In September of 2018 my brother and I had just received the best news of our lives to date. A representative from Revolution Investments stood up, “Gentleman, after careful review of the business, we are ecstatic to inform you that we will be leading Atmosphere’s and CHIVE TV’s Series A for $10M.”
Chive TV was exploding in popularity but it didn’t make any money. In fact, it cost so much to run, we were on the brink of shutting it down. We just got a life raft. Leo and I contained our excitement until we got to the bottom of the elevator.
(Listen to this story read by John Resig)