Overview

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Primary Role
Head of Digital @
Investments
7 Investments in 6 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York
Website:
http://danporter.org
Social:

Person Details

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Dan Porter is CEO of the social games company OMGPOP. With millions of active users across iPhone, Android, Facebook and the web the Company is actively releasing over 10 games a year across these platforms. OMGPOP is located in New York City,

Previously he was the SVP corporate development managing investments for Richard Branson and the Virgin Group. Dan started out working with bands at RCA Records, was a public school teacher and President of the Teach For America program and President of Ticketweb which he sold to IAC.

He has an AB from Princeton University and an MA from New York University and has studied at Berkelee College of Music as well as at INSEAD.

Jobs (12)

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Current

Head of Digital

Founder

Founder

Feb, 2011 - Current   (over 5 years)

Executive Committee

2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Unknown
Unknown
Director
2012
2013
GM New York, VP Mobile
Dec 1, 2008
2012
CEO
2005
2009
SVP Corporate Development
2003
2005
VP Business Development / Digital Strategy
2000
2001
President
1998
2001
COO
1990
1994
President

Board & Advisor Roles (1)

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Investments (7)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2016$2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2015$800k / AngelPersonal Investment
Jan, 2014$1.3M / Seed
Mar, 2013undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2010$250k / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2010$950k / AngelPersonal Investment
Mar, 2008$5.27M / Series A

Education (2)

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