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The AOL founder betting $150 million that the future of startups isn’t in New York or Silicon Valley has decided on the next leg of his talent s...

Steve Case is taking his $150 million Rise of the Rest startup investment fund to Orlando, the Space Coast, Tampa Bay, Miami, and Puerto Rico.
FreightWaves CEO Craig Fuller.

The creator of the ‘Bloomberg for the trucking industry’ reveals why being based in a city in Tennessee played such a crucial role in his ...

FreightWaves CEO and founder Craig Fuller has lived everywhere from Hong Kong to Dallas, but his company is based in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
Revolution Ventures CEO Steve Case.

AOL founder Steve Case is making a bold bet on companies from the Midwest — and he says it’s a lot like the early bet he made on the inter...

With his $150 million "Rise of the Rest" fund, AOL founder Steve Case hopes to spur innovation in the Midwest.
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Steve Case is the founding CEO of AOL and the chairman and CEO of the venture capital firm Revolution.

‘We believe we will prove them wrong’: Billionaire AOL founder Steve Case says skepticism around his ‘Rise of the Rest’ projec...

Steve Case helped usher in the first wave of internet companies with AOL, and is now trying to get ahead of "the third wave," but through an ambitious investment project across the United States.
Steve Case is the founding CEO of AOL and the venture capital firm Revolution.

Billionaire investor Steve Case said a book he read in 1980 set him on the path to founding AOL, and it still influences him today

In his early 20s, Steve Case read futurist Alvin Toffler's "The Third Wave," convincing him that the world was on the brink of a digital revolution. It convinced him to help make that a reality, which he would do as the founding CEO of AOL.
Steve Case is the founding CEO of AOL and the chairman and CEO of the venture capital firm Revolution.

Billionaire AOL cofounder Steve Case says we’re at the start of the internet’s third wave, and he’s laying the groundwork to benefit...

Steve Case led the first wave of internet companies as the founding CEO. Now, as a billionaire investor, he's using his resources and lessons learned to take advantage of what he calls "the third wave" through his Rise of the Rest initiative.
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Steve Case.

Learn why billionaire AOL cofounder Steve Case is investing in companies outside the major coastal startup hubs at IGNITION 2018

Steve Case will take the stage at IGNITION 2018 to discuss entrepreneurship, highlights from his "Rise of the Rest" bus tour, and the long-term vision for his DC-based venture-capital firm Revolution.
JD Vance, second from left, and Steve Case, third from left, ride the Rise of the Rest bus with their colleagues and guests in Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Billionaire Steve Case has taken a big red bus through 26 states to bet $150 million on finding the next big startup — here’s where heR...

AOL cofounder Steve Case and "Hillbilly Elegy" author JD Vance are leading the $150 million Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, dedicated to startup communities outside of Silicon Valley, New York, and Boston. Its network now spans 26 states.