Pete Cashmore Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 6

Exits

Pete Cashmore General Information

Description

Mr. Pete Cashmore is an Angel Investor. Mr. Cashmore Founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Mashable. Pete founded Mashable in 2005 in Aberdeenshire, Scotland when he was 19. His passion for sharing how web tools and social networks were transforming human interactions and reshaping cultures drove him to create Mashable. Always an entrepreneur, Pete has continued to push Mashable to evolve from a tech blog to a global media company built around technology. He leads Mashable's strategy and his innate sense of the web and its community, are core to the company's operations and future growth. He has been described as the "Sage of Media" and considered one of the most influential voices of his generation-- on and offline. Pete was named one of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in 2012. He was featured on Forbes 30 under 30 list, named one of Ad Age's 2011 influencers, and was named a Young Global Leader by The World Economic Forum.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

Pete Cashmore Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
FLOWN 05-Nov-2020 Seed Round 00.000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Shots Podcast Network 31-Mar-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Yo 18-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Out of Business 0000 00000000
Yo App 18-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
The Last Guide Company 11-Apr-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 0000 00000000
Secret 14-Mar-2014 00000 00000 0000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000 00000000
Mindie 16-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Entertainment Software Out of Business 0000 00000000
Frontback 29-Oct-2013 Early Stage VC 000 Application Software Out of Business 0000 00000000

Pete Cashmore Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Frontback 01-Jun-2019 Out of Business
The Last Guide Company 01-Jan-2018 0000000000: 000000
Yo App 01-Apr-2016 000 00 00000000
Yo 01-Jan-2016 000 00 00000000
Mindie 01-Dec-2015 Out of Business
Secret 30-Apr-2015 Bankruptcy: Liquidation

Pete Cashmore Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Pete Cashmore Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Pete Cashmore Angel Investor 0 New York, NY

Pete Cashmore Co-Investors (16)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Chris Evans 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Edward Gillespie 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
John Taysom 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Laurel Bowden 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Taavet Hinrikus 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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