Company Overview

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Status:
Acquired by Facebook
Founded:
2009
Founders:
Justin Shaffer, Saadiq Rodgers-King, Jace Cooke
Employees:
5
Headquarters:
Brooklyn, NY
Funding:
$1.4M
Categories:
Social Media
Description:
Hot Potato is a social media agency that provides event-based services.

Detailed Description

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Hot Potato connects friends and fans around live events.

We're building tools for real-time social collaboration amongst groups who share an interest in any event or experience as it's happening.

Whether checking in, recording your perspective, or just enjoying others contributions, it's more fun to participate in events with Hot Potato.

Current Team (6)

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Past Team (5)

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Board Members and Advisors (1)

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Investors (16)

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    RRE Ventures

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    SV Angel

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    Thrive Capital

    Thrive Capital is a venture capital investment firm focused on media and internet investments.
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    betaworks

    betaworks is a startup studio. Building and seed investing in next generation internet companies.
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    Dave Morin

    Co-Founder, Board of Directors and CEO @ Path
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    Scott Kurnit

    Founder, Chairman, CEO @ Keep Holdings

Offices/Locations (1)

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    181 N 11th Street

    Brooklyn, NY 11211

    USA

Competitors (1)

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    Plannr is an email and mobile-based organizer and event planner helping users coordinate their...

Images (1)

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