Zocdoc

  • DST Invests $50 Million Into ZocDoc So They Can Finally Get A Decent Logo

    DST Invests $50 Million Into ZocDoc So They Can Finally Get A Decent Logo

    Have you heard about ZocDoc? The company launched at TechCrunch in 2007. Their goal – to let people find and book appointments with doctors, dentists and other health professionals online. The company has raised $50 million in a new round with DST. The company was valued at $700 million or more in this round, we’ve heard from various sources. ZocDoc won’t comment, though… Read More

  • ZocDoc Opens in LA; How Your City Can Be Next (TCTV)

    ZocDoc, an insanely easy service for booking same day doctor appointments, has launched service Los Angeles with more than 100,000 appointments ready to be booked. This should be welcome news: ZocDoc says the average wait time for an appointment in LA is 24 days. The easier appointments are to book, the less the burden on emerging rooms and urgent care centers. This is ZocDoc’s sixth… Read More

  • ZocDoc: I Hope You Are Not Too Good to Be True

    I’ve always thought ZocDoc is a great idea in theory, but somehow until today I had never actually tried to use it. There is something about a lifetime of calling for doctor’s appointments, waiting on hold, being told I can’t come in for a week even though I have a fever now, and searching through a health insurance booklet to find another doctor that has convinced me on… Read More

  • Khosla Ventures And Founders Fund Invest $15M In Health Appointment Platform ZocDoc

    Khosla Ventures And Founders Fund Invest $15M In Health Appointment Platform ZocDoc

    ZocDoc, a medical appointment scheduling startup that launched at TechCrunch 40, has raised $15 million in Series B funding led by Founders Fund with existing investor Khosla Ventures participating in the round. This brings the startup’s total funding to nearly $20 million. Marc Benioff and Jeff Bezos have previously invested in ZocDoc. ZocDoc automates a task that can be incredibly… Read More

  • ZocDoc Adds Bezos, Benioff To $3 Million Series A Round

    Zocdoc, the health appointment scheduling startup that launched at TechCrunch 40, has announced that Marc Benioff and Jeff Bezos – two of Silicon Valley’s most prominent figures – have joined the $3 million Series A funding round it raised last month that was led by Khosla Ventures. ZocDoc allows users to book their doctor appointments online, even for same-day appointments. … Read More

  • TechCrunch40 Session 6: Revenue Models & Analytics

    Session six as follows, including our live notes. Spottt (Adbrite) Spottt helps like-minded sites promote each other for free. Just put a Spottt on your site, blog, or MySpace profile. Every time you show someone else’s ad, they’ll show yours. Spottt was created by AdBrite, with the assistance of Tony Hsieh, co-founder of LinkExchange. Simple model, 1:1 exchange model. Same as… Read More