David Karp is presenting at Fast Company Innovation Festival on Nov 9, 2016  

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Primary Role
Founder / CEO @
Investments
6 Investments in 6 Companies
Born:
July 6, 1986
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York
Website:
/person/david-karp
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Person Details

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David Karp, a web developer and entrepreneur, is the founder and CEO of Tumblr, a micro blogging platform and social networking website. Prior to that, he worked at Davidville, UrbanBaby, Frederator Studios, and Tekserve. David Karp was born on July 6, 1986, and currently resides in New York, United States.

Jobs (5)

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Founder / CEO

2007 - Current   (over 9 years)
Past
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Ended
Title
Company
2006
2007
President
2002
2006
Computer Guy
2001
2002
Web Development Intern
2000
2001
Sales

Investments (6)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2015$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2013undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Oct, 2013$2.1M / Series APersonal Investment
Feb, 2013$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2012$4M / Series APersonal Investment
Apr, 2012$900k / Convertible NotePersonal Investment

Upcoming Event Appearances (1)

Fast Company Innovation Festival

November 09, 2016 - November 13, 2016

12:00am - 11:30pm

Civic Hall / NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York, New York, United States

The Fast Company Innovation Festival will span the city, showcasing the most intriguing stories of innovation, creativity, and leadership.

Past Event Appearances (7)

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