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Websitejamesaltucher.com
Blogjamesaltucher.com
Twitter@jaltucher
BirthplaceNYC
Birthdate1/22/68

Degrees

Cornell University, BA 1989
CS
Carnegie Mellon University, potential PHD but thrown out 1991
CS

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James Altucher

James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and entrepreneur. He is Managing Director of Formula Capital and has written 6 books on investing. His latest book is I Was Blind But Now I See. You can follow him@jaltucher.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Cover pay 5/2013Seed$1.5M14
Optimal 1/2013Series B$4.5M9
Gocella 8/2012Angel$230k3
Bitly 3/2009Series A$2M14
Salesforce Buddy Media 9/2007Series A$1.5M5

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  1. Cover Raises $1.5M From OATV And Others To Bring Uber-Like Payments To Restaurants (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Optimal Raises $7M For Social Media Ads And Analytics (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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  4. TinyURL Rival Bit.ly Raises $2 Million (businessinsider.com) []
  5. Acebucks Gets $1.5 Million For Virtual Facebook Currency (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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