Blog | blog.summation.net |
@auren |
University of California, Berkeley, BE | 1996 |
Industrial Engineering and Operations Research |
Auren Hoffman is the CEO of LiveRamp.
Previously, he founded and sold three Internet companies before age 30: BridgePath (sold in 2002), Kyber Systems (sold in 1997), and GetRelevant (sold in 2002).
He’s an active angel investor or advisor in: 750 Industries, AdRocket, Blip.TV, BrightRoll, Delicious Brands, GoodRec, Huddler, LabPixies, Lefora, Mechanical Zoo, Meebo, Merchant Circle, MesmoTV, Offbeat Guides, OtherInbox, Play Megaphone, Proclivity, RateItAll, RichRelevance, SnapTalent, Socializr, Structural Wealth Management, VoxPop.tv, Yotify, Zoom Systems, and more.
Auren served as an official election observer in Ukraine (2004) and the Republic of Georgia (2003). Auren holds a B.S.E. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research from the UC Berkeley. He writes a blog called Summation.
Company | Date | Round | Size | Participants |
Rentlytics ^{} | 3/2013 | Seed | $1M | 7 |
Betable ^{} | 7/2012 | Convertible Note | 12 | |
Pulse.io ^{} | 7/2012 | Seed | $1M | 6 |
Curebit ^{} | 1/2012 | Venture Round | $1.2M | 9 |
Practice Fusion ^{} | 9/2011 | Venture Round | $6M | 9 |
MomentFeed ^{} | 7/2011 | Seed | $1.2M | 10 |
BackType ^{} | 3/2011 | Seed | $1M | 9 |
Klout ^{} | 1/2011 | Series B | $8.5M | 13 |
Flowtown ^{} | 8/2010 | Seed | $750k | 9 |
Thumbtack ^{} | 6/2010 | Angel | $1.2M | 14 |
Euclid ^{} | 6/2010 | Angel | $500k | 8 |
Klout ^{} | 4/2010 | Series A | $1.5M | 18 |
Kontagent ^{} | 4/2010 | Angel | $1M | 8 |
Factual ^{} | 2/2010 | Seed | $1M | 14 |
Chomp ^{} | 11/2009 | Seed | $565k | 3 |
Sofa Labs ^{} | 9/2009 | Series A | $1.2M | 11 |
Klout ^{} | 7/2009 | Seed | 3 | |
AdRocket ^{} | 5/2009 | Seed | $1M | 6 |
CrowdFlower ^{} | 3/2009 | Seed | $1.2M | 12 |
Aardvark ^{} | 10/2008 | Series A | $5.25M | 6 |
Sharethrough ^{} | 8/2008 | Seed | $1M | 4 |
OtherInbox ^{} | 7/2008 | Angel | 4 | |
LabPixies ^{} | 6/2008 | Series A | $1M | 8 |
Huddler ^{} | 5/2008 | Angel | $750k | 2 |
Mob.ly ^{} | 3/2008 | Seed | $1.1M | 8 |
Project Playlist ^{} | 9/2007 | Series A | $3M | 3 |
BrightRoll ^{} | 11/2006 | Seed | $1M | 5 |