Sam Shank Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 28
  • Portfolio
  • 13
  • Exits
  • 13
Exits

Sam Shank General Information

Description

Mr. Sam Shank is a Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer at HotelTonight. He previously co-founded and served as the Chief Executive Officer at DealBase.com and TravelPost.com. SideStep acquired TravelPost.com and Sam stayed on as Vice President of business development until its fortunate acquisition by Kayak. Sam also worked in comparison shopping at Excite, CNET and NexTag. He has an MBA degree in Entrepreneurship & Finance from Northwestern University (Kellogg) in 2004.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Sam Shank Investments (28)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Foraged 01-Sep-2021 Angel (individual) 00000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 000 00000
00000 01-Oct-2020 00000 00000 0000 Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue 000 00000
0000000 (000000000 08-Aug-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Commercial/Professional Insurance Generating Revenue 000 00000
00000 08-Jul-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue 000 00000
0000000000 20-Jan-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000 00000
00000 00000 01-Nov-2015 0000 00000 000 Food Products Generating Revenue 000 00000
00000000 13-May-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 000 00000
000000 (0000000000 24-Apr-2015 0000 00000 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000 00000
Hipcamp 30-Sep-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000 00000
Tapstack 27-Aug-2014 Early Stage VC 000 Application Software Out of Business 000 00000
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Sam Shank Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Edison (Communication Software) 01-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition
00000000 01-Feb-2021 000000000 00000000
00000000 25-Nov-2020 000000000000000000
00000000 15-Nov-2019 000 00 00000000
000000000 0000 14-May-2019 000000000000000000 00000
000000 (0000000000 19-Mar-2019 000000000000000000
0000 00 15-Nov-2016 000000000000000000
00000 21-Oct-2016 000000000000000000 00.000
Vamo Labs 11-Sep-2015 Merger/Acquisition
Hot5 04-May-2015 Merger/Acquisition
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Sam Shank Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sam Shank Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA
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Sam Shank Co-Investors (11)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Axel Springer Digital Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Coparion 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Revo Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Russmedia 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
aws Gründerfonds 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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