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General Information
BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia


University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, BA 1987

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Harris Barton

Harris Barton is an angel investor and founder of H. Barton Asset Management.

Harris is an active investor in technology companies including Cloudera, Pure Storage, PracticeFusion, Kabbage, Milo, Nebula and M.Dot.

He was previously a managing director at Capital Dynamics, and a founder and Managing Partner at HRJ Capital.

In his first life, Harris was an offensive tackle for the San Francisco 49ers. During his ten-year pro career (1987-1996), Barton played 138 career NFL games, including 89 consecutive games. Harris was induced into the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 2009.

Along with former 49er teammate Ronnie Lott, Harris founded Champion Charities, a 501c3 that raises money for cancer research at the University of San Francisco.

Harris also serves on the board of Directors at REDF and is active with The First Tee

Harris is an avid golfer.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
TaxJar 3/2014Seed$600k3
TeamSnap 2/2014Series B$7.5M4
Loop Commerce 11/2013Series A$7.2M16 10/2012Seed$600k4
Milo 11/2009Series A$4M17
Yardbarker Network 4/2007Seed6



Harris Barton at Honda Classic with Bill Murray

Added: 3/1/13

Harris Barton at Google charity shootout at Pebble Beach

Added: 3/1/13


    Practice Fusion Announces $34 Million in Financing Led by Artis Ventures ( [edit]
    Kabbage Raises $30 Million in Series C Funding ( [edit]
    Nebula raises $25 million in equity and debt financing ( [edit]
    Backed By Floodgate, SV Angel & Others, Launches iOS App For Building Mobile Websites From Your iPhone ( [edit]
    Pure Storage To Showcase Industry's First All-Flash Enterprise Array At VMworld 2011 ( [edit]
    Our Story, Our Team ( [edit]
  1. TaxJar Raises $600K in Seed Funding ( [edit]
  2. TeamSnap Raises $7.5M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  3. Ecommerce Gifting Isn’t A Perfect System, But Loop Commerce’s New Product Could Get It Closer ( [edit]
  4. Backed By Floodgate, SV Angel & Others, Launches iOS App For Building Mobile Websites From Your iPhone ( [edit]
  5. Milo, a Site to Help People Shop Offline, Attracts Investors ( [edit]
  6. VentureBeat ( [edit]
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