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GEN Z VCS: Meet the top 29 up-and-comers changing the world of venture capital

Summary List PlacementGen Z VCs have made headlines by starting syndicates, networking in Slack groups, and making a racket on Clubhouse. It's quickly become clear: Gen Z is already shaking up the venture capital industry. There's no set path for Gen Z, born between 1995 and 2010, to break into venture. Some landed their first jobs... go to Article >

Gen Z TikTok stars The Sway Boys have enrolled in a VC training school: 'We are to be taken seriously.'

20 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementThey're buying equity in Sillybandz. They're investing in Stir before its $100 million Series A valuation. They're celebrating Lendtable founder Sheridan Clayborne's birthday, before handing him a check.  The Sway Boys... read more

These Gen Z VCs are getting in on the NFT frenzy — here are the 4 NFTs they've collected so far

20 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementOn March 11, Beeple's non-fungible token "Everydays: The First 5000 Days," sold for $69,346,250. Who's responsible for this staggering number? Young people, mostly. About 64% of bidders were millennial or Gen Z, according... read more

These are the 13 best books written by venture capitalists that every successful startup founder needs to read

16 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List Placement"Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies" by Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh Reid Hoffman and Chris Yeh's "Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies"... read more

10 things in tech you need to know today

17 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementGood morning and welcome to 10 Things in Tech. If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Let's get started. 1. The Supreme Court ruled that Facebook's automated texts don't count as robocalling. That might be a win for... read more

10 Gen Z VCs show us their home screens and reveal the new apps they love

54 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementBy Silicon Valley standards, Gen Z VCs are certifiably cool. They were networking on Clubhouse months before it went mainstream, the first to get invites to David Dobrik's new app Dispo, and now they're finding love on... read more

David Dobrik's new Dispo app has become so popular that VCs just invested $20 million at a $200 million valuation

54 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementThe hot app Dispo now has the valuation to back up the buzz. The photo-sharing app has reportedly raised $20 million at a $200 million valuation in a Series A funding round led by Spark Capital, as first reported by... read more

Prudential looks for a new ad agency

57 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementHi and welcome to Insider Advertising for February 22. I'm senior advertising reporter Lauren Johnson, and here's what's going on: Prudential looks for a new ad agency. The Independent eyes acquisitions. Facebook negotiates... read more

Lucid Motors is set to go public with a $24 billion valuation. It probably couldn't have happened without billions in Saudi money.

55 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

  Summary List PlacementSomewhere out there, there's a graveyard of Tesla rivals — metal skeletons of electric cars that tried and failed to challenge Elon Musk. Lucid Motors probably would've been one of them, had it not been for Saudi Arabia.... read more

How this 23-year-old venture capitalist is helping Gen Z create new ways to break into the VC world

82 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementTo get a job at a venture capital firm, you often need to know the right people, go to the right school, and have years of experience in similar fields. Gen Z is here to change that.  "Young VCs are seeing the power in... read more

Why Silicon Valley is freaking out over audio tech

54 Days ago Finance Source: Businessinsider.com

Summary List PlacementHello, and welcome to this Wednesday's edition of the Insider Tech newsletter, where we break down the biggest news in tech. I'm your host Alexei Oreskovic. Did someone forward this newsletter to you? Get Insider Tech... read more