Biz Stone Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 64

  • Portfolio
  • 31

  • Exits
  • 26

Exits

Biz Stone General Information

Description

Mr. Biz Stone serves as Co-Founder & Board Member at AI Foundation. He was the Co-Founder of X Corp. He serves as a Board Member at Chroma. He Co-Founded Future Positive. He also serves as an Advisor at Pinterest. He is a Co-Founder of Medium, and Jelly. A progenitor of social media, and an early Google employee, he has been developing large-scale systems that serve the global conversation for twenty years. As an investor, he has backed Square, Pinterest, Slack when it was called Speck, Nest, Intercom, and Beyond Meat (where he remains on the board as Chair of the Nominating and Governance Committee), among others. In 2016, Stone's Jelly, a "human in the loop" AI search service, was acquired by Pinterest. After the sale, Twitter requested him to return full-time to lead the company's strategic vision, brand, and internal culture objectives alongside co-founder Jack Dorsey. He has been recognized as INC Magazine Entrepreneur of the Decade and one of TIME's 100 Most Influential People in the World. He is also an author, filmmaker, and Fellow at both Oxford University and Berkeley.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Biz Stone Investments (64)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Karat Financial 19-Jul-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000 00000
Config 06-Jun-2023 00000 (00000 000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 000 00000
Runic 01-May-2023 00000 (00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 00000
Plantd 27-Dec-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Building Products Generating Revenue
Oxwash 30-Aug-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 000 00000
Pomelo 14-Jul-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 00000
Bridgefy 11-May-2022 0000 00000 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000 00000
Chroma (Multimedia and Design Software) 06-May-2022 0000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Startup 000 00000
Noh 08-Mar-2022 Seed Round 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 00000
Tagg 17-Dec-2021 Seed Round 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 000 00000

Biz Stone Exits (26)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Gifs.com 20-Mar-2024 Out of Business
Transparent Financial Systems 31-Oct-2023 000 00 00000000
Magic Leap 26-Dec-2022 0000000000 00000
Factmata 17-Nov-2022 0000000000
Gyana 21-Jul-2022 000 00 00000000
Airlift (Logistics) 12-Jul-2022 0000000000: 000000
Ok Play 02-Jun-2022 000000000000000000
Roomkey 22-Mar-2022 000 00 00000000
Visit (Clinics/Outpatient Services) 15-Jan-2022 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
Mode Global 05-Oct-2020 IPO 00.00

Biz Stone Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Biz Stone Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Biz Stone Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Biz Stone Co-Investors (330)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Future Positive 4 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
20VC 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
A.Capital Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Scott Belsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Shrug Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Biz Stone FAQs

  • Who is Biz Stone?

    Biz Stone is an angel Investor who has made 64 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Biz Stone?

    Biz Stone is an angel investor.

  • What does Biz Stone do?

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

  • How many board seats does Biz Stone hold?

    Biz Stone holds a board seat in Chroma (Multimedia and Design Software).

  • What has Biz Stone invested in?

    Biz Stone has made numerous investments in companies like Karat Financial, Config, and Runic within the Financial Services, Electronic Equipment and Instruments, and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Biz Stone invested in recently?

    Biz Stone's latest investment was on 19-Jul-2023 in Karat Financial, a company within the Financial Services industry.

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