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6 Commercials That Made Dollar Shave Club So Successful

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The deal made Dubin considerably excited for the future of Dollar Shave Club, considering he will remain in control of the company after the deal.

Dollar Shave Club Acquired For $1 Billion By Unilever

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In another, stunning exit for Southern California's technology startup community, Los Angeles-based Dollar Shave Club has been acquired from a reported $1 billion by Unilever. Dollar Shave Club operates a subscription, razor and toiletries accessory business targeted at men. READ MORE>>.

Dollar Shave Club Gets $12.0M More

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Santa Monica-based Dollar Shave Club , the company that hit the scene with a viral launch video for its subscription razor e-commerce business, has $12.0M Dollar Shave Club most recently expanded its line of products into the flushable wipe business, and apparently is planning further product expansion.

Dollar Shave Club's Secret Weapon: Snazzy Launch Video

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If nothing else, the video seems to suggest that Dollar Shave Club has, if nothing else, an eye for viral Internet marketing.

Interview with Michael Dubin, Dollar Shave Club

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Dollar Shave Club came to me about two years ago, in December of 2010, when I met my co-founder, who was my friend's fianc's father.

Dollar Shave Club Gets $1M To Disrupt The Razor Industry

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Los Angeles-based Dollar Shave Club said this morning that it has raised $1M in a funding round, led by Kleiner Perkins and Forerunner Ventures, and also including Andreesen Horowitz, Shasta Ventures, and Felicis Ventures, along with angels Shevin Pishevar, Dennis Phelps, and David Hornig. READ MORE>>.

Dollar Shave Club | Razors Blades That Shave Time And Money

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The Dollar Shave Club is a new start up that solves a simple but overlooked problem; disposable razor blades are overpriced.

Dollar Shave's TV Push Powered By Convertro

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Fans of Los Angeles subscription razor firm Dollar Shave Club might have noticed a lot of the firm recently on television.

Dollar Shave Club Countersues Gillette

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Santa Monica-based Dollar Shave Club has filed a lawsuit against razor giant Gillette , in the U.S. Gillette claims Dollar Shave Club has infringed on one of its patents for self cleaning razors. Dollar Shave said "we are not intimidated" by the attempt to "thwart competition with litigation."

Dollar Shave Club Raises $75M

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Venice, California-based Dollar Shave Club , the subscription-based razor business led by Michael Dubin, has raised $75M in a new funding round, bringing the company's total raised to $150M. dollar shave club venture capital razor michael dubinThe new funding reportedly values the company at $500M.

Dollar Shave Club Sued By Gillette

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Los Angeles-based subscription razor startup Dollar Shave Club has been sued by razor giant Gillette , which claims that Dollar Shave Club is infringing upon Gillette's patents. Gillette did not specify in its announcement which patents it believes Dollar Shave Club is infringing upon.

That’s A Wrap! | Silicon Beach Fest 2015

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Tim Nabhani of Dollar Shave Club | Hiring in LA. Oh and did we mention they are all dancing to the Spice Girls?!?

Dollar Shave Club: 2.2M Members, New Commercials

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Santa Monica-based Dollar Shave Club , the membership-based razor delivery service led by Michael Dubin, says the firm is up to 2.2 dollar shave club michael dubin razor membership delivery ecommerce advertisingREAD MORE>>.

Los Angeles tech companies take a victory lap with planned tech job fair

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2016 was a good year to be a tech startup in LA, and, with the $25 billion planned public offering for the city’s startup darling, Snap Inc.,

Dollar Shave Club Expands Product Line

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Los Angeles-based Dollar Shave Club , is going where no man has gone before: it''s launched a new product, called One Wipe Charlies , for, um. In another humorous, irreverant video, Dollar Shave Club''s founder Michael Dubin, pitches the new wipes , saying it''s "the softest, fastest, manliest way to wipe your a ".

Fireside Chat w/ Dollar Shave Club Founder and CEO, Michael Dubin - Startups Uncensored #50

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016 -- Fireside Chat w/Dollar Shave Club CEO Michael Dubin. Join us for our next Startups Uncensored, a fireside chat with Michael Dubin, Founder/CEO of Dollar Shave Club. We'll be celebrating their $1B recent exit, and talking with Michael about his whole journey. See [link].

Dollar Shave Club Gets $50M More

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Los Angeles-based Dollar Shave Club , the subscription e-commerce startup led by Michael Dubin, has raised $50M in a Series C funding round, the company disclosed this morning. Dollar Shave Club has now raised $72.8M in total funding. The funding came from Technology Crossover Ventures. READ MORE>>.

Silicon Beach Report July 20: Dollar Shave Club Acquired for $1 Billion

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Dollar Shave Club acquired for $1 billion, Rubicon Project signs deal to automated Spotify ad inventory, RadPad adds electronic leases, and more

YouTube Marketing | Top 8 Tips to Increase Sales with Video

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Advertising your brand utilizing YouTube could increase revenue by millions in under a year. Jeffrey Harmon, CMO of  Orabrush  and  Orapup.

Dollar Shave Club Gets $9.8M For Subscription Razor Service

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Dollar Shave Club , the subscription razor delivery service headed by Michael Dubin, has raised $9.8M in a Series A funding. Dollar Shave Club is one of the company's spawned out of Science, Inc., Dollar Shave Club is based in Venice. READ MORE>>.

