Eric Hippeau

  • Ron Conway: 'New York Tech Is Here To Stay'

    Today, at Disrupt NYC, CEO & Co-founder of Hunch Chris Dixon, Ron Conway of SV Angel, CEO of Betaworks John Borthwick, Managing Partner of High Line Ventures Shana Fisher , and former CEO of The Huffington Post Eric Hippeau took to the stage to discuss the current entrepreneurial landscape in New York and how it’s changed in recent years. Read More

  • SV Angel Partners with Lerer Ventures to Cross Syndicate Valley/NYC Deals

    SV Angel Partners with Lerer Ventures to Cross Syndicate Valley/NYC Deals

    Yesterday, Mike broke the news on stage at Disrupt that SV Angel is doubling down with Yuri Milner once again to invest in all willing Y Combinator grads. Today, SV Angel is announcing another partnership, this time Ron Conway & crew are looking east. SV Angel and Lerer Ventures– which also announced a new fund yesterday– will announce today that the two are entering a… Read More

  • Lerer Ventures Raises Second $25M Seed Fund for NYC Startups

    Lerer Ventures Raises Second $25M Seed Fund for NYC Startups

    As we kickoff of our second annual TechCrunch Disrupt conference, we’re clearly not the only ones who think there’s a substantive ecosystem brewing here beneath all the hype and the froth; Lerer Ventures is announcing the closing of its second seed-stage venture fund today. The total is $25 million, mostly from friends, families and small family investment groups. The fund comes… Read More

  • Paper.li upgrades social news curation platform, adds Eric Hippeau as an advisor

    Paper.li this morning announced new curation and management capabilities for its publishing platform, which basically allows individuals and publishers like HBO create personalized online newspapers by incorporating Twitter and Facebook streams into a familiar newspaper layout. Paper.li earlier this year raised $2.1 million for its social news curation platform, and is today also announcing… Read More

  • Paper.li Upgrades Social News Curation Platform, Adds Eric Hippeau As An Advisor

    Paper.li this morning announced new curation and management capabilities for its publishing platform, which basically allows individuals and publishers like HBO create personalized online newspapers by incorporating Twitter and Facebook streams into a familiar newspaper layout. Paper.li earlier this year raised $2.1 million for its social news curation platform, and is today also announcing… Read More