With this investment, NationBuilder will change the world.
Adam Rifkin stashed this in Silicon Valley!
Which makes me recall: Software companies are poised to take over large swathes of the economy.
NationBuilder helps people organize politically using online tools. That's world-changing.
Actually, NationBuilder is an awesome company. Says TechCrunch:
When a16z did reference checks on how the software was performing, they saw that people were actually winning elections because of NationBuilder. And he believes that the platform can expand across many verticals for community organization. In the end, he says that NationBuilder exemplified one of the core theses for AH’s newest fund, Fund III, which is software that is transforming industries.
Software is transforming industries. Excellent.