Khailee Ng is the Co-Founder and serves as a Chief Executive Officer at SAYS. He serves as Managing Partner at 500 Startups. Previously, he served as Director at iMoney Group. He is also the co-founder of GroupsMore (acquired by Groupon), SAYS.com, a Social News Network in Southeast Asia.
Investing in Businesses Solutions • CleanTec... Truckee California , ..., U.S.A.
$8300000 (Series B)
$31000000 (Venture Round)
• Novalith Technologies:
$10000000 (Seed Round)
• Living Carbon:
$21000000 (Series A)
$15000000 (Series A)
• Boundless Mind:
$1200000 (Seed Round)
$2800000 (Seed Round)
• Gowalla (acquired by facebook):
$8300000 (Series B)
Truckee California - San Francisco Bay Area - Los Angeles California - Montana, U.S.A.
Businesses Solutions • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • Developer tools • Local commerce • Online Social • Consumer
Christopher Sacca is the Founder and serves as Chairman at Lowercase Capital. Sacca is an Angel Investor. He served as Software Engineer at Ellucian. He managed a portfolio of over fifty consumer web, mobile, and wireless technology start-ups as well as an array of mature enterprises through his holding company, Lowercase Capital. While primarily known for its investments in seed and early stage technology companies like Twitter, Uber, Instagram, and Kickstarter, Lowercase has quietly become one of the largest venture funds in the United States. Previously, Chris served as Head of Special Initiatives at Google Inc. In that role, among other responsibilities, he founded and headed up the alternative access and wireless divisions. His most visible projects include Google's 700MHz and TV white spaces spectrum initiatives, the company's groundbreaking data center in Oregon and Google's free citywide WiFi network in Mountain View, CA. Chris also spearheaded many of Google's business development and M&A transactions and was on the founding team of the company's New Business Development organization. Before joining Google, Chris held a number of executive roles at one of the world's largest streaming and digital media distribution companies, Speedera Networks (acquired by Akamai Technologies), and was ultimately responsible for their legal and corporate development efforts. Prior to Speedera, Chris was an attorney with the Silicon Valley law firm of Fenwick & West where he handled venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, and licensing transactions for technology clients such as Macromedia, VeriSign, and Kleiner Perkins. In 2012, Chris continued his work as a National Finance Committee member, a host of the technology roundtable series, and as a Co-Chair of Tech for Obama. The Wall Street Journal cited Chris as "possibly the most influential businessman in America." Chris graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center where he was a member of The Tax Lawyer law review and was honored as the school's Philip A. Ryan and Ralph J. Gilbert Memorial Scholar. He also graduated cum laude from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and was an Edmund Evans Memorial Scholar as well as a Weeks Family Foundation Scholar. He is an an Angel Investor. He also serves as an Adivsor at Lookout. He is an Investor at Docker.
We work with competitive startups through our limited partnerships with Techstars, Bowery Capital, and NYC’s most active angles. We focus on a company’s drive, attitude, and of course, smart idea. We are focused on Seed-level investments for mobile data, consumer techs, and fintech. We are not interested in teams that are looking for money but no advice. We truly believe in rolling up our sleeves and working with our portfolio.
Co-Founder / Chief Security Officer at Signal Sciences, Author of Building a Modern Security Program (O'Reilly Media)
Mr. Zane Lackey serves as a Co-Founder & Chief Scientific Officer at Signal Sciences. He serves as Advisor of Panther (Network Management Software). He serves as Advisor of Remediant. He was previously the cofounder and chief security officer of Signal Sciences, which was acquired by Fastly for $775 million in 2020, and the author of Building a Modern Security Program. Prior to Signal Sciences, he led security and infrastructure teams as the CISO of Etsy, and started his career as an early security consultant at iSEC Partners. He holds a BA in Economics with a minor in Computer Science from UC Davis.
Ms. Yasmin Razavi serves as General Partner, Growth at Spark Capital. She invests in growth-stage companies. She serves as Board Member at Deel. She Razavi previously served as an investor at Index Ventures. She was a former Snapchat product manager, helping build the app's monetization stack. Her work in technology spans growing startups as well as advising large F500 corporations as a consultant with McKinsey & Company. She holds a bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering with a specialization in Operations Research from the University of Toronto as well as an MBA from Harvard Business School.
I was formerly cofounder / COO of two companies - one in ecommerce (OurDeal - exited to News Corp), the other in education (Kanopy - exited to PE), so love those spaces. Very interested at the moment in the future of work, B2B SaaS with creative distribution strategies, automation, education, and so much more!
Not Interested In
We don't do med devices, hardware, cannabis, gambling, for other vices.
Stuart Larkins is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner & Investment Committee Member at Chicago Ventures. He is an Internet entrepreneur and digital marketing expert with more than fifteen years of experience leading Internet companies and start-up organizations. Stuart is a Co-Founder and Partner of Chicago Ventures. He was Senior Vice President and part of the founding management team at Performics. During his eight years at Performics, he helped lead the business through rapid growth and subsequent acquisitions by Doubleclick, Hellman & Friedman, Google, and Publicis. He was also involved in many online advertising industry groups and associations, such as the IAB, Yahoo Search Advertiser Council, MSN Search Committee, and the Google SEM Council. In addition to his involvement with the Chicago Ventures, Larkins is the Founder and Managing Partner of Twin Capital, where he is an investor in early-stage interactive marketing service and technology companies. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Shedd Aquarium, a member of the Economic Club of Chicago, and a member of the Springboard Foundation as well as Performline. He holds a B.S. in Economics from Southern Methodist University. He served as Board Member at Spring.
Jonathan Siegel is the Founder and serves as Chairman at Xenon Ventures. Siegel also serves as Principal at Right Ventures. Jonathan is also the founder of 4 Internet companies: ELC Technologies (acquired by PriceGrabber's Kamran Pourzanjani), RightCart (acquired by Buy.com), RightScale, and RightSignature. In 2010, Jonathan joined Accel Partners London before returning to San Francisco in March 2011. He has been on Amazon's Web Services customer advisory board since 2008. Jonathan speaks frequently on mobile and cloud computing. He is passionate about supporting founders of early-stage tech start-ups.
Investing in Businesses Solutions • CleanTec... San Francisco Califor..., U.S.A.
• Rival (Ticket Sale Platform):
• Modern Fertility:
$6000000 (Early stage VC)
$16000000 (Series A)
$15000000 (Series A)
San Francisco California - San Francisco Bay Area, U.S.A.
Businesses Solutions • CleanTech • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Developer tools • Future Of Work • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Online Social • Consumer
Founder & CEO at Local Laboratory Corp | Co-founder of #ANGELS
April Underwood serves as the Chief Product Officer at Slack Technologies. April Underwood is a Co-Founder at #Angels. Prior to that she served as Product Manager,Travel at WeatherBill. She holds BBA degree in Management Information Systems from The University of Texas at Austin and MBA from University of California, Berkeley. Prior to joining Slack, April was Director of Product at Twitter, where she led prudent management for advertising and data products, built foundational products like the Tweet Button and Twitter API, and scaled Twitter's Business Development team from the ground up. She has also worked at Travelocity, Apple, Google and Climate Corp.
Itamar Novick serves as Chief Business Officer at Life360. He also is an Angel Investor. Novick joined Morgenthaler Ventures in the Menlo Park office in 2011 as Senior Associate. Prior to business school, Itamar was Sr. Director of Product Management at Gigya, a leading social optimization platform for online business. He has completed B.S. in Computer Science from the Academic College of Tel-Aviv Yaffo.