Plum District

Plum District, the hyperlocal deals site built by moms, for moms, has just acquired Spotivate, a startup led by ex-Googler Anthony Lee and former Telenav engineer Jorge Chang that launched…

Plum District Has Acquired AngelPad-Backed Spotivate For An Undisclosed Amount

Founder and CEO of Plum District, Megan Gardner, has left her position at the company, according to the Plum District website and LinkedIn. Susan Kim, formerly at Google, eBay and…

CEO And Founder Megan Gardner Out At Mom-Centric Deals Site Plum District, Ex-Googler Susan Kim Takes Over

Plum District is a hyperlocal daily deals site that, by its own definition, was created “by Moms, for Moms.” Yet after extensive interviews with sources who worked and were terminated…

Layoffs At Plum District Point To Changes In Hyperlocal Deals Market

Plum District, the mom-focused deals site backed by $30 million in funding from General Catalyst, KPCB and Comcast Ventures, is now available as a mobile app. The company is today launching…

Daily Deals For Moms: Plum District Debuts iPhone App, Local Loyalty Program To Follow
Media & Entertainment

Social Proof Is The New Marketing

12:38 pm PST • November 27, 2011

As I’ve written about before, we’re in an amazing period of the consumer Internet.  Despite a shaky economy, many web companies are in hypergrowth.  This is reminiscent of the five-year…

Social Proof Is The New Marketing