Bruce Bower Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Bruce Bower General Information


Mr. Bruce Bower is the Founder & serves as Chief Executive Officer at Swytchback. He serves as Board Member at Travelstride. He is an Angel Investor. He also has served as Chief Executive Officer of Soliloquy Learning and as the President and SVP/General Manager of LearningGate and the educational media division of ZapMe!. He also serves as a director or senior advisor to a number of companies in the payments space, including KargoKard, Radical Payments and Visa. He is a frequent speaker on a variety of new market concepts, including global payments and e-commerce strategies for emerging businesses. He began his career practicing law with Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 2855 Campus Dr 110
  • San Mateo, CA 94403
  • United States

Bruce Bower Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Travelstride 01-Jan-2021 Later Stage VC Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000 00000 00
Popchips 08-Nov-2007 00000 (00000 000 Food Products Generating Revenue 00000 00000 00

Bruce Bower Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Popchips 20-Apr-2012 0000000000

Bruce Bower Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Bruce Bower Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Bruce Bower JD Angel Investor 0 0 San Mateo, CA

Bruce Bower Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Charles Seely 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jared Alster 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Richard Kerby 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
StartX (US) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Taylor Barada 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Bruce Bower FAQs

  • Who is Bruce Bower?

    Bruce Bower is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Bruce Bower?

    Bruce Bower is an angel investor.

  • What does Bruce Bower do?

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

  • How many board seats does Bruce Bower hold?

    Bruce Bower holds a board seat in Travelstride.

  • What has Bruce Bower invested in?

    Bruce Bower has made numerous investments in companies like Travelstride and Popchips within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure and Food Products industries.

  • What has Bruce Bower invested in recently?

    Bruce Bower's latest investment was on 01-Jan-2021 in Travelstride, a company within the Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure industry.

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