500 Startups is a venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley with ~$190M in assets under management. We have invested in a wide variety of technology startups all over the world, currently ~1200 companies since our inception in 2010.
Our team of 75 people manage seed investments in 15 countries and speak over 20 languages. We also run 4 accelerator programs in the SF Bay Area emphasizing growth marketing and customer acquisition, design and user experience, and lean startup practices and metrics. Our investment team and mentor network has operational experience at companies such as PayPal, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter, Apple, and Sesame Street (j/k).
Learn more about 500 Startups here -- http://bit.ly/1hk8saq
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