David Beisel is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures. He has been focused on early stage Internet startups his entire career, both as an entrepreneur and venture capitalist.As an investor in the digital media space, David was most recently a Vice President at Venrock and previously a Principal at Masthead Venture Partners. David has served on the boards of Gazelle (fka Second Rotation) and BlogHer, and was actively involved with Appnexus and Tremor Media.
Prior to becoming a venture capitalist, David co-founded Sombasa Media, an e-mail marketing company best known for its flagship product BargainDog. Sombasa was successfully acquired by About.com where David served as Vice President of Marketing.
David's holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and an AB in Economics, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from Duke University. He also founded and leads the Web Innovators Group, an organization which holds quarterly entrepreneur events drawing a thousand attendees.
Co-Founder & Partner
2010 - Current (almost 7 years)
Founder and Organizer
2004 - Current (almost 13 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (5)Update
|Oct, 2016||Code Climate||$4.5M / Series A||NextView Ventures|
|Sep, 2015||thredUP||$81M / Series E||NextView Ventures|
|Sep, 2014||Code Climate||$2M / Seed (Lead)||NextView Ventures|
|Jul, 2014||thredUP||$27M / Series D||NextView Ventures|
|Aug, 2012||One Jackson||$2M / Seed||NextView Ventures|
|May, 2012||TurningArt||$1.5M / Venture||NextView Ventures|
|May, 2011||thredUP||$7M / Series B||NextView Ventures|
|Jul, 2010||thredUP||$1.4M / Venture||NextView Ventures|
|Jun 7, 2016||Mattermark - Mattermark Daily – Tuesday, June 7th, 2016|
|Jan 14, 2016||NextView Ventures - How to Find the Perfect Startup Job [An Insider’s Guide to Finding, Vetting, and Negotiating]|
|Jan 5, 2016||Mattermark - Mattermark Daily – Tuesday, January 5th, 2016|
|Dec 15, 2015||Mattermark - Where Seed VCs Should (But Often Don’t) Look for the Next Consumer Startup Unicorns|
|Oct 7, 2015||NextView Ventures - NextView Investment Themes: A Search for Authenticity|
|Oct 7, 2015||NextView Ventures - Lee Hower|
|Jun 24, 2015||PRWeb Sitemap - Which Tech Company Leads Massachusetts in Customer Satisfaction?|
|May 13, 2015||Mattermark - Mattermark Daily – Wednesday, May 13th, 2015|