Erick Schonfeld and Daniel Levine at TechCrunch have posted some great funding data from CrunchBase. With this viz you can quickly see where top VC’s invest.
Select a state or set a filter to start. You can see the vast majority of venture money in the last year went to companies in California and Massachusetts.
CrunchBase Leaderboard: Where the Top VCs Invest
The variety of visualizations that I can create with Tableau Public with just a few clicks is impressive.