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Member of the Advisory Board & Investor @
Investments
40 Investments in 31 Companies
Born:
September 19, 1968
Gender:
Male
Location:
Seattle
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Chris DeVore has been an investor, operator and executive at both public and private companies.Prior to Founders Co-op, Chris co-founded of Judy's Book and served as the company's COO and member of the board of directors.

Previously Chris was a Vice President at Sapient Corporation (NASDAQ: SAPE), where he built and led the company's strategy consulting practice and was also a core member of the M&A and corporate venturing teams. Chris arrived at Sapient via the 1999 acquisition of Adjacency, an e-Commerce consultancy he and his partners bootstrapped into a profitable, 50-person, $15MM revenues firm serving clients like Apple, Nordstrom, Virgin, Land Rover and Steelcase.

Prior to Adjacency, Chris served as Patagonia's Director of eCommerce, building that outdoor retailer's first online retail presence, and also led and managed six of the company's product lines. Pre-Internet, Chris held senior product management and strategic planning roles at McCaw Cellular (acquired by AT&T) and at AT&T (NYSE: T).Chris is currently an investor and board / advisory board member for: Appature, AppStoreHQ, Bonanzle, Colligent, Cooler Planet, Frugal Mechanic, Nearlyweds!, LookStat and Urban Airship.

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Founder
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Nov, 2014$8M / Series A
Sep, 2014$5.3M / Series A
May, 2014$1.7M / Seed (Lead)
Jan, 2014$5.5M / Series A
Dec, 2013$2.05M / Seed (Lead)Personal Investment
Jul, 2013$1M / Seed
May, 2013$9.4M / Series A
Feb, 2013$1M / Seed
Jan, 2013$1.2M / Series A
Dec, 2012$650k / Seed
Dec, 2012$500k / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2012$1.2M / Seed
Nov, 2012$750k / Series A
Oct, 2012undisclosed amount / Seed
Jul, 2012$2M / Seed
Apr, 2012$1.65M / Seed (Lead)
Dec, 2011$330k / Angel
Dec, 2011$425k / AngelPersonal Investment
Dec, 2011$850k / Venture
Nov, 2011undisclosed amount / Seed
Nov, 2011undisclosed amount / Seed
Aug, 2011$250k / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$8M / Series B
Mar, 2011$520k / Angel
Mar, 2011$300k / Angel
Feb, 2011$500k / Angel
Jan, 2011$225k / Convertible Note
Jan, 2011$1.8M / Series A
Dec, 2010undisclosed amount / Seed
Nov, 2010$1M / Seed
Nov, 2010$800k / Angel
Nov, 2010$5.4M / Series B
Aug, 2010$550k / Seed
Apr, 2010$1M / Venture
Feb, 2010$1.1M / Series A
Dec, 2009$3.5M / Series A
Sep, 2009undisclosed amount / Seed
Feb, 2009undisclosed amount / Seed
Feb, 2009undisclosed amount / Seed
Aug, 2008undisclosed amount / Seed

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