Founder/VC @touchdown_vc; proud alumnus of @Wharton, @ucsantabarbara, @comcast, @SonyPictures & Lehman Bros. Huge @Angels, @Eagles & @Lakers fan.
Highland Capital Partners
VC investor at Commerce Ventures. Mostly tweet about entrepreneurship/startups, VC, mobile, payments and the future of retail.
Partner @sequoia. Formerly @zappos. Working with founders from idea to IPO and beyond: @airbnb @diaandco @doordash @houzz @humble @stelladot @zipline
FoodTech Investor (@ftwvc), Advisor / Mentor (@dishcraftrobot, @LemnosLabs, @indbio). Product VP @Timefulapp (acq @Google), @Posterous (acq @Twitter).
Brian is a private investor and serial entrepreneur focused on the software, internet/digital media and mobile sectors. Brian co-founded and/or invested in 22 private companies. Of that group, 9 exited, 10 are independent and 3 were shut down. Some of his private investments include AdMovate (sold to Yahoo!), IMsecure (sold to Checkpoint), Pixoart Design (sold to 51.com), Ultris (sold to Saba), Fotolog (sold to Hi-Media), Qpod (sold to Groupon) and other companies which are independent (Relevad, Wheelhouse, Mixbook, Meltwater, iDentalSoft, Cleanshelf, Pinkoi, Chairish, Markable, CFOPlans). He is also an LP in Infinity Venture Partners, a Japan-China mobile Internet fund. Brian spends his philanthropic time mentoring early stage technology entrepreneurs in Ghana, Africa. He currently serves on the Board of the Meltwater Foundation which runs MEST (Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology). Earlier in his career, Brian served as Head of Corporate Development at Macromedia where he managed strategy, investments and acquisitions and facilitated the sale of the company to Adobe for $3.9 billion. He also was an investment banker at Morgan Stanley & Co. and Robertson Stephens where he closed more than 40 mergers, acquisitions and financings. Specialties: Entrepreneurship, early stage investments, M&A, corporate development and strategy. Software, internet/digital media and mobile.
Co-founder & Managing Partner @indicator-ventures. Co-founder Apex Exposure, (acquired by Big Fuel/Publicis). Co-founder MadTravelers.
Co-Founder and CEO @StartupMonthly @Startup_Socials, investor at @MonthlyVentures, startup mentor and advisor https://angel.co/byuric
Julie is a co-founder and Managing Partner of the Urban Innovation Fund. The Urban Innovation Fund is a venture capital firm that invests in transformative urban technology. It provides seed capital and regulatory expertise to entrepreneurs solving our toughest urban challenges – helping them grow into tomorrow’s most valued companies. Previously, Julie co-founded Tumml, an urban ventures accelerator. During the last three years, Tumml has incubated 33 startups, who have raised $37M+ in funding and launched products/ services for over 2.2M people. Her work in urban entrepreneurship has been featured in numerous press outlets, including CNN, TedX, Forbes, and The San Francisco Chronicle, among others. Julie has an MBA from MIT Sloan and a BA from Stanford.
Founding partner @rootvc. Sending or soldering wires, depending on the day.
I look for the essence of things, not just the appearance. Founder/Managing Director: http://ranch.vc & http://alphabridgevc.com - https://medium.com/@HowieDiamond
Investing in People and Companies That Matter: The Perkins Fund - Broadway Angels - Project Glimmer
managing partner at A3 ventures, father to Sara and Julian, avid lover of life and our shared experience.
Based in San Francisco, CA, US. Invests in Sustainability, Transportation, Collaborative Consumption, Internet of Things, Hardware
Webb Investment Network
Founder & Managing Partner at Spider Capital Partners. Previously Co-Founder & Managing Director at Webb Investment Network (WIN).
Seed investor/entrepreneur. #Climatechange warrior and founder of @hashtagclimate
Working to bring about Artificially Intelligent Everything at http://BV.ai Baidu Ventures // Founder of @cometlabs // investing, incubating, building, helping
General Partner @ProofofCapital Former Community Lead @GreylockVC, founder of RelayNode & @StartupDigest, photographer.
Old Twitter account. See @reidhoffman for new Twitter account for Reid Hoffman of LinkedIn and Greylock
Raymond Tonsing is a San Francisco based venture capitalist and entrepreneur. He founded Caffeinated Capital, an early stage venture capital firm, and now serves as its managing director. Raymond holds a bachelor's degree in Arts from University of Colorado Boulder.
Based in San Francisco, CA, US. Invests in Consumer Internet, Mobile, Digital Media, Social Media, Internet, ECommerce, Advertising, Social Games, Education, Casual Games, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Health Care Information Technology, Enterprise Software, Mobile Games, Biotechnology, Synthetic Biology, Bioinformatics, Cloud Data Services, PaaS, SaaS, Developer Tools, Healthcare, Mobile Health, Internet of Things, Consumer Electronics, Payments