Donald Katz Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 5

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 3


Donald Katz General Information


Mr. Donald Katz is the Founder & serves as Executive Chairman at Audible. He is the Founder of Newark Venture Partners. He was previously a journalist and author for 20 years, writing five books and serving as contributing editor at Rolling Stone and other publications; his work won a National Magazine Award and was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award. For his leadership of the company since inception, Katz won the 2004 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for New Jersey. Katz graduated from New York University in 1974, where he studied with novelist Ralph Ellison.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • One Washington Park
  • Newark, NJ 07102
  • United States
+1 (973) 000-0000

Donald Katz Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Tinkergarten 18-Mar-2016 Seed Round 00.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000
0000000000 07-Mar-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
0000 07-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Internet Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Kifi 12-Mar-2013 Seed Round 000 Internet Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Houzz 11-Nov-2010 Early Stage VC 000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000
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Donald Katz Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kifi 12-Jul-2016 Merger/Acquisition
000000000000 000000000000000000
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Donald Katz Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Donald Katz Angel Investor 00 0 0 Newark, NJ
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