There are the known giants of the social media world - and then there are the emerging giants that have made their early backers extraordinarily wealthy.
Here are five companies that have made headlines this quarter by putting a unique twist on social media.
If you've ever wondered how Sand Hill Group came to be, what landed it's Co-Founder, M.R. Rangaswami in Silicon Valley, and why he believes 2021 is the best time to be an angel investor and entrepreneur - this is a ten-minute conversation worth listening to.
Known for being the interviewer, not the interviewee, Sand Hill Group's Co-Founder, M.R. Rangaswami recently sat with The Fabric's Chief Strategist, Prabakar Sundarrajan to discuss his career and perspectives since "accidentally arriving in Silicon Valley."
Subscription focused, The Athletic has grown rapidly since its start in 2016. Founded by Adam Hansmann and Alex Mather, the VC-backed sports website, has bucked the trend by focusing on annual subscriptions. And with its latest funding of $50 million, the company is now worth $500 million.