Monster Venture Buys BitWine

10/7/08

Monster Venture Partners, based in Bellevue, WA, has acquired a controlling stake in BitWine, an online startup that lets users get expert advice and share knowledge. Former Expedia exec Ronnie Gurion has been named chief executive officer of Bitwine, and Rob Monster has joined as chairman of the board.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at gthuang@xconomy.com or call him at 617-252-7323. Follow @

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