by Randy Glein and Barry Schuler, co-founders and partners, DFJ Growth

We conceived DFJ Growth more than 15 years ago with a singular vision: Partner with extraordinary entrepreneurs and assist them on their journey to build iconic companies. We theorized that high-growth tech companies would benefit from staying private longer…

by Barry Schuler, Jocelyn Kinsey, Randy Glein, and Chris Shanahan

We’re excited to announce our investment in NotCo, an innovative foodtech company that makes delicious plant-based dairy and meat products, as part of its $235 million Series D financing.

It’s no secret that plant-based food alternatives are here to stay…

Faking it is when you see another company out there, and you say, “We just want to be like them. What’s their tagline? Just use the messaging from their website.’” That will never work, because it’s not authentic to you.

The guidance to “fake it until you make it” is…

By Sam Fort, Kevin Tu, and Delaney Ugelstad, DFJ Growth

DFJ Growth is excited to announce our investment in the $70 million Series C of Salt Security as it advances the modern security paradigm for APIs.

For decades, cybersecurity has been a constant game of cat-and-mouse, with new software architectures…

Startups are fun. You push a button and something happens because there’s not a lot of bureaucracy and it’s a very tight feedback loop. …

By Carol Wentworth, Marketing Partner

We all know what “sticky” means when it comes to online experiences. But what is “sticky” when it comes to telling stories about your business, products and customers? It’s about putting stories together that are memorable, that have longevity, and that land in top media…

By Randy Glein and Sam Shapiro, DFJ Growth

We’ve been preparing for this moment at DFJ Growth for the past seven years. That’s when we started our journey with cryptocurrency and its underlying technology called blockchain, including our first investment in the category. …

By Sam Fort, Kevin Tu, and Delaney Ugelstad, DFJ Growth

DFJ Growth is thrilled to announce our investment in Sysdig, the emerging leader in container and cloud-first security, as part of its $188 million Series F funding round.

At DFJ Growth we’ve been actively investing over the past decade in…

The role of internal communications in a growth company is much more than sending out employee newsletters. …

By Carol Wentworth

Not even a global pandemic can stop IPOs, assuming market trends and financials align. But the pandemic adds new wrinkles to the complex process of managing communications around an IPO, as the talented communications leaders at two companies well know. In September 2020, Unity Technologies and Sumo…

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