Brian Lee

  • Jessica Alba: Running A Startup Is Really Hard; You Have To Be Passionate About What You Do

    Jessica Alba: Running A Startup Is Really Hard; You Have To Be Passionate About What You Do

    Kicking off the TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012 sessions were The Honest Company co-founders, actress Jessica Alba and Brian Lee, also of ShoeDazzle, Teeology and LegalZoom. The two teamed up to launch Honest, an e-commerce startup offering a line of eco-friendly products for baby, family, and home. The company raised a $27 million Series A from General Catalyst, Lightspeed Venture… Read More

  • Can ShoeDazzle Finally Make Celebrity Co-Founders Pay Off? (TCTV)

    According to CrunchBase, we have never written about 18-month old ShoeDazzle despite the fact that the company has raised $23 million in two rounds of funding, expects it’ll do $100 million in revenues next year and has Kim Kardashian as a co-founder. Ok, maybe it’s partially because of that last factor. The Valley has always had an issue with LA and vice-versa. Let’s be… Read More