Gerald Levin Overview

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

Gerald Levin General Information

Description

Mr. Gerald Levin serves as Executive Chairman at StartUp Health. He spent most of his career with Time Inc. (later Time Warner, then AOL Time Warner), starting as a programming executive for Home Box Office (HBO) and eventually becoming CEO of the corporation. He attended Haverford College, where he is a member of the Board of Directors. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School in 1963. Mr. Levin served as board member and investor in OrganizedWisdom Health. Jerry is the former CEO of Time Warner Inc. Starting in 1972, he pioneered the creation of HBO and helped develop the modern cable industry. His passion was in digital, interactive communications. He was the prime mover in the merger of Time Inc. and Warner Communications in 1990, Time Warner's merger with Turner Broadcasting and CNN in 1996, and with AOL in 2001. He also served as a Director of the New York Stock Exchange and the New York Federal Reserve Bank. Previously, he was an attorney with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, and then COO of D&R, an international investment and management firm. Jerry graduated from Haverford College, where he eventually served as Chairman of the Board, and received a legal degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a Trustee Emeritus of Hampshire College. Currently, Jerry is the Presiding Director of Moonview Sanctuary, a holistic mental health institute in Santa Monica, founded by his wife, Dr. Laurie Ann Levin. He is also a partner with Bill West in Connectivity, a boutique consultancy devoted to helping entrepreneurs and start-ups. Jerry also serves as a mentor for Techstars NY 2011. Mr. Levin serves as a Board Member of Able Channel.

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Angel (individual)

Gerald Levin Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
000000000000000 04-Mar-2010 00000 00000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 000000 00000
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Gerald Levin Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000000000000000 01-Feb-2016 000 00 00000000
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Gerald Levin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Gerald Levin Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY
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