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Natural Grocers’ High Standards Make National News: Let Cows Graze.

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May 2015

100 Brilliant Companies: This Startup is Giving Businesses Better Ways to Offer Employee Perks (Entrepreneur) — AnyPerk

April 2015

Ichiro! Taro Fukuyama, Co-founder of AnyPerk, Wants to Meet You! (The Immigrant Entrepreneur) — AnyPerk

3 Really Cool Services Your Employees Will Love (Forbes) — AnyPerk

Specializzizione: ecco su cosa puntano le startup del recruiting (Wired Italy) — Gild

March 2015

FundersClub Series: How Taro Fukuyama went from sleeping in a minivan to launching AnyPerk (Mixergy) — AnyPerk

Silicon Valley Grows Up With Aid From Wall Street Execs (Bloomberg) — Gild

February 2015

AnyPerk, Japan’s First Y Combinator Graduate, Nabs $8.5M Series A (Tech in Asia) — AnyPerk

5 Tech Observations (After Nines Inc.) — AnyPerk

Employee incentive program AnyPerk raises $8.5 million (VatorNews) — AnyPerk

AnyPerk, a Platform For Delivering Perks to Employees, Raises $8.5M in Series A Funding (TechCrunch) — AnyPerk

The World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies 2015 (Fast Company) — AnyPerk

ACA 5 Year Anniversary – Taro Fukuyama: The Entrepreneur (Workforce) — AnyPerk

January 2015

2015: Social HR Becomes a Reality (Forbes) — Gild

Welcome to the Predictive Enterprise (Recode) — Gild

Our Hiring Process is Broken. Can a Hackathon Fix It? (Backchannel) — Gild

Fixing the Hiring Process (The Billfold) — Gild

IT Hiring: 4 Things You’re Doing Wrong (and How to Fix Them) (Computerworld) — Gild

December 2014

Sheeroy Desai Shares the Story Behind Gild and Tips for Young Entrepreneurs (Entrepreneurial Insights) — Gild

Silicon Valley Taps Technology to Fix Lack of Diversity (Bloomberg) — Gild

Startups sell tech giants recruitment software to help solve Silicon Valley’s diversity problem (Financial Post) — Gild

Silicon Valley Trails Big U.S. Companies in Women CEOs and Directors (Wall Street Journal) — Fenwick & West

From record-breaking numbers come 50 outstanding women of the year (Idaho Business Review) — Fenwick & West

The future of OTT (TVBEurope) — Vindicia

November 2014

Investors Are Backing A Recruiting Revolution (TechCrunch) – Gild

How to Automate Your Hiring Process With These HR Tools (Business 2 Community) — Gild

AnyPerk takes Japan’s corporate perks SaaS model to US (ZDNet) — AnyPerk

Here’s Why Pinterest, Pandora, And Square Outsource Their Insanely Awesome Employee Perks (Business Insider) — AnyPerk

Natural Grocers – Reno Rewind! (Paleo Digest) — Natural Grocers

October 2014

Natural Grocers Opens in Reno, Nevada (WDAM) — Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Continues Colorado Expansion (Design Retail) — Natural Grocers

Quick Bites: Sushi for Lunch a Great Option in Helena (Independent Record) — Natural Grocers

Summit County Voting Guide: GMO Labeling Question Comes to Colorado (Summit Daily) — Natural Grocers

Midwesterner Brings Pupusas to Local Markets (Columbia Daily Tribune) — Natural Grocers

Colorado Food Distribution Company Strengthens Connection Between Local Farmers, Producers and Food Buyers in Rocky Mountain Region (Food Consumer) — Natural Grocers

Organic & Natural Launches Campaign for Defining “Natural” Standards (Natural Products Insider) — Natural Grocers

We Just Thought, ‘This Is How You Start A Company In America’ (Forbes) — AnyPerk

September 2014

The Global Talent Crunch (Fortune) — Gild

Giving Google-Style Perks to Your Small Company’s Employees (Recruiter) — Guild

How Cyber-Mobs and Trolls Have Ruined the Internet (Newsweek) — Gild

Natural Grocers Gets Ready to Open Coburg Road Store (Eugene Register-Guard) — Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Comes to Eugene (KMTR Eugene/Video) — Natural Grocers

GMO Labeling Measure Triggers Heated Debate (The Denver Post) — Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to Land in Portland (EaterPDX) — Natural Grocers

Natural Foods Grocer Coming to Reno (Reno-Gazette Journal) — Natural Grocers

August 2014

Report: Life Sciences IPOs the Big Kahuna (FOX Business/video) — Fenwick & West

Report: Fenwick Study Points to Rising Valuations But Don’t Call It A Bubble (PandoDaily) — Fenwick & West

Average Silicon Valley Valuation Climbed 113% in Second Quarter, Survey Says (Wall Street Journal) — Fenwick & West

H1 2014: Tech IPO Review (EquityZen) — Fenwick & West

This Is How Seattle IPOs Stack Up With Their Cohort (Geekwire) — Fenwick & West

Corporate Venture Capital, Value Creation and Innovation (Harvard Business Review) — Fenwick & West

Up Rounds Rise at Record Pace in Silicon Valley (PE Hub) — Fenwick & West

July 2014

In Silicon Valley, Women Still a Rarity in the Top Ranks (Fortune) — Fenwick & West

Startups Uber and Airbnb Court Business Travelers (Wall Street Journal) — Vindicia

June 2014

Employee Perk Startup AnyPerk Raises $3M From Vegas Tech Fund And Others (TechCrunch) — AnyPerk

Lyft Nabs Exclusive AnyPerk Deal To Give Drivers Tons Of Discounts, Locks Out Uber (TechCrunch) — AnyPerk

AnyPerk Raises $3M to Help Companies Cultivate Employee Happiness (Wall Street Journal blog) — AnyPerk

The Price to Help Companies Keep Workers Happy: $4.5 Million (Pymnts) — AnyPerk

Gild raises $13.5M, promises to level playing field in engineer hiring (Silicon Valley Business Journal) — Gild

Gild grabs a new $13.5M because hiring engineers is still a huge pain (VentureBeat) — Gild

Cash infusion for Gild aims to bring diversity to U.S. tech sector (Reuters) — Gild

Gild, The Service For Finding And Hiring Engineers, Raises $13.5M Series B Funding (TechCrunch) — Gild


May 2014

Natural Foods Retailer to Farmers: Let Cows Graze (The Associated Press) — Natural Grocers

 Your web presence just picked your new job (Wired) — Gild

AnyPerk: Give Perks to Your Employees for $5 per Person per Month (Tech Cocktail) — AnyPerk

April 2014

ReadyPulse raises $2M to help brands find compelling marketing images (GeekWire) — ReadyPulse

