Oracle Buys CrowdTwist

From Oracle.com Press Release: Extends Oracle CX with Leading Cloud-Native Omni-Channel Loyalty Solution Redwood Shores, Calif.—Oct 2, 2019 Oracle today announced it signed an agreement to acquire CrowdTwist, the leading cloud-native customer loyalty solution to...

Entelo Acquires ConveyIQ

From PRNewswire/ConveyIQ: SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Entelo announces the acquisition of ConveyIQ, the leading provider of candidate engagement Software-as-a-Service solutions. The Company will be the first in the industry to offer end-to-end...

Laura Sachar in Women in PE Brief’s “In The Spotlight”

For the second time in the past two months, Mastercard has agreed to acquire a portfolio company of Laura Sachar, a co-founder and managing partner with StarVest Partners, in an exit that she tells Women’s PE Briefs was “very successful.” Terms of Mastercard’s...

Globe and Mail: Invest Like a Legend 2018: Our annual guide to making money

Twice in her 20-year career in venture capital, Farrington has claimed the crown of Queen Midas—informally bestowed on the highest-ranking woman on the Forbes Midas 100 List of top venture capitalists in the United States (where just 6% of VC partners are women). The former investment banker did so initially by specializing in business services and then moving to the Internet as co-founder of StarVest Partners. She stays true to that focus today

StarVest Portfolio Company Persado named to CNBC’s Disruptor 50 List

May 16, 2017 – NEW YORK – Persado, the leading provider of AI-generated cognitive content for top global brands, today announced it has been named to CNBC’s fifth annual Disruptor 50. The list recognizes the most innovative private companies transforming the economy...

Laura Sachar Interviewed by Vator

See below for the article and the link attached:   http://vator.tv/news/2017-07-21-meet-laura-sachar-managing-partner-of-starvest-partners Venture capital used to be a cottage industry, with very few investing in tomorrow's products and services. Oh how times...

Deborah Farrington featured in this month's JEGI Client briefing discussing insights in media & technology innovation. Click below to see more.

Celebrating International Women’s Day

We at StarVest are celebrating International Women's Day and have been impressed with the hubbub surrounding the statue in front of the Wall Street Bull. See article below:...

RetailNext mentioned in Wall Street Journal

StarVest portfolio company RetailNext was mentioned in the Wall Street Journal January 7th in the article "Online Retailing Outpaces Stores." Using the company's analytics, the Journal published that: RetailNext, which analyzed 31 million shopping trips, estimates...

PeopleMatter acquired by SnagAJob

StarVest is pleased to announce the acquisition of portfolio company PeopleMatter by SnagAJob, an hourly market leader. Press release follows below: Snagajob announced that it is acquiring PeopleMatter, uniting two of the leading providers of hourly market hiring...