James Seely

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James grew up in Seattle before moving to the Bay Area to study at Santa Clara University. He has been a product marketer at Carta for almost three years.

Introducing: Deal Room

For any major transaction your company runs (tender offers, funding rounds, acquisitions, etc.), there are disclosures and documents that need to be shared with your...

Product
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Introducing: Carta for Founders

Today we launched Carta for Founders, a streamlined version of Carta for brand new startups priced at $100 annually. Carta for Founders includes our core...

Product
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Carta for iPhone Update

Carta for iPhone is now available for employees and investors. Download the app to view your portfolio, see individual security details, and explore our educational...

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Contacting security issuers in Carta

If you have questions about securities on Carta, you can now contact the issuer directly from the security. This makes it easier to resolve issues...

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The art and science behind a Carta 409A

A common saying in the valuation industry is that 409A is both an art and a science. At Carta we combine art with science to...

How We Work
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Henry joins Harry Stebbings on The Twenty Minute VC

Our founder and CEO, Henry Ward, recently joined Harry Stebbings on The Twenty Minute VC. This is one of our favorite interviews with Henry, where...

Henry
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Connecting Carta to Zenefits

Carta now integrates with Zenefits, the all-in-one HR platform. Connecting Zenefits and Carta notifies the right people at the right times. Here are the key...

Product
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Feature Update: Personal Portfolio

We just finished redesigning the Carta portfolio. We changed a few of the existing elements and added some new ones to make viewing your securities...

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Feature Update: Board Approvals

Since releasing our Board Approvals feature, we’ve received a lot of great feedback from customers. We recently made a few improvements to build this...

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Equity 101 for Startup Employees (Part 1)

Carta just kicked off our first event series: “Understand Your Options: Equity 101 for Startup Employees.” The following post covers the first section from the...

Education
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