The Wake You Leave Behind

Do unto others as you would want them to remember years later Published on July 9, 2019 by Clint Chao, Moment Ventures Franco Deriu/Shutterstock.com   Facebook has a great feature where it serves up memories from our past on the anniversary of the date it happened. Today, in addition to awesome photos of family &
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Creating the Future of Work from Inside the Trenches

Does Operational Experience Make You a Better Investor and Entrepreneur? Published on April 8, 2019 by Clint Chao, Moment Ventures They say that in order to be an effective VC, it’s important to have operational experience. I’m not sure if that’s entirely true, as Fred Wilson makes a strong argument that some of the industry’s most successful
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Netsil Acquired by Nutanix

We’re excited to announce that Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX) has acquired Moment Ventures portfolio company Netsil. Congratulations to Founder/CEO Harjot Gill and the entire team at Netsil for such a successful outing! Netsil’s story is such a great lesson in both determination and capital efficiency. We’re humbled in that this is the 7th M&A event for our debut fund Moment I,
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Welcome to the Skilled Labor Cloud

The Skilled Labor Cloud and the Empowered Worker When we first started Moment Ventures, we crafted our investment thesis around The Infrastructure of Everything, a part of which involves the movement to bring IT connectivity to age old industries built around physical networks.  The Era of the Empowered Worker Has Arrived One type of company that
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Don’t Use Tech to Replace Employees, Use It to Empower Them

When we started Moment Ventures, we set off to find companies and entrepreneurs building something we call the Infrastructure of Everything, which is the multiple decade (at least!) trend of connecting digital infrastructure to physical environments. We’re seeing new categories of machines being created to serve new market opportunities, as well as applications where people
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Skyward Acquired by Verizon

Congratulations to the team at Moment portfolio company Skyward on their acquisition by Verizon! We’re always excited when good things happen to good people, and Skyward founder and CEO Jonathan Evans is no exception.  A former military aviator, Jonathan set out a few years ago with the goal to organize the skies for the coming commercial drone revolution, and
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