Chris Sacca

Binary Capital co-founder Justin Caldbeck quits as Matt Mazzeo steps away from the firm

Justin Caldbeck, the co-founder of Binary Capital, and Matt Mazzeo, the firm's newest partner, have both resigned from the venture firm, according to a statement from the firm's remaining co-founder J

Crunch Report | Instagram Grows To 700M Users

Today’s Stories  Instagram’s growth speeds up as it hits 700 million users Twitter desperately needed a hit first-quarter and somehow managed to deliver Amazon’s new Echo Look has a built-i

Investor Chris Sacca is retiring from venture capital

Chris Sacca, a former Google lawyer who rose to fame by betting heavily on Twitter and Uber, says he’s “hanging up his spurs,” and getting out of the investing game. In a new post,

Silicon Valley shows its primary colors

Chris Sacca, an early investor in Twitter, Uber and Instagram, also bet early on Clinton, contributing to her campaign in July 2006. Bill Gates and Sheryl Sandberg both contributed to Clinton in 2007

Chris Sacca says there’s “a greed case for diversity”

Chris Sacca, the angel investor in companies like Twitter, Uber and Instagram, gets it. He understands that diversity is simply good for business. “There is a greed case for diversity,” Sa

Lowercase’s Matt Mazzeo on being Chris Sacca’s partner and the 3 KPIs to successful investing

Harry Stebbings Contributor Harry Stebbings is the founder and host of The Twenty Minute VC , an independent podcast focused on venture capital. More posts by this contributor The four key responsibil

Meet The Competitors Vying For The Crunchie For Angel Investor Of The Year

We're getting ready for the 9th Annual Crunchies here at TechCrunch, where some of the brightest startups, companies and leaders hope to win the coveted Crunchie award in one of the 12 categories up f

The Happy Home Company Raises $3.5M To Make Home Maintenance Easier

The Happy Home Company is aiming to eliminate the headaches of home maintenance and improvement, and it’s raised $3.5 million in seed funding. The company has been relatively quiet, at least

Sacca To Shark Tank: “I Will Not And Cannot Do It If I Have To Wear A Suit”

Outspoken Investor Chris Sacca Backs Jack Dorsey As Next Twitter CEO

As Twitter marches closer to selecting its next CEO, outspoken early investor in the company Chris Sacca has made his personal choice known. Via Twitter of course: Twitter should name @jack as full-ti

What The Tech Bubble Means Outside Silicon Valley

It’s a place, a mindset, a nickname, a metonym, an innovation hub, a TV show and a standard against which all cradles of technology are measured. Silicon Valley prides itself on having a meta-status

Lowercase Capital Is Raising A New $25M Fund, Led By Matt Mazzeo

Lowercase Capital is raising another $25 million, we’re hearing. This is notable for a couple of reasons: Due to its Uber investment, Lowercase Capital's very first fund -- a modest $8.5 million rai

InVenture Provides Personal Finance Help And Credit Scores To Underbanked Individuals

here are more than 2.5 billion people without a credit score in the world today, which means that there’s no way for them to find banking help when they need it. A new startup called InVenture is lo

Early Twitter Investor Chris Sacca Wins Crunchie For Angel Of The Year

In the year in which Twitter went public, it’s hard to bet against one of the company’s earliest and most influential investors. Which is why it shouldn’t come as a big surprise that

Eyeing LA, Chris Sacca Brings On His First Partner At Lowercase Capital: CAA’s Matt Mazzeo

Earlier this month, angel investor Chris Sacca <a target="_blank" href="http://pandodaily.com/2012/11/01/lowercase-capital-is-bullish-enough-on-la-tech-to-launch-a-dedicated-fund/">announced</a> that

This is How Sacca Spends His Friday Nights: Wearing A Space Helmet On Turntable.fm

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/sacca-dj.jpg"> Ever wonder how super angel and man-about-town <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/chris-sacca">Chris Sacca</a> spends h

Chris Sacca: The Train Has Left The Station On Early Stage Valuations

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/sacca-wired.jpg"> Super angel investor <a href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/chris-sacca">Chris Sacca</a> doesn't like all the new compet

UpNext Scores $500,000 From Chris Sacca And Others For 3D Mobile Mapping

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/upnext-3d-cities.jpg"> Mapping is a big boy's game, with Google Maps, Bing Maps, and MapQuest dominating maps on both the Web and mobile. Bu

Big Appetite: Greylock Sends Entrepreneurs a Message with Expanded $1 Billion Fund

<img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-279896" title="HG05297lg" src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2011/03/hg05297lg.jpg?w=300" alt="" width="300" height="300" /></a>In case you missed

Betaworks, Conway, And Sacca Embed $250,000 Into Embed.ly

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/08/embedlylogo.jpg"> The angels are lining up to give Y Combinator startup <a href="http://embed.ly/">Embed.ly</a> some cash. Betaworks, Ron Co
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