Christine Herron is a Silicon Valley investor. In 2010, Christine joined Intel Capital, where she funds Internet and digital service companies. At Intel, Christine's portfolio company investments include 500 Friends (ACQ: Merkle), Ark, betaworks, E la Carte, Funders Club, Goldbely, Griti, Jelli, Movable Ink, NewAer, SmartZip, Storenvy, Two Bit Circus, Vidcode, and Yummly. Angel investments include Soldsie, Roominate (ACQ: Patch), and Tokyo Otaku Mode.
Previously, Christine was an investor with seed stage venture fund First Round Capital, working with companies such as Better Finance, Double Verify, Get Satisfaction (ACQ: Sprinklr), Mint (ACQ: INTU), and Xobni (ACQ: YHOO). At Omidyar Network, she developed the Media practice strategy and led deals such as Common Sense Media and Socialtext.
At Geocapital Partners, Christine focused on early Internet and network technology, leading Series A funding for AXON Networks (ACQ: 3COM), D-Vision (ACQ: ADSK), FocusVision (MBO), Netcom (IPO: NETC), and ViaGrafix (IPO: VIAX). Christine was also a founder or early employee at venture-backed companies GiftWorks (ACQ: FrontStream), Mercury2, and NetObjects (IPO: NETC).
Christine earned an MBA from Stanford University and a BA from Columbia University. She is a founding advisor to both 500 Startups and StartX, and currently serves on Alonzo King's LINES Ballet Board of Directors. Christine is active on social media at @christine and a frequent speaker.
|Jun, 2015||Jelli||$21M / Series B||First Round|
|Sep, 2014||E la Carte||$35M / Series C (Lead)||Intel Capital|
|Nov, 2013||E la Carte||$13.5M / Series B (Lead)||Intel Capital|
|Sep, 2013||Goldbely||$3M / Seed||500 Startups|
|May, 2013||Movable Ink||$8M / Series B (Lead)||Intel Capital|
|Feb, 2013||Storenvy||$5M / Series A||First Round|
|Oct, 2012||NewAer||undisclosed amount / Seed||Personal Investment|
|Oct, 2012||Jelli||$9M / Venture||First Round|
|Mar, 2012||Yummly||$6M / Series A||First Round|
|Aug, 2011||E la Carte||$4M / Venture||500 Startups|
|Aug, 2011||Get Satisfaction||$10M / Series B||First Round|
|Jan, 2011||Storenvy||$1.53M / Seed (Lead)||First Round|
|Nov, 2010||Yummly||$1.85M / Seed||Intel Capital|
|Sep, 2010||Get Satisfaction||$6M / Series A||First Round|
|May, 2010||Jelli||$7M / Series A||First Round|
|Jan, 2010||Jelli||$2M / Seed||First Round|
|Feb, 2009||Get Satisfaction||$1.25M / Seed||First Round|
|Sep, 2007||Get Satisfaction||$1.3M / Seed||First Round|
|Jul 29, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Intel Capital finds new leaders for $125M Diversity Fund|
|Jul 28, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Intel Capital finds new leaders for $125M Diversity Fund|
|Feb 16, 2016||TechCrunch - First Round Capital Brings Aboard Birchbox Cofounder As Venture Partner|
|Dec 15, 2015||Vator.tv - Video: What Unicorns looked like at Series A/ Post-Seed|
|Dec 3, 2015||Vator.tv - Every unicorn needs a nemesis|
|Dec 3, 2015||Vator.tv - See how Post Seed played out on Twitter!|
|Jul 23, 2015||PRWeb Sitemap - LISNR Honored for SXSW V2V’s V2Venture Competition|
|Mar 13, 2015||Tech Cocktail - Cerealize Announced As Winner of SXSW Startup Bus Competition|