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University of Colorado, MSc.
Mechanical Engineering

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Kamran Pourzanjani

Kamran founded Bestcovery.com in 2008 to help consumers quickly and easily find the best of everything. Kamran oversees the day to day operations and growth of the company and is responsible for its overall vision and strategic direction.

Prior to Bestcovery, Kamran was the co-founder, President and CEO of PriceGrabber.com, where his vision fostered a culture of success and achievement. PriceGrabber was consistently recognized by critics and consumers alike as the leading and most innovative comparison shopping engine. With a strong reputation for consumer advocacy, PriceGrabber became the most trusted comparison shopping service for over 24 million users per month.

PriceGrabber was acquired by Experian in December of 2005 for approximately $500 million. In recognition of the company’s growth and performance, Kamran was named Ernst & Young’s 2005 “Entrepreneur of the Year” in the Los Angeles area.

Kamran is a member of the board of directors for Legalzoom.com and Oversee.net.

He holds a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Entangled Media 8/2013Seed$3.54M8
Invested.in 11/2012Seed$830k17
PlumTV 10/2012Venture Round$4.4M8
Rexter 1/2012Seed$400k2
Look.io 1/2012Seed6
Pocket Change 11/2011Seed$1.4M8
Titan Gaming 5/2010Seed$1M19

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  1. Younity App Maker Entangled Media Gets $3.5M From Crosslink, Lowercase Capital, And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Prettiest girl at the crowdfunding dance, Invested.in raises an $830k seed round (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  3. With $4.4M in new funding, PLUM TV relaunches as an online and offline TV network for the “mass affluent” (pandodaily.com) [edit]
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  5. LA-Based Incubator Amplify Debuts Five New Startups (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Mobile Game Monetization Platform Lunch Money Raises $1M From Google Ventures; Rebrands As Pocket Change (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  7. Titan Gaming Raises $1M From Prominent Angels For Skill-Based Games Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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