John Hering Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 6
  • Portfolio
  • 4
  • Exits
  • 2
Exits

John Hering General Information

Description

Mr. John Hering serves as Board Member at HackerOne. He is also a Co-Founder of Coalition and serves as its General Partner and Board Member. He serves as the General Partner at Vy Capital. He served as an Advisor at Harbor. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at Lookout. He is responsible for driving the company's long term vision and success together with Jim and the executive team. He is an entrepreneur with a vision of creating a more secure world in the post-PC era. In five short years, he has grown Lookout's user base to more than 50 million worldwide and built a platform for providing protection across networks and devices. Top publications have recognized him as an industry leader and innovator. BusinessWeek named him a Best Young Tech Entrepreneur in 2010, Fortune named him a Smartest Person in Tech 2011, more recently, the editors of MIT Tech Review dubbed him a 35 Under 35 entrepreneur and Fortune Magazine included him on its lists of 2012 40 Under 40 entrepreneurs. He is a frequent presenter at mobile and tech industry events including RSA, Mobile World Congress, Black Hat Technical Security Conference, DEFCON, Fortune Brainstorm. Additionally, he is an angel investor in multiple Silicon Valley startups. He serves as Board Member at Fort Point Beer Company.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 22 4th Street
  • 5th Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

John Hering Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Embrace (Business/Productivity Software) 25-Apr-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
00000000 24-Aug-2017 0000 00000 000.00 Legal Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
0000000000 04-May-2011 0000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
000000000 08-Dec-2009 00000 00000 000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
BeerMenus Early Stage VC Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Vy Capital Angel (individual) Other Financial Services Startup 0000 000000
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John Hering Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
CardSpring 17-Jul-2014 Merger/Acquisition
000000000 29-Mar-2013 000000000000000000 00000
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John Hering Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Hering Angel Investor 0 0 San Francisco, CA
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John Hering Co-Investors (28)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Eniac Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Greycroft 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Miramar Digital Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pritzker Group Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Techstars 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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