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Team Highlights

Venture:VENTURE INVESTMENT TRACK RECORD RETURNS OVER 15 YEARS   

Agile: MULTI-STAGE EXPERTISE FROM ANGEL TO IPO AND restructuring 

Operations:Operated large properties with almost 100 million users

Community: community organizer, helping thousands of startups

Karma: Launched non-profit global accelerator

 

Team

Investment Team

Richard Hecker, CEO

Operator, venture community organizer and tech advisor to top performing value investors. Building and managing the team.

David West Smith, CIO & Business Developer in Residence

Director of a venture fund at a major investment bank with strong returns. Leading our global investments and portfolio business development.

Dan Goikman, Venture Partner & Marketer in Residence

Serial Entrepreneur in mobile and advertising industries and active angel investor. Leading our early stage investments and mobile strategy.

Elizabeth Knopf, EIR & VP Special Projects

Entrepreneur and former VC. Associate at a venture fund, secondaries broker, and MD at international growth stage startup. Leading special projects and portfolio value add network.

Jordan Pasternak, Analyst

Finance and operations executive in the entertainment industry and business development executive for online alternative asset platform.

 


Venture Partners

Our team of experts are recognized leaders and authorities within their respective domains. More importantly they apply what they love to our portfolio companies and even prospective portfolio companies to help their teams acquire and build their knowledge and ultimately scale their companies.

Christian Montoya, Product Designer in Residence

Product strategy and growth hacking expert, who has built social platforms to #1 in the app store. Leading our product design and growth marketing efforts.

 

 


Interested in Joining the Team? Apply Today.