Mike Perlis Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 2


Mike Perlis General Information


Mr. Mike Perlis serves as Executive Partner at Ethos Capital Private Equity. He served as Special Partner at SBNY. He is an Angel Investor. Mr. Mike served as Board Member at BuzzFeed. He serves as Chairman at GroundTruth. Mr. Mike served as Special Partner at SoftBank Capital. He has been affiliated with SoftBank Capital since 2000. Mike joined SoftBank Capital from the SOFTBANK Group's former subsidiary, Ziff-Davis Publishing, where he was President and CEO until its sale in 2000. Earlier in his career, Mike served as President at TVSM, President of the Playboy Publishing Group and Chairman and CEO of IDG Peterborough. He began his career in media as the co-founder of New England Publications in Camden, Maine. Mr. Perlis currently serves on the board of BuzzFeed and is a board observer of VoodooVox. He served on the board and was chairman of Associated Content before its sale to Yahoo!. Previous board observer positions include The Huffington Post (sold to AOL) and KickApps (sold to KIT digital). Mr. Perlis is a graduate of Syracuse University. He also serves on the board of the Newhouse School of Public Communications and is a trustee of Outward Bound.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 126 Newbury Street
  • Suite 590430
  • Boston, MA 02116
  • United States
+1 (617) 000-0000

Mike Perlis Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TrustCloud (New York) 01-Jan-2010 Seed Round 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000 000000
Madison Logic 19-Apr-2009 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Profitable 0000 000000
EZ Newswire 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000

Mike Perlis Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
TrustCloud (New York) 01-Jul-2017 Out of Business
Madison Logic 30-Nov-2016 0000000000 00000

Mike Perlis Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Mike Perlis Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mike Perlis Angel Investor 0 0 0 Boston, MA

Mike Perlis FAQs

  • Who is Mike Perlis?

    Mike Perlis is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Mike Perlis?

    Mike Perlis is an angel investor.

  • What does Mike Perlis do?

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

  • What has Mike Perlis invested in?

    Mike Perlis has made numerous investments in companies like TrustCloud (New York), Madison Logic, and EZ Newswire within the Social/Platform Software, Business/Productivity Software, and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Mike Perlis invested in recently?

    Mike Perlis's latest investment was on 01-Jan-2010 in TrustCloud (New York), a company within the Social/Platform Software industry.

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