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Primary Role
Managing Director @
Investments
18 Investments in 17 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
Austin
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Person Details

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Jason Seats is the Managing Director of Techstars in Austin.

Jason was most recently the Managing Director of the Techstars Cloud program. Prior to joining Techstars, Jason was a founder of Slicehost, an early cloud computing hosting company. In 2008 Slicehost was acquired by Rackspace and became the core for the initial Cloud Servers product. Jason continued on at Rackspace until 2010 as VP of software development for Rackspace Cloud, managing the cloud engineering teams.

Jason has a B.S. in Computer Science and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology at Saint Louis University.

Jobs (5)

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Sep, 2011
Feb, 2015
Managing Director
Oct, 2008
Aug, 2010
VP of Engineering
Jun, 2006
Aug, 2010
Founder

Board & Advisor Roles (4)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Jun, 2016$5M / Series B (Lead)
Jun, 2014$2.8M / Convertible NotePersonal Investment
Mar, 2014$1.75M / AngelPersonal Investment
Jan, 2014undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Jan, 2014$350k / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2013$2.35M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2013$800k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2013$2M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2013$1.4M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2013$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2013$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2013$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2013$635k / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2012$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2012$3.24M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2012$750k / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2012undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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