Investing Profile

James Joaquin(1)

VCInvestor

Co-founder & Managing Director at Obvious Ventures

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Obvious Ventures Managing Director
$1M - $5.0M
$3.0M
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$272M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Beam Organics
Series AFeb 2021$5M
Seed RoundOct 2019$5M
$10M
Co-investors: Chris Cunningham (C2Ventures)
Career Karma
Seed RoundJul 2019$1.5M
$92M
Co-investors: Garry Tan (Initialized Capital), Brian Dixon (Kapor Capital), Kim-Mai Cutler (Initialized Capital), Manan Mehta (Unshackled Ventures), Jewel Burks (Collab Capital), Maria Salamanca (Unshackled Ventures), Erik Torenberg (Village Global), Michael Seibel (Y Combinator), Edward Lando (Pareto Holdings), Nitin Pachisia (Unshackled Ventures), Caterina Fake (Yes VC