Fritz Lanman serves as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at ClassPass. He serves as Advisor & Investor at LifeQ. He is the Co-Founder at Acequia Capital. He was also a Co-Founder and served as an Executive Chairman at Doppler Labs. He is a Co-Founder and Chairman at Verst. Lanman is a former Microsofter who has gone on to angel invest in companies like Wish, Pinterest, and Square. He served as the Executive Chairman at ClassPass. His primary focus is product development, engineering and recruiting. He is also Cofounder of DWNLD, a platform for building native mobile apps and Director of ClassPass, a monthly fitness membership program. Previously, Fritz founded Livestar, a recommendation app acquired by Pinterest. In addition to his operating roles, he is an angel investor in Square, Pinterest, ClassPass, Wish, Teespring and many other technology startups. Previously, he was a corporate strategy executive at Microsoft. He is the Co-Founder at Acequia Capital.
Dror Berman is a Co-Founding Partner at Innovation Endeavors. He is a Board Member of Vicarious Surgical. He is also a Board Member of Team8. Prior to joining Innovation Endeavors, he worked on global search products with Yahoo, spearheaded an R&D team at NICE Systems, and led business development for an Israeli CE retailer. Berman has an MBA from Stanford, and graduated cum laude in Computer Science and Bioinformatics from Ben Gurion University in Israel.
Founded in 1989, ABRY Partners invests in Business Services, Communications, Education, Entertainment, Healthcare Services, Information Services, Media and Online Media. Since 1989, the firm has completed over $36 billion of leveraged transactions and other private equity investments involving approximately 450 properties. ABRY manages $3.5 billion of capital in its active funds. The firm is currently investing ABRY Partners VII, a $1.6 billion private equity fund. Investments in portfolio companies range from $25 million to $150 million, typically take controlling positions.The Senior Equity III Fund is a $750 million fund providing senior equity and mezzanine capital. Investments range from $15 million to $50 million in companies that are either owned by others, or sponsored by ABRY's private equity fund. The Senior Debt II Fund is a $1.2 billion fund providing senior debt capital to media, communications, business, and information service companies. These investments are typically first and second lien bank debt securities purchased in the primary or secondary market.
Principal at IndieBio (https://indiebio.co/) a leading venture fund and accelerator for the life sciences. IndieBio enables scientists to build radically transformative companies.
I am an economics and mathematics major passionate about Venture Capital, BioTech, Computational Methods, and Impact Investing. Always exploring and researching data-driven instruments to analyze socio-economic and spatial phenomena.
Founded in early 2012 by Y Combinator Partners Garry Tan and Harjeet Taggar and Reddit Inc. co-founder Alexis Ohanian, Initialized Capital is a $39 million fund that invests between $100,000 and $500,000. The fund looks to invest in early-stage companies of all sectors across the U.S. Initialized Capital is open to all companies, regardless of whether they have been part of the Y Combinator program or not. The venture capital firm previously raised $7 million, and has invested in 70 companies since inception.
Bessemer Venture Partners is a venture capital firm based in Redwood City, California. The firm focuses on investing in companies operating in the clean technology, energy, healthcare, financial services, mobile, data security, cloud computing, software, communications and manufacturing sectors.
Canaan Partners is a venture capital firm that focuses on investing in the digital media, communications, mobility, enterprise, biopharmaceuticals, medical devices, digital health, medtech, diagnostics and infrastructure sectors. It was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.
Founded in 2014, Notation Capital is a venture capital firm based in New York, New York. The firm specializes in pre-seed, seed and seed extension investments in companies based in New York and operating in the technology sector.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... San Francisco, Califo..., U.S.A.
