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Just like Florida is known for strawberries and tourism, LA is still known for Hollywood – but things are gradually changing. The technology landscape is constantly growing and although LA has become a huge market, it still feels young. This means there are, yet, a lot of opportunities for angel investors to practice the art...
  The cliched founder story goes something like this: 24-year-old comes up with a remarkable idea, risk hungry investor funds him over beers, and in 24 months, everyone’s a billionaire. The reality is so far from that, and most people working in and around venture capital, angel investing, and technology realize that there is an...
We’ve been rapidly growing our team as we roll out Fund 2, invest in the best startups in the world, and continue to ensure our portfolio companies are successful for our investors and founders.  Our two most recent hires are supporting our operations and deal teams. On the operations side of the house, Kristen Akel...
  We’re excited to announce our first investment from Fund 2 in Artie, a Los Angeles based next-gen gaming start-up. Artie’s innovation seamlessly allows consumers to play mobile games that they discover inside social media platforms like Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter without leaving the app. They can share video content from their game...
    We’re thrilled to announce that our investments in both Peerfit and PikMyKid have generated returns for some of our investors.  The Story of Peerfit  Peerfit is a digital health platform that connects employers and carriers with personalized fitness experiences. On October 14th, they signed an agreement to sell its technology, source code, tech...