Scott Kurnit Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 19
  • Portfolio
  • 9
  • Exits
  • 10
Exits

Scott Kurnit General Information

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.

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 (19)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Uizard 09-Sep-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Internet Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 23-Feb-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000000 00000 13-Jan-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000 (0000000000 0 01-Nov-2016 0000 00000 000 Multimedia and Design 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 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
WorkLife (Online Meetings Platform) 06-Oct-2016 Merger/Acquisition
00000 02-Feb-2016 000000000000000000 00000
000000000 23-Sep-2015 0000000000: 000000
000000000 19-Nov-2014 000000000000000000 0000
000000 15-Feb-2014 0000000000: 000000
000000000 11-Feb-2013 000000000000000000
000 000000 00000 07-Aug-2010 000000000000000000 0000
00000000 14-Apr-2008 000000000000000000 0000
Feedster 01-Nov-2007 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
AlphaBoost Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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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 (53)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Greylock Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gunderson Dettmer 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
LDV Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Modern Times Group MTG 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Tornante Company 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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