Alan Braverman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 34

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 25

Exits

Alan Braverman General Information

Description

Mr. Alan Braverman is a Co-Founder & serves as Co-Chief Executive Officer at Textline. He founded Sobo. He co-founded and served as Partner at The Giant Pixel. He co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer at Xoom. He also serves on the boards of Geni, Nightingale Security and Eventbrite. He co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer at Xoom. He earned a BS in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is an entrepreneur and computer programmer currently serving as CEO and co-founder of Textline, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) text messaging platform specializing in customer service. Prior to Textline, Mr. Braverman was a co-founder of several internet software companies, including genealogy social network Geni (acquired by MyHeritage) and its spin-off enterprise social network, Yammer (acquired by Microsoft). Earlier, he co-founded Mollyguard Corporation, a payment-themed software studio that spun-off both Xoom (NASDAQ IPO 2013, acquired by PayPal in 2015) and Eventbrite (NYSE IPO 2018). Earlier in his career, Mr. Braverman programmed web software at Silicon Graphics, eGroups, and Yahoo!.

Business Details

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

Alan Braverman Investments (34)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Fathom (Movies, Music and Entertainment) 23-Feb-2022 Early Stage VC 00000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Optivolt 23-Aug-2019 0000 00000 00.000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Cere 20-Aug-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Knotch 25-May-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Mino Games 01-Oct-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Abra 07-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Brokerage Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Publet 29-Mar-2015 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Out of Business 0000 000000000
Heliogen 27-Jan-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 000000000
Buffer 15-Dec-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Radius Intelligence 23-Sep-2014 Later Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000

Alan Braverman Exits (25)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Antenna.One 01-Aug-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Heliogen 30-Dec-2021 0000000 000000 00000
Big Night Restaurant Group 01-Nov-2021 000000000 00000000
Enevo 27-Jul-2020 0000000000: 000000
Ownza 01-Dec-2019 000 00 00000000
Radius Intelligence 03-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
Eventbrite 20-Sep-2018 000 00000
Valet Anywhere 01-Mar-2017 0000000000: 000000
Faraday Bicycles 01-Jan-2017 Merger/Acquisition
Wanderable 01-Sep-2016 Merger/Acquisition

Alan Braverman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Alan Braverman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Alan Braverman Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Alan Braverman Co-Investors (4)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Innova Capital Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
LAUNCH Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Seraph 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Syndicate 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Alan Braverman FAQs

  • Who is Alan Braverman?

    Alan Braverman is an angel Investor who has made 34 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Alan Braverman?

    Alan Braverman is an angel investor.

  • What does Alan Braverman do?

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

  • How many board seats does Alan Braverman hold?

    Alan Braverman holds a board seat in Nightingale Security.

  • What has Alan Braverman invested in?

    Alan Braverman has made numerous investments in companies like Fathom (Movies, Music and Entertainment), Optivolt, and Cere within the Movies, Music and Entertainment, Alternative Energy Equipment, and Financial Services industries.

  • What has Alan Braverman invested in recently?

    Alan Braverman's latest investment was on 23-Feb-2022 in Fathom (Movies, Music and Entertainment), a company within the Movies, Music and Entertainment industry.

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