David Lerner Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 71

  • Portfolio
  • 23

  • Exits
  • 46

Exits

David Lerner General Information

Description

Mr. Dave Lerner is the Founder of Rugged Ventures. Mr. Dave was the Advisor at Source3. He was the Advisor at 1000Museums. He co-founded Startup Genome. He is the Founder of Venture Studio and also serves as its Host. Dave is an entrepreneur, angel investor and serves as the Director of Entrepreneurship at Columbia University. He is also the host of Venture Studio, where he engages with entrepreneurs, investors, founders and other vibrant members of the New York entrepreneurial ecosystem and beyond. One of his latest projects is Startup Genome, where he, in partnership with the Kauffman Foundation and Endeavor Global, they are mapping the entire world's entire early-stage investment and entrepreneurial ecosystems. He serves on the Board of New York Tech Meetup, as Board Member the Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia Business School, and as a Board Member of both the New York Venture Community and Columbia Venture Community.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States
+1 (646) 000-0000

David Lerner Investments (71)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Local Locker 17-Aug-2023 Later Stage VC 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Zenlytic 14-Nov-2022 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Vivvi 18-Feb-2022 00000 00000 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Throne Labs 06-Dec-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
UniKey 30-Aug-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Bonsai (Media and Information Services (B2B)) 15-Apr-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
SmarterX 08-Apr-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Canid 12-Mar-2021 0000 00000 000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
MANTL 24-Jul-2020 Early Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00
Fathom Optics 20-Apr-2020 Seed Round 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000 00

David Lerner Exits (46)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Adore Me 30-Dec-2022 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Opticlose 01-Dec-2022 000000000 00000000
YourMechanic 02-Jun-2022 000000000000000000
Knote (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Feb-2022 000000000 00000000
Warby Parker 29-Sep-2021 000 00.000
Uncubed 07-Jul-2021 000000000000000000 00.000
Skift 01-Mar-2021 000000000 00000000
StyleSaint 01-Mar-2021 000000000 00000000
Collectively 06-Aug-2020 Merger/Acquisition
Bring Me That 01-Mar-2020 Merger/Acquisition

David Lerner Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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David Lerner Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Lerner JD Angel Investor 00 New York, NY

David Lerner Co-Investors (73)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Paul Sethi 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Asset Management Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
CBRE Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Eastward Capital Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Primary Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

David Lerner FAQs

  • Who is David Lerner?

    David Lerner is an angel Investor who has made 71 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Lerner?

    David Lerner is an angel investor.

  • What does David Lerner do?

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

  • What has David Lerner invested in?

    David Lerner has made numerous investments in companies like Local Locker, Zenlytic, and Vivvi within the Services (B2C Non-Financial), Business/Productivity Software, and Educational and Training Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has David Lerner invested in recently?

    David Lerner's latest investment was on 17-Aug-2023 in Local Locker, a company within the Services (B2C Non-Financial) industry.

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