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Main Office
158 West 29th Street
11th Floor
New York, NY, 10001
Paris Office
16 rue de Turbigo
Paris, 75002, FRA


Founder & CEO
VP Marketing
VP Business Development
VP Technology
VP Finance and Operations
Board of Directors
Director, Business Development - Europe
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Series A, 1/2004
Rose Tech Ventures




Gust provides the global platform for the sourcing and management of early-stage investments. Gust enables skilled entrepreneurs to collaborate with the smartest investors by virtually supporting all aspects of the investment relationship, from initial pitch to successful exit. Gust is endorsed by the world’s leading business angel and venture capital associations, and powers over 1,100 investment organizations in 75 countries. More than 180,000 start-ups have already used the platform to connect and collaborate with over 42,000 individual accredited investors. The company was founded in 2004 under the name Angelsoft and is privately held. Gust is based in New York, New York, with an European office in Paris, France.

Gust is based in New York City and was founded by super angel David S. Rose, founder and Chairman Emeritus of New York Angels.

Recent Milestones

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    Gust added Justin Stanwix as Marketing Director. (6/1/13)
    Posted 10/13/11 at 7:37am
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    Gust added Neil Caron as Product Director. (6/1/13)
    Posted 5/22/12 at 6:52am
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    Gust — Gust wins 2012 SIIA CODiE Award for Best Collaboration/Social Networking Solution (5/11/12)
    Posted 5/22/12 at 6:55am via
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    Gust added Lisa Balter Saacks as VP Business Development. (4/9/12)
    Posted 5/22/12 at 6:52am
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    Gust added Bill Payne as Blogger. (10/10/11)
    Posted 10/13/11 at 7:37am
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    Gust added Martin Zwilling as Blogger. (10/10/11)
    Posted 10/13/11 at 7:37am
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    Gust added David S. Rose as Founder & CEO. (9/1/11)
    Posted 8/20/08 at 9:07pm
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    Gust — Angelsoft added Justin Stanwix as Community Manager (4/8/11)
    Posted 4/8/11 at 2:03pm via
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    Gust added Ilana Grossman as VP Marketing. (9/1/10)
    Posted 9/28/10 at 3:04pm
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    Gust — Comprehensive funding search engine unveiled with live updated investor data (3/8/09)
    Posted 3/8/09 at 8:55pm via
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    Gust — Angelsoft named 2009 CODiE Finalist for Best Financial Software Solution (2/24/09)
    Posted 12/31/08 at 10:35pm via
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    Gust — Additional features added to support venture capital funds who are increasingly using the platform. (12/31/08)
    Posted 12/31/08 at 10:41pm via
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    Gust — Platform opened to entrepreneurs for direct submission of plans to Angelsoft Investor Community (9/2/08)
    Posted 12/31/08 at 10:41pm via
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    Gust — Product moved completely online as a Web-based application (1/1/07)
    Posted 12/31/08 at 10:36pm
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    Gust received in Series A funding. (1/1/04)
    Posted 10/27/08 at 7:51pm via
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    Gust added Benjamin Wattinne as Director, Business Development - Europe.
    Posted 5/22/12 at 6:52am




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