GV and DBL Partners leads Series C round for FBN

Farmer’s Busi­ness Net­work, a farmer-to-farmer net­work, has secured $40 mil­lion in Series C fund­ing. GV and DBL Part­ners led the round with par­tic­i­pa­tion from Bow Cap­i­tal, Acre Ven­ture Part­ners and […]

Crain’s — 40 Under 40 Class of 2017

Kathryn Min­shew, 31 The Muse, Co-founder & CEO Job list­ings abound on the inter­net, but Kathryn Min­shew always found them lack­ing. Min­shew want­ed to con­sid­er the arc of her career, […]

Mainstreaming Impact Investing: 12 Takeaways from ‘The Economist’ Event

Every invest­ment is an impact invest­ment.” “The Mil­len­ni­al gen­er­a­tion is trans­form­ing invest­ment, and cap­i­tal­ism itself.” “Impact invest­ing can deliv­er com­pet­i­tive returns – but it mustn’t over­look social impact.” Go to […]

E-Commerce for Farmers: Shopping Online for $26,000 of Herbicides

Farm­ers turn to inter­net to save on seeds and oth­er sup­plies; dis­pens­ing with a vis­it to the local co-op Bran­don Sin­clair spent $26,000 on her­bi­cides for his corn and soy­bean […]