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When we talk internally about our themes at NextView, the focus is less on areas or sectors, but more about shifts in human behavior and preferences. We share some of the categories we are interested in on our website, but […]

Rob Go
May 2, 2019 · 2  min.

Exploring The Everyday is an interview series exploring interesting individuals or companies who are trying to make an impact on the lives of everyday people.  What do you think about when you hear the words, “lab grown meat”? Are images […]

Rob Go
February 14, 2019 · 13  min.

Exploring The Everyday is an interview series exploring interesting individuals or companies who are trying to make an impact on the lives of everyday people.    Universal Basic Income is a hot dinner party topic around the country right now. […]

Lee Hower
February 7, 2019 · 15  min.

In August of 2017, we announced our current fund, NextView III. Along with the new capital, we also discussed our shift from having a generalist tech focus to a thematic focus around what we call “The Everyday Economy”. You can see […]

Rob Go
January 10, 2019 · 4  min.

Despite rumors that the VC business slows down in the summer, we’ve had one or our busiest periods in quite a while.  During June, July, and August, we’ve closed 4 new investments and several follow-ons, with a number of companies […]

Rob Go
September 4, 2018 · 6  min.

Though health is a massive part of the Everyday Economy, it’s also one of the most challenging to invest in. For many years, NextView has looked at many health-related businesses but invested in relatively few. We wanted to learn more about the nuanced […]

Rob Go
March 29, 2018 · 3  min.

My partners and I have been very public and transparent over the past six months about our thematic investing approach — what we call the Everyday Economy. Our philosophy is about backing technology-enabled startups that have the potential to touch millions […]

David Beisel
March 15, 2018 · 2  min.

What do you look for? It’s a question I’ve asked or been asked many dozens of times. Early-stage investing seems like such a dark art, and many smart people end up coming to completely different conclusions about the same company. […]

Rob Go
March 13, 2018 · 4  min.

Nearly every aspect of the Everyday Economy is being changed by the internet and digital technologies. Transportation, which accounts for nearly 10% of the broad economy in the U.S., is no different. We’ve seen how the ubiquity of internet-connected, GPS-enabled […]

Lee Hower
February 22, 2018 · 4  min.

For several months now, my partners and I have spent a lot of time talking about why we’re investing in the Everyday Economy. We dove deep into how this investment thesis extends to major verticals of consumer spending like entertainment, clothing, and home. We’ve also […]

David Beisel
January 11, 2018 · 3  min.