3 Things to Watch When Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Reports Earnings (The Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Will Look Interesting On Further Correction (GuruFocus) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens 5th N.M. Store (The Gourmet Retailer) – Natural Grocers

 Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage : Opens In Las Cruces (4-traders) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens Stores In Oregon And New Mexico (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers sets strict standards for dairy (SuperMarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to open (Daily Inter Lake) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to source dairy products only from pasture-raised cows  (The Denver Post) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers pulls all confinement dairy products (Tulsa World) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers opens In Logan (Retail Business Review) – Natural Grocers

How Do You Know Whose Code is Good? (HRDigital) – Gild

Recruiters Turn to Niche Social Sites to Find Talent  (SHRM) – Gild

Gild says its algorithms could be used to lift people out of poverty (ZDNet) – Gild

The Definitive Guide to FON and BT WiFi (Motorhome WiFi) – Fon

March 2014

This is Gramofon: Fon’s social music router revealed (Gigaom) – Fon

JT strikes Wi-Fi partnership deal with Fon (TeleGeography) – Fon

JT announce WiFi partnership with Fon (Business Life) – Fon

FON : Your international passport to free WiFi (ifeck) – Fon

Gild Gives You an Unfair Advantage in Technical Hiring (Full Contact) – Gild

Hack: How to Find Hidden Talent (Management Innovation exchange) – Gild

Response to Santa Cruz Sentinel 6 March 2014 (Green Startup Story) – Fenwick & West

When gov’t spies fake your company’s website, what can be done? (ars technica) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West’s Silicon Valley Venture Capital Survey Reveals Continued Strong Valuations in Fourth Quarter of 2013 (Vertical News) – Fenwick & West

Pithy Additions — Trendhouses, Microjobs, Metadevices,  More (PewResearchInternet Project) – Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers: This Small Cap Has Limited Upside Potential (Seeking Alpha) – Natural Grocers

 Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc : FILES (8-K) Disclosing Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (4-Traders) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Insider Sells $309,990 in Stock (NGVC)  (WKRB News) – Natural Grocers

Vitamin Cottage Saves $193,000 Per Year with LED Lights (Energy Manager Today) – Natural Grocers

GE’s LED Lighting for Natural Grocers (Zack Equity Research) – Natural Grocers

2014 Corporate Award – Heather Isely (Invisible Disabilities Association) – Natural Grocers

Vitamin Cottage with Director of Purchasing and Purchasing Assistant Openings (Luke’s Circle) – Natural Grocers

A Natural look at groceries (CDAPress) – Natural Grocers

Insider Selling: Lark Isely Sells 7,344 Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Stock (NGVC) (American Banking & Market News) – Natural Grocers

GE Albeo™ LED Lighting Is Natural Fit for Natural Grocers’ Stores and Distribution Center (BusinessWire) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC) news: Natural Grocers: This Small Cap Has Limited Upside Potential (Colorado News) – Natural Grocers

February 2014

Fon A Friend As Networks Fear Data Jam (Informilo) – Fon

Fon Animation (courtsdesign) – Fon

OTE, Fon to create My WiFi network in Greece (Telecompaper) – Fon

Big Data and Recruiting: The Resources You Need (Big Data Landscape) – Gild

In a Challenging Economy, Some Firms Pulled Away From the Pack (The Recorder) – Fenwick & West

Ubisoft: Request to government to drop Watch Dogs trademark was faked (update) (Polygon) – Fenwick & West

Ubisoft Files to Abandon Watch_Dogs Trademark (NoobFeed) – Fenwick & West

Despite Watch Dogs Abandoned Trademark Shenanigans, Game is “Still Being Polished” [Update] (GameTrailers) – Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage maintains rapid pace of sales growth (Nutraingredients) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers store opens quietly in Capitol Hill (Denver Post) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers opens today on East Colfax Avenue (Westword) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage: Business Ops Director, HRIS/Payroll/Ben Analyst, and Product Development (Luke’s Circle) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Peanuts in Dark Chocolate Almonds (FDA Solutions) – Natural Grocers

Sustainable company of the week: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (Blue & Green Tomorrow) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers store opens on E. Colfax (Denver Business Journal) – Natural Grocers

Golden Natural Grocers gets green light ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Bites into East County market (Portland Tribune) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Releases Quarterly Earnings, Beats Estimates By $0.02 EPS (Ticket Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens Stores In Shawnee, Kan., Central Denver (Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens Two New Locations (design retail) – Natural Grocers

Crews prepare to demolish former Red Lion (KMTR) – Natural Grocers

January 2014

Why Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Shares Jumped (Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Why I Invested in Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc Earnings: 3 Things to Watch (Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to tighten product standards (Supermarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage has strong Q1; plans 15 new stores (chainstorage) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average – Notable for NGVC (The Street) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers coming to Gresham (OregonLive) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage’s Management Discusses F1Q 2014 Results – Earnings Call Transcript (Seeking Alpha) – Natural Grocers

The Dirt: Natural Grocers to open Coeur d’Alene store (The Spokesman) – Natural Grocers

Insider Selling: Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage CFO Unloads 10,069 Shares of Stock (NGVC) (Ticket Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Posts Sales Increase For Fiscal ’14 1Q (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Releases Quarterly Earnings Results (Zolmax News) – Natural Grocers

Coming Soon: Natural Grocers (Las Cruces Business News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers (NGVC) in Focus: Stock Tumbles 8.7% (Zacks) – Natural Grocers

Why Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. Shares Jumped (Daily Finance) – Natural Grocers

Top 4 SMall-Cap Stock in the Grocery Stores Industry with the Lowest PEG Ratio (bezinga) – Natural Grocers

Insider Selling: Sandra Buffa Sells 7,688 Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Stock (NGVC) (WKRB News & Analysis) – Natural Grocers

Insider Selling: Sandra Buffa Sells 7,688 Shares of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Stock (NGVC) (Zolmax News) – Natural Grocers

Organic food store to be built on Red Lion site (The Register Guard) – Natural Grocers

Fon Secures $14 Million in Financing (HispanicBusiness) – Fon

Michael Esquivel Fenwick & West partner (TheRecorder) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick Sees Healthy Gains in Revenues, Profits (The Recorder) – Fenwick & West

SEC Files Fraud Charges Against Diamond Foods (TheRecorder) – Fenwick & West

Otter names attorney Ilana Rubel to Ward-Engelking’s former House seat (TheSpokesman) – Fenwick & West

