Ben Way Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 6


Ben Way General Information


Mr. Ben Way co-founded Shipsi and also served as its Chief Technology Officer. He served as CIO & CTO at Digitzs. He also serves as the Chief Executive Officer at The Rainmakers. He also served as Advisor at EC1 Capital. With over twenty years of experience in technology and innovation, Ben has travelled the world seeking out and developing new technologies. As a leading voice on the challenges and benefits of tomorrow's technology, he has advised some of the world's leading institutions, including the White House, regarding technological preparations for the future. He is the recipient of the millennium entrepreneur of the year award and has appeared on numerous technology and philanthropy television programs. Now based in San Francisco he helps take early and mid stage companies into the US market. He also served as Board Member & Advisor at Newspepper.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Ben Way Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TuneBash 15-Aug-2014 Angel (individual) Movies, Music and Entertainment Out of Business 000 000
MagTitan 28-Jul-2014 00000 (00000 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000 000
Go Dine 23-Apr-2013 00000 (00000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 000 000
Futureleap Media 08-May-2012 00000 (00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 000 000
EasyPreOrders 01-May-2012 00000 (00000 000 Hotels and Resorts Generating Revenue 000 000
Boost Media 01-Jan-2012 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 000
BraveNew 02-Feb-2011 Early Stage VC 00.000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Out of Business 000 000
Newspepper 01-Jan-2008 Angel (individual) Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 000 000

Ben Way Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
BraveNew 01-Oct-2019 Out of Business
Boost Media 24-Apr-2019 000000000000000000
EasyPreOrders 18-Jan-2019 000000000000000000
Futureleap Media 01-May-2018 000 00 00000000
Newspepper 01-Nov-2016 Out of Business
TuneBash 01-Jul-2015 Out of Business

Ben Way Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Ben Way Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ben Way Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA

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