Kara Weber Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


Kara Weber General Information


Ms. Kara Weber is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at Brilliant Ventures. She serves as Advisor at Cognitiv. She also serves as Partner at The Community Fund. Her first investment on the venture side was in 1999, her first experience as an LP. Since then, she's gone on to lead investments in Happy Returns, CameraIQ, Cognitiv, RevCascade for Brilliant Ventures. She's a frequent speaker - most recently for 500Startups & TechStars - on the topic of startup launching & fundraising, marketing tech, and women in tech & venture. She serves as a mentor at TechStars and MuckerLab. A recovering serial tech/media entrepreneur and operator and a born marketer, She was a founder and/or leader of breakthrough marketing tech companies, including Adap.tv (acq'd AOL) and Rubicon Project ($RUBI), and before that, mobile/social pioneers Mogopop, Talking Panda, Streetmail (now Everyday Health), and Tripod (acq'd $LCOS). Through her operating and investing careers, she's found nothing as compelling as working with brilliant entrepreneurs and amazing companies. She graduated from Williams College.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 520 Broadway
  • Suite 200
  • Santa Monica, CA 90401
  • United States

Kara Weber Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Vela (Business/Productivity Software) 07-Jan-2020 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000 00000 11-Feb-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Clothing Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Happy Returns 19-Nov-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Logistics Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
RevCascade 01-Jun-2015 Angel (individual) 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
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Kara Weber Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
RevCascade 25-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition
00000 0000000 13-May-2021 000000000000000000
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Kara Weber Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kara Weber Angel Investor 0 0 Santa Monica, CA
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Kara Weber Co-Investors (21)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
500 Global 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Cue Ball 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ludlow Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Maveron 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Quest Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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