Ilana Rubel  Poverty, politics and priorities (BoiseWeekly) – Fenwick & West

What will fuel Digital health M&A in 2014? (MedCityNews) – Fenwick & West

10 Phenomenal Blogs in Totally Boring Industries (hubspot) – Gild

Fon working with Qualcomm on new router and chip integration (PCWorld) – Fon

Fon pulls in $14M as it partners with Qualcomm and Facebook (Gigaom) – Fon

Crowdsourced WiFi Network Fon Picks Up $14M Led By Qualcomm, Adds Facebook Integration (TechCrunch) – Fon

Qualcomm Funds WiFi Upstart Fon  (LightReading) – Fon

Fon raises $14 million from Qualcomm to boost sharing of Wi-Fi, music (VentureBeat) – Fon

Wi-Fi Sharing Company Fon Teams Up With Qualcomm and Facebook (Re/code) – Fon

It’s Fon with MWEB (news24) – Fon

Wi-fi sharing outfit FON lands $14m funding as it targets the US (ZDNet) – Fon

Qualcomm leads Fon funding round, will integrate Fon into Atheros chipsets (FierceWirelessTech) – Fon

Fon is in Africa! (MatinVarsavsky) – Fon

MWEB teams up with WiFi giant Fon (BDlive) – Fon

Fon inks Qualcomm and Google funding for US social WiFi drive (SlashGear) – Fon

MWEB customers get exclusive access to Fon network (itweb) – Fon

Fon times ahead – Mweb partners with WiFi giant (TimesLive) – Fon

Fon raises $14m funding from investors (Telecoms) – Fon

MWEB partners Fon for crowdsourced Wi-Fi hotspots (humanipo) – Fon

Free WiFi through MWEB on national, international network (mybroadband) – Fon

Fon, Qualcomm & Facebook: Social WiFi (dailywireless) – Fon

raises $14m funding from investors (Broadbandworldforum) – Fon

Crowdsourced Wi-Fi startup Fon raises $14M, announces Qualcomm and Facebook partnerships (pandodaily) – Fon

Fon Raises $14 Million for WiFi-Sharing Network (newsfactor) – Fon

Fon Announces US$14 Million Round Led by Qualcomm Ventures (pulsosocial) – Fon

Fon closes USD 14 mln funding round led by Qualcomm (telecompaper) – Fon

Martin Varsavsky Closes A Further $14 Million Funding Round For Fon (jewishbusinessnews) – Fon

MWeb in aggressive free Wi-Fi play (TechCentral) – Fon

HetNet News: Fon raises $14 million, integrated in Qualcomm chipsets (RCRWireless) – Fon

Qualcomm’s $14-Million Funding in Fon Sets Out to Expand Wi-Fi Coverage in US (m2mevolution) – Fon

Qualcomm Leads $14M Investment In Fon (socialtech) – Fon

Fon Raises $14 Million to Fund US Expansion and New Wi-Fi Router Development (CellularNews) – Fon

MWEB and FON in Wi-Fi partnership deal (TeleGeography) – Fon

Spain’s Fon nabs $14M from Qualcomm Ventures to boost Wi-Fi sharing (VCPost) – Fon

FON’s hotspot rash continues to spread (TelecomTV) – Fon

FON Raises $14 Million in VC Funds (UTsandiego) – Fon

Fon Raises $14M in funding (FinSMEs) – Fon

MWEB, Fon, turn homes into hotspots (Gadget) – Fon

Fon Closes $14 Million Round (BusinessWire) – Fon

Can You Start a Tech Career Later in Life? (The New Yorker) — Gild

Recruiting’s Moneyball Moment ( — Gild

2014: The Year Social HR Matters (Forbes) – Gild

Top 30 Social Recruiting Tools (The Undercover Recruiter) – Gild

MWEB free Fon WiFi at 2,000 hotspots in SA (mybroadband) – Fon

Fast start for MWEB and Fon Wi-Fi network (News24) – Fon

Fast-growing MWEB Fon network hits milestone (MWeb) – Fon

Mweb reaches over 2,000 Fon hotspots (telecompaper) – Fon

December 2013

Depth of Silicon Valley boardroom gender gap revealed by new data (Silicon Valley Business Journal) – Fenwick & West

Supreme Court To Hear Key Case On Software Patents That Appeals Court Couldn’t Figure Out (TechDirt) – Fenwick and West

Delegation Requires Adjustment (enterprisingcio) – Gild

Case Study: Anatomy of a Successful Social Media Sweepstakes Campaign (Technorati) – ReadyPulse

BT and FON Offer One Hour of FREE Public WiFi Hotspot Access (ISP Review) – Fon

Sifting the Web to Recruit Code Writers (Work Force) – Gild

Fon’s Crowdsourced Wi-Fi Finds a Test Zone in Brooklyn (Bloomberg) – Fon

Fon makes Brooklyn the poster child for its shared Wi-Fi community in the U.S. (Gigaom) – Fon

Stop connecting to BT FON at home with the BT Wi-fi for Android app beta (recombu) – Fon

Fon Comes to New York City (Daily Wireless) – Fon

Fon to Provide Free Internet in Brooklyn (Commercial Observer) – Fon

Recruiters and Hiring Managers: Why Can’t They Get Along? (TLNT) – Gild

Make Sure Your Dream Company Can Find You (Harvard Business Review) – Gild

Entrepreneurs Must Break Through the noise (siliconindia) – Gild

5 Steps to Build a Great Drupal Team: Step 5: Evaluating Applicants (Acquia) – Gild

Why Natural Grocers Should Be on Your Watchlist (Daily Finance) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Imperial Capital (NGVC) (WKRB News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers coming to Corvallis (Gazette Times) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers To Open In Wichita Falls, Texas, On Thursday (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage CFO Sandra Buffa Unloads 1,607 Shares (NGVC) (Ticker Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to replace Red Lion Hotel on Coburg (KMTR Eugene) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Now Covered by Imperial Capital (NGVC) (NorthForkvue) – Natural Grocers

Chamber to perform Ribbon Cutting for Natural Grocers’ Corvallis outlet  (Corvallis Chambers of Commerce) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens Wichita Falls Texas (Healthy Living Retailer) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens Store in Corvallis (CorvallisTidBits) – Natural Grocers

November 2013

7 Questions on Social Media With Dennis O’Malley (B2C) – ReadyPulse

Social Stories Fashioned To Influence Consumers (DalaBooh) – ReadyPulse

Fenwick & West Renews 150,000 SF in Mountain View (Costar Group) – Fenwick & West

21 Stanford Professors Who Could Be Your Biggest Startup Investor (TheDishDaily) – Fenwick and West

Go Slow to Go Fast – Why Over 80% Of High Tech Startups Fail And What To Do About It (Goutzi) – Fenwick and West

Startups Fetch Higher Valuations at Best Rate in Six Years (The Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

They’re Watching You at Work (The Atlantic) — Gild

Wi-Fi sharing service Fon rolls out in US, aims to increase hotspot access (NY Daily News) – Fon

