Plexo Capital

Plexo Capital

TechCrunch , VentureBeat , CrunchBase

With investors knocking, PlayVS opens the door to a $30M Series B


PlayVS taps League of Legends in launch of high school esports platform

Sports Education
$6,500,000 Venture capital (Series A)
TechCrunch , PE Hub , FinSMEs

Blavity raises $6.5 million Series A round led by GV

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PlayVS CEO Delane Parnell to talk high school esports at Disrupt SF

$15,000,000 Venture capital (Series A) , TechCrunch

PlayVS Finds $15M For High School eSports Infrastructure

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Blavity just acquired Travel Noire, a travel site for black millennials

TechCrunch , TechMoran

Blavity acquires Travel Noire, a travel and discovery platform for black millennials

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CNN Tech

Blavity's CEO on taking risks and building an online community for black millennials

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Morgan DeBaun's top tips on preparing for Blavity's EmpowerHer17 conference


Inside Blavity, the Startup on a Quest to Be the News Source for Black Millennials

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The Media Startup That’s Run By Black Millennials, For Black Millennials

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How the CEO and Co-Founder of Blavity Gets Things Done

$1,000,000 Seed fund

Blavity, the BuzzFeed for black millennials, is raising $1 million and gets a redesign

Diversity Publishing
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Black media has a plan to stay relevant as mainstream journalists encroach

Nieman Lab

Morgan DeBaun on the growth of Blavity, covering #BlackLivesMatter, and the state of black-owned media


Blavity’s Morgan DeBaun is speaking at Disrupt SF 2016

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Meet Morgan DeBaun: The Blavity Founder Bridging The Gap Between Content And Tech


Blavity Hopes To Be The Digital Voice of Black Millennials

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