John Battelle Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 25
  • Portfolio
  • 9
  • Exits
  • 16
Exits

John Battelle General Information

Description

Mr. John Battelle is the Founder and also serves as the Executive Chairman at Souvrn. He is also a Co-Founder of NewCo and serves as its Board Member. He is an entrepreneur, journalist, professor and author who has founded or co-founded a few too many online, event, media and technology businesses. He is the co-founder/CEO of Recount Media, a political media platform currently in development and serves as a Senior Research Scholar and Adjunct Professor at Columbia University/SIPA. Battelle also runs NewCo, an "inside out" conference model and media platform. He also serves as Chair of sovrn Holdings, a publisher-first programmatic advertising and data platform that proudly serves 100,000+ sites. He holds a bachelor's degree in anthropology and a master's degree in journalism from the University of California, Berkeley.

Contact Information

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

John Battelle Investments (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Hustle 14-Mar-2017 Equity Crowdfunding 00.000 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
000-00 00000000 00 27-Jul-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
00000 0000000 24-Feb-2015 0000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
00000000000 24-Feb-2015 00000 00000 0000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
0000000 0000000000 09-Dec-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
00000 0000 20-Nov-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000000
0000000 27-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Startup 0000 00000000
00000 (0000000000) 22-Dec-2013 00000 (00000 Other Media Startup 0000 00000000
Opal (Multimedia and Design Software) 25-Nov-2013 Seed Round 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
GetWell Loop 22-Nov-2013 Early Stage VC 000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
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John Battelle Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Privateer Holdings 12-Dec-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
00000 04-Oct-2019 000000000000000000
000-00 00000000 00 27-Nov-2018 000000000000000000
0000000 0000 08-Nov-2018 0000000000
0000000 21-Jun-2018 000000000000000000
00000 18-Jun-2018 0000000000
00000000 27-Apr-2018 000 00000
0000000000 11-Dec-2017 000000000000000000
Earnest Operations 03-Nov-2017 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Metamarkets 03-Nov-2017 Merger/Acquisition
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John Battelle Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Battelle Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA
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John Battelle Co-Investors (3)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Emerson Collective 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kevin Colleran 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Slow Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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