• Let's Do This:
$5000000 (Seed Round)
$30000000 (Series A)
$21500000 (Seed Round)
$10000000 (Series A)
$225000000 (Series A)
• Court Buddy:
$6000000 (Series A)
$3000000 (Seed Round)
• Collective Benefits:
$6000000 (Series A)
$2800000 (Seed Round)
$30000000 (Seed Round)
$4100000 (Seed Round)
$1500000 (Seed Round)
$10000000 (Seed Round)
$4500000 (Seed Round)
$700000000 (Later stage VC)
• La Haus:
$35000000 (Later stage VC)
$4200000 (Seed Round)
$2700000 (Seed Round)
$2100000 (Seed Round)
$950000 (Early stage VC)
$450000 (Seed Round)
(Smart ETFs for Cryptocurrencies)
• Duco Experts:
$120000 (Early stage VC)
$120000 (Seed Round)
• Incredible Health:
• Stride Travel:
• Mammoth Biosciences:
San Francisco, California - Chicago (IL) - San Francisco Bay Area (CA) - New York (NY) - London - Boston (MA) - San Fransisco, California, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • PropTech • IT (& TMT) • Education • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • AR/VR • Future Of Work • Insurance (& InsurTech) • Logistics (& Distribution) • Payments • Robotics • Real Estate (& Construction) • Music • Mobile • Mobility
Most Interested In
Passionate about next generation marketplaces & technically minded founders that have strong intuition about markets & customers. AI and crazy ideas.
Not Interested In
Well if it doesn't have or aspire to have a network effect, then probably not a fit... Very very selective when looking at opportunities that are not based in the Bay Area - we can be more helpful when teams are near us.
Pete Flint serves as Managing Partner at NFX. The co-founder of Trulia, Pete is a serial entrepreneur who built one of today's most successful marketplaces. As CEO, Pete led the company from inception to one of the largest and fastest growing real estate websites in the U.S. with more than 50 million monthly unique users and a merger with Zillow in 2015 that valued Trulia at $3.5 billion. Prior to starting Trulia, Pete was part of the founding team of lastminute.com, a leading European online travel site that was acquired in 2005 by Travelocity / Sabre Holdings for over $1 billion. These experiences gave Pete a rarely acquired understanding of what it takes to scale a company from a great idea to a $1 billion+ exit, all from a founder's perspective.
San Francisco, California - San Francisco (CA), U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Logistics (& Distribution) • Material Science • Mobile
Hunter Walk is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at Homebrew. He served as Board Member Shyp. He also serves as an Advisor at Resolute Ventures. Prior to Homebrew, Hunter was VP of Product at Twitter, building and leading the Product Management and User Services tea Before Twitter, he was a Partner at Battery Ventures, where he co-led the seed and early stage investing practices. He joined Google in 2003 and was responsible for AdSense product management and partnerships. Before heading to Silicon Valley for Google, he worked for DoubleClick, in venture capital and as a strategy consultant. He holds an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA in History from Vassar College.
London - New York City (NY) - Cambridge Massachusetts - Raleigh North Carolina - Chicago Illinois - Valley California - Boston Massachusetts - Philadelphia Pennsylvania - Los Angeles California - Massachusetts - Montreal Qc Canada, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Gaming (& eSports) • Analytics • Local commerce • Material Science • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services) • Mobile Apps • Mobile • Online Social
GP @fka. Co-founded @grandbanks-capital. First investor in @draftkings.
Charles Moldow serves as General Partner at Foundation Capital. He serves as Member of Board of Directors at LendingHome, States Title and CoverWallet. He served as Board Member & Advisor at BTCJam. He has a background in general management, sales, marketing, product management, and business development. Before coming to Foundation Capital, he was part of two teams that successfully built companies from early start-up through greater than $100 million in sales and exits near or above a billion dollars. Charles has made fourteen investments since joining Foundation, of which five have been acquired: PowerSet to Microsoft; Xoopit to Yahoo!; Adwhirl to Google; Weblistic to Spot Runner and Therative to Phillips. Charles' current portfolio includes: BancBox, CloudOn, Copious, Everyday Health, Fanhood, Utah Street Labs, HomeRun, Adroll, Motif Investing, Revel Touch, and SunRun. Prior to Foundation, Charles spent five years with Tellme Networks and was a member of the founding executive team. While there, he led Tellme in raising one of the largest private financing rounds in the country post-Internet bubble, adding $125 million in cash to the company balance sheet during tough market conditions in August, 2000. Tellme was acquired by Microsoft in 2007 for $760 million. Prior to Tellme, Charles was a member of the founding team of Internet access provider Home Network. In 1996, he established the @Media division and over the ensuing three years helped establish Media as the leading broadband media provider. In 1997 the company went public. A year later, Charles assisted in the $7 billion acquisition of Excite Network. Prior to that, Charles spent three years in the Mergers and Acquisitions practice at Merrill Lynch. Charles holds a BS degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and received his MBA from Harvard University. He serves as an Advisor at VSL Partners. He also serves as a Board member at Grabr.