Jared Kopf has served as a member of our board of directors since May 2015 and has been a private investor in technology companies since 2009.
Previously he was the Vice President in Product Innovation and Corporate Strategy for Rearden Commerce, Inc., a provider of online consumer and business-oriented commerce services, from September 2011 to May 2012 and the Founder and CEO of HomeRun.com, a members-only online social buying club, from November 2009 through August 2011.
Prior to founding HomeRun.com, Kopf co-founded AdRoll, Inc., an advertising technology company, in 2006, where he served as CEO from March 2006 to March 2009 and President from March 2009 to January 2010.
Kopf also served as a co-founder of Slide, Inc., a social media application developer, from 2005 to 2006.
Kopf received a B.A. from Stanford University. He currently serves on the board and is Chairman of AdRoll.
Board & Advisor Roles (4)Update
|Jun, 2015||Automatic||$24M / Series B||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2015||Swiftype||$13M / Series B||Personal Investment|
|Feb, 2015||$7M / Series B (Lead)||Personal Investment|
|Feb, 2015||Valet Anywhere (VA)||$1.35M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Sep, 2014||Lenda||$1.54M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Sep, 2014||SchoolMint||$2.2M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2014||Valet Anywhere (VA)||undisclosed amount / Convertible Note (Lead)||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2014||TapFwd||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Nov, 2013||Granify||$1.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2013||Automatic||undisclosed amount / Series A||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2012||Kamcord||$1.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2012||Keen IO||$750k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2011||Iron.io||$2.4M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2011||Sidecar Technologies||$520k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jul 15, 2016||Business Insider Australia - More than 140 tech leaders agree: 'Trump would be a disaster for innovation'|
|Jul 14, 2016||CNBC - An open letter from technology sector leaders on Donald Trump’s candidacy for president|
|Jul 19, 2015||TechCrunch - Is For-Profit the Future of Education in Brazil?|
|Jun 26, 2015||FinSMEs - FinSMEs|
|Oct 15, 2014||Venture Beat - Startup Lenda nabs $1.54M to disrupt home refinancing|
|Sep 19, 2014||Venture Beat - Funding Daily: Xiaomi the money|
|Jun 27, 2014||Venture Beat - Hey, founders -- before you name your startup something stupid, read this|
|Jun 12, 2013||TechCrunch - Looking Beyond Retargeting, AdRoll Acquires Analytics Startup Bitdeli|