Michael Chasen Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 5


Michael Chasen General Information


Mr. Michael Chasen is a Co-Founder of SocialRadar. He served as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at PrecisionHawk. He is a Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Class. Before PrecisionHawk, he was the co-founder and CEO of Blackboard (NASDAQ: BBBB), a leader in the global eLearning space. He grew Blackboard to serve over 30,000 institutions worldwide, and had 3,000 employees and 20 offices around the world. Michael took Blackboard public in 2004 and ran it as a public company for 7 years before selling it to Providence Equity Partners for $1.7B. Michael then started SocialRadar, a company specializing in improving location accuracy on SmartPhones, which he sold to Verizon in 2016. He has his undergraduate degree in Computer Science and got his MBA from Georgetown.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Washington, DC
  • United States
+1 (202) 000-0000

Michael Chasen Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
nvite 18-Aug-2014 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Speek 27-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
PopExpert 21-May-2013 0000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Speek 22-Mar-2013 0000 00000 00.000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Parchment 13-Feb-2012 Later Stage VC 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
EVERFI 02-Sep-2010 Early Stage VC 000.00 Educational Software Profitable 0000000 000000

Michael Chasen Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
EVERFI 31-Dec-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Parchment 11-Feb-2020 0000000000
nvite 31-Mar-2017 000000000000000000
PopExpert 12-Apr-2016 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
Speek 29-Jun-2015 Merger/Acquisition

Michael Chasen Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Michael Chasen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Chasen Angel Investor 00 0 Washington, DC

Michael Chasen FAQs

  • Who is Michael Chasen?

    Michael Chasen is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Michael Chasen?

    Michael Chasen is an angel investor.

  • What does Michael Chasen do?

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

  • What has Michael Chasen invested in?

    Michael Chasen has made numerous investments in companies like nvite, Speek, and PopExpert within the Business/Productivity Software, Communication Software, and Social/Platform Software industries.

  • What has Michael Chasen invested in recently?

    Michael Chasen's latest investment was on 18-Aug-2014 in nvite, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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