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How Startups Beyond Silicon Valley Land Funding, Dice.com Jan. 2018
How Startups Beyond Silicon Valley Land Funding, Dice.com Jan. 2018

How Startups Beyond Silicon Valley Land Funding, Dice.com Jan. 2018

A good venture capitalist can spot promising “under the radar” companies that need funding. With Silicon Valley and New York City saturated with well-funded startups, these venture capitalists have begun seeking opportunity in further-flung cities not traditionally regarded as “tech hubs.”

For example, venture-capital firm Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund is finding and funding ventures in places such as Green Bay, WI, or Nashville, TN. “There are a lot of really great companies taking advantage of sector expertise or existing industries that are unique to locations outside of the coasts.” said David Hall, a partner with Revolution, which boasts former AOL CEO Steve Case and bestselling author J.D. Vance among its executives. “Industries like healthcare, agriculture and transportation do not generally have their foundation in Silicon Valley.”

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