Steve Case

Steve Case

Steve Case passed away December 9th 2021 at his home in Carson City Nevada after a lengthy illness. He was born in Lander Wyoming March 9th 1962 to Myrle Leseberg and Jim Case. He grew up in Lander and worked there for many years at the Wyoming State Training School....
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Steve Case Has Bet on Rust Belt Startups for Years. In the Pandemic, More VCs Have Joined Him

High Alpha calls itself a venture studio. That's a combination incubator, early-stage investor, and startup con­sultancy. But it might better be called a venture catapult. Last year, the Indianapolis company showed its Midwestern can-do-ness in the midst of a raging pandemic by flinging out 10 startups--double the number to its credit in 2019. High Alpha did this in part by converting some challenges created by Covid-19 into businesses. "Where we start is with problems," says Kristian Andersen, a High Alpha co-founder. "And 2020 presented no shortage of problems."

DraftKings and how AOL co-founder Steve Case made a killing

With the NCAA’s March Madness underway, AOL co-founder Steve Case offered an investing lesson around one of the companies that stands to see a huge windfall in the coming weeks as millions of sports fans place bets on college hoops. Case, an early backer of sports fantasy and online betting...

Revolution's Steve Case launches second SPAC with former Md. congressman

AOL co-founder and venture capitalist Steve Case has launched another blank-check company with a goal to raise up to $287.5 million according to Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Revolution Acceleration Acquisition Corp II. launches just days after Case's first special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), Revolution Acceleration Acquisition Corp., struck an...

Revolution CEO Steve Case on the importance of investing in middle America

In Warren Buffett's annual shareholder letter, the Oracle of Omaha made it clear that he is betting on America, and not just the innovation hubs on either coast. Steve Case, chairman and CEO of Revolution, joined "Squawk Box" on Tuesday to discuss Revolution's Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, which is an initiative to support entrepreneurs in burgeoning startup ecosystems across the country.

Steve Case-backed blank-check company strikes a deal

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