Jonathan Miller Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 24
  • Portfolio
  • 7
  • Exits
  • 16

Jonathan Miller General Information


Mr. Jonathan Miller served as Board Member at AMC Networks. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Aktivate. He serves as Chairman at Indigenous Media. Mr. Miller serves as Senior Advisor at Advancit Capital. He was the Chief Digital Officer and Chairman and CEO, 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, Jon was Chairman and CEO of AOL, where he led the company to a record annual profit growth of 21 per cent, and increased online advertising growth -- the centrepiece of its new business model -- by 46 per cent in 2006. He also led AOL's investment in Kayak which was sold to Priceline. Earlier in his career, Jon 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 1987-1993, he was Vice President, Programming and Co-General Manager of NBA Entertainment, where he was responsible for league-wide brand management and programming. Jon has also been an active investor for many years. Jon 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. Jon 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. Jon has been awarded the Inaugural Pioneer Prize, Producers Guild of America, 2005 the Inaugural Vanguard Award, International Emmy Association, 2006 the Digital Power Player of the Year, Hollywood Reporter, 2009 and the Monaco Media Festival, Interactive Pioneer Award, 2010. Jon holds a B.A. with honours from Harvard College. He serves as a Board of Director & Member of the Audit and Corporate Governance Committee at j2 Global. He served as Board Member at Thirty Labs.

Contact Information

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

Jonathan Miller Investments (24)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
LifePosts 22-Jun-2016 Seed Round 00.00 Other Media Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
000000 25-May-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
00000000 20-Jan-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
000000000 12-Jan-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
000000 0000 23-Sep-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 00000000 000000
00000 00000 30-Jul-2015 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 00000000 000000
00000000 03-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 000000
000000 25-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Movies, Music and Entertainment Out of Business 00000000 000000
Thirty Labs 30-Apr-2014 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Other Business Products and Services Out of Business 00000000 000000
GoPop 14-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00000 Application Software Product Development 00000000 000000
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Jonathan Miller Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Jana Mobile 01-Jun-2019 Out of Business
00000000 15-Feb-2019 0000000000
000000 0000 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000
000000000 25-Jan-2018 000000000000000000
000000 0000 17-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
00000000 17-Aug-2017 000000000000000000
000000 21-Nov-2016 000 00 00000000
00000 19-Feb-2015 000000000000000000
WeShop 01-Jan-2013 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
Clickable 14-Jun-2012 Merger/Acquisition 0000
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Jonathan Miller Team (1)

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