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Gild hits the front page of the Sunday New York Times: Can Big Data Help Find The Hidden Gems of Talent That Human Bias Misses?


 Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage

The Wall Street Journal quotes NGVC co-President Kemper Isley as it delves into the JOBS Act and its effect on IPOs. 



CEO and Chief Scientist of Gild, Vivienne Ming, discusses how her own incredible journey inspires her to help others realize their potential.


April 2014

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

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

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