Ryan Seacrest Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Ryan Seacrest General Information

Description

Mr. Ryan Seacrest is the Founder of Ryan Seacrest Productions. He is also the Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Ryan Seacrest Media. He is also the Founder and serves as Chairman at Seacrest Global Group. He served as Honorary Chairman at Grammy Foundation. He holds preeminent positions in nationally syndicated radio and local radio, as well as broadcast and cable television. He is celebrated internationally as host of the top-rated primetime talent showcase "American Idol" on Fox, which he has been nominated for an EMMY many times. He is host and executive producer of ABC's annual New Year's Eve program, "Dick Clark's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest." He also has an agreement with NBCUniversal that includes on-air broadcasting and producing duties across the NBC and E! networks. Seacrest launched Ryan Seacrest Productions (RSP) in 2006, which has since become an Emmy-winning entertainment production powerhouse creating unscripted, scripted and digital programming. RSP produces the E! hit cable series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" and spin-offs "Kourtney and Khloe Take the Hamptons," "Dash Dolls, as well as Bravo's "Shahs of Sunset," CMT's "I Love Kellie Pickler," and ABC Family's "Becoming Us." Additionally, RSP is producing "Shades of Blue," a NBC drama series starring Jennifer Lopez. As an entrepreneur, Seacrest has investments in media and entertainment companies including Civic Entertainment Group, a marketing services company, Pinterest, FlightCar, attn:, a news media company targeted at millennials, and Mobile System Security (MSS) through Seacrest Global Group. He has also made independent investments in TYPO, a digital device accessory company, DigiTour Media, an emerging media and entertainment company that creates and produces IRL ("in real life") YouTube experiences in the form of concerts, as well as the cable network, AXS TV. In the fall of 2014, he launched a new men's tailored clothing collection, Ryan Seacrest Distinction, at Macy's. His philanthropic efforts are focused on youth-oriented initiatives, including serving as Chairman of The Ryan Seacrest Foundation and Honorary Chair of the Grammy Foundation. The Ryan Seacrest Foundation has opened eight broadcast media centers - Seacrest Studios - in pediatric hospitals in cities across the country. He is also on the board of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

Business Details

Year Founded
1974
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 5750 Wilshire Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA 90036
  • United States

Ryan Seacrest Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Path (Metal Containers & Packaging) 29-Sep-2022 Later Stage VC 0000 Metal Containers and Packaging Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
CLMBR 01-Jun-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Recreational Goods Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
CLMBR 22-Dec-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Recreational Goods Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Headspace 18-Mar-2016 00000 00000 0000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Attn: 02-Dec-2014 Angel (individual) 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Path (Metal Containers & Packaging) Angel (individual) 0000 Metal Containers and Packaging Generating Revenue 0000 00000000

Ryan Seacrest Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
CLMBR 02-Feb-2024 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
Attn: 17-May-2022 0000000000 00000
Headspace 15-Oct-2021 000000 00 000000

Ryan Seacrest Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Ryan Seacrest Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ryan Seacrest Angel Investor 0 0 Los Angeles, CA

Ryan Seacrest Co-Investors (24)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Altos Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
BlueWaters Investment Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Hammerstone Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Miroma Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Raptor Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Ryan Seacrest FAQs

  • Who is Ryan Seacrest?

    Ryan Seacrest is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Ryan Seacrest?

    Ryan Seacrest is an angel investor.

  • What does Ryan Seacrest do?

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

  • What has Ryan Seacrest invested in?

    Ryan Seacrest has made numerous investments in companies like Path (Metal Containers & Packaging), CLMBR, and Headspace within the Metal Containers and Packaging, Recreational Goods, and Educational and Training Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Ryan Seacrest invested in recently?

    Ryan Seacrest's latest investment was on 29-Sep-2022 in Path (Metal Containers & Packaging), a company within the Metal Containers and Packaging industry.

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