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Michael Slade

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
6 INVESTMENTS
2 PORTFOLIO
4 EXITS
Description

Mr. Michael Slade is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at Second Avenue Partners. He also serves as Board Member at Professional Bowlers. He has served as a partner at Second Avenue Partners, a provider of management, strategy and capital for early stage companies, since 2000. He also serves on the Board of RealNetworks. From 2005 to 2006, Mr. Slade served as a strategic advisor for RealNetworks. From 2002 to May 2007, Mr. Slade served as a director of aQuantive, Inc., a publicly traded digital marketing service and technology company that was acquired by Microsoft Corporation in May 2007. From 1998 to 2004, Mr. Slade served as a consultant and member of the executive team at Apple Inc. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Slade was chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer of Starwave Corp., a Paul Allen-funded startup that was sold to The Walt Disney Corp. From 1983 to 1992, Mr. Slade held various executive and leadership positions with technology companies including Microsoft Corporation, Central Point Software, NeXT Computer, Inc. and Asymetrix Corp. Mr. Slade holds a B.A. in Economics from Colorado College and an M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business

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

Michael Slade Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Lively (Social and Application Software) 22-Apr-2014 Early Stage VC 00.000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 00000
0000 0000 03-Mar-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Communication Software Startup 0000000 00000
000000 15-Jun-2012 00000 00000 00000 Operating Systems Software Out of Business 0000000 00000
0000000000000 25-Jan-2011 00000 (00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Startup 0000000 00000
TreeRing 27-Jan-2009 Seed Round 000 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
RealSelf 23-Apr-2007 Early Stage VC 00000 Information Services (B2C) Profitable 0000000 00000
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Michael Slade Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Wire Labs 14-Jul-2015 Merger/Acquisition Completed
000000 (000000 000 12-Jun-2014 0000000000: 000000 Completed
Lumier 01-Mar-2014 Out of Business Completed
GeekChicDaily 01-Feb-2012 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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Michael Slade Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
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Michael Slade Angel Investor 00 0 Seattle, WA