Wi-Fi Sharing Service Fon Arrives in US  ( – Fon

Smartphone Revolution Helps FON Find Acceptance (Light Reading) – Fon

World’s Largest Wi-Fi Network Keeps Passwords in Plain Text ( – Fon

Natural Grocers Opening Second Idaho Store (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

BRIEF-Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage reports Q4 earnings of $0.10 per share (Reuters) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Q4 Comps Up 10.7% (SuperMarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers’ New Idaho Store Features Demo Kitchen (Gourment Retailer) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Posts Gains in Q4, FY 2013 (Progressive Grocer) – Natural Grocers

October 2013

Twitter IPO unlikely to be hurt by federal shutdown, unless it drags on (SF Gate) – Fenwick & West

Shutdown: Dark times ahead if federal government funding impasse continues (San Jose Mercury News) – Fenwick & West

Fon Opens NYC Office, And U.S. Finally Gets Its Wi-Fi-Sharing Router (Commercial Observer) – Fon

FON’s new Wi-Fi router is a community hotspot (Fortune) – Fon

Fon brings its WiFi-sharing service to the US (engadget) – Fon

Fon finally launches in the US, inviting consumers to share their Wi-Fi (Gigaom) – Fon

The Largest Wi-Fi Network in the World is officially making its U.S. Launch (Digital Trands) – Fon

Sharing with strangers: Fon wants to be the Zipcar of Wi-Fi (TechHive) – Fon

Fon WiFi hotspots arrive in the US (SlashGear) – Fon

What is The Fon Network? ( – Fon

Fon Launches New Facebook-Infused Router in the U.S. (DSL Reports) – Fon

Fon makes US debut, hoping to grow the Wi-Fi sharing community (Tech Spot) – Fon

Fon brings its shared Wi-Fi model to the U.S. (FierceWirelessTech) – Fon

Fon Launches World’s First WiFi Router For Home with Facebook Login (Reuters) – Fon

September 2013

Twitter’s ‘stealth IPO’ shines spotlight on JOBS Act’s effects (Los Angeles Time)- Fenwick & West

The Ban Has Lifted for Crowdfunding Solicitation (VentureBeat) — Fenwick & West

Twitter and the Very Confidential Public IPO Filing (Wall Street Journal) — Fenwick & West

Alibaba Questions Hong Kong Exchange’s Stance (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick and West

Why Twitter’s secret IPO process is the new normal (Silicon Valley Business Journal) – Fenwick and West

Can you see the real me? Vivienne Ming’s Incredible Story of Self-Discovery (Oprah) – Gild

Platform gamifies IT recruitment in the Philippines (Freedom135) – Gild

Gild and the Commoditization of My Information (The Jack Lawson) – Gild

August 2013

ReadyPulse Q&A with Co-founder and CEO Dennis O’Malley (Malakye) –ReadyPulse

Social Business is here: Jive and Hootsuite Make The Wall of Fame (Argon Research) – ReadyPulse

Why is the Department of Justice trying to block the American-US Airways merger from takeoff? (MarketPlace) – Fenwick and West

Can’t Do That, ‘Saga’ Games Creator Says (Courthouse News Service)- Fenwick and West

Tweeting About a New Job Can Get You Sued (Marketwatch) — Fenwick & West AND Gild

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage reports 30.5% sales growth in quarter ( – Natural Grocers

Is This Pricey Grocer Worth It? (The Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Earnings: Everything You Must Know Now (Wall St. Cheat Sheet) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Expands Across Oregon ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers expands across Oregon (New Hope 360) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to open store in new Littleton location (Denver I Journal) – Natural Grocers

US: Profits up at speciality retailer Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (Just-Food) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to Open in Oklahoma ( – Natural Grocers

Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM), The Fresh Market Inc (TFM), Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC): What the Sprouts Farmers Market Inc (SFM) IPO Tells Investors (Insider Monkey) – Natural Grocers

Grocery goes micro ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc. (NGVC) Releases FY13 Earnings Guidance (Zolmax News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Keeps Growing in Sales, Size (Progressive Grocer) – Natural Grocers

Bend and Beaverton to Gain New Natural Food Locations ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to open store in new Littleton location – Natural Grocers

Stock Your Refrigerator for Healthy Living in Tulsa (Cedar Glade) – Natural Grocers

Chairman of Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage (NGVC) Talks IPO and Business (Video)  (Huff Post Video) – Natural Grocers

Top 4 Small-Cap Stocks In The Grocery Stores Industry With The Highest Profit Margin ( – Natural Grocers

Business: Sprouting naturally (AZ Daily Sun) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Expands Across Oregon ( – Natural Grocers

Organic & Natural Food Retailers: How Do The Players Stack Up (The Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

All The World’s a Resume: The Facebook Generation Enters the Workforce ( — Gild

Natural Grocers Offers Organic Produce, Large Vitamin Selection at New Beaverton Location (TheOregonian) — Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Expands Into Portland Area With Store in Beaverton (Portland Tribune) — Natural Grocers

Many Employers Hesitant to Test Social Media Waters, Study Shows (SHRM) – Gild

July 2013

In the Battle for High-Tech Talent, Banks Deploy High Tech Recruiting Tactics (American Banker) — Gild

What IT Recruiters Know About You — Whether You Like It or Not (ComputerWorld) — Gild

New COPPA rules should better protect kids online (USA Today) – Fenwick & West

More Firms Requiring Non-Compete Agreements (Marketwatch) – Fenwick & West

 Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors Agree Not To Use Bogus Copyright Claims (TechDirt) – Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers to Open New Store on Harvard Avenue (TulsaWorld) — Natural Grocers

Golden Natural Grocers gets green light ( – Natural Grocers

5 supplements that may help you sleep (9 News Denver) – Natural Grocers

Bring Your Own Bags to Tulsa’s New Natural Grocers (Windsail) – Natural Grocers

Cerkovnik Joins Natural Grocers Board (The Global Fruit) – Natural Grocers

Cerkovnik Joins Natural Grocers Board (The Supermarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Elects Cerkovnik To Board Of Directors (Sunbelt Food Service) – Natural Grocers

Commit To Purchase Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage At $30, Earn 15.1% Annualized (Forbes) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc (NGVC): Why Does This Potential Acquisition Look Like a Steal? (Insider Monkey) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers positions itself for accelerated growth (Retailing Today) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers adds Oregon stores (Denver Business Journal) – Natural Grocers

June 2013

Seven Questions for Silicon Valley Superlawyer Gordy Davidson (All Things D) – Fenwick & West

Chamath Palihapitiya Wants to Rewire the Crap Out of Healthcare (Xconomy) – Fenwick & West

