David Hauser Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 46

  • Portfolio
  • 28

  • Exits
  • 16


David Hauser General Information


Mr. David Hauser is a Co-Founder and serves as Advisor at Smilebar. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as Advisor at Delegated. He previously co-owned the company. He is a Co-Founder & serves as an Advisor at Clearworks. He is also a Co-Owner and serves as President at ABC Underwear. He serves as an Advisor at Apptopia. He serves as Managing Partner at Voyax Capital. He is a Co-Founder of Glowing. He co-founded SuperFat. He is an Angel Investor. He is a Co-Founder of Vanilla. He serves as an Advisor at Boost. He serves as a Board Member at G2 Teh Group. He is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, and public speaker. He co-founded Return Path, an email performance management company, as well as Grasshopper, which was successfully bootstrapped to $30M in revenue before being acquired by Citrix in 2015. While at Grasshopper, He also co-founded Chargify and secured an investment from Mark Cuban, which allowed Chargify to form as a separate company and quickly grow to profitability. Chargify was acquired in 2016 by Scaleworks, a SaaS holding company. A passionate technologist, he is one of the youngest co-founders to have led a company to the Inc. 500 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. He was also co-founder of Return Path, an e-mail performance management company, and founder of WebAds360, an ad-serving technology provider for small and mid-sized businesses. He has been featured on CNN, named one of Boston Business Journal's "40 Under 40," and has been featured in the Boston Globe, Wall Street Journal, and many other publications. He is the founder of multiple companies including Grasshopper, Chargify, and SuperFat. He advises on the operational direction of Smilebar. He attended Poly Prep Country Day School from 1996 to 2000, where they earned their high school diploma. He then went on to Babson College from 2000 to 2004, where they earned a Bachelor of Science in Entrepreneurial Studies.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • United States

David Hauser Investments (46)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Splash Ventures (Services (B2C Non-Financial) 06-Apr-2024 Seed Round 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Startup 00000 000000
Grubbly Farms 10-Oct-2023 00000 00000 00.000 Other Consumer Non-Durables Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Phat Fudge 01-Dec-2022 00000 (00000 Food Products Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Felix Gray 26-Aug-2022 00000 00000 Accessories Generating Revenue 00000 000000
ConvertKit 01-Jan-2022 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Pipe 13-Dec-2021 000000000 00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Eight Sleep 30-Aug-2021 00000 00000 0000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Whereby 08-Jul-2021 00000 00000 00000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Acquire.com 06-Jul-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Surely 23-Mar-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Beverages Generating Revenue 00000 000000

David Hauser Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Groove (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Oct-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Studypool 01-Mar-2023 000000000 00000000
Surveynuts 01-Jan-2023 000000000 00000000
CartHook 01-Apr-2022 000000000000000000
PerkHub 22-Aug-2021 000 00 00000000
Journy 01-May-2021 000000000000000000
The Hustle 08-Feb-2021 000000000000000000 0000
Circle Medical 13-Nov-2020 000000000000000000 000.00
Unbounce 17-Jun-2020 Buyout/LBO 000.00
Conversio 09-Oct-2019 Merger/Acquisition

David Hauser Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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David Hauser Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Hauser Angel Investor 00 Las Vegas, NV

David Hauser Co-Investors (127)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Evolution VC Partners 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Long Journey Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Khosla Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Valor Equity Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

David Hauser FAQs

  • Who is David Hauser?

    David Hauser is an angel Investor who has made 46 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Hauser?

    David Hauser is an angel investor.

  • What does David Hauser do?

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

  • What has David Hauser invested in?

    David Hauser has made numerous investments in companies like Splash Ventures (Services (B2C Non-Financial), Grubbly Farms, and Phat Fudge within the Services (B2C Non-Financial), Consumer Non-Durables, and Food Products industries.

  • What has David Hauser invested in recently?

    David Hauser's latest investment was on 06-Apr-2024 in Splash Ventures (Services (B2C Non-Financial), a company within the Services (B2C Non-Financial) industry.

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