Brian Pokorny Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 32

  • Portfolio
  • 12

  • Exits
  • 18


Brian Pokorny General Information


Mr. Brian Pokorny served 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 he led for 3 years as their CEO. Before this, he 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, he spent 3.5 years at Google in 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. He graduated with a degree in Operations and Management Information Systems from Santa Clara University. He 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).

Business Details

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

Brian Pokorny Investments (32)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Consensus (Internet Software) 03-Jul-2023 Seed Round 00.00 Internet Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Float Health 30-Jun-2023 00000 00000 0000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Blossom 01-Sep-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
ResQ 17-Aug-2022 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Studio (Social Content) 06-Jul-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Social Content Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Underdog Fantasy 03-May-2021 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Descript 12-Jan-2021 00000 00000 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Onyolo 28-Feb-2020 00000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Powder 01-Mar-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Matic 01-Jan-2019 Early Stage VC 00.00 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

Brian Pokorny Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Shift Technologies 13-Oct-2020 Reverse Merger 00000
Elepath 12-Dec-2016 000 00 00000000
The Happy Home Company 04-Nov-2016 000 00 00000000
Couple(Social/Platform Software) 12-Feb-2016 000000000000000000
Block 19-Nov-2015 000 00000
LittleInc Labs 03-Oct-2014 000000000000000000 0000
Hawthorne Labs 01-Apr-2014 000 00 00000000
X Corp. 07-Nov-2013 000 00.000
Bump Technologies 16-Sep-2013 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Formspring 31-Mar-2013 Bankruptcy: Liquidation

Brian Pokorny Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Brian Pokorny Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brian Pokorny Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Brian Pokorny Co-Investors (183)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kevin Carter 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Burst Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Canvas Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lenny Rachitsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Max Mullen 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Brian Pokorny FAQs

  • Who is Brian Pokorny?

    Brian Pokorny is an angel Investor who has made 32 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Brian Pokorny?

    Brian Pokorny is an angel investor.

  • What does Brian Pokorny do?

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

  • What has Brian Pokorny invested in?

    Brian Pokorny has made numerous investments in companies like Consensus (Internet Software), Float Health, and Blossom within the Internet Software, Healthcare Services, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Brian Pokorny invested in recently?

    Brian Pokorny's latest investment was on 03-Jul-2023 in Consensus (Internet Software), a company within the Internet Software industry.

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