Scott Hilleboe is a member of the investment team at Revolution Growth, which invests in game-changing consumer technology businesses that disrupt multi-billion dollar industries. Scott brings over 15 years of experience in operations, venture capital investing, and business development in the media, consumer, software, and enabling technology sectors.
Prior to joining Revolution Growth, Scott was a Managing Director with Steamboat Ventures based in Los Angeles. Scott currently serves on the Board of Directors of EdgeCast Networks and Elemental Technologies. While at Steamboat, Scott led investments in Fastclick (IPO and then acquired by ValueClick), Greystripe (acquired by ValueClick), Kyte (acquired by KIT Digital), MerchantCircle (acquired by Reply.com), MediaBank (merged to become MediaOcean), Move Networks (acquired by EchoStar), PopularMedia (acquired by StrongMail) and Quigo (acquired by AOL).
Prior to joining Steamboat Ventures, Scott was an investment professional with Hummer Winblad Venture Partners.
Scott co-led investments in Jareva Technologies (acquired by Symantec), Yosemite Technologies (acquired by Barracuda Networks), Cenzic, and Voltage Security. Previously, Scott worked at the industry-leading enterprises IBM, LaSalle Partners, and Synopsys, as well as a number of early stage technology companies.
Scott received a BS in Mechanical Engineering, graduating Phi Beta Kappa and magna cum laude from the University of Washington, and has an MBA from Harvard Business School. He was born and raised in Montana, and now is based in Washington D.C.
2012 - Current (almost 5 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (4)Update
|Mar, 2015||SpareFoot||$33M / Series D (Lead)||Revolution|
|Jul, 2013||EdgeCast Networks||$54M / Series D||Steamboat Ventures|
|May, 2012||Elemental Technologies||$13M / Series C||Steamboat Ventures|
|Dec, 2010||Elemental Technologies||$9.5M / Series B (Lead)||Steamboat Ventures|
|Apr, 2010||EdgeCast Networks||$10M / Series C||Steamboat Ventures|
|Dec, 2007||EdgeCast Networks||$6M / Series B (Lead)||Steamboat Ventures|
|Sep, 2007||MerchantCircle||$10M / Series B||Steamboat Ventures|
|Jun 14, 2016||Forbes - Steve Case's Revolution Growth Raises $525 Million To Keep Backing Startups Far From Silicon Valley|
|Jun 14, 2016||PE HUB - Revolution Growth closes third fund at $525 mln|
|Jun 14, 2016||TechCrunch - Steve Case’s Revolution Growth just closed a new fund with $525 million|
|Jun 14, 2016||Business Wire - Revolution Growth Announces $525 Million Fund To Invest in Next Wave of High-Growth Companies|
|Mar 12, 2015||Built In Austin - SpareFoot gains $33M to build out self-storage marketplace|
|Mar 11, 2015||FinSMEs - SpareFoot Closes $33M Funding Round|
|Mar 11, 2015||Tech Cocktail - SpareFoot Raises $33M in Funding Led by Revolution|
|Mar 11, 2015||Xconomy - SpareFoot Packs in a $33M Series D to Improve Storage Booking Service|