Scott Kurnit Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 23

  • Portfolio
  • 9

  • Exits
  • 14

Exits

Scott Kurnit General Information

Description

Mr. Scott Kurnit co-founded and was the Chairman of Keep Holdings. He 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.

Contact Information

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 (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Uizard 09-Sep-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 23-Feb-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Accounting, Audit and Tax Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 00000 13-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000 (00000000 000 01-Nov-2016 0000 00000 000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000000 (000000000 15-Oct-2015 0000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software 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 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 29-Jul-2014 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Button 21-Feb-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
ShopPad 28-Aug-2013 Seed Round 00000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
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Scott Kurnit Exits (14)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Silicon Alley Media 01-Mar-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
0000000 06-Apr-2020 000000000000000000
0000000000 01-Jan-2020 000000000000000000
00000000 (000000 0 06-Oct-2016 000000000000000000
00000 02-Feb-2016 000000000000000000 00000
000000000 23-Sep-2015 0000000000: 000000
000000000 19-Nov-2014 000000000000000000 0000
0000000000 01-Jul-2014 0000000000: 000000
SendMe 15-Feb-2014 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
MashLogic 11-Feb-2013 Merger/Acquisition
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Scott Kurnit Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Scott Kurnit Angel Investor 00 0 New York, NY
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Scott Kurnit Co-Investors (7)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
AV8 Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Julia Qiu 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
LDV Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
New York Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
byFounders 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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