Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines.
Natasha and Danny and Grace were all here to chat through the week’s rigamarole of news. Alex took some well-deserved time off, but that meant we got to poke a little fun at him and create a Special Edition segment to start off the show.
Jokes aside, this week was yet another spree of creator economy, edtech and new fund announcements, with fresh and unexpected news hailing from Natasha’s home state, New Jersey.
Here’s what we got into:
Box got a lifeline in the form of a $500 million check from KKR, and, as Danny mentions, Box CEO Aaron Levie shifts his role a bit, too.