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24 Investments in 9 Companies
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Sharon Wienbar invests in Mobile and Internet companies at ScaleVP. She sits on the boards of Actiance, Applause, Everyday Health (EVDY) and The Lucky Group. She also led ScaleVP's investments in Teros (acq Citrix), MerchantCircle (acq Reply.com) and Glu Mobile (GLUU).

Prior to ScaleVP in 2001, Sharon was Vice President, Marketing for Critical Path and Amplitude Software. She spent most of the 1990’s at Adobe Systems, starting as Product Manager for Asian Products and later led marketing for many of Adobe’s applications, and spearheaded numerous cross-product initiatives. Before her technology line experience, Sharon practiced strategy consulting at Bain & Company for nearly five years.

Sharon holds an A.M. and an A.B. in Engineering from Harvard University, and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Sharon also serves on the board of directors of the non-profit Myelin Repair Foundation and on Microsoft’s Venture Advisory Committee. Sharon is a multi-year “AlwaysOn Power Players in Digital Media Winner” and she was also recognized by the Huffington Post as one of the “Top 25 Women in Tech to Follow on Twitter.

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CEO

Nov 12, 2015 - Current   (11 months)

Venture Partner

Jan 1, 2001 - Current   (over 15 years)
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Vice President of Marketing for Critical Path & Amplitude Software
1990
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Product Manager for Asian Products

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