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Alex Welch


Mr. Alex Welch Founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Photobucket. He also serves as Board Member at Kanvas Labs. As CEO, he is responsible for developing the overall vision, strategy and product roadmap for the company. In 2003, Alex and his Co-Founder Darren Crystal observed that e-commerce and social networking users were in need of an easy-to-use centralized "hub" to store and publish images. Alex and Darren have spent three years building, tuning, and enhancing the application and core infrastructure of Photobucket. Prior to founding Photobucket, Alex was a software engineer at Level 3 Communications where he was responsible for developing advanced networking software and services. Alex received his BS degree from Colorado State University, with an emphasis in Computer Information Systems.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Alex Welch Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Influential 26-Jul-2016 Early Stage VC 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000 000000 06-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000000000 12-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000 00000 01-Sep-2012 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Startup 0000 00000
000000 00000 16-Mar-2012 00000 (00000 000 Application Software Startup 0000 00000
000000 0000 21-Dec-2011 0000 00000 000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
SweetLabs 12-Nov-2008 Early Stage VC 00.00 Application Software Profitable 0000 00000
DanceJam 01-May-2007 Early Stage VC 000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Product In Beta Test 0000 00000
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Alex Welch Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Kanvas Labs 31-Aug-2015 Merger/Acquisition Completed
00000 00000 12-Mar-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
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Alex Welch Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Alex Welch Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA