Jacob Weisberg Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Portfolio
  • 1

Jacob Weisberg General Information


Mr. Jacob Weisberg is a Co-Founder and serves as Executive Chairman at Pushkin. He is a Co-Founder at Slate Magazine. He also is an Angel Investor. He was a co-founder of Panoply, and editor-in-chief of Slate Magazine. He has written for publications including The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Financial Times. He is the author of several books and a lecturer at Yale University. Jacob is vice chair of the Committee to Protect Journalists and a member of the PEN Board, reflecting his long-standing involvement with issues of global press freedom and independent journalism.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 5-9 Union Square West
  • New York, NY 10003
  • United States
+1 (332) 000-0000

Jacob Weisberg Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Atlas Obscura 25-Feb-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue

Jacob Weisberg Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Jacob Weisberg Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jacob Weisberg Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY

Jacob Weisberg FAQs

  • Who is Jacob Weisberg?

    Jacob Weisberg is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is Jacob Weisberg?

    Jacob Weisberg is an angel investor.

  • What does Jacob Weisberg do?

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

  • What has Jacob Weisberg invested in?

    Jacob Weisberg has invested in Atlas Obscura within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industry.

  • What has Jacob Weisberg invested in recently?

    Jacob Weisberg's latest investment was on 25-Feb-2016 in Atlas Obscura, a company within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industry.

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