Michael Rubin Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 21

  • Portfolio
  • 14

  • Exits
  • 5

Exits

Michael Rubin General Information

Description

Mr. Michael Rubin served as Chief Executive Officer at Fanatics. He is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Kynetic. He is a Co-Founder & serves as Board Member at Candy. He is a Co-Founder and serves as the Chairman at ShopRunner. He is a Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Radial. Kynetic is the newest chapter in his storied career as one of the country's most successful and respected entrepreneurs. The company launched on the heels of eBay's $2.4 billion acquisition of GSI Commerce, Inc. Over a 12-year period, he and his team built GSI into a global network of e-commerce, multi-channel and digital marketing businesses servicing 150 of the top 500 Internet retailers. Fueled by a true passion for building consumer internet businesses, he formed Kynetic which consists of three previously owned GSI companies: Fanatics, a leading online retailer of licensed sports merchandise; Rue La La, a leading online private sale destination in the U.S.; and ShopRunner, an innovative members-only service that aggregates shopping benefits from the top retailers and brands.He began building businesses at age 12 when he opened a ski-tuning company in his parents' basement. His success as an entrepreneur was showcased in the inaugural season of CBS' hit show "Undercover Boss," as well as highlighted in numerous media outlets, including The Wall Street Journal, CNBC, CNN, The New York Times, BusinessWeek, and People. He is also an Angel Investor.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Bryn Mawr, PA
  • United States

Michael Rubin Investments (21)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Bezel 10-Jan-2023 Seed Round 000 Accessories Generating Revenue
0000000.000 09-Jan-2023 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
0'000000 000000 06-Sep-2022 0000 00000 000 Personal Products Startup 0000000 00000
000000000 10-Feb-2022 0000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
000000 0000000 08-Dec-2021 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
00000000 00000000 19-Nov-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
00000 0000 10-Nov-2021 00000 00000 000 Food Products Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
00000000 (00000000 28-Oct-2021 0000 00000 0000 Financial Software Startup 0000000 00000
STORD 26-Aug-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Rowdy Energy 06-May-2021 Early Stage VC 0000 Beverages Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
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Michael Rubin Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Sidecar (Philadelphia) 30-Nov-2021 Buyout/LBO
0000000 24-Aug-2021 0000000000
000000 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000
SnipSnap App 17-Feb-2015 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Sidecar Communications 01-Jun-2013 Out of Business
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Michael Rubin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Rubin Angel Investor 00 0 Bryn Mawr, PA
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Michael Rubin Co-Investors (213)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
The Kraft Family Foundation 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
BoxGroup 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Courtside Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
David Adelman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Franklin Templeton 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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