Silicon Valley vs. Wall Street in talent war (Market Watch) – Gild

LinkedIn profiles for the out of work (Market Watch) – Gild

Big Data Becomes a Job Recruiter (Bloomberg) – Gild

Revolutionary Potential (Carnegie Melon University) – Gild

Solutions in Social Recruiting: Improving Candidate Identification Strategies ( – Gild

California, fonda la “Google dei talenti” per trovare i candidati migliori (il Fatto Quotidiano) – Gild

CCTV America Graduation Series (CCTV America) – Gild

221: The Future of Work. Workplace Science. Rethinking Recruiting and the Resume (CBC Radio) — Gild

The Supreme Court Rules Out Some (But Not All) Patents (Los Angeles Times) — Fenwick & West

BioTech Worries About Future of Patents for DNA (Denver Post) — Fenwick & West

Partnering  Your Way Through Cash Balance Options (BioWorld) Fenwick & West

Who Got Rich This Week: An Organic Grocer, An Injection Molder And More ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to open in Tulsa (The Journal Record) – Natural Grocers

Getting High in Colorado (American Association of Naturopathic Physicians) – Natural Grocers

Ah Ah Ah Choo! (Boulder County Home & Garden) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers By Vitamin Cottage Looks Like a Steal (Arb Ideas) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Launch Campaign for Victims of Oklahoma and Colorado Disasters (Grocery Headquarters) – Natural Grocers

May 2013

The Daily Startup: Toba Capital Founder Reveals Fund, Partners (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Pace Picks Up on Tech IPOs (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Valuations Of Venture Deals In Silicon Valley Decline A Bit (peHUB) – Fenwick & West

IPO VIEW-Quiet U.S. biotech sector picks up steam in 2013 (Republic of Innovation) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick: Valuations trended mostly upward in 2012 (BayBio Institute) – Fenwick & West

Analysis: 2012 life sciences VC fundraising and new bets shrivel (Fierce BioTech) – Fenwick & West

The End of the Resume (WGBH Boston) – Gild

Mind Your ‘Social’ Presence: Big-data Recruiting Has Arrived (Wharton Today) – Gild

Gild: A Solid Solution for Finding Developer Talent (Building 34) – Gild

Can big data eliminate human bias from recruiting? (StaffLink) – Gild

7 Ways to Find Talent for Hard-to-Fill Positions (Huffington Post) – Gild

Tomorrow’s Recruitment: Big-Data Robots Bring Better Hires (Forbes) – Gild

Could data science someday disrupt HR recruiting? (Growth Science) – Gild

Natural Grocers Posts Positive Results For 2Q (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers expands across Montana (Organic and Wellness News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Longbow Research (People’s Post) – Natural Grocers

USA: Whole Foods, Natural Grocers and Sprouts ( – Natural Grocers

A look at the numbers: Whole Foods, Natural Grocers and Sprouts (NewHope 360) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to fill former Bed Bath & Beyond location in Beaverton (Oregon Live) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers’ Quarterly Sales Jump 25% (The Gourmet Retailer) – Natural Grocers

Protesters Rally Against Genetically Modified Foods In Denver (KUNC Northern Colorado) – Natural Grocers

Why Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Shares Popped (The Motley Fool) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Makes Room For More Products, People (Supermarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers store coming to Wichita Falls (Times Record News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers looks to add Portland stores to Beaverton, Gresham spots (Sustainable Business Oregon) – Natural Grocers

 April 2013

Life-Science Valuations Rise Even as Venture Funding Dries Up – Fenwick & West  (Dow Jones VentureWire) – Fenwick & West

Strategies for Navigating the Life Sciences Capital Crunch (Xconomy) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West study finds funding for life sciences continues to slow (VentureBeat) – Fenwick & West

As VCs Look to Scale Their Existing Investments, Founders Can Expect More Scrutiny (PEHub) – Fenwick & West

Put away your wallet, startup. Spark decides to cover its own legal fees (Pandodaily) – Fenwick & West

Venture Backed Life Sciences Up Rounds Top Down Rounds In 2012 (PEHub) – Fenwick & West

The Series A Bottleneck Grows Tighter, Fenwick Survey Shows (TechCrunch) – Fenwick & West

Rally Soars 27 Percent in Market Debut (All Things D) – Fenwick & West

I was discovered by an algorithm: How Big Data is Playing Recruiter for Specialized Workers (New York Times) – Gild

Gild launches new tech hiring browser (Recruiting Trends) – Gild

You’re on an interview, no I mean RIGHT NOW you’re on an interview (Steve Boese’s HR Technology) – Gild

The jobs machine: Start-ups founded by immigrants are creating jobs all over America (The Economist) – Gild

Gild- Software Development Staffing ( – Gild

Gild Source: serieuze social sourcing tool (Recruitment Matters) – Gild

I was discovered by an algorithm… ( – Gild

Gild works on Big Data algorithm (TGDaily) – Gild

Hiring from the Gild (Datanami) – Gild

11 Smart Tips for Brilliant Writing… (The Struggling Writer) – Copyblogger

The Mindset that Makes Online Marketing… (Marketing Land) – Copyblogger

Video, Journalists & PR: 3 Keys to… (Search Engine Watch) – Copyblogger

Natural Grocers expanding to Salem (The Oregonian) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers plans more Oregon locations… (Sustainable Business Oregon) – Natural Grocers

Shopping Vegan in Denver ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers opening soon in Kalispell (KPAX Kalispell) – Natural Grocers

They give you extra time to shop (Mail Tribune) – Natural Grocers

Wholesome Foods & Living (Blog Talk Radio) – Natural Grocers

Now it’s Natural Grocer’s Turn to Shine (Denver Business Journal) – Natural Grocers

Whole Foods finally has a real competitor… (The Street) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opening More Stores (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Stocks Struggle for Direction – (Investor’s Business Daily) – Natural Grocers

Golden bowling alley, cyclery might go (YourHub) – Natural Grocers

A Strike Against Golden Bowl (Our Colorado News) – Natural Grocers

The New Store on the Block (Fuse Weekly) – Natural Grocers

Whole Foods Finally Has a Real Competitor… (Perishable News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Inc… (Insider Monkey) – Natural Grocers

Colorado’s Best Selling Vitamins and Supplements… (KDVR Denver) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers confirmed as new Topeka store (Topeka Capital Journal) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Expands in Montana (The Gourmet Retailer) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers to Open (Daily Inter Lake) – Natural Grocers

New Natural Grocers in Kalispell (KAJ18 Kalispell) – Natural Grocers

Kalispell food store reacts to Natural Grocers opening (KAJ18 Kalispell) – Natural Grocers