Best of 2012: Dollar Shave Club's Launch Video, Red Bull Stratos

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Dollar Shave Club is the Science Inc. advertisement science stratos bull club shave dollarREAD MORE>>.

FameBit Acquired By Google

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Science's Mike Jones said that FameBit's acquisition is the third for the company this year, including the acquisition of HelloSociety by The New York Times in March, and the acquisition of Dollar Shave Club by Unilever in July. Financial terms of the acquisition were not announced. READ MORE>>.

Quarterly Gets Funding From Science

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Science has extensive experience in the subscription area, with other, subscription-based businesses like Dollar Shave Club, and influencer businesses like HelloSociety. Size of the investment was not disclosed. Quarterly is led by Zach Frechette. READ MORE>>. quarterly science venture capital scienceinc subscription business

FameBit Passes 300M Subscribers

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The company says that it has such brands as Adidas, L''Oreal, Hint, JustFab, and fellow Science company Dollar Shave Club with its marketing efforts. The startup--backed by Science and led by David Kierzkowski--said it now has over 7,000 YouTubers on its marketplace. READ MORE>>.

Report: Unilever Eyes The Honest Company

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If true, an acquisition would be the second by the company of a high profile, Los Angeles startup this year, after the acquisition of Santa Monica's Dollar Shave Club by Unilever--for a billion dollars--in May. Is another, Los Angeles consumer startup-- The Honest Company --about to be acquired by Unilever ? READ MORE>>.

Understanding What’s Going on in #LATech

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Back then only 15% of our dollars were invested locally whereas today 50% of our dollars are invested in LA. Don’t we know it.

Entrepreneur's Brilliant Companies List Pinpoint SoCal Startups

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Science Raising New $30M Fund For LA Startups

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Science has been one of the more active acceleration/incubation efforts in the region, and has been behind such companies as DogVacay, Dollar Shave Club, Eventup, MeUndies, Uncovet, and Wittlebee. According to a report this morning, the fund will also invest in non-Science incubated startups. READ MORE>>.

Eat Club Brings Startup Food Delivery Craze To LA

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Now, one of those Bay Area startups-- Eat Club --is taking that concept to Los Angeles, with the launch of its meal delivery service to Silicon Beach companies. Eat Club is backed by Trinity Ventures, and disclosed a $10M funding last week--in part, to expand its service to Los Angeles. Eat Club said that so far, it has delivered 1.5

Pritzker Group Boosts Focus On Los Angeles Startups, Moves Partner To LA

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Pritzker says it has invested in such local companies as Dollar Shave Club, Honest Company, and Hello Giggles. Greenbaum had been based at Pritzker's home office in Chicago. The company also said it will look to invest smaller amount of capital in "unique" opportunities. READ MORE>>.

Loot Crate Tops Deloitte Technology Fast 500

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Los Angeles-based Loot Crate has scored first place in the annual Deloitte Technology Fast 500 , the annual ranking of the fastest growing technology companies in the United States by accounting firm Deloitte. Loot Crate had a 66,661% five year growth rate, the highest nationwide. READ MORE>>. deloitte fast lootcrate ranking growth startup annual

Hyperloop One Co-founder Plans California Secession Effort

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Pishevar--who was an early investor in Uber and Dollar Shave Club-- posted a series of Tweets say he would be funding a legitimate campaign for California to become its own nation, saying "It's the most patriotic thing we can do. Country is at serious crossroads." READ MORE>>.

Mike Jones of Science Inc, On Exits And Finding The Right Entrepreneurs

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The company's other acquisitions included the $1 billion acquisition of Dollar Shave Club by Unilever, and the acquisition of HelloSociety by the New York Times. This is your third exit this year, including Dollar Shave Club and HelloSociety. Los Angeles-based Science Inc. Mike Jones: We are. READ MORE>>.

SoCal Sees Summertime Surge In Exits

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billion--include the recent sales of Vizio , Dollar Shave Club , Nervana Systems , TouchCommerce , and Orbitera , and Aurrion. Those exits--worth more than a collected $3.8 READ MORE>>. southern california merger acquisition dollarshave vizio nervana touchcommerce aurrion orbitera

Announcing The Socaltech 50: Southern California's Up-and-Comers

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Michael Dubin , Dollar Shave Club (Los Angeles, consumer subscription). Sophia Amoruso , NastyGal (LA, Downtown, fashion).

Reflections on 2016: Kevin Winston, Digital LA

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Some are acquired, like Dollar Shave Club for $1B, or start acquiring, like Engage:BDR and SharkReach. This holiday season, we are again sharing the reflections on 2016 from Southern California's technology ecosystem. You'll be able to see all the many 2016 reflections here as they are posted. READ MORE>>.

Attract A MILLION New Customers Overnight with YouTube Marketing – Literally

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They created this video shot in 1 day for just $500 dollars exploring what was possible. Dollar Shave Club and Hello Flo both had catchy music.

Special Report: Who's Funding What, Really?

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Recent investments: Fresh Dish , Urban Remedy , HelloInsights, TripleThread, Dollar Shave Club. 2. being funded. Science Inc.

R.E.D. Talks: Building a Successful Startup in L.A.

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Michael Dubin, Founder and CEO, Dollar Shave Club. based Dollar Shave Club (and champion of the unconventional approach to business-as-usual), shares his story and insights in the intimate setting of his corporate headquarters. Tuesday, November 15, 2016 -- R.E.D. Talks: Building a Successful Startup in L.A.

Hello Music's Dollar String Club Launches For Guitarists

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