David Carlson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 48

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 36

Exits

David Carlson General Information

Description

Mr. David Carlson is the Founder and serves as Managing Director at eonCapital. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer at Shopventory. He established eonBusiness in 1997 to meet the needs of start-ups and early development stage companies for building internet based businesses. He has founded five businesses with three successful exits to date while supporting dozens of other companies. While eonBusiness started as primarily a web development services organization, it transitioned to an incubator and then subsequently a boutique venture capital firm investing in software as a service (SaaS) and mobile opportunities, named eonCapital. He is actively involved as an Advisor to numerous eonCapital portfolio companies. He serves on the board of directors of mobileStorm and eonCapital. HE also serves as a Mentor to the TechStars mentorship driven seed stage investment program. In 2001 he founded and incubated GO TOAST and subsequently started eonMedia in 2002. Both companies were acquired in 2003 by aQuantive which was acquired by Microsoft in 2007. Other personal startups include eonBusiness, AllAboardToys.com (acquired in 2008) and HomePoint. Prior to founding eonBusiness and eonCapital, he was a senior executive at EchoStar (DISH Network) for 12 years, where he was an integral part of the launch of the DISH Network and the initiation of EchoStar's global business expansion. His EchoStar career included a six-year stint in The Netherlands as Managing Director of European, African and Middle Eastern Operations. He earned a B.A. in Communications with a minor in Business Administration at Bethany College and a Masters Degree in International Business Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. He is also an Angel Investor.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Denver, CO
  • United States
+1 (303) 000-0000

David Carlson Investments (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Brandzooka 01-Jan-2021 Later Stage VC 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
CometChat 19-Aug-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
MadKudu 06-Jan-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Cheddar Up 21-Dec-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Parkifi 24-Feb-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
mPulse. 04-Aug-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
MobileStorm 01-Mar-2015 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Shareable Social 19-Dec-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 00000 0000000
Testlio 28-Nov-2014 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Galvanize (Boulder) 21-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000

David Carlson Exits (36)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Shareable Social 01-Feb-2023 Out of Business
ExpenseBot 30-Jan-2023 000 00 00000000
MobileStorm 01-Jan-2023 000000000 00000000
mPulse. 17-Dec-2021 0000000000
Remitly 23-Sep-2021 000 00000
Vanilla. 04-May-2021 0000000000
GoSpotCheck 14-Dec-2020 0000000000
Galvanize (Boulder) 27-Jan-2020 000000000000000000 00000
CrowdTwist 08-Nov-2019 Merger/Acquisition
Tid Bits 01-Jun-2019 Out of Business

David Carlson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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David Carlson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Carlson Angel Investor 00 0 Denver, CO

David Carlson Co-Investors (20)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alven Capital Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Benhamou Global Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Crawley Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Partech 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Silicon Badia 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

David Carlson FAQs

  • Who is David Carlson?

    David Carlson is an angel Investor who has made 48 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Carlson?

    David Carlson is an angel investor.

  • What does David Carlson do?

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

  • What has David Carlson invested in?

    David Carlson has made numerous investments in companies like Brandzooka, CometChat, and MadKudu within the Media and Information Services (B2B), Communication Software, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has David Carlson invested in recently?

    David Carlson's latest investment was on 01-Jan-2021 in Brandzooka, a company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

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