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Box Named the Emergence Capital 2014 Company of the Year

We are pleased and honored to present the 2014 Emergence Capital Company of the Year Award to Box. Almost exactly 4 years ago, in December of 2010, we met with Aaron Levie and Dan Levin of Box for an update. We were blown away by the progress the company had made in its full fledged transition from a…

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Donuts Receives “Emergence Award” for 2014

Each year Emergence Capital gives out an award to a portfolio company called the “Emergence Award.” The Emergence Award is not for a big successful sale or IPO, but for the company that is working its tail off, executing, making its customers happy, all often without much public recognition. We give this award, because we…

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Our ambitions for Emergence

This article was published on Medium. Read the original here. Ten years ago when we founded our firm we believed in the future of the enterprise cloud so much we were willing to bet our entire firm’s strategy on it. Today, that bet has paid off handsomely having backed some of the most iconic and…

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Enterprise Mobile Forum Recap – November 2014

Last week Emergence Capital hosted the second annual Enterprise Mobile Forum at Bluxome Street Winery in San Francisco. Over 100 CEOs and entrepreneurs representing all aspects of the mobile landscape attended the event. Emergence General Partner Kevin Spain kicked off the event, sharing his vision for how mobile represents the democratization of technology. For the…

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Introducing Eversight – Industry Cloud for CPG and Retail

Our most recent investment is Eversight, an Industry Cloud for consumer packaged goods (“CPG’s”) and retailers to optimize promotional spending. Big data remains a pipedream for many companies. The promise of studying data from real customer behavior is alluring, but the reality of assembling the infrastructure, tools and talent to staff a sustained big data…

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Why We Invested in Steelbrick

Recently we had a kick off strategy session with SteelBrick, a new Series A investment for Emergence. I walked away feeling totally energized about working with this amazing team to build a next generation SaaS leader to enable “Selling made Simple”. I want to take a moment to share why I’m so excited to be…

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Our Investment in Xapo – Another Transaction for the Blockchain

Today, Emergence Capital is thrilled to announce an investment in Xapo, an early leader in the emerging bitcoin ecosystem.  CEO Wences Casares has decades of experience in building successful global finance companies. My partners and I have known him for over fifteen years, and we can’t think of a better leader to navigate this exciting…

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