An investor in more than 150 start-ups, Will has made it his life’s mission to help other entrepreneurs succeed in developing successful companies and achieving their goals. His skill and experience in connecting people have allowed him to build a global network of investors and entrepreneurs, all of whom he considers members of his extended family.
Before co-founding GrowthX, Will raised and led the Silicon Valley Growth Syndicate, a seed-stage MicroVC. Will was also a selling-founder of One-and-Only.com, the largest internet dating site and one of the top 100 sites of the 90s, acquired by Ticketmaster for $47 million dollars and rebranded as Match.com.
Will began his career working with N.B. Hunt, who sent him on a series of amazing adventures across Russia and Nicaragua, including physically carrying $250K of gold from Managua, Nicaragua to Miami, FL every other week. This increased Will’s risk tolerance to the point that starting an Internet com
BS, Industrial Engineering1992
|Jul 28, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - What this high-profile investor looks for in entrepreneurs|
|Mar 31, 2016||WSJ Blogs - South Asian Dating App Dil Mil Arranges $2.7 Million|
|Dec 19, 2014||TechInAsia - 2RedBeans is a dating startup for the global Chinese diaspora|
|Aug 2, 2014||Venture Beat - Turning growth into traction: 7 tactics top growth teams use to engineer their growth|
|Nov 15, 2013||TechCrunch - Tradecraft Launches A School For Teaching Non-Technical Skills To Tech Workers|
|Feb 28, 2011||Xconomy - Former RealNetworks Leaders Jump Into Non-Creepy Video Chat Arena With SocialEyes|
|Jan 20, 2011||Xconomy - VChatter, the “Safe” Alternative to ChatRoulette, Doubles Down|
|Sep 22, 2010||Venture Beat - VentureBeat article|
Upcoming Event Appearances (1)
Past Event Appearances (3)
Startup Socials September Members Event with Will Bunker on Sep 24, 2015