Internet Brands

Realizing selling cars online would not create significant equity, CarsDirect re-branded as a media company called Internet Brands which went public in 2007.

In this series, Jim Armstrong, Managing Director of Clearstone Venture Partners, talks to entrepreneurs about starting their own company and seeking funding.

Clearstone Venture Partners | Build Smarter Companies Faster
Clearstone has been one of the most active firms in Southern California. We’ve helped launch many successful start-ups. We are the nexus for the entrepreneurial community, with deep connections into Southern California industry. Clearstone embraces a longtime and active role in the Southern California business community as an incubator and financier of early stage startups and continues to incubate companies out of our Santa Monica office.

The complete series is available at the Clearstone website: