Before co-founding Flatiron, Zach was Co-Founder, President & COO of Invite Media, an advertising technology company based in NYC. Invite Media built the industry's first enterprise advertising platform for buying and optimizing online media in real-time. Invite Media was acquired by Google in 2010.
Prior to Invite Media, Zach co-founded EatNow.com which was privately acquired. An active angel investor, Zach has invested in over 30 technology startups throughout the country, including Bell Biosystems, Breakthrough.com, Care at Hand, DocPhin, Doctor Evidence, Genomera, Meddik, Oscar, and Predilytics.
Zach studied economics and entrepreneurship at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
Member of the Board of Directors
|May, 2016||Troops, Inc.||$2.6M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Feb, 2016||Umi Kitchen||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Nov, 2015||Scoop Technologies||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Mar, 2015||Arbor||$2.55M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Dec, 2014||Truly Wireless||$1.4M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Aug, 2014||Managed by Q||$775k / Angel||Personal Investment|
|Feb, 2013||Blue Apron||$3M / Series A||Personal Investment|
|Aug, 2012||Breakthrough Behavioral||$900k / Angel||Personal Investment|
|Jul, 2012||Lua||$2.5M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|May, 2012||Meddik||$750k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jan, 2012||ChatID||$2M / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jul, 2011||Adzerk||$650k / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Jun, 2011||Lore||$1M / Series A||Personal Investment|
|May, 2011||Tasted Menu||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
B.S., Economics & Management2008