Overview

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Investments
20 Investments in 13 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York
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Person Details

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Aliases:
Kenneth-Lerer

Kenneth Lerer is a Manager at Lerer Ventures. He was the Chairman and Co-Founder of The Huffington Post. Lerer is Chairman of Betaworks and Buzzfeed, and is Vice-Chairman of Bedrocket. He is a member of Pilot Group LLC, a private investment firm.

Lerer is Chairman Emeritus of the Public Theater in New York City and serves on the boards of directors of several nonprofit organizations, including Association to Benefit Children (ABC), and the Bank Street College of Education. In 2008-09, Lerer served as the Hearst New Media Professional-in-Residence at Columbia Journalism School.

Jobs (8)

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Executive Chairman

Managing Partner

2010 - Current   (over 6 years)
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Apr 9, 2013
Founder
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Aug, 2016$15M / Convertible Note
Nov, 2013$20M / Series C
Jan, 2013$19.3M / Series D
Oct, 2012$2.5M / Seed
Aug, 2012$7M / Series APersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$15.5M / Series C
Sep, 2011$7M / VenturePersonal Investment
Sep, 2011$8M / Series A
Aug, 2011$10M / Venture
Aug, 2011$10.5M / Series A
Jan, 2011$10.6M / Series B
Oct, 2010$1.4M / Seed
May, 2010$8M / Series BPersonal Investment
Mar, 2010$20M / Series B
Nov, 2009$1.42M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2009$550k / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2008undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Jul, 2008$3.5M / Series APersonal Investment
Sep, 2007$5M / Series BPersonal Investment
Aug, 2006$5M / Series APersonal Investment

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