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Peloton is valued at more than $4 billion, but CEO and cofounder John Foley says investors turned his pitches down for 4 years. These are the reasons why he thinks they were rejected so many times.

Peloton cofounder and CEO John Foley pitched his company to three angel investors every day for four years, he said on an April 2019 episode of NPR’s “How I Built This with Guy Raz.” Boutique fitness was “a blind spot” for Silicon Valley investors, Foley told NPR. Peloton released the […]
Peloton is valued at more than $4 billion, but CEO and cofounder John Foley says investors turned his pitches down for 4 years. These are the reasons why he thinks they were rejected so many times.
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30 women in venture capital to watch in 2018

In 2017, the presence of women in venture capital made feeble progress at the country’s top firms. Union Square Ventures and First Round Capital were among two firms last year to take on their first female general partners. And more and more women are founding female-led firms with an express […]
30 women in venture capital to watch in 2018