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Little Pickle Press Inc

LPP creates high quality, high impact media for children around the world.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Media and Entertainment
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2009
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Little Pickle Press, Inc. (LPP or the “Company”) is a 21st century publisher of high quality and social mission driven media for children. LPP produces various products that excite and engage children while delivering important and meaningful messages of our time, including global and ecological themes. Products include picture books, which are augmented with electronic media such as eBooks, enhanced eBooks, book apps, lesson plans, and music.


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    Rick DeGolia

    Rick is a serial entrepreneur, venture investor, Silicon Valley-based business attorney, friend, husband and father, wine-maker and organic gardener. He co-manages the DeGolia-Kamb Wine Partnerships, and is on the Boards of Little Pickle Press, Cimbal, ColorPower, Lextron, Retrofit America, Mercado Global, The Cleantech Open, and the Clean Coalition. He is a partner at Exigen Capital, and an ex-partner of The Angels’ Forum and Wilson, Sonsini.

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    Rana DiOrio
    Chief Executive Officer

    Rana DiOrio went to Duke University and Vanderbilt Law School. As an investor, investment banker, and lawyer, she helped management teams raise financing, acquire assets, hire key employees and develop and execute strategic plans. She worked for Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, Wilson Sonsini, Alex. Brown, Merrill Lynch, Banc of America, and North Point Advisors. In 2009, Rana founded Little Pickle Press. She serves on the Board of the Independent Book

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    Laurie Carvajal

    Laurie Carvajal is a graduate of Pomona College and Kellogg School of Management. She is a former investment banker and consultant focused on the technology sector and growth companies. She started with Little Pickle Press at inception and is primarily responsible for operations.


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    Jeffrey Harrell
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    Jeffrey Wilcox

Previous Investors

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    Vijay Basani, Pat & Cheri DeQuattro, Rana DiOrio, i2 Capital
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    Greg Owens, Michael Schnabel, Stan Wong, Elad Yoran