Josh Elman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 15

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 10

Exits

Josh Elman General Information

Description

Mr. Josh Elman serves as Advisor at Capture Technologies. Mr. Elman served as Venture Partner at Greylock Partners. He serves as Advisor at PlayVS and Northstar. He serves as Advisor at Hub Token. He served as Board Member at Medium, Discord, Mammoth Media, and Obvious Ventures and Operator. He joined Greylock in 2011. Over the past 15 years, he has worked in product and engineering roles at some of the leading companies in social, commerce, and media. He is a Board Member of Houseparty. Prior to Greylock, He was a product lead for growth and relevance at Twitter and helped Twitter grow its active user base by nearly 10x. Before Twitter, he worked on the platform at Facebook and led the launch of Facebook Connect. Earlier in his career, he led product management for Zazzle, was part of the early team at LinkedIn focused on growth and jobs, and led product and engineering for RealJukebox and RealPlayer at RealNetworks. He holds a BS in Symbolic Systems with a focus on Human-Computer Interaction from Stanford University. He also serves on the Board of Jelly. He also serves on the Board of Meerkat. He also served as the Vice President, Product at Robinhood. He also serves as an Advisor at Capture Technologies. He earned an MBA degree from UC Berkley.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Josh Elman Investments (15)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Driveway 05-Jul-2022 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Nova (Social/Platform Software) 28-Oct-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Discord 17-Dec-2020 00000 00000 00000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Reface 08-Dec-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Northstar 17-Nov-2020 00000 00000 00.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Jam (Internet Software) 20-Oct-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Internet Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
TruStory 26-Apr-2018 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000 00000
Trimian 24-Oct-2017 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Mindstudio 01-Nov-2016 Seed Round 000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Flogg (online marketplace) 14-Apr-2016 Seed Round 000 Application Software Out of Business 0000 00000

Josh Elman Exits (10)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Driveway 29-May-2024 Merger/Acquisition
Nova (Social/Platform Software) 03-Feb-2023 000000000000000000
Treehouse (Educational Software) 31-Dec-2021 000000000000000000
TruStory 01-Jan-2020 000 00 00000000
Trimian 01-Dec-2019 000000000000000000
Flogg (online marketplace) 01-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
TBH (Social/Platform Software) 17-Oct-2017 000000000000000000 00000
FounderDating 28-Jul-2016 000000000000000000
Hipset 01-Oct-2015 Out of Business
BranchOut 26-Nov-2014 Merger/Acquisition 00.00

Josh Elman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Josh Elman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Josh Elman Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Josh Elman Co-Investors (63)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Harry Stebbings 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bessemer Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Foundation Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Index Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Union Square Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Josh Elman FAQs

  • Who is Josh Elman?

    Josh Elman is an angel Investor who has made 15 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Josh Elman?

    Josh Elman is an angel investor.

  • What does Josh Elman do?

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

  • What has Josh Elman invested in?

    Josh Elman has made numerous investments in companies like Driveway, Nova (Social/Platform Software), and Discord within the Business/Productivity Software, Social/Platform Software, and Communication Software industries.

  • What has Josh Elman invested in recently?

    Josh Elman's latest investment was on 05-Jul-2022 in Driveway, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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