JewelMint

  • BeachMint Founder, President, And Investor Rebuke Report About The Startup’s Implosion

    BeachMint Founder, President, And Investor Rebuke Report About The Startup’s Implosion

    This morning, PandoDaily reported that Los Angeles-based eCommerce startup, BeachMint, had finally tanked after a long, “slow unraveling.” The problem, however, is that this doesn’t exactly mesh with reality. The reporter, Michael Carney, says that “multiple sources” informed him that the startup’s board had essentially fired CEO Josh Berman and President… Read More

  • BeachMint Raises $23.5M at a Rumored $150M Valuation

    Up until now, ecommerce valuations have been relatively reasonable compared to social media valuations. As Aileen Lee of Kleiner Perkins and Kevin Ryan of Gilt Group discussed on stage at Disrupt, there’s resistance for these companies’ prices to get too out of control because frequently the margins are tight and scaling up takes time and investment. Also, ecommerce companies have… Read More