David Mawhinney Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


David Mawhinney General Information


Mr. David Mawhinney is the Board Member of EZ-FLO Injection Systems. He serves as Founding Executive Director, Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship at Carnegie Mellon University. He served as Advisor at NetBeez. He also serves as executive director of, the Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship, and the executive director of, the Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship. He serves as the managing director of, the Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund, and director, of i6 Agile Innovation System, a collaboration between InnovationWorks and CMU. Dave is also an associate teaching professor at the Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business. Before joining Carnegie Mellon, he was co-founder, chairman, and CEO of mSpoke, an internet content, and advertising recommendation engine, acquired in 2010 by LinkedIn, the world's leading professional social networking site. In 2006, Morgan Stanley's MSCI/Barra business unit received mSpoke's first business line, a quantitative investment recommendation engine. Before mSpoke, Dave was the general partner of PNC Technology Investors. Earlier in his career, he co-founded three successful startup ventures, including Premier Health Exchange (acquired by Medibuy), Hawk Medical (acquired by McKesson), and Industry.Net (merged with AT&T Business Network to form Nets, Inc.). He is an active board member at MedSage Technologies (now NewCare Solutions LLC), EZ-FLO Injection Systems, and the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association (ex-officio, past president). He is an Advisory board member to InnovationWork's AlphaLab, Pittsburgh Equity Partners, and Carnegie Mellon University's Project Olympus. Dave also served as Executive-in-residence at the Pittsburgh Life Sciences Greenhouse, working with healthcare information technology startups. Dave holds an MBA with Distinction from Carnegie Mellon University and a B.S. in physics, Summa Cum Laude, from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dave was a 2017 recipient of the Tepper School Alumni Award. He served as Board Member at SnapRetail.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • United States

David Mawhinney Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ADX Diagnostic Lab 04-May-2016 Later Stage VC 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
ComVibe 25-Feb-2014 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
Acrinta 12-Jun-2012 00000 (00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 00000 000000000
Beyond Lucid Technologies & Consulting 01-Dec-2011 00000 (00000 00000 Medical Records Systems Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
4moms 18-Dec-2006 Seed Round 00.00 Other Apparel Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
MedSage Technologies 19-May-2004 Seed Round 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Product Development 00000 000000000

David Mawhinney Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ComVibe 15-Jan-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private
Acrinta 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000
MedSage Technologies 06-Jan-2011 000000000000000000

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David Mawhinney Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Mawhinney Angel Investor 00 0 0 Pittsburgh, PA

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