New Natural Grocers in Kalispell (KPAX Kalispell) – Natural Grocers

Kalispell food store reacts to Natural Grocers opening (KPAX Kalispell) –  Natural Grocers

Health food store to open in Bend (The Bulletin) – Natural Grocers

The need to feed drives Portland retail… (Portland Business Journal) – Natural Grocers

New, existing health food stores aim to meet…. ( – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage now covered by analysts at Longbow Research (Zolmax News) – Natural Grocers

March 2013

2min story of as told by… (Everyone Social) – Copyblogger

Why I switched to Copyblogger’s Synthesis… ( – Copyblogger

Google+ Branding Strategies… (Geek Girl USA) – Copyblogger

The Market Place (IHRIM Publications) – Gild

A Startup That Scores Job Seekers… (MIT Technology Review) – Gild

Can the internet tell you which programmer… (Fierce CEO) – Gild

Big data in the recruiting process… (The Recruiting Un-blog) – Gild

Gild Source, Una platforma que hace… (Telefonica) – Gild

The Job Interview You Don’t Know You’re Having (Harvard Business Review) – Gild

How Big Data Is Transforming the Hunt for Talent (Forbes) – Gild

Going Social to Rank Coder Skills (ADT Magazine) – Gild

Jobs Act Sputters on IPOs (Wall Street Journal) – Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage

Tracx, Social Media’s Big-Data Player, Lands $3.5 Million From Flybridge Capital (All Things D) – Tracx

Spotlight: Social media analytics attracts $3.5 million for Tracx (FierceBigData) – Tracx

CRM Watchlist 2013 winners: Heading in the right direction (ZDNet) – Tracx

Tech roundup / Plarium gaming company scores a Top 20 Facebook hit (Haaretz) – Tracx

איגוד המו”לים הגרמני בחר בישראל כשותפת מפתח בתחום הניו מדיה (The Marker) – Tracx

Tracx הישראלית מגייסת 3.5 מיליון דולרים [גיוס] (NewsGeek) – Tracx

Tracx הישראלית גייסה 3.5 מיליון דולר (The Marker) – Tracx

Social Media Management Co Tracx raises $3.5m (Globes) – Tracx

Social Big Data Monitoring Company Tracx Raises $3.5M (NoCamels) – Tracx

Social Media Management Co Tracx Raises $3.5 Million (Hispanic Business) – Tracx

Series Seed, an Open Source Set of Investment Documents, Moves to GitHub (All Things D) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West updates free online funding docs (Silicon Valley Business Journal) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West Open-Sources Startup Finance Docs on GitHub (VentureBeat) – Fenwick & West

Your Startup’s Legal Docs: Now on GitHub (Wired Enterprise) – Fenwick & West

Seeking Seed Funding? Open-Source Forms Might Cut Legal Bill (Venture Capital Dispatch, WSJ) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West rev’s Startup Financing Series Seed documents to 3.0 and Open Sources Under CC0 1.0 license (The Change Log) – Fenwick & West

What Vehicle Should Startups Use For Seed Stage Fundraising? (Slant) – Fenwick & West

Series Seed Funding Documents Go Open Source @ GitHub (KUSI San Diego) – Fenwick & West

Series Seed, an Open Source Set of Investment Documents, Moves to GitHub (Talk Forum NYC) – Fenwick & West

Watch out for Bigfoot! ‘Series A Crunch’ Sighting Reported in Silicon Valley (VentureBeat) – Fenwick & West

The Series A Bottleneck Grows Tighter, Fenwick Survey Shows (TechCrunch) – Fenwick & West

Yes, it really is harder to land that series A round from VCs (GeekWire) – Fenwick & West

The Series A Bottleneck Grows Tighter, Fenwick Survey Shows (GlobalRichMedia) – Fenwick & West

Silver Lining of the ‘Series A Crunch’  (Inc.) – Fenwick & West

Report shows Series A crunch getting more extreme (Vator News) – Fenwick & West

Data: Silicon Valley Startup Scene Getting Squeezed at the Series A Level Says Fenwick & West Law Firm (Silicon Angle) – Fenwick & West

New study finds Series A startup funding crunch (SV/SJ Business Journal) – Fenwick & West

Series A Financing Update (NYC Biz List) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick Releases Inaugural Technology and Life Sciences IPO Survey (iStockAnalyst) – Fenwick & West

Will 2013 be a strong market for tech IPOs? (TechJournal) – Fenwick & West

Facebook Continues Support For Affordable Health Care Clinics In San Mateo County (AllFacebook) – Fenwick & West

Biofeedback Art (Barrons) – Fenwick & West

Fenwick & West Releases Version 3.0 of Series Seed (FinSMEs) – Fenwick & West

A ‘Series A crunch’ for Internet startups (just as digital health is taking off)? (MedCity News) – Fenwick & West

Conference sows entrepreneurial seeds for growth (Times Argus) – Fenwick & West

February 2013

Key Case About Software Patents… (TechDirt) – Fenwick & West

China SF set sights on third office… (San Francisco Chronicle) – Fenwick & West

Settling is Not the Only Way to Resolve an Employee Lawsuit (New York Times) – Fenwick & West

19 Things Successful People Do (Forbes) – Copyblogger

Online Content Marketing With Copyblogger ( – Copyblogger

The Copyblogger Formula for Blogging Success (Business 2 Community) – Copyblogger

Is Your Content Marketing RITE? (Business 2 Community) – Copyblogger

14 Social Media Blogs We Love… (Heidi Cohen) – Copyblogger

How to Write Web Content That Gets Read (Business 2 Community) – Copyblogger

Copyblogger- Content Marketing Blog (Best Cool Websites) – Copyblogger

Copyblogger “Magnetic” Headlines… (Neil James Digital) – Copyblogger

Advice From a Former Business Student… (TechCrunch) – Copyblogger

64 Branding Strategies for Google+ (Write Speak Sell) – Copyblogger

Create High Quality Blog Posts… (Small Business Trends) – Copyblogger

Social Influence is a Myth and Other Truisms ( – Tellagence

Big Data: overcoming cherry picking… (AGBeat) – Tellagence

 January 2013

Baseline Ventures leads $8m round… (Alt Assets) – GutCheck

Sourcing Tool Gild Closes on $8 Million… (SourceCon) – GutCheck

Software Developer Hiring Engine Gild… (All Things D) – GutCheck

Digital badges denote education and skills … ( – GutCheck

How Social Media Helps Companies… (SHRM) – GutCheck

10 Women to Watch in Tech 2013 ( – GutCheck

Boost Brand Advocates and Social Media… ( – Tellagence

5 Influence Platforms to Watch in 2013 (Business 2 Community) – Tellagence

Influencer Engagement Marketing… (Echo Louder) – Tellagence

Social Media Influence (Friend Filer) – Tellagence

Tellagence: Predicting the Future’s Social… ( – Tellagence

OEN’s Angel Oregon Introduces launch-stage… (Portland Business Journal) – Tellagence

