Jonathan Miller Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 25

  • Portfolio
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 18


Jonathan Miller General Information


Mr. Jonathan Miller serves as Senior Advisor at Advancit Capital. He serves as a Board Member at Akamai Technologies. He serves as Board Member at Mercurius Media Capital. He served as Board Member at Infillion. He serves as Chairman at 4D Factory. He served as Board Member at AMC Networks. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Artists Writers & Artisans. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Aktivate. He serves as Chairman of Indigenous Media. He served as a Senior International Advisor at Greater Pacific Capital. He was the Chief Digital Officer and Chairman and CEO, of the Digital Media Group for News Corporation, a role in which he drove the Company's overall digital strategy in conjunction with various operational heads, while also directly overseeing all of News Corp.'s standalone digital businesses. He served as Board Member at Jana Mobile. He also acted as News Corp's principal executive for Hulu. Previously, he was Chairman and CEO of AOL, where he led the company to a record annual profit growth of 21 percent, and increased online advertising growth -- the centerpiece of its new business model -- by 46 percent in 2006. He also led AOL's investment in Kayak which was sold to Priceline. Earlier in his career, he was CEO and President of USA Information and Services -- now IACI and Expedia -- and also served as Managing Director of Nickelodeon International, a unit of Viacom's MTV Networks. From 1987 to 1993, he was Vice President, Programming, and Co-General Manager of NBA Entertainment, where he was responsible for league-wide brand management and programming. He has also been an active investor for many years. He was a founding partner of Velocity Interactive Group, an investment firm focusing on digital media and the consumer Internet space. He is a co-founder of Fuel Media Commerce, which focused on early-stage investments. He is on the Board of Trip Advisor (Audit), Shutterstock (Nominating and Governance), Open X (Chair), and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. In addition, he serves as a non-profit Director/Trustee for the American Film Institute, BBC Global News, International Emmy Association, Independent Film Project, and Paley Center for Media. He has been awarded the Inaugural Pioneer Prize, by the Producers Guild of America, 2005 the Inaugural Vanguard Award, by the International Emmy Association, 2006 the Digital Power Player of the Year, by Hollywood Reporter, 2009 and the Monaco Media Festival, Interactive Pioneer Award, 2010. He serves as a Board of Directors & Member of the Audit and Corporate Governance Committee at j2 Global. He served as Board Member at Thirty Labs. He holds a B.A. with honors from Harvard College.

Business Details

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

Jonathan Miller Investments (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Heal.Me 16-Jul-2021 Later Stage VC 00000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
LifePosts 22-Jun-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Other Media Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
Knotch 25-May-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
Greatist 20-Jan-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Publishing Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
MovieLaLa 12-Jan-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
Fresco News 23-Sep-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 00000000 000000
Fuisz Media 30-Jul-2015 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 00000000 000000
Greatist 03-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Publishing Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
Vrideo 25-Mar-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Movies, Music and Entertainment Out of Business 00000000 000000
Thirty Labs 30-Apr-2014 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business 00000000 000000

Jonathan Miller Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
DanceOn 01-Sep-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private
FatTail 01-Aug-2021 000000000 00000000
Jana Mobile 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
Greatist 15-Feb-2019 0000000000
Fresco News 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000
MovieLaLa 25-Jan-2018 000000000000000000
Thirty Labs 17-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
Fuisz Media 01-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000
TeamData 17-Aug-2017 Merger/Acquisition
Vrideo 21-Nov-2016 Out of Business

Jonathan Miller 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.

Jonathan Miller Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jonathan Miller Angel Investor 00 0 00 New York, NY

Jonathan Miller Co-Investors (16)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Calm Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
David Newman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
LAUNCH Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Marc Cyr 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stephen Walsh 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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 »