Brian Pokorny Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 27

  • Portfolio
  • 7

  • Exits
  • 18

Exits

Brian Pokorny General Information

Description

Mr. Brian Pokorny serves as Advisor at SV Angel. Prior to this, he was at Airbnb, where he joined via an acquisition of DailyBooth/Batch. DailyBooth was a venture backed start-up that Brian led for 3 years as their CEO. Before this, Brian was a partner at SV Angel with David Lee and Ron Conway upon the launch of the firm. Prior to SV Angel he was a founding team member and partner at Baseline Ventures, a leading seed-stage investment firm. Before joining Baseline, Brian spent 3.5 years at Google within various positions in the Content Partnerships team and Direct Sales Organization. Before this, he had various roles within sales operations and finance at Juniper Networks, TIBCO Software, and Applied Materials. Brian graduated with a degree in Operations and Management Information Systems from Santa Clara University. Brian is an angel investor in Twitter, Square, OMGPOP (Acquired by Zynga), Tweetdeck (Acquired by Twitter), DailyBooth (Acquired by Airbnb), Milo (Acquired by eBay), Posterous (Acquired by Twitter), Chomp (Acquired by Apple), Milk (Acquired by Google), Bump, Couple, Elepath, MessageMe, and has advisory positions with Ooyala, Stitcher, and Rupture (Acquired by EA).

Contact Information

Year Founded
1980
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Brian Pokorny Investments (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ResQ 12-Oct-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000 0000000 03-May-2021 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000 12-Jan-2021 00000 00000 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000 (000000000000 28-Feb-2020 00000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
000000 01-Mar-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
000000 10-Aug-2018 00000 00000 000 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
000 00000 0000 000 23-Dec-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Out of Business 00000 0000000
000 00000 0000 000 08-May-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Out of Business 00000 0000000
Shift Technologies 17-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 000.00 Automotive Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000 0000000
LittleInc Labs 19-Mar-2013 Seed Round 00.000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
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Brian Pokorny Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Shift Technologies 13-Oct-2020 Reverse Merger 00000
0000000 12-Dec-2016 000 00 00000000
000 00000 0000 000 04-Nov-2016 000 00 00000000
000000(00000000000 12-Feb-2016 000000000000000000
00000 19-Nov-2015 000 00000
000000000 0000 03-Oct-2014 000000000000000000 0000
000000000 0000 01-Apr-2014 000 00 00000000
0000000 07-Nov-2013 000 00.000
Bump Technologies 16-Sep-2013 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Formspring 31-Mar-2013 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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Brian Pokorny Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brian Pokorny Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA
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Brian Pokorny Co-Investors (165)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Dream Machine (San Francisco) 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lenny Rachitsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SV Angel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Inovia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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