August 13, 2019

Shasta Focuses on Smart Software for the Enterprise

August 5, 2019

Shasta Ventures Introduces the GTM Trek, a Q&A Forum, for Entrepreneurs

July 18, 2019

YL Ventures Cyber Week Fireside Chat – June 2019

June 1, 2019

Time for Corporate Venmo? Opportunities in B2B Payments

May 21, 2019

Coffee Shops, Office Space, and… the Future of Remote Work

March 26, 2019

CPG, Defensibility, Finding The Next Instagram – Everything Consumer in 2019 with Rebecca Kaden, Nikhil Basu Trivedi and Jonathan Yoni Regev

March 7, 2019

Financial inclusion, dare I say Inclusive Capitalism. The Fintech companies today who are changing the game.

February 27, 2019

Welcome to the Mirrorworld & why it matters

February 1, 2019

Why Millennials Aren’t Buying Homes

February 1, 2019

What Does it Take to Raise a Series A in San Francisco Right Now?

January 31, 2019

How do you handle inbound investor interest when you’re not raising?

January 22, 2019

The Pill Club

January 16, 2019

Smart cards, smart cars, all smart everything

January 15, 2019

A Fireside Chat with Tien Tzuo

November 29, 2018

The Qualtrics Acquisition: 3 Takeaways for Founders Considering Bootstrapping

October 17, 2018

10 Lessons from Marketo’s Growth to a Multi-Billion-Dollar Exit

October 17, 2018

Welcoming Nikhil Basu Trivedi as Shasta’s Newest Managing Director

October 10, 2018

Glint’s Amazing Journey … So Far

October 10, 2018

Our Dream Team for Enterprise and Security

October 3, 2018

Thoughts on the Spredfast Acquisition

September 20, 2018

What is One of the Best Rebrands You’ve Ever Seen?

September 10, 2018

Why Apptio was the Best Board I’ve Served On

August 9, 2018

When Will Consumer Robotics Reach The “iPhone Moment”?

June 28, 2018

Announcing Shasta’s investment in Unblockable

May 31, 2018


May 14, 2018

Welcoming Natalie Sandman to Shasta Ventures

May 7, 2018

Why We Bet Big on Suplari

May 2, 2018

What Do Google Docs, Log Management, and Scalyr Have in Common? Steve Newman and Team Create Essential Platform for DevOps

April 30, 2018

Welcoming Rachel Star to Shasta Ventures

April 16, 2018

10 Predictions to Kick Off the New Year in Security — Starting Now with RSA

April 12, 2018

Zuora’s Tien Tzuo Sets the Bar High

March 30, 2018

Announcing + Shasta Camera Fund — Building the AR Cloud to enable the digital world around us

March 14, 2018

Thrilled to Back Skilljar & Help Onboard Customers at Scale

March 11, 2018

Looking for an Emerging Platforms Associate at Shasta Ventures

March 11, 2018

Looking for an Emerging Platforms Associate at Shasta Ventures

February 6, 2018

Creating Great Presentations is Hard.’s Founder Mitch Grasso Can Help.

February 6, 2018

Investing in 8thWall — The Modern Platform for Building #CameraFirst Mobile AR

January 27, 2018

We’re Growing. Come join us as an Investment Associate!

January 3, 2018

How Fast Does It Go?

January 2, 2018

What makes a passionate team?

December 19, 2017

Epic Products

December 19, 2017

This New Year’s: Resolve to Authenticate Your Email

December 19, 2017

Our Promise: An  Unwavering Partnership

November 14, 2017

Move Over $100 Million: There’s a New Goal for SaaS Startups

October 27, 2017

Noon Time!

October 26, 2017

A Snapshot of the Shasta Camera Fund Across the Web

October 19, 2017

The first episode of ‘Bubbleproof’ sets the stage for chaos on Sand Hill Road

September 13, 2017

Inventing the Camera Experience Manager — thrilled to announce Shasta’s investment in Camera IQ

August 23, 2017

Summer News & Viewpoints from Shasta Ventures

July 25, 2017

Why should a start up offer option refresh grants?

July 19, 2017

Why It Is BS That You Never Regret Paying a High Price To Get into a Good Company, Why There Are Only 2 Price Points That Work in SaaS And Why ESports Will Be Bigger Than Traditional Sports in 5 Years Time

July 12, 2017

Join us for AR Kitchen: Cooking up product concepts around Apple’s new ARKit

July 10, 2017

The Great Camera Awakening 

June 30, 2017

Why We Invested in (our second) Rocket Company

June 16, 2017

How Blue Apron Compares to Other Subscriptions in One Graph

June 15, 2017

Highspot Gives Sales Enablement a Power Boost with AI & ML

June 7, 2017

The Secret behind Dollar Shave Club’s Billion Dollar Success in One Graph

June 5, 2017

How did Anaplan go after three use cases vs. one?

May 22, 2017

Augmented Reality in Industry — SF event, May 31

May 17, 2017

The Farmer’s Dog

April 28, 2017

VR, Autonomous Cars, and the Rise of Shadow Email: Headlines You May Have Missed This Week

April 28, 2017

How VCs Lost their Minds in Consumer (Again)

April 23, 2017

Why is a 1994 Ford F-250 a Great Product?

April 18, 2017

No Restrictions: Sharing the Secrets of Entrepreneurship on SiriusXM

April 17, 2017

I Almost Feel Sorry for United

April 5, 2017

5 lessons learned from a startup pivot

April 5, 2017

It’s Better the Second Time Around

March 31, 2017

From Diving with Sharks to the Age of Connected Planning: The Shasta Team, Zuora, Anaplan and…

March 22, 2017

Welcoming SlamData to Shasta Ventures Portfolio

February 17, 2017

The Annual Kickoff Meeting

February 1, 2017

Nascent VR Ecosystem, Just Add Water: VR Investor Education, Feb 8 in SF

January 23, 2017

Welcoming Marketo’s Phil Fernandez to Shasta

January 13, 2017

Why Shasta Invested in an Estonian Starship

January 4, 2017

Is Fitness a Killer App for VR?

December 31, 2016

10 predictions and opportunities for virtual and augmented reality in 2017

December 29, 2016

Privacy & Hacking Aren’t the Real Long-Term Issues for Consumer IoT

December 13, 2016

Why We Led Survios’ Series A Years Ago

December 12, 2016

Investing in emerging platforms at Shasta Ventures

December 5, 2016

Where Do Magical Hardware Experiences Come From?

October 20, 2016

Is VR the Next 3-D TV?  Yes and No.

September 26, 2016

3% of Y Combinator Summer 2016 Batch are VR Companies

September 23, 2016

Hold on to your hat…here comes the VR arms race

July 26, 2016

Launching VR Tuesday! A regular meet up for creators, monetizers and investors in VR & AR

July 10, 2016

Tattoos & Recommendation Engines

June 21, 2016

Our Investment in Pearl

June 1, 2016

20VC Podcast with Nikhil, Investor @ Shasta Ventures

April 22, 2016

The Pendulums of Venture Capital

March 26, 2016

What It Takes to Attract Series A Investors in SaaS

February 24, 2016

Zen and the Art of Connected Hardware

February 5, 2016

Watch the Costs of Business Inputs, Not Late-Stage Valuations

January 13, 2016

CES is cool again

November 13, 2015

How do you brand connected hardware devices?

November 4, 2015


September 17, 2015

“Dad, Could You Put the Giraffe On?”

July 2, 2015

Last week I gave this keynote presentation at the O’Reilly SOLID…

June 1, 2015

A Fresh Start (on my iPhone)