David Balter Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 24

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 13

Exits

David Balter General Information

Description

Mr. David Balter is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Flipside. He was the Co-Founder of Boston Seed Capital. He was the Founder of dunnhumby Ventures. He was a Co-Founder and served as the Chairman at Mylestone. He serves as a Board Member at Broadlume. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Mylestoned. He also served as Chairman at Grapevine. He serves as a Venture Partner at True Ventures. He also co-founded Smarterer and BzzAgent and served as Chief Executive Officer at both companies. Prior to launching BzzAgent in 2001, he ran and sold two promotions agencies. Dave also Co-Founded the Word of Mouth Marketing Association in 2004 (WOMMA) and has authored two books on the subject of Word of Mouth and Social Media, Grapevine and The Word of Mouth Manual: Volume II. In 2007, Harvard Business School dubbed Dave one of Boston's "Hottest Technology CEOs." he was named to the "40 under 40" list by The Boston Business Journal and Advertising Specialty Institute, and in 2008, Dave was recognized as a Future Legend by AdClub. he sits on the advisory boards of the Wharton Future of Advertising Project, Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange, and the Boston Boys & Girls Club Marketing and Communications Committee. He also holds a BA in Psychology from Skidmore College. He also served as Vice Chairman of the Board at Boch Center.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Boston, MA
  • United States

David Balter Investments (24)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Captions 08-Apr-2022 Seed Round 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Eterneva 26-Jul-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Accessories Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Unstack 03-Feb-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Unstack 19-Nov-2019 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
The Shelf 13-Dec-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
LinkSquares 07-Mar-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Broadlume 10-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Enwoven 04-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
DraftKings 27-Jul-2015 Later Stage VC 00000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000 000000
How We Met 06-Jul-2015 Angel (individual) Social/Platform Software Out of Business 00000 000000

David Balter Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Unstack 26-Apr-2023 Buyout/LBO
Presto 21-Sep-2022 0000000 000000 0000
DraftKings 22-Jun-2020 000000 0000000000 00.00
DraftKings 15-Apr-2020 0000000 000000 00000
Contactually 25-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 000.00
How We Met 29-Dec-2017 000 00 00000000
I Done This 01-Oct-2017 0000000000
Luvo (Classroom Note Sharing) 01-May-2016 000 00 00000000
Dunwello 16-Feb-2016 Out of Business
Runkeeper 12-Feb-2016 Merger/Acquisition 0000

David Balter Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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David Balter Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Balter Angel Investor 00 0 0 Boston, MA

David Balter Co-Investors (71)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Andreessen Horowitz 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Capstar Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founder Collective 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
MassVentures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

David Balter FAQs

  • Who is David Balter?

    David Balter is an angel Investor who has made 24 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Balter?

    David Balter is an angel investor.

  • What does David Balter do?

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

  • What has David Balter invested in?

    David Balter has made numerous investments in companies like Captions, Eterneva, and Unstack within the Multimedia and Design Software, Accessories, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has David Balter invested in recently?

    David Balter's latest investment was on 08-Apr-2022 in Captions, a company within the Multimedia and Design Software industry.

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