Lon Chow Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 49

  • Portfolio
  • 14

  • Exits
  • 30


Lon Chow General Information


Mr. Lon Chow serves as Partner at Method Capital. He served as Advisor at Dashfire. He served as Board Member at PowerReviews, Target Data and Sittercity. He serves as Board Member at Music Audience Exchange and Purchasing Platform. He joined KDWC Ventures in September 2016 as a partner, and he will focus on deal sourcing and oversight of portfolio companies. He served as Board Member at SpiderOak. Prior to joining KDWC, he was a general partner with Apex Venture Partners, a Chicago-based venture group, where he spent 18 years investing in software and software-enabled businesses. Prior to Apex, he was a partner with Mercer Management Consulting (formerly Strategic Planning Associates), where he developed and implemented growth strategies for clients in computing, media, and telecommunications industries. He served as the Board Member at Analyte Health. He also held various operating management positions with Pacific Telesis. He received an MBA from the Wharton School and a BA from the University of California, Davis.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

Lon Chow Investments (49)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
New Era ADR 24-Feb-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Legal Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 0000
Savor Health 01-Dec-2021 00000 (00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 000 0000
Techstars 30-Jul-2019 00000 00000 0000 Private Equity Generating Revenue 000 0000
Lightstream 26-Feb-2019 00000 00000 000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
KohFounders 01-May-2018 00000 00000 Private Equity Generating Revenue 000 0000
Mystery Science 28-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000 0000
Detective 16-May-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
Regroup 21-Apr-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
SwiftIQ 27-Jan-2016 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
Foxtrot 02-Nov-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Internet Retail Out of Business 000 0000

Lon Chow Exits (30)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Foxtrot 23-Apr-2024 Out of Business
Smart Lunches 21-Nov-2023 000 00 00000000
FanFueled 23-Jan-2023 000 00 00000000
Newsreports.com 01-Oct-2022 000000000 00000000
Popular Pays 23-Mar-2022 000000000000000000
MightyNest 01-Jun-2021 000000000 00000000
Lightstream 12-Apr-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
Sittercity 31-Dec-2020 000000000000000000 00.00
Mystery Science 30-Oct-2020 Buyout/LBO 00000
Real Food Blends 21-Oct-2020 Merger/Acquisition

Lon Chow Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

PitchBook’s data visualizations quickly surface an investor’s historical investments—showing a breakdown of activity by industry, year and region.

Lon Chow Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Lon Chow Angel Investor 00 0 0 Chicago, IL

Lon Chow Co-Investors (7)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alumni Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jump Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Motivate Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
NextView Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sean Chou 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Lon Chow FAQs

  • Who is Lon Chow?

    Lon Chow is an angel Investor who has made 49 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Lon Chow?

    Lon Chow is an angel investor.

  • What does Lon Chow do?

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

  • How many board seats does Lon Chow hold?

    Lon Chow holds a board seat in Attain (Financial Software).

  • What has Lon Chow invested in?

    Lon Chow has made numerous investments in companies like New Era ADR, Savor Health, and Techstars within the Legal Services (B2B), Healthcare Technology Systems, and Private Equity industries.

  • What has Lon Chow invested in recently?

    Lon Chow's latest investment was on 24-Feb-2022 in New Era ADR, a company within the Legal Services (B2B) industry.

Data Transparency

  • Meet our data hygiene team

    Discover how our experts ensure you’re getting the most accurate financial data in the industry.

    Read blog »
  • How PitchBook sources data

    Our data operations team has logged over 3.5 million hours researching, organizing, and integrating the information you need most.

    Discover our process »