@NFX ❤️ working with passionate teams with huge ideas ❤️ even more my wife & 3 kids who think my job is to 'meet people & give them money if I like them’😎
James Currier is an Entrepreneur and Investor in Silicon Valley. He was an early proponent of social media and growth systems, and founded Tickle in 1999. Tickle grew to 80 employees, nearly 200 million registered users, and $38 million in revenue before selling to Monster in 2004. In 2007, with Stan Chudnovsky, James founded Ooga Labs to incubate digital businesses. In 2008, Ooga spun out WonderHill, a casual games company, which was funded by CRV and Shasta. WonderHill's biggest game was Dragons of Atlantis. Wonderhill grew to $60M in revenue and merged with Kabam in 2010. In 2011, Ooga spun out Jiff, a secure network and marketplace for connecting the mobile health ecosystem to the heath care industry. Jiff was funded by Aberdare Ventures, Venrock, Rosemark Smart Capital, GE, J&J, and Towers Watson. The company eventually merged with Castlight (NASDAQ: CSLT) in 2017. In 2012, Ooga spun out IronPearl, a growth analytics SaaS tool which was acquired by PayPal the following year. In 2015, James co-founded NFX Guild with Stan Chudnovsky and Gigi Levy-Weiss. NFX is a seed stage venture capital firm at www.nfx.com.
Canyon Creek Capital
Based in Santa Monica. Invests in Consumer Internet, Mobile Commerce, Mobile, Enterprise Software, Venture Capital, SaaS, Business Productivity, Meeting Software, Collaboration, Social Media, Local, Bridging Online and Offline, Interest Graph, Mobile Advertising, Retail Technology, Mobile Payments, ECommerce, Wine And Spirits, Marketplaces, Ventures for Good, Social Fundraising, Financial Services, Payments, Finance Technology, Social Commerce
Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate
Based in San Francisco. Invests in Consumer Internet, Mobile, Hardware, Robotics, Communications Hardware, Consumer Electronics, Financial Services, Sales and Marketing, Marketplaces, Enterprises, Comparison Shopping, Local, Bridging Online and Offline, ECommerce, Education, Social Fundraising, K12 Education, Ventures for Good, Facebook Applications, Social Commerce, Fashion, Parenting, Kids, Food and Beverages, Restaurants
Based in Silicon Valley. Invests in Consumer Internet, Enterprise Software, Mobile, Data Mining, Music, Video Streaming, Concerts, Hardware, Energy, Consumer Electronics, ECommerce, Education, Social Fundraising, K12 Education, Cloud Computing, Productivity Software, SMS, Digital Media, Financial Services, Venture Capital, Computers, Application Platforms, Food and Beverages, Marketplaces, Analytics