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Partner @
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17 Investments in 14 Companies
Gender:
Female
Location:
Boston
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Jean Hammond is an angel investor and the founder of LearnLaunch.

Jean Hammond is an active angel investor usually focusing on early stage high tech start-ups.

She was a founder of the Boston branch of Golden Seeds (focused on investing in women-managed businesses) and a member of Launchpad and Hub Angels.

In addition to TenMarks, Jean serves on the boards of The Technology Capital Network, Thompson Island Outward Bound and of Boston Rising.

She plays or played an active board level role with a number of her Boston area investments including: Crimson Hexagon, Hire Reach, Home Portfolio, iTeam, and ZipCar.

Jean is a serial entrepreneur with over 20 years experience in the high-tech industry.

Her entrepreneurial activities include co-founding and managing Quarry Technologies and AXON Networks and following 3Com's acquisition of AXON, focusing 3Com's WAN strategy.

She earned a B.S. from Boston University and an M.S. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where she is currently a part time Entrepreneur in Residence.

Jobs (6)

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Partner

Feb 1, 2013 - Current   (over 3 years)

Member of Boston Forum

2006 - Current   (over 10 years)
Past
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Ended
Title
Company
2003
2004
CEO (acting)
1999
2001
CEO and founder
1996
1998
Director Strategy WAN_Ops
1992
1996
VP Marketing, Founder

Board & Advisor Roles (7)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2016$25k / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2015$2.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2015$800k / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2015$500k / VenturePersonal Investment
Nov, 2014$3M / Series A (Lead)
Sep, 2014$152.5k / AngelPersonal Investment
Mar, 2014$2.27M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2013$750k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2013$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2012$500k / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2012$1.38M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2012$1M / VenturePersonal Investment
Dec, 2011$565k / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2011$600k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2010$650k / VenturePersonal Investment

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