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Sequoia Capital has quietly announced a leadership change-up, with partner Jim Goetz taking a step back

Prominent venture firm Sequoia Capital has famously handled well its transitions from one powerful team of investors to the next. Founder Don Valentine handed the reins over to Doug Leone and Michael

Meet The Disrupt SF 2015 Speakers And Judges

Disrupt SF is just a few weeks away, and we have some of the most iconic entrepreneurs and thought leaders in the tech industry lined up to speak throughout the three-day-long conference.

Whisper CEO Michael Heyward Defends Gwyneth Paltrow Post

It's not easy being interviewed by Michael Arrington. Over the last several years, we've seen our share of VCs, entrepreneurs, and big tech execs wilt under the pressure. But not Michael Heyward. The

Top Sequoia Capital Partner Roelof Botha To Take The Stage At Disrupt NY 2014

When <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/financial-organization/sequoia-capital">Sequoia Capital</a> partner <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/roelof-botha">Roel

How Plain Vanilla Games, Maker Of Hit App QuizUp, Took Two Years To Create An Overnight Success

Stop me if you've heard this story before: A mobile game studio toils in obscurity for several years creating apps that no one seems to care about, and then one day it introduces its new project to th

David Karp: Ten Out Of Ten Of The Biggest Hollywood Studios Now Advertise On Tumblr

Today, at TechCrunch Disrupt NY, Tumblr founder <a target="_blank" href="http://www.crunchbase.com/person/david-karp">David Karp</a> and Sequoia partner (and Tumblr investor) <a target="_blank" href="

Tumblr’s David Karp On The Pros Of NYC As A Startup Town: At Least Not Everyone’s Wearing “A F*cking Dropbox Or Airbnb Shirt”

At TechCrunch Disrupt 2013 NY today, Tumblr founder David Karp and Sequoia partner Roelof Botha took the stage with TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington to discuss Tumblr’s history, the relation

What's New At Tumblr: Funding, Hires, Office, Board Member, And A Focus On Fashion

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/11/t3.png" />For the past several weeks, there's been a lot of <a href="http://gigaom.com/2010/10/27/what-do-groupon-radiumone-and-tumblr-have-in