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Founder and CEO @
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Born:
1976
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://www.vscpr.com
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Person Details

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What we do: strategic and creative approaches to brand building as an investor and marketing partner through VSC and Wareness.io.

Focused on explosive growth companies that do amazing things in almost any vertical.

Most major outcomes have come in mobile, advertising, connected devices, gaming, payments, developer platforms, venture capital/company-building entities, and consumer internet/mobile services.

A selection of companies I've helped: AdMob - acquired by Google for $750m TrueAction-/GSI Commerce, acquired by Ebay for over $2.4bn MoPub - acquired by Twitter for $350m Natural Motion - acquired by Zynga for $527m Playspan - acquired by Visa for $190m OpenFeint - acquired by Gree for $104m Card. Io - acquired by Paypal fitmob - acquired by Classpass Bash Games - acquired by Sony for $160m-$180m Wyse/Pocketcloud - acquired by Dell for $350m Skyfire - exited to Opera for $120m+ Greystripe - acquired by Valueclick for $70m ipsh - acquired by Omnicom Taptu - acquired by Mediafed Motally - acquired by Nokia Tempo AI - acquired by Salesforce Wareness.io is a hardware marketing platform and early-stage investment fund which is responsible for some of the most successful pre-sales campaigns of all time including Coin, Tile, Moov, Ringly, goTenna, Navdy and Vessyl.

Each company has broken records in terms of pre-sales within their respective verticals.

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Co-creator of the Walk of Game, a first-ever video game landmark destination that inducted the likes of Sonic, Mario and Lara Croft into video game history.

Co-founder of Project Ahimsa, a global effort to empower youth through music, which has impacted over 10,000 children with music education around the world.

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Appnologist

Founder

Dec 16, 2013 - Current   (almost 3 years)

Founder and CEO

2002 - Current   (over 14 years)
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Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Mar, 2016$500k / SeedPersonal Investment

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