Troy Henikoff Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 18

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 15


Troy Henikoff General Information


Mr. Troy Henikoff serves as Board Member at Chowly. He serves as Managing Director at Math Venture Partners. He serves as Board Member and Chair of the Programming Committee in 1871. He serves as Board Member and Advisor at Jiobit. He co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Excelerator Titan. He served as Board Member at MAX, Virtuous and Maxwell. He was a Board Member of GameWisp. He also serves as Managing Member at FireStarter Fund. He is also a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at TechStars Chicago. He serves as an Advisor & Venture Partner at Prota Ventures and Retrium. He also served as Faculty Advisor at Hyde Park Angels. He served as an Investment Executive at Sandbox industries. Additionally, he teaches Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University, is on the board of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center, and is an Advisor to Hyde Park Angels. Prior to Excelerate, he served as CEO at, a wedding website that provides the largest online database of wedding vendors, detailed ratings and reviews, and a smart, unique voice for wedding planning tips and advice. He was also the President of Amacai, a consumer and business data supplier. Previously, he Co-Founded, now the largest Internet-based payroll company in the country. Prior to SurePayroll, he built the technology for Jellyvision and his first company was Specialized Systems and Software, which focused on creating custom database applications. He has an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Brown University and a Master's Degree in Project Management from Northwestern. He served as Board Member at MAX. He also serves as Board Member at Built In.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States
+1 (312) 000-0000

Troy Henikoff Investments (18)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TradingView 16-Jul-2015 Early Stage VC 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
0000000 000000000 06-Jan-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Startup 0000 00000000
00000000000 20-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
000000 000000 11-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Startup 0000 00000000
000000.00 25-Nov-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Startup 0000 00000000
000000 0000000000 01-Sep-2013 00000 (00000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 0000 00000000
00000000 13-Dec-2012 0000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
00000000 30-Nov-2012 0000 00000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Food Genius 17-Jul-2012 Early Stage VC 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
AgileMD 21-Jun-2012 Seed Round 00.00 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
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Troy Henikoff Exits (15)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
MightyNest 01-Jun-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
0000 0000000 01-Oct-2019 000 00 00000000
00000000000 29-Mar-2017 000000000000000000
000000000 01-Jan-2017 000 00 00000000
000000.00 11-Aug-2016 000000000000000000
0000 000000 13-Apr-2016 000000000000000000
0000000 000000000 02-Dec-2015 000000000000000000
0000 000 00000 02-Jul-2015 000000000000000000
Rocket Travel 10-Mar-2015 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Mocavo 23-Jun-2014 Merger/Acquisition
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Troy Henikoff Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Troy Henikoff Angel Investor 00 0 0 Chicago, IL
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