Charles Jolley Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 2
  • Portfolio
  • 2

Charles Jolley General Information


Mr. Charles Jolley is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Ozlo. He is an Angel Investor. He is the Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Jack Mobile. He serves as Advisor at Metis Labs. Charles previously founded and served as Chief Executive Officer of Strobe. He served as CEO at Jack Mobile. He served as Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Battery Ventures. He served most recently as head of product at Facebook, launching the mobile version of Platform and Facebook Home. Previously he was a co-founder and CEO of Strobe, a software and cloud services company focused on the mobile web, sold to Facebook. He is also the creator of the popular SproutCore open source framework. Before founding Strobe, Charles was responsible for MobileMe and iCloud application development at Apple. Charles is a well-known and seasoned technologist and entrepreneur, who is bringing his deep background in mobile, software and tablet engineering to work alongside the Battery investment team on its research into how businesses can take advantage of tablets in the future.Battery's fundamental premise is that as business users go tablet-centric, the workflows and business-critical applications must follow suit, and they are scrambling to catch up. Jolley has a unique and important intersection of skills and perspective in the mobile universe: He has hands-on experience with both iOS (during his tenure at Apple) and Android (during his tenure at Facebook), combined with direct involvement on companies' move to mobile through Strobe, a mobile application development framework company he founded and sold to Facebook. He holds degree in Business Strategy from Point Loma Nazarene University and Bachelor of Arts degree in Business from University of Kansas.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 119 University Avenue
  • Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • United States

Charles Jolley Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Metis Labs 24-Jul-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
0000 000000 00000 (00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
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Charles Jolley Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Charles Jolley Angel Investor 0 Palo Alto, CA
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Charles Jolley Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
AI Seed Fund 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Entrepreneur First 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Hardy 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Speedinvest 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stephen Churchhouse 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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