Co-Founder and CEO @StartupMonthly @Startup_Socials, investor at @MonthlyVentures, startup mentor and advisor https://angel.co/byuric
Andy is a Partner with Uncork Capital (formerly known as SoftTech VC), one of Silicon Valley's most active seed stage venture capital firms where he primarily invests in SaaS, vertical industry solutions, and developer tools. Prior to joining SoftTech, Andy was co-founder of London-headquartered Huddle, an enterprise SaaS collaboration platform that was acquired in 2017. Andy’s angel investment portfolio includes innovative B2B products like Pipedrive, Intercom, Apiary (acquired by Oracle), Buffer and Bugsnag, as well as consumer services including Postmates, Secret Escapes, HER, and Calm. Andy co-founded and is the US Trustee for the Founders Pledge, a charity that promotes altruism in early stage entrepreneurs by enabling them to donate a percentage of personal proceeds following an exit. He was awarded an OBE in the 2015 Queen’s birthday honors list for services to the UK technology industry.
Corigin Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm based in New York, New York. The firm invests in the mobile, consumer goods and services, e-commerce, internet of things, marketplaces, proptech, finetch and retail sectors.
Jon Nordmark At Iterate Studio, Jon creates digital solutions for enterprise level clients. This usually involves discovering, curating and validating startup technologies in Europe, Asia and North America. Large organizations include retailers and well known brands, media and entertainment companies, governments, agriculture and energy companies, transportation companies and more. Prior to Iterate, Jon was the founding CEO of eBags which grew for 8 years at a 34% CAGR (through early 2008, Jon’s departure). eBags, an innovator, wrote its own software to drop ship from ~400 warehouses (1999), accept ~1.4 million consumer reviews (1999), A/B split test website features (2000) and enter the UK / EU (2003). eBags also built and sold 6pm.com to Zappos, while running CaseLogic.com and TUMI.com in the US, UK, Germany and Japan. Today, Jon serves as eBags Chairman. Between eBags and Iterate, Jon was CEO of UsingMiles (acquired 2013), an aggregator of 400 loyalty programs and meta-search for air-hotel. He’s advised many startups, including Runa (acquired by Staples, 2013). Jon also sits on the following boards: Colorado Innovation Network and Eastern Europe’s premier Tech Accelerator, Happy Farm.
Based in San Francisco. Invests in Consumer Internet, Social Media, ECommerce, Deep Information Technology, Search, Marketplaces, Platforms, SaaS, Advertising, Mobile, Retail Technology, Storage, Media, Information Technology, Digital Media, Internet, Enterprise Software, Clean Technology, Social Games, Location Based Services, Social Commerce, Small and Medium Businesses, B2B, Education, Sales and Marketing, Analytics, Mobile Commerce, Internet Infrastructure, Communities, Big Data, Advertising Platforms, Productivity Software, Android, Bridging Online and Offline, Recruiting, Customer Service, Chat, SMS, Professional Networking, Games, Financial Services, Retail, Cloud Computing, Fashion, Mobile Advertising, Social Media Platforms, Mobile Games, Cooperative, Bitcoin