500 Startups is organizing 500 Startups' Weapons of Mass Distribution 2016 on Nov 4, 2016  

Overview

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Investments
1,218 Investments in 1,007 Companies
Exits
2 IPOs & 108 Acquisitions
Founders:
Headquarters:
Mountain View, CA
Funds Raised:
$990.48M
Categories:
E-Commerce, Venture Capital
Description:
500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley with ~$200M in assets under management.
Website:
http://500.co
Social:

Investor Details

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Founded:
April 1, 2010
Type:
Accelerator that does Seed and Early Stage Venture Investments
Investment Size:
100k - 200k
Program:
On-Site
Demo Days:
Yes
Application Deadline:
September 30, 2016
More Info:
http://500.co/batch-19-application/?rel=site_accelerator

500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley with ~$200M in assets under management. We have invested in a wide variety of technology startups all over the world, currently over 1,400 companies since our inception in 2010. Our team of 100 people manage seed investments in 18 countries and speak over 20 languages. We run accelerator programs in San Francisco & Silicon Valley 4x per year emphasizing internet marketing and customer acquisition, design and user experience, and lean startup practices and metrics. We also have our global Distro Dojo program which focuses on growth-hacking post-seed companies. Our investment team and mentor network has operational experience at companies such as PayPal, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter and Apple.

Funding Rounds (1) - $2.01M

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DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Jan, 2014$2.01M / Venture0

Investments (1,218)

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Sep, 2016$1.2M / Venture
Sep, 2016$1M / Venture (Lead)
Sep, 2016$1M / Seed (Lead)
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
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Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
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Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed
Sep, 2016$125k / Seed

Current Team (57)

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Funds (22)

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AnnouncedNameAmount
Jul 22, 2016500 Luchadores II$10M
Unknown DateFund II$44.1M
Unknown Date500 Startups III-A$26.87M
Feb 24, 2016500 Kulfi$25M
Apr 13, 2015DistroFund$10M
Jun 23, 2016microfund$25M
Nov 18, 2014500 Startups Mobile Collective$10M
Jul 12, 2016500 TukTuks$8.2M
Apr 1, 2016WinterFund$500M
Mar 31, 2016500CAN$30M
Jan 1, 2014500 LuchadoresUnknown Amount
Oct 5, 2015500 Istanbul$15M
Sep 8, 2016Japan fund$19.5M
Sep 8, 2016500 Startups IV$49.64M
Sep 9, 2015Fund III$85M
Feb 24, 2016500 FinTech$25M
Dec 4, 2015500 Falcons$30M
Feb 26, 2015500 Kimchi$15M
Nov 5, 2015500 Durians$22.17M
Mar 7, 2016500 Startups Vietnam$10M

Sub Organizations (3)

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Offices/Locations (3)

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  • 500 Mexico City

    Mexico City, Distrito Federal

    Mexico

  • 500 San Francisco

    814 Mission St

    San Francisco, California 94105

    United States

  • 500 Mountain View (HQ)

    444 Castro Street

    #1200

    Mountain View, CA 94041

    USA

Upcoming Event Appearances (4)

500 Startups + USAID Geeks On A Plane Africa

March 06, 2017 - March 19, 2017

12:00am - 12:00am

Lagos, (Nigeria), Accra, (Ghana) and Johannesburg + Capetown (South Africa), Africa

Join tech leaders as we travel by planes, trains, and automobiles to the most exciting startup scenes to explore cross-border opportunities.

Past Event Appearances (40)

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