Sean Black Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 7
  • Portfolio
  • 4
  • Exits
  • 2

Sean Black General Information


Mr. Sean Black is a Co-Founder of Knock and serves as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member. He was an Advisor of Correlation Ventures and SeatGeek. He also serves as Board of Advisors at Opticlose. He is the Investor and Advisor of Peach. He founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at SalesCrunch. Prior to this, he co-founded and served as VP, Sales at Trulia, where he was part of the founding team that built Trulia into what is now the second largest consumer real estate site in the US. Prior to Trulia, he served as Vice President, Sales at The Corcoran Group, the large real estate firm in New York. In 2000, he founded online auto insurance portal while in business school. In 1999, he sold his first business Europro, a $3.5M nutrition supplement company in Europe. Between 1997 and 1999, he developed new business and investment opportunities for the Franciscans at the Vatican in Rome. He received his MBA with a concentration in Entrepreneurship from Babson College. His business plan for Everymile was one of five out of 20 to be awarded office space in the Babson business hatchery. He received his Bachelors in Business from The Pennsylvania State University.

Contact Information

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

Sean Black Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
NerdWallet 21-Oct-2015 Later Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Profitable 0000 00000
00000000 02-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000000 16-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000000 28-Aug-2014 00000 00000 000.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000 13-Feb-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Clothing Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Smith (Application Software) 03-Feb-2014 Seed Round Application Software Out of Business 0000 00000
Zeel 20-Apr-2012 Seed Round 00.00 Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue 0000 00000
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Sean Black Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Smith (Application Software) 01-Dec-2019 Out of Business
00000000 000000000000000000 0000
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Sean Black Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sean Black Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY
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