Overview

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Primary Role
Co-Founder @
Investments
5 Investments in 5 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
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Person Details

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Steve Jang is an angel investor and technology entrepreneur based in San Francisco.

Steve invests in early-stage technology startups in the mobile software, e-commerce, connected devices, and robotics sectors. His portfolio includes innovative companies such as Uber, Hyperloop, Postmates, Coinbase, StyleSeat, Luxe, Lily Robotics, Zenefits, and Zymergen. Since 2009, he has served as a Strategic Advisor to Uber from the founding of the company through product launch and now global expansion. Steve also serves as an advisory board member at Expa and board director at WillCall, until its recent acquisition by TicketFly/Pandora.

Steve was a co-founder of SoundTracking, a popular mobile music service that was recognized by Apple as the Best iPhone Music App in the US in 2011 and was acquired by Rhapsody in 2014. Previously, he was the co-creator of imeem, the world's first on-demand and ad-supported social music service which reached over 100 million monthly unique users before its acquisition by MySpace.

Jobs (7)

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Feb, 2010
Aug 1, 2014
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2014
Co-Founder
2005
2009
CMO & Head of Business Development
2004
2005
Director, Digital Development & Distribution
2000
2001
Director, Strategic Development
1998
2000
Research Analyst, Digital Media & Internet Sector
1997
1998
Project Manager & Developer (Salon.com)

Investments (5)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2016$4M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2015$14M / Series APersonal Investment
May, 2015$3.3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2012$2.14M / VenturePersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$850k / SeedPersonal Investment

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