James Joaquin is presenting at Mobile Photo Connect on Oct 25, 2016  

Overview

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Primary Role
Co-Founder @
Investments
15 Investments in 13 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://obvious.com
Social:

Person Details

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James has over twenty-five years of experience building and leading technology companies from early stage company ideation to global market leadership. He helped create entirely new categories such as online photography, web-based calendaring and the Personal Digital Assistant. James is the former CEO of Ofoto, Xoom, and Xmarks.

James is the co-founder of Obvious Ventures, investing in #worldpositive startups that combine profit and purpose.

Jobs (6)

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Company
Aug, 2011
Jan, 2014
Past
Aug, 2011
Jan, 2014
Partner
Jul, 2008
Dec, 2010
CEO
Mar, 2005
Sep, 2006
CEO
Sep, 1999
Feb, 2004
Co-founder & CEO

Board & Advisor Roles (6)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2015$3.7M / Series A (Lead)
May, 2015$31M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2014$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2014$3.35M / Series APersonal Investment
Mar, 2014$31M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$3.25M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2011$1.7M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2011$3M / Venture (Lead)
Feb, 2011$2M / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2010$2M / Series APersonal Investment
Oct, 2009$800k / Series APersonal Investment
Mar, 2009$10M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2008$4M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2008undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
May, 2008$15M / Series CPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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Upcoming Event Appearances (1)

Mobile Photo Connect

October 25, 2016 - October 25, 2016

8:30am - 8:00pm

Golden Gate Club, 135 Fisher Loop , San Francisco, California, United States

The world's premier conference for the mobile photo ecosystem, featuring 200+ photo app developers plus other industry partners

Past Event Appearances (3)

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