Tucker Max Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 10

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 9


Tucker Max General Information


Mr. Tucker Max is a Co-Founder of Scribe Media. Mr. Max is an Angel investor. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at Book in a Box. Prior to this role, he co-founded Story Ark and also served as its Partner. Tucker Max received his BA from the University of Chicago in 1998, and his JD from Duke Law School in 2001. He even attended Duke Law School on an academic scholarship, where he neglected to buy any of his textbooks for his final two years and spent part of one semester while still enrolled in classes living in Cancun. His first book, I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell, is a #1 New York Times Best Seller, spent five years on the list, and has over 2 million copies in print. His second book, Assholes Finish First, and his third book, Hilarity Ensues, are also NY Times Best Sellers. He co-wrote and produced the movie based on his life/book, also titled I Hope They Serve Beer In Hell. He has also been credited with being the originator and leader of a new literary genre, fratire, is only the third writer (after Malcolm Gladwell and Michael Lewis) to ever have three books on the NY Times Nonfiction Best Seller List at one time, and was nominated to the Time Magazine 100 Most Influential List in 2009.

Business Details

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

Tucker Max Investments (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Hustle 14-Mar-2017 Equity Crowdfunding 00.000 Publishing Profitable 000000 000 00
HigherMe 19-Oct-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Profitable 000000 000 00
PrideBites 11-Apr-2016 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Wefunder 01-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Growth Geeks 01-Oct-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Bona Dea Baking Company 15-Aug-2014 00000 (00000 Internet Retail Out of Business 000000 000 00
Freight Farms 10-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Medicast 08-Nov-2013 00000000000 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Partender 29-Oct-2013 Seed Round Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000 00
Medigram 28-Mar-2012 Seed Round Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 000 00

Tucker Max Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
PrideBites 01-Oct-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Medigram 01-Aug-2023 000000000 00000000
HigherMe 10-Jun-2021 0000000000
The Hustle 08-Feb-2021 000000000000000000 0000
Growth Geeks 01-Jan-2019 000000000000000000
Bona Dea Baking Company 01-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
Medicast 21-Jul-2016 Merger/Acquisition
Partender 10-Nov-2015 Secondary Transaction - Private

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Tucker Max Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Tucker Max JD Angel Investor 00 Austin, TX

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