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Founder & CEO @
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6 Investments in 6 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
Washington
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Person Details

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Michael Chasen is the founder and CEO of SocialRadar, previously the co-founder and CEO of Blackboard.

Michael Chasen is an entrepreneur who is focused in the technology, education and SoLoMo (Social Local Mobile) space.

After co-founding Blackboard, Michael led the company as CEO for 15 years and successfully sold it to Providence Equity Partners for $1.7 billion in 2011. He is the current CEO and co-founder of SocialRadar, a company focused on the mobile location services space.

Michael is also an investor and advisor to several companies that are focused on using technology to improve education as well as several start-up ventures and mature companies across the technology spectrum.

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Founder & CEO

May 2, 2013 - Current   (over 3 years)
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1996
1997
Consultant
1992
1993
Managerial Assistant in the Criminal Justic Information Services Division

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Investments (6)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2016$5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2014$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2014$5.1M / Series APersonal Investment
May, 2013$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2011$6M / Series CPersonal Investment
Sep, 2010$11M / Series APersonal Investment

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