David Goldberg Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 11

  • Portfolio
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 5


David Goldberg General Information


Mr. David Goldberg is an Angel Investor. He served as a Senior Advisor at TPG. He has been Chief Executive Officer of SurveyMonkey.com, LLC since April 2009. He has been a successful entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and technology and music industry executive. He has run, and successfully grown, several online consumer businesses. He founded LAUNCH Media Inc. in 1994, which delivered music and music-related content online, and he led the company through its acquisition by Yahoo! in 2001. Following the sale, he served as Vice President and General Manager of Yahoo! Music, where he led the company's global music operations and built it into the Internet's most popular music destination. During his tenure, traffic increased from two million to twenty five million unique users per month, and four billion music videos were streamed in 2006 alone. In 2006, Dave was named one of Billboard Magazine's top power players in digital music. Recently Dave served as an Entrepreneur in Residence with Benchmark Capital where he evaluated investment opportunities for the firm and advised portfolio companies. Earlier in his career, he was Director of Marketing Strategy and New Business Development at Capitol Records. He also served on the Board of Directors at Ancestry.com and Dashbox.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

David Goldberg Investments (11)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Mighty (Business/Productivity Software) 23-Apr-2021 Later Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Black Wolf 19-Jun-2020 00000 (00000 00.00 Personal Products Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
NRG Esports 28-Sep-2017 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Minibar Delivery 15-Aug-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Beverages Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Chicory 01-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Mozio 05-Jul-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Perch(Business/Productivity Software) 28-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Gobbler 01-Jan-2011 0000 00000 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
ViKi 08-Dec-2010 Early Stage VC 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Top Prospect Group 10-Mar-2010 Early Stage VC Human Capital Services Out of Business 00000 00000000

David Goldberg Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Top Prospect Group 04-Apr-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Perch(Business/Productivity Software) 28-Sep-2022 000000000000000000
Minibar Delivery 19-Nov-2021 000000000000000000
ViKi 01-Sep-2013 Merger/Acquisition 00000
DeepRockDrive 01-Jan-2009 Out of Business

David Goldberg Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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David Goldberg Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Goldberg Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA

David Goldberg Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
American Family Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bahram Alipour 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Browder Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Hans Thomas 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Joseph Cianciolo 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

David Goldberg FAQs

  • Who is David Goldberg?

    David Goldberg is an angel Investor who has made 11 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Goldberg?

    David Goldberg is an angel investor.

  • What does David Goldberg do?

    As an angel investor, David Goldberg invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has David Goldberg invested in?

    David Goldberg has made numerous investments in companies like Mighty (Business/Productivity Software), Black Wolf, and NRG Esports within the Business/Productivity Software, Personal Products, and Entertainment Software industries.

  • What has David Goldberg invested in recently?

    David Goldberg's latest investment was on 23-Apr-2021 in Mighty (Business/Productivity Software), a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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