Investing Profile

Brian Rothenberg(204)

VC

https://defy.vc/our-team/San Francisco Bay Area
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2 Investors

Connected to Phin Barnes, David S. Rose (Rose Tech Ventures).

University of Southern California Network
60 CONNECTIONS
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business Network
23 CONNECTIONS
Yahoo! Inc. Network
14 CONNECTIONS
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Defy Partners Partner
$100K - $10.0M
$4.0M
6
$262M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
SeedMar 2020$1.5M
$1.5M
SeedDec 2019$1.2M
$1.2M
Series AOct 2019$10M
$10M
Series AOct 2019$6M
$6M
Co-investors: Allen Morgan (Idealab), Brian Lee (Bam Ventures), Arjun Sethi (Tribe Capital), Safa Rashtchy
Seed RoundFeb 2019€1M
€1M
$53M
Co-investors: Kevin Weatherman (KW Angel Fund), Stephan Morais (Indico Capital Partners), David Beisel (NextView Ventures), Scott Friend (Bain Capital Ventures), Kristian Andersen
Seed RoundJan 2017
$22M
Co-investors: Jeff Jordan (Andreessen Horowitz), Stephanie Palmeri (Uncork Capital), Jonathan Chizick (Capital Factory), Marlon Nichols (Cross Culture Ventures), Lee Jacobs (Long Journey Ventures), Varsha Rao, Jonathan Golden, Lee Jacobs
Marketplaces, SaaS, consumer internet, and most importantly: amazing founders.
Most direct-to-consumer products, pure biotech (software okay), most hardware (unless commodity hardware using software/data).
VP of Growth & GM Eventbrite2013 - 2019
Head of Marketing TaskRabbit2011 - 2013
Co-Founder, VP Product Skillslate2009 - 2011
Product Manager Yahoo! Inc.2004 - 2008
University of Southern California B.S. Business Entrepreneurship & Marketing
New York University - Leonard N. Stern School of Business MBA Finance & General Management