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Scott Kurnit

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
20 INVESTMENTS
10 PORTFOLIO
10 EXITS
Description

Mr. Scott Kurnit co-founded and was the Chairman of Keep Holdings. Mr. Kurnit also served as Partner at New York Angels. He also serves as Board member at Brightcove. He founded About (acquired by The New York Times Co.) and served as its chairman and CEO. He began his career in television when he was the program director in the PBS system. He contributed to Qube, the world's interactive cable system, as a program director and he went on to serve as the President of Showtime Event Television when it aired the first rock concert in the former Soviet Union. He worked at Warner, Viacom News Corporation, IBM and MCI, either directly or through joint ventures. He received his B.A. degrees in sociology and communications from Hampshire College. He currently serves on the boards of Brightcove, Appssavvy and BlackArrow. He is an advisor to About, Black Arrow, Mashery and SmartBrief.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

+1 (646) 000-0000

Scott Kurnit Investments (20)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Uizard 09-Sep-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Software Development Applications Product Development 00000 000000
00000000 23-Feb-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 00000 13-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Automation/Workflow Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000 01-Nov-2016 0000 00000 000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 (000000 0 23-Jan-2015 00000 (00000 Application Software Startup 00000 000000
00000 15-Nov-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000 21-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000000 28-Aug-2013 0000 00000 00000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
AlphaBoost 21-May-2012 Seed Round 000 Consulting Services (B2B) Out of Business 00000 000000
Smarterer 04-Apr-2011 Seed Round 00.000 Educational Software Startup 00000 000000
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Scott Kurnit Exits (10)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
WorkLife (Online Meetings Platform) 17-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition Completed
00000 02-Feb-2016 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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000000000 23-Sep-2015 0000000000: 000000 Completed
000000000 19-Nov-2014 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 00000000000
000000 15-Feb-2014 0000000000: 000000 Completed
000000000 11-Feb-2013 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
000 000000 00000 07-Aug-2010 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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00000000 14-Apr-2008 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 000
Feedster 01-Nov-2007 Bankruptcy: Liquidation Completed
AlphaBoost Bankruptcy: Liquidation Completed
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Scott Kurnit Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Info
Scott Kurnit Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY