Overview

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Primary Role
Venture Partner @
Investments
19 Investments in 17 Companies
Born:
May 7, 1972
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York
Website:
http://www.rickwebb.net
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Person Details

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Rick Webb is the Co-Founder at The Barbarian Group. In 2001, Rick co-founded The Barbarian Group, an award-winning digital ad agency. Rick served as its Chief Operating Officer for the first ten years of the company's existence. Rick left in 2011 to pursue angel investing in and writing on, technology and advertising.

Rick is an Angel Investor in Foursquare, Branch, Circa, Percolate, Sherpaa, Nestio and Timehop.

Rick is an Advisor to several other tech startups and marketing services companies, including Hard Candy Shell, and Small Girls PR.

Rick currently serves as a Venture Partner at Quotidian Ventures and as a Marketing and Sales Consultant to such startups as Tumblr, Soundcloud and Percolate.

Rick is author of Agency: Starting a Creative Firm in the Age of Digital Marketing, released by Palgrave Macmillan in 2015 and an avid writer on technology, advertising, economics and government.

Rick graduated from Boston University with a degree in International Economics in 1992.

Jobs (6)

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Consultant - Revenue & Marketing
Jul, 2012
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Venture Partner
May, 2014
Dec, 2014
Consultant - Revenue & Marketing
Jun 1, 2012
Apr 1, 2013
Consultant - Revenue & Marketing
Dec, 2001
Aug, 2011
Co-Founder & COO
1996
1998
Marketing Designer

Board & Advisor Roles (2)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Jul, 2013$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2012$1.9M / VenturePersonal Investment
Aug, 2012$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2012$900k / Convertible NotePersonal Investment
Mar, 2012$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2012$500k / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2012$250k / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2012$1.1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Series APersonal Investment
Dec, 2011$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2011$650k / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$250k / AngelPersonal Investment
Jul, 2011$750k / AngelPersonal Investment
May, 2011$3M / Series APersonal Investment
Nov, 2010$1M / Series APersonal Investment
Jun, 2010$20M / Series BPersonal Investment
Feb, 2010$55k / UndisclosedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2009$1.47M / SeedPersonal Investment

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