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TheFunded.com’s Top Startup Investors of 2011

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2012-01-26

At last week's 9th Founder Showcase, we celebrated the best investors of 2011 with TheFunded.com's Entrepreneur Investor Awards.

Anthony Ha of TechCrunch covered the awards here (including a video of the ceremony).

Ben Horowitz of Andreessen Horowitz, George Zachary of Charles River Ventures, Philippe Herbert of Banexi Venture Partners, Yuri Milner of Mail.ru Group, and Dave McClure of 500 Startups all received awards. 

Click here to see the story on TechCrunch, or here on TheFunded.com.  

Congratulations to the winners, and thanks to everyone who attended!

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