John Criswick Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 1

John Criswick General Information


Mr. John Criswick is a Co-Founder & serves as Chief Executive Officer at Magmic. Mr. John Criswicl is a Co-Founder and Investor at Blacksumac. He is also an Angel Investor. He is also a Co-Founder of Magmic and also serves as its Chief Executive Officer. He also served as Chief Executive Officer and co-founded Rove Mobile. He is the founder of Rove, successful entrepreneur and industry visionary, provides strategic direction and leadership for the company. With a background in space technology and degrees in Electrical Engineering and Quantum Mechanics, John has always pushed the limits of technology. John founded Beduin Communications in 1997 and built one of the first Java-based cell phone browsers, enabling mobile connectivity to the Internet for the first time. After selling Beduin to Sun Microsystems in 1998, John founded Rove (then Idokorro) and pioneered applications for handhelds such as remote over-the-air access to computers and mobile IT management. John also founded Magmic Games in 2002 to tap into the emerging market for mobile game development and publishing.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 126 York Street
  • 4th Floor
  • Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5T5
  • Canada
+1 (613) 000-0000

John Criswick Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
00000.00 00000 (00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business
To view John Criswick’s complete investments history, request access »
Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial
Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

John Criswick Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000.00 01-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000
To view John Criswick’s complete exits history, request access »

John Criswick Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

PitchBook’s data visualizations quickly surface an investor’s historical investments—showing a breakdown of activity by industry, year and region.

Request a free trial

John Criswick Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Criswick Angel Investor Ottawa, Canada
To view John Criswick’s complete team members history, request access »