Venture Capitalist Marc Andreessen and The Atlantic’s James Bennet Sit Down for an “Atlantic Exchange” Interview

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Washington, D.C. (May 14, 2014)—Marc Andreessen, partner and co-founder of the venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, will sit down with Atlantic President and Editor-in-Chief James Bennet for an “Atlantic Exchange” discussion on Monday, May 19.  The interview will take place at the offices of D.C. start-up incubator 1776.

Andreessen co-authored Mosaic, the first widely-used web browser that brought the Internet to millions; he later co-founded Netscape and took the company public, and then Loudcloud. Andreessen Horowitz has invested in companies like Twitter, Pinterest, Facebook, GitHub and Airbnb.

Media interested in attending the event should contact The Atlantic’s Alexi New (anew@theatlantic.com). The interview will be webcast live via The Atlantic’s Events Channel where it will be archived for later viewing. Follow the conversation on Twitter via @Atlantic_LIVE, and by using the hashtag #AtlX.

AT A GLANCE:
Atlantic Exchange: Marc Andreessen and James Bennet

Monday, May 19, 2014
5:30 – 6:15 PM: Guest Registration and Cocktails
6:15 – 7:15 PM: Atlantic Exchange Interview

1776
1133 15th Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20005

Follow the conversation on Twitter: @Atlantic_LIVE, #AtlX

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