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SEP 18, 2014 - Business Insider

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Two Friends Were Struggling To Find A Good Pair Of Men's Shoes, So They Left Their Jobs And Created Their Own Brand

Lane Gerson and Ariel Nelson were trying to find shoes for Nelson to wear to an upcoming wedding, but they were striking out. "We were like this is nuts," Gerson told Business Insider. "I can’t afford anything out there. And even the stuff that’s almost in my price range, it’s like four, five, six hundred dollars, which shouldn’t be in my price ...

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SEP 16, 2014 - GeekWire

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Ex-Diapers.com CEO raises $25M more for Amazon competitor

Exactly what Marc Lore, the former CEO of Diapers.com, has in store for Jet.com is not clear, but he has plenty of capital to get it off the ground. Today, he announced he has topped off his first round of funding with an addition $25 million in capital for a total of $80 million. The most recent investors to join the round include ...

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SEP 16, 2014 - Business Insider

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The Man Who Knows Amazon's Brutal Tactics Better Than Anyone Just Sealed $80 Million In Funding For His New Company (AMZN)

Marc Lore, the former CEO of Quidsi, just raised $25 million in new funding to round out an $80 million Series A for his new e-commerce startup, Jet. This funding, from Western Technology Investments and Silicon Valley Bank, comes shortly after Jet raised $55 million in July.  Although details about what Jet will sell or do are still hazy, Lore promises ...

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SEP 10, 2014 - GeekWire

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Rent your idle car at the airport: FlightCar grabs $13M, plans Seattle launch this fall

Want to save some money while your car sits at an airport parking lot? You might get that chance starting this fall if you live in the Seattle area. FlightCar today announced that it is opening service in Seattle this fall, the company’s fourth market. It also announced $13.5 million in venture funding, including cash from GGV Capital, General Catalyst, Comcast ...

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SEP 10, 2014 - GeekWire

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Rent your idle car at the airport: FlightCar raises $13.5M, plans launch in Seattle this fall

Want to make some extra money while your car sits at an airport parking lot? You might get that chance starting this fall if you live in the Seattle area. FlightCar today announced that it is opening service in Seattle this fall, the company’s fourth market. It also announced $13.5 million in venture funding, including cash from GGV Capital, General Catalyst, ...

Tags: Rent your idle car at the airport: FlightCar raises $13.5M, plans launch in Seattle this fall,  First Round Capital Latest News