Stephen Messer Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Stephen Messer General Information


Mr. Stephen Messer is a Co-Founder at Cross Commerce Media and also serves as its Vice Chairman. He is an Angel Investor. He serves as Board Member at Spire. He also served as Advisor at Tribeca Venture Partners. Before becoming involved with Cross Commerce Media, Stephen served as the Chairman and CEO of LinkShare until its sale to Rakuten for $425m in 2005. Under his leadership, LinkShare was recognized by Deloitte and Touche for two consecutive years as the fastest growing technology company in the New York Region. In 2005, Stephen was awarded the prestigious Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the New York Region. Stephen is an Affiliated Research Fellow at the Columbia University Institute of Tele-Information (CITI) and is considered an expert in cyber-communications and telecommunications. He holds a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York and a B.A. from Lafayette University.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 450 Park Avenue South
  • 3rd Floor
  • New York, NY 10016
  • United States
+1 (646) 000-0000

Stephen Messer Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Botkeeper 21-Nov-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Spire 29-Jul-2014 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable

Stephen Messer Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Spire 16-Aug-2021 0000000 000000 0000

Stephen Messer Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Stephen Messer Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Stephen Messer JD Angel Investor 0 New York, NY