The company has been rejected more than and 20 venture capital is now hotPosted by: admin | Posted on: March 4, 2017
[Abstract] after 15 months of operation, Thrive Market revenue reached $100 million, a total of $58 million financing.
BI Chinese station on February 26th reported
startup Thrive Market co-founder Gunnar Ralph Les (Gunnar Lovelace) and Nick Green (Nick Green) at the first time, financing rejected more than and 20 venture capital company.
their point is: they are ready to launch an online organic food and natural food market, and then use the registered user to pay $60 a year membership fee to implement 25-50% price promotions.
"venture capitalists just want to wait and see." Green said, no one is willing to invest."
but now they’re scrambling to find a way to invest.
after 15 months of operation, Thrive Market’s annual operating income reached $100 million, a total of $58 million financing. Investors include venture capital firm Greycroft Partners and celebrities such as soul singer John legend (John Legend) and actor Moore (Demi Moore).
said the Thrive Market website now has more than 180 thousand paid users. Only in January of this year, it added 600 thousand registered users (the company’s Web site has a free trial period of 30 days).
on Thursday, Thrive Market launched its first iPhone app.
, the two founders, said their turnaround came when they changed their minds. Later, in the Silicon Valley to eat numerous cold-shoulder treatment they began to rethink the development plan as a warning for the future, the company. Now, they think Thrive Market is selling a lifestyle, not just selling a variety of products. They want to find investors with the same idea.
they persuaded more than 200 in the health sector in the "influential people" to investment and support the Thrive Market website, these people include the famous doctor of medicine Dibake Chopra (Deepak Chopra), Tony Robin (inspirational masters Tony Robbins) and the famous fitness coach Jillian Michaels (Jillian Michaels).
"these aren’t ordinary celebrities." Green said, "they are influential blogger or YouTube star." These are people who are very trusting. Thrive Market from this celebrity group