Building Relationships: Operation… ( – Copyblogger

Ep:23 Copyblogger and Media and More ( – Copyblogger

Copyblogger- Content marketing advice… ( – Copyblogger

Put the Audience First: Sonia Simone… (Marketing Professors) – Copyblogger

December 2012

Unwrapping the presents early… ( – Tellagence

Portland Seed Fund wraps up third class… ( – Tellagence

Profiting from publicly available data ( – Tellagence

Venture Capital to Suppress Its Appetite for Risk in 2013 (Wall Street Journal) –  Fenwick & West

Tech’s Unsung Heroes: 13 Secret Rockstars of Silicon Valley (BusinessInsider) — Fenwick & West

Former Facebook CTO Bret Taylor Dropped a Juicy Clue About His New Startup, Quip (Business Insider) –  Fenwick & West

Facebook, Amazon recruiting programmers based on social “footprint” (Washington Post) – Gild

Longmont gets lucky as natural grocers sprout (Boulder County Business Report) – Natural Grocers

Business Rewind on 2012: a quiet year (AZ Daily Sun) – Natural Grocers

10 Boulder, Broomfield county businesses to watch in 2013 (Daily Camera) – Natural Grocers

Owner puts Rimrock Mall up for sale (Billings Gazette) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers is Positioned to Take Advantage of the Growing Organic Food Industry (Seeking Alpha) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opens in Helena, Mont (The Shelby Report) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Cites Sales Gain, Plans New Stores (Supermarket News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers opens new store in Helena, Mont (Drug Store News) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Opening Tuesday Morning (Independent Record) – Natural Grocers

Healthy Addition (Flathead Beacon) – Natural Grocers

November 2012

Crowdfunding is About to Get More Crowded (BusinessWeek) — Fenwick & West

TMRE by the Swag  (C&R Research) – GutCheck

In a focus group rut? Five online alternatives to try. (Ervin & Smith Blog) – GutCheck

LoDo’s GutCheck expects to double staff in 2013 ( – GutCheck

Fourth Quarter and Final Results, 2013 Outlook for Natural Grocers  – (Yahoo Finance) – Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers Up 5 Percent – (Denver Business Journal) – Natural Grocers

Retail Properties of America Welcomes NGVC – (MarketWatch) – Natural Grocers

Growth Equity: The Intersection of Venture Capital and Control Buyouts (Private Markets) – Fenwick & West

Audit Notes: not Fortune tellers; Foursquare, two million; Big Ten (Columbia Journalism Review) – Fenwick & West

Investors Cool on Foursquare (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

October 2012

 Wiresurfer launches online telecom price comparison market (Reuters) — Wiresurfer


Service Helps Businesses Identify Their Key Social Media Influencers  (PSFK) — Tellagence

The 14 Most Interesting Startups to Emerge from DEMO (TechCrunch) — Tellagence

Wiresurfer launches online telecom price comparison market (Reuters) — Wiresurfer

 Wiresurfer Wants to Make Picking Telecom As Easy as Booking a Flight (GigaOm) — Wiresurfer

Oh, what a tangled web telecom services weave for small businesses  (VentureBeat) — Wiresurfer

News: Coral Springs-based Telecom Marketplace Launches at DEMO (Miami Herald) — Wiresurfer

September 2012

Big Data Hits Hiring (FORTUNE Magazine) — Gild

IT Workers Go Offline To Avoid Recruiters But Still Get Jobs (NBC/Today Show) — Gild

Awesome New Technologies for HR — (HR Executive) — Gild

Who’s Trying to Breathe Life into the Life-Sci Funding Scene in ’12?  (PE Hub) – Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers Opens Steamboat Springs Store  (Steamboat Today) – Natural Grocers

August 2012

Gild leads companies to the Unicorns of the tech world: talented tech developers (VentureBeat) — Gild

Newfangled Grocers Rapidly Gaining Weight (Investors Business Daily) — Natural Grocers

Can Big Data Cut Through Your Growing Resume Pile? (CNN Money/Fortune) — Gild

 Gild Grabs $2M to Help Companies Find and Hire Top Programmers (TechCrunch) — Gild

New Natural Grocers Chain to Open in Missoula (VIDEO/KPAX-TV) — Natural Grocers

The Jobs Maestro of Ohio and Silicon Valley (FINS/Dow-Jones) — Gild

Natural Grocers Expands Into Arizona (Chain Store Age) — Natural Grocers

July 2012

GutCheckIt: Market Research Made Easy (American Express Open Forum/Forbes) — GutCheck

Developers: Your Code is Showing, and Future Employers Are Checking It Out (Fast Company) — Gild

Klout for Developers: Is Startup Gild the Tech Recruiting and Hiring Service of the Future? (OpenView Labs) — Gild

Natural Grocers Opens Up 20% Post IPO (Wall Street Journal) — Natural Grocers

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage Files Successful Public Offering (Denver Post) — Natural Grocers

“It’s a Good Time for Us” — (VIDEO/CNBC) — Natural Grocers

New IPO Cashes In On Trends (SuperMarket News) — Natural Grocers

Meet Gild, the Software Developer Service That Just Poached a Salesforce VP (AllThingsD) — Gild

How Gild Aims to Turn Tech Hiring On Its Head (Fortune) — Gild

The Greedy Sit Out an IPO — How Refreshing (we can’t actually take any credit for this, but it’s still a cool read — Small Cap Network) — Natural Grocers

Five Low-Cost Social Media Marketing Strategies for Authors (Mashable/American Express Open Forum) — Copyblogger

NGVC Will Have Upside Potential – Seeking Alpha

May 2012

Q1 Saw the Most IPOs in Years, but Funding Amounts Are Down (VentureBeat) — Fenwick & West

No Proof In Copyright Case Against Music Service (Courthouse News) — Fenwick & West

VC Dispatch: Valuations Moderating (blog/WSJ) — Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers Open Overland Park Store (Johnson County Lifestyle) — Natural Grocers

April 2012

Natural Grocers Will Open Overland Park Store (Kansas City Business Journal) — Natural Grocers

March 2012

Want to Know What Consumers Think? Check Their Gut. (AllThingsD) — GutCheck

Social Media Powers Instant Research Communities (MediaPost) — GutCheck

GutCheck Launches Instant Research Communities (BrandChannel) — GutCheck

Seed Stage is Faster, Pricier and More Crowded (PEHub) — Fenwick & West

The Limits of the Seed Financing Boom (Wall Street Journal) — Fenwick & West

Seed Funding Grew From 2010 to 2011, Survey Says (VentureBeat) — Fenwick & West

BioTech Lagging Behing Go-Go Web Valuations, Survey Says (XConomy) — Fenwick & West

