John DeJoria Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


John DeJoria General Information


Mr. John DeJoria is a Co-Founder and serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board at John Paul Mitchell Systems. He is the Co-Founder of Vendidit (Software) and serves as Advisor at Space Auto. He is a Co-Founder of ROK Global. He is also a Co-Founder and Chairman of Patron Spirits. He is Chairman and CEO of John Paul Mitchell Systems, the producer and manufacturer of Paul Mitchell hair care products, the largest privately held salon hair care company in North America. He is also a Co-Founder of John Paul Selects. In addition to John Paul Mitchell Systems, his success continues with numerous other businesses including Patron Tequila - the world's biggest premium tequila brand - and natural gas and environmentally friendly energy exploration companies. In addition, he is on the Board of Directors of the Solar Electric Light Fund (SELF) and a member of the Council of Advisors of Global Green USA, the United States affiliate of Green Grass USA, the United States affiliate of Green Cross International, whose President is His Excellency Mikhail S. Gorbachev, former President of the U.S.S.R. He is also on the Board of Trustees of Waterkeepers, whose lead counsel is Robert Kennedy Jr. dedicated to protecting the waterways of the world from polluters. He is an Angel Investor.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Austin, TX
  • United States

John DeJoria Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Space Auto 06-Jun-2023 Early Stage VC Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Mile High Labs 04-Aug-2020 00000 00000 Other Consumer Non-Durables Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Edge Music Network 01-Jan-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Citizen E-Cig 01-Jan-2014 Angel (individual) Other Consumer Non-Durables Out of Business 0000 0000000

John DeJoria Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Citizen E-Cig 01-Aug-2019 Out of Business
Edge Music Network 000000000 00000000

John DeJoria Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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John DeJoria Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John DeJoria Angel Investor 0 0 Austin, TX

John DeJoria Co-Investors (1)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Global Alternative Investment Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

John DeJoria FAQs

  • Who is John DeJoria?

    John DeJoria is an angel Investor who has made 4 investments.

  • What kind of investor is John DeJoria?

    John DeJoria is an angel investor.

  • What does John DeJoria do?

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

  • What has John DeJoria invested in?

    John DeJoria has made numerous investments in companies like Space Auto, Mile High Labs, and Edge Music Network within the Business/Productivity Software, Consumer Non-Durables, and Publishing industries.

  • What has John DeJoria invested in recently?

    John DeJoria's latest investment was on 06-Jun-2023 in Space Auto, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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