Howard Love Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 30

  • Portfolio
  • 9

  • Exits
  • 23


Howard Love General Information


Mr. Howard Love is a Founder and serves as Chairman at LoveToKnow Media. He founded LoveToKnow Media in 2003 with the mission to make the world smarter. He is a Co-Founder of FlexJobs, where he previously served as Chairman. He currently serves as Chairman at Gigaom. He has spent over thirty-five years as a successful entrepreneur and has founded or co-founded over 15 companies, including LoveToKnow Media, Inmark Development (acquired), JJ Kent (acquired), and PageWise (acquired). In addition to starting companies, he invests in early-stage ventures and has made over 100 such investments over the past 20 years including OpenTable (IPO), Trulia (IPO), Titan Aerospace (Google), HotelTonight (Airbnb),, Nori, Playtomic, and many others. Love has spoken on entrepreneurship for conferences, summits & events in North America and overseas, including Techtoberfest, Start-Up Grind, Start-Up Week, Tech Stars, Plug & Play, Capital Factory, Slush Helsinki & the Government of Spain. He wrote a bestselling book 'The Start-Up J Curve' which has received accolades from Entrepreneur, Inc, Bloomberg, VentureBeat & Worth.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Howard Love Investments (30)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Playtomic 01-Jul-2022 Later Stage VC 000.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue
FloVision Solutions 16-Dec-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Kasaz 05-Oct-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Rev (Business/Productivity Software) 08-Feb-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Seniorly 07-Dec-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Elder and Disabled Care Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Sharefaith 02-Oct-2014 00000 (00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Concert Window 09-Jun-2014 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 000000 0000
GigaOm 28-Apr-2014 00000 (00000 00000 Publishing Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Titan Aerospace 31-Mar-2014 Angel (individual) Aerospace and Defense Startup 000000 0000
TrustEgg 20-Dec-2013 Seed Round 000 Financial Software Out of Business 000000 0000

Howard Love Exits (23)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kasaz 01-Sep-2022 Merger/Acquisition
SyncHR 30-Apr-2021 0000000000
DealBase 01-Feb-2021 000000000 00000000
Catalate 25-Nov-2020 000000000000000000
KnowFu 01-Nov-2020 000 00 00000000
elli 15-Oct-2019 000000000000000000
Concert Window 16-Sep-2019 000 00 00000000
HotelTonight 15-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 00000
Fido.Ai 29-Aug-2018 Merger/Acquisition
Eventable 25-Apr-2018 Merger/Acquisition

Howard Love Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Howard Love Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Howard Love Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Howard Love Co-Investors (26)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
GP Bullhound 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Intelectium Business Acceleration 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
IrishAngels 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Optimizer Invest 0 Series chart Industry bar
Rockstart 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Howard Love FAQs

  • Who is Howard Love?

    Howard Love is an angel Investor who has made 30 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Howard Love?

    Howard Love is an angel investor.

  • What does Howard Love do?

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

  • How many board seats does Howard Love hold?

    Howard Love holds a board seat in GreenStack.

  • What has Howard Love invested in?

    Howard Love has made numerous investments in companies like Playtomic, FloVision Solutions, and Kasaz within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure, Media and Information Services (B2B), and Real Estate Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Howard Love invested in recently?

    Howard Love's latest investment was on 01-Jul-2022 in Playtomic, a company within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industry.

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