Grocery Competition Heats Up at 48th & O Streets (Lincoln Journal-Star) — Natural Grocers

Getting Enough Vitamins (Abilene Reporter-News) — Natural Grocers

Food Shopping Options Multiply in Treasure Valley (Idaho Statesman) — Natural Grocers

Grocer, Bank on Track for Shops at the Boulders (Arizona Daily Courier) — Natural Grocers

Summit Kindergartners Say, “Don’t Use Plastic Bags” (Summit Daily News) — Natural Grocers

Seed funding grew from 2010 to 2011, survey says (BuzzBox)– Fenwick & West

February 2012

Y Combinator Alum DoubleRecall Nabs $1.6 Million To Give Brands An Alternative To Paywalls (TechCrunch) – DoubleRecall

How does a startup grow? (Financial Post)  – Extreme Startups

January 2012

Extreme Startups Launches With $7 Million in Funding from Top Canadian VCs (TechCrunch) — Extreme Startups

New Toronto accelerator launches (The Globe and Mail) – Extreme Startups

Extreme University Accelerator Program Re-Launched as Extreme Startups ( – Extreme Startups

Extreme U becomes Extreme Startups with $7 Million in committed funding (TechVibes) – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups on StartupNorth (StartupNorth) – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups accelerator launches in Toronto (Financial Post) – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups offers cash for young businesses ( – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups Launches in Toronto With Up to $200K Funding For Companies (BlackberryCool) – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups looks to connect top tech firms with investor cash ( – Extreme Startups

Extreme Startups receives $7M for startup accelerator (VatorNews) – Extreme Startups

Megaupload Arrests May Deter Technology Entrepreneurs (Bloomberg, San Francisco Chronicle) – Fenwick & West

Megaupload Gets Busted; File Sharers Are Frazzled (Bloomberg BusinessWeek) – Fenwick & West

SEC Clamps Down on Secrecy in Foreign IPOs (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Crowded Boulder Grocery Field Awaits Trader Joes (Boulder Daily Camera) — Natural Grocers

Mixed Concerns as Organic Milk Shortage Felt in Boulder (Boulder Daily Camera) — Natural Grocers

Organic Milk is Getting Pricier, Hard to Find (NPR Morning Edition) — Natural Grocers

December 2011

SOPA: Washington vs. The Web (Huffington Post) – Fenwick & West

What Startups Are Super-Angel Investors Looking to Fund Next? (Forbes) – Fenwick & West

Is Meg Whitman Cleaning House? The Top HP Lawyer Is Leaving (Business Insider) – Fenwick & West

Hewlett-Packard General Counsel Michael Holston to Leave Company (Bloomberg BusinessWeek) – Fenwick & West

How a Music Site Disappeared for a Year (New York Times) – Fenwick & West

Paul Vixie: SOPA/PIPA Would Be Good For My Business, But I’m Still Against It  (TechDirt) – Fenwick & West

DHS abruptly abandons copyright seizure of hip-hop blog (CNET) – Fenwick & West

November 2011

Evolve Vacation Rental Brings White-Glove Service to Online Listings (Tech Crunch) – Evolve Vacation Rental Network

Upstart site aims to make vacation renting easier for owners (Travel Weekly) – Evolve Vacation Rental Network

Denver-based Exclusive Resorts spawns another vacation rental startup (Denver Post) – Evolve Vacation Rental Network

Evolve Vacation Rental Brings White-Glove Service to Online Listings (Walt Disney World FL) – Evolve Vacation Rental Network

SEC Forum Considers Obstacles To Small Business Capital Formation (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Publisher Drops Copyright Claim, Favors Fair Use (PC World) – Fenwick & West

Natural Grocers has link to Wichita (Wichita Eagle) – Natural Grocers

October 2011

Blu Trumpet Demos at Toronto’s DemoCamp30 (StartUp North) – Blu Trumpet

Advice for Women Entrepreneurs Seeking Angel Funding: ‘Just Ask’ (FOX Business) – Blu Trumpet

Trolls, geeks and lots of lawyers (The Deal) – Fenwick & West

September 2011

Leveraging the ‘More’ Button: Blu Trumpet Updates Classifieds Model for Apps (Mobile Insider on MediaPost) – Blu Trumpet

Sprint to Get iPhone 5 (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Loyalize announces first TV partnership with Spike TV (Lost Remote) – Loyalize

August 2011

IAC’s first mobile hatchling, Blu Trumpet, takes flight (New York Times, GigaOm) – Blu Trumpet

DoubleRecall Turns Paywalls Into Advertising Dollars (New York Times, GigaOm) – DoubleRecall

Y Combinator Demo Day: The Ultimate Roundup (Tech Crunch) – DoubleRecall

Incubator Y Combinator Launches 63 New Companies (Forbes) – DoubleRecall

For Some, Rude End to IPO Dreams (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

Internet bubbles: Of truth and consequence (Fortune) – Fenwick & West

Silicon Valley startups saw high valuations in Q2. Will the good times last? (VentureBeat) – Fenwick & West

July 2011

VC Funding Down Amid Economic Worries (The Street) – Fenwick & West

June 2011

Judge: ‘Copyright troll’ Righthaven may have lied in hundreds of lawsuits (The Raw Story) – Fenwick & West

Judge to copyright troll: your lawsuits are shams, give it up (Boing Boing) – Fenwick & West

Is Loyalize About the Become the Facebook of TV? (Bezinga) – Loyalize

May 2011

Justice Department, SEC Investigations Often Rely On Companies’ Internal Probes (Washington Post) – Fenwick & West

Now showing at former site of Casa Linda Theater: Natural Grocers (Dallas Morning News) – Natural Grocers

April 2011

Why Techies Like to ‘Friend’ Fenwick & West (Bloomberg BusinessWeek) – Fenwick & West

Angels Among Us (San Jose Mercury News) – Fenwick & West

Tech Companies Feeling the Power of FCPA (Wall Street Journal) – Fenwick & West

4 Hot Online Ad Companies to Put on Your Watch List (Forbes) – Loyalize

Come on Down! Loyalize Launches Audience Participation Tools (All Things D) – Loyalize

March 2011

GutCheck wins the $1M prize at DEMO (Venture Beat) – GutCheck

The Next Big Idea in Tech: Do-It-Yourself Focus Groups? (Mashable) – GutCheck

DEMO: Thoora uncovers the most talked about web content (Venture Beat DEMO Beat) – Thoora

February 2011

Thoora Shows How Publishers Can Use Real-Time Audience Data for Editorial Decisions (Poynter) – Thoora