Nova Spivack Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


Nova Spivack General Information


Mr. Nova Spivack is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Blocktag. Mr. Spivack is a Co-Founder of Fuzionaire. He serves as an Advisor at EES Ventures. He is a serial entrepreneur and technology futurist. He is a Co-Founder of the in-house incubator of Stanford Research Institute (SRI) and Sarnoff Laboratories, which launched SIRI (acquired by Apple). He founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Magical. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Arch Mission Foundation. He was a Co-Founder of MYXR and also served as its Board Member. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer at Bottlenose, a leader in real-time data analytics. He founded Radar Networks in 2003, business incubator Lucid Ventures in 2001, and in 1994 he co-founded EarthWeb, Inc., one of the first web start-ups (record-breaking IPO in 1998) and spinout (IPO in 2007). He co-founded and was an early investor at The Daily Dot, Klout (acquired by Lithium), and several applied and life science companies including Space Adventures and Cambrian Genomics. He is an inventor on nearly 100 granted and pending patents. He served as Advisor at Hypergiant. He holds a BA in Philosophy from Oberlin College and a degree in Liberal Arts from the University of Massachusetts.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 13636 Ventura Boulevard
  • Suite 610
  • Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
  • United States

Nova Spivack Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Daily Dot 28-Apr-2015 Later Stage VC 0000 Publishing Generating Revenue
Space Adventures 01-Oct-2008 0000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000

Nova Spivack Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
The Daily Dot 01-Oct-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Space Adventures 01-May-2021 000000000 00000000

Nova Spivack Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Nova Spivack Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nova Spivack Angel Investor 0 Sherman Oaks, CA

Nova Spivack FAQs

  • Who is Nova Spivack?

    Nova Spivack is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Nova Spivack?

    Nova Spivack is an angel investor.

  • What does Nova Spivack do?

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

  • What has Nova Spivack invested in?

    Nova Spivack has made numerous investments in companies like The Daily Dot and Space Adventures within the Publishing and Educational and Training Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has Nova Spivack invested in recently?

    Nova Spivack's latest investment was on 28-Apr-2015 in The Daily Dot, a company within the Publishing industry.

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