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  • Talking Brazil with Accel’s Kevin Efrusy

    Talking Brazil with Accel’s Kevin Efrusy

    As you might have noticed, things aren’t going so well in Brazil. Its economy shrank 5.4 percent in the first quarter, according to government figures released yesterday. Its president, Dilma Rousseff, was temporarily suspended by a congressional impeachment vote. Brazil is also home to much of the outbreak of the dreaded Zika virus, which has a growing number of people wondering… Read More

  • Accel And Monashees Capital Back The Etsy For Brazil Elo7

    Accel And Monashees Capital Back The Etsy For Brazil Elo7

    Elo7, a marketplace for buying and selling handcrafted goods in Brazil, has received Series A funding from Accel Partners and Brazilian venture firm Monashees Capital. Elo7 is similar in theory to Etsy, a U.S.-based marketplace for handicrafts goods (and an Accel-backed company as well). The site founded in 2008 and has grown to over 50 thousand registered artisans offering 1.2 million products… Read More