Ryan Polley Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


Ryan Polley General Information


On March 3, 2020, Marchex, Inc. announced that Ryan Polley joined Marchex as its Chief Product and Strategy Officer effective March 2, 2020. Mr. Polley, age 48, is the former Chief Product Officer for Kargo Global, Inc. a position he held since 2017. Prior to Kargo, Polley was the Senior V.P. of Product Management & Strategy at the Rubicon Project. Polley has a deep background in developing and implementing product strategies at emerging technology companies. Prior to joining Marchex, he was most recently Chief Product Officer at Kargo, a mobile technology and advertising company. He previously served as Senior Vice President of Product Management and Strategy at Rubicon Project, where he also held multiple roles through the company's initial public offering. Polley has a history of leadership in product, strategy and partnership roles with innovative companies that provide data analytics and advertising products into the enterprise customer channel. On August 13, 2021, the Board of Directors of Marchex, Inc. appointed Ryan Polley to the position of Chief Operating Officer of Marchex. On February 6, 2023, the Company also announced that effective February 3, 2023, Ryan Polley had been appointed President of the Company. Mr. Polley will also continue to serve as the Company's Chief Operating Officer. On August 31, 2023, Ryan Polley resigned as the Company's President and Chief Operating Officer to pursue other career opportunities. Mr. Polley's last day of employment with the Company shall be September 30, 2023.

Business Details

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

Ryan Polley Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CleanChoice Energy 15-Nov-2012 Early Stage VC 00.000 Electric Utilities Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Careers.org 29-Jun-2012 00000 (00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
SPARQ 01-Jan-2010 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000

Ryan Polley Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
CleanChoice Energy 01-May-2023 Buyout/LBO
Careers.org 01-Jan-2023 000000000 00000000
SPARQ 21-Jan-2014 000000000000000000

Ryan Polley Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Ryan Polley Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ryan Polley Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA

Ryan Polley FAQs

  • Who is Ryan Polley?

    Ryan Polley is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Ryan Polley?

    Ryan Polley is an angel investor.

  • What does Ryan Polley do?

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

  • What has Ryan Polley invested in?

    Ryan Polley has made numerous investments in companies like CleanChoice Energy, Careers.org, and SPARQ within the Electric Utilities, Information Services (B2C), and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Ryan Polley invested in recently?

    Ryan Polley's latest investment was on 15-Nov-2012 in CleanChoice Energy, a company within the Electric Utilities industry.

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