Josh Kerr Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 3

Josh Kerr General Information

Description

Mr. Josh Kerr serves as Managing Partner at Kerr Tech Investments. He serves as a Partner at Helpful App. He serves as an Advisor at Eggschain. He served as an Entrepreneur in Residence at Capital Factory. He is a 4x startup founder, and angel investor and is on the startup team at Amazon Web Services. He is also a partner at Capital Factory a startup accelerator in Austin, TX. Previously, he was co-founder and CEO of Written, a venture-backed content marketing company. He raised $1.4 million in seed funding and grew the company to $1 million ARR before leaving. Prior to Written, he was co-founder and CEO of Zosh which was acquired by Hightail (YouSendIt). he launched the company at the DEMO conference where he took the top DemoGod prize with a presentation that included smashing a fax machine on stage with a baseball bat. Prior to Zosh, he was the founder and CEO of Ideal Science a company that powers many of the communities leveraged by Xbox gaming studios including Bungie Studios, the maker of the popular series of Halo games. Microsoft was a strategic partner/investor in Ideal Science. While in college in the late 90 he started Deadabase one of the first online music sites which garnered some fame after the Grateful Dead threatened to sue for copyright infringement. He and the Grateful Dead settled out of court with the band allowing fans to continue to trade music online. He has a BS in computer science from the University of Texas at Austin.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 555 East 5th Street
  • Austin, TX 78701
  • United States

Josh Kerr Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Upkey 08-Feb-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000(00000000000 26-Oct-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Product Development 0000 0000
SwimTopia 31-Dec-2019 Angel (individual) 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
Saint Archer Brewing Company 25-Nov-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Beverages Generating Revenue 0000 0000
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Josh Kerr Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Josh Kerr Angel Investor 0 Austin, TX
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Josh Kerr Co-Investors (9)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Bronze Valley 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Chicago Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lofty Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
S3 Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Tensility Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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