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Pat East


Mr. Pat East serves as Strategic Advisor, Marketing at M25 Group. Pat has 20 years of experience in online marketing, sales management, and executive leadership. His professional background spans B2C and B2B and includes management positions during the hyper-growth years of Author Solutions (2000-2004) and his current role as CEO of Hanapin Marketing (since 2004). In various positions for Author Solutions, he was responsible for author promotions, product development, and corporate marketing including lead generation via pay per click advertising. As head of Hanapin Marketing, he has overseen 13 consecutive years of profitability and double-digit revenue growth in 12 of those years. The company is a five-time Indiana Best Places to Work winner and a three-time Inc 5000 honoree. He taught one of the nation's first search marketing courses at a nationally ranked SLIS program (school of library and information science) at Indiana University, and he's been awarded the Entrepreneur of the Year Award from the Small Business Development Center. He is an avid angel investor, advising startups with high-growth potential primarily in the web/tech industries. He graduated with a B.A. in English from Wabash College

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 116 West Hubbard Street
  • 5th Floor
  • Chicago, IL 60654
  • United States

+1 (219) 000-0000

Pat East Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Bee Corp 08-Jul-2016 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
000 00000 15-Jul-2013 0000 00000 00000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000 0000
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Pat East Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Pat East Angel Investor 0 Chicago, IL

Pat East Co-Investors (15)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
David Ferguson 1 0
Eric Tobias 0 0
Indiana University Research & Technology Corporation 0 0
Matthew Ferguson 0 0
Scott Dorsey 0 0
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