Justin Waldron Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 50

  • Portfolio
  • 31

  • Exits
  • 16

Exits

Justin Waldron General Information

Description

Mr. Justin Waldron is a Co-Founder and serves as President at Playco. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Storyverse. He co-founded Zynga. He serves as an Advisor at Decentraland. He also served as an Advisor at Gigster. Justin dropped out of university and created Zynga's first product, Zynga Poker. Later, he led many key product teams before leaving the company in October 2013. He also serves as an Advisor at Blackstorm Labs.

Business Details

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

Justin Waldron Investments (50)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Uncharted (Financial Services) 24-Apr-2024 Seed Round 00.00 Entertainment Software Startup 000000 0000000
Privy (Network Management Software) 21-Nov-2023 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Proof of Play 21-Sep-2023 0000 00000 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Izumo 16-May-2023 00000 (00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Fractal 01-Apr-2022 0000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Tippsy 17-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Beverages Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
PokerMob 27-Jan-2022 0000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Startup 000000 0000000
Fun Country 21-Dec-2021 00000 00000 000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
SolChicks 12-Dec-2021 Early Stage VC 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Nightingale Security 01-Sep-2021 Later Stage VC 000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 0000000

Justin Waldron Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Drive.fm 14-Apr-2024 Out of Business
Made Renovation 19-Oct-2023 000 00 00000000
Nightingale Security 16-Nov-2022 000 00.000
Fat Llama 15-Aug-2022 000000000000000000 000.00
YourMechanic 02-Jun-2022 000000000000000000
Gigster 26-May-2021 0000000000
Start.gg 02-Dec-2020 000000000000000000
Wheelys 07-Sep-2020 000 00 00000000
Pythagoras Pizza 01-Oct-2018 Out of Business
Sprig (Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure) 26-May-2017 Out of Business

Justin Waldron Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Justin Waldron Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Justin Waldron Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Justin Waldron Co-Investors (141)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Justin Kan 5 0 Series chart Industry bar
Andreessen Horowitz 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Pincus 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Shrug Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Village Global 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Justin Waldron FAQs

  • Who is Justin Waldron?

    Justin Waldron is an angel Investor who has made 50 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Justin Waldron?

    Justin Waldron is an angel investor.

  • What does Justin Waldron do?

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

  • What has Justin Waldron invested in?

    Justin Waldron has made numerous investments in companies like Uncharted (Financial Services), Privy (Network Management Software), and Proof of Play within the Entertainment Software and Network Management Software industries.

  • What has Justin Waldron invested in recently?

    Justin Waldron's latest investment was on 24-Apr-2024 in Uncharted (Financial Services), a company within the Entertainment Software industry.

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