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2015 is the Year of Distro EVERYWHERE

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This artists’s cartoon view gives an impression of how common planets are around the stars in the Milky Way. The planets, their orbits and their host stars are all vastly magnified compared to their real separations. A six-year search that surveyed millions of stars using the microlensing technique concluded that planets around stars are the […]

500 Global Team

500 Global Team






Waaah, more marketing??

We know it’s sexy to talk about features and fundraising.

But cool features, and even a round in the bank, won’t a business make.

Great companies find a way — ideally multiple optimized ways — to acquire, activate and retain customers.

We’re the 500 Distribution Team, and 2015 is the year of Distro EVERYWHERE.

And we work with 500 companies to do just that.

In the old days, 500 Distro was a 500 family affair:

— hands-on advising for every company in the current 500 Accelerator Batch.

— intensive consulting and implementation for selected portfolio companies through our Distro 1-on-1 program.

But 2015 means Distro EVERYWHERE.

We’re bringing the growth specialization of 500 Distro to EVEN MOAR founders, both within the 500 family and beyond.


Let us count the ways.

1. MOAR Distro Hackers in Residence, including Dominic Coryell, Tammy Camp, andMatt Ellsworth

2. #Distrosnack one startup growth tip + rib-tickling GIF delivered daily by email (GET IT HERE)

3. MOAR non-boring Case Studies and tactical How-Tos, including MOAR global coverage

4. Free startup growth meetups we’re hosting plus steep discounts on bigger events like Weapons of Mass Distribution 

5. Weird and exciting TBA projects we’ll tell you about soon

There’s only one thing you have to do to get MOAR Distro:


  • 500-style Case Studies and How Tos on startup growth
  • useful updates on meetups & events
  • no spam obviously

PS — did you know we did this free mobile growth meetup this past Tuesday?

Join the newsletter, next time you’ll know.

500 Global Team

500 Global Team