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Enter the Matrix
10 Matrix Partners-backed companies in Boston
Antonio Rodriguez, a general partner at Matrix Partners, is shown wearing the virtual reality headset made by Oculus VR of California. Rodriguez led Matrix's investment into the startup last year, and it's now set to be acquired by Facebook for $2 billion. <strong>Click through the slideshow</strong> to see some of the Boston-area companies Matrix Partners has in its current portfolio.
It’s well known that Boston’s Spark Capital has had plenty of hits lately, of which the $2 billion Oculus VR sale to Facebook is just the latest (you may remember the Twitter IPO from last year). But Cambridge venture firm Matrix Partners was also an investor in Oculus, and has been on a winning streak of its own lately. The IPO of Care.com in January and the sale of The Echo Nest to Spotify in February — both of them Boston-area companies — are notable recent successes for the storied VC firm. Read More