Dwight Merriman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Dwight Merriman General Information


Mr.. Dwight Merriman is a Co-Founder & Board Member at MongoDB. He is currently employed as an advisor to MongoDB and will serve in such capacity until his election to the board of directors. Mr. Merriman also serves as an advisor to AlleyCorp, a firm dedicated to founding and funding companies in New York City. In 1995, he co-founded DoubleClick (subsequently acquired by Google for $3.1 billion) and served as its Chief Technology Officer for ten years. Mr. Merriman was the architect of the DoubleClick ad serving infrastructure, DART, which serves tens of billions of ads per day. Earlier he was co-founder, Chairman, and the original architect of Panther Express (merged with CDNetworks), a content distribution network (CDN) technology. He is also a co-founder of, and investor in, Business Insider and Gilt Groupe. Mr. Merriman received his B.S. in Systems Analysis and Computer Science from Miami University.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 1633 Broadway
  • 38th Floor
  • New York, NY 10019
  • United States
+1 (866) 000-0000

Dwight Merriman Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Empower (Automotive) 12-Jan-2022 Early Stage VC 000 Automotive Profitable 000000 00000000
Intent (Travel) 29-Jul-2009 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business

Dwight Merriman Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Intent (Travel) 30-Oct-2020 000 00 00000000

Dwight Merriman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Dwight Merriman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dwight Merriman Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY

Dwight Merriman FAQs

  • Who is Dwight Merriman?

    Dwight Merriman is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Dwight Merriman?

    Dwight Merriman is an angel investor.

  • What does Dwight Merriman do?

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

  • What has Dwight Merriman invested in?

    Dwight Merriman has made numerous investments in companies like Empower (Automotive) and Intent (Travel) within the Automotive and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Dwight Merriman invested in recently?

    Dwight Merriman's latest investment was on 12-Jan-2022 in Empower (Automotive), a company within the Automotive industry.

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