed wireless power company uBeam appoints COO and CFO

By Iris Dorbian — 2 months ago

Santa Monica, California-based uBeam, a wireless power company, has named Jeff Devine as COO and Monica Hushen as CFO. Most recently, Devine worked at Cisco where he served as vice president of supply chain management while Hushen oversaw finance for Palm’s global operations. UBeam’s backers include Upfront Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, Ludlow Ventures, Mark Cuban, Marissa Mayer and Tony Hsieh.


Getaround Raises $13.9M From Menlo, Mayer, Innovation Endeavors, Others

By Mark Boslet — 3 years ago

Getaround said it raised a $13.9 million Series A round of financing in a deal led by Menlo Ventures and joined by Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, A-Grade Investments and Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors. Other investors include Collaborative Fund, Sean O’Sullivan, Correlation Ventures, Sam Shank, David Sacks, Bobby Yazdani, Matias de Tezanos, Dan Martell, and Juan […]