MGA’s “Shuffle” App Featured on Product Hunt

Shuffle Featured On Technology And Mobile App Review Website Product Hunt   Alexandria, VA – Shuffle, the mobile news sharing application that learns from its users, is featured on Product Hunt, the premiere website that offers reviews and promotes new technology and application products. Shuffle’s algorithm processes user feedback and presents cards of news stories specifically catered… Continue reading

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Disruptor Capital Invests $1M In Alexandria Media Firm

As seen in the Washington Business Journal By Jennifer Nycz-Conner   Disruptor Capital Invests $1M In Alexandria Media Firm Pete Snyder’s Disruptor Capital has made another notable investment, its second in fewer than two months. The Washington Post reports that Disruptor will lead a $1 million-plus funding round in Media Group of America, an Alexandria-based… Continue reading

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Media Group of America Announces Close of First Major Investment Led by Pete Snyder and Disruptor Capital

Media Group of America Announces Close of First Major Investment Led by Pete Snyder and Disruptor Capital Fastest-Growing Social Publishing Company Adds Capital to Fuel More Growth, Social Media Pioneer Snyder to Board of Directors   ALEXANDRIA, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Media Group of America co-founders Alex Skatell and Phil Musser announced today the closing of a major… Continue reading

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Disruptor Capital Invests Seven-Figure Plus Into Leading Media Firm

As seen in The Washington Post By Thomas Heath   Disruptor Capital Invests Seven-Figure Plus Into Leading Media Firm   Disruptor Capital, a Washington-area angel investment firm, has made its second big move in less than two months by leading a $1 million-plus funding round in Media Group of America.   The investment will help… Continue reading

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Disruptor Capital Makes Major Investment in Ledbury

As seen in The Washington Post By Thomas Heath   Ledbury Clothing Company In Richmond Gets Funds From Pete Snyder’s Disruptor Capital   Pete Snyder’s Disruptor Capital, an Alexandria-based angel investment firm, has joined an estimated $5 million funding round aimed at boosting production for a Richmond-based clothing company co-founded by the son of former… Continue reading

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Echelon Insights Co-Founder Forecasts the Future

Republican political strategist Patrick Ruffini has a way with timing. The tech guru entered the field in 2002, when Internet campaigning was still kind of a novelty. Nowadays, the Internet is a fixture, and so is Ruffini. He heads two political firms — digital strategy shop Engage and research analytics firm Echelon Insights — and… Continue reading

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Startup Hopes to Use FCC Database to Predict Ad Future

At this particular moment in the Denver media market, Republicans are winning the ad war more — in terms of dollars spent at any rate. Fifty-eight percent of spending on political ads currently running are from Republicans and Republican-associated groups. It’s a key detail in a heated race as Republicans try to unseat Democratic incumbent… Continue reading

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NYTimes: “Ledbury: But Can They Write Fashion Code?”

On a brisk Thursday afternoon, Peter Semple strode purposefully through Google’s Chelsea offices looking for a quiet place to discuss his latest project. “I haven’t slept in the last four days,” Mr. Semple said, bypassing the cafeteria, which was blasting En Vogue, in favor of a curtained-off conference room with a large lime-green armchair at… Continue reading

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