Be a successful venture capitalist

DreamSofTechNewsBe a successful venture capitalist
30 December 2017 Posted by admin News No Comments

James Joaquin is the Co-Founder of Obvious Ventures, which he co-founded alongside Twitter Co-Founder Evan Williams. 

James has decades of experience starting and selling startups, with some of his roles including:

                •  Co-Founder of Clearview Software, which was acquired by Apple;

                •  Co-Founder of When.com, acquired by AOL;

                •  President and CEO of Ofoto, acquired by Kodak;

                •  President and CEO of Xmarks, acquired by LastPass.com;

                •  President and CEO of Xoom.com, which he lead to an IPO in 2013 (later acquired by Paypal for almost $900 million)

James has been working in venture capital since 2007 and has also invested in a wide range of #worldpositive startups, including Plum Organics (acquired by Campbell’s Soup), TenMarks Education (acquired by Amazon), and Opower (IPO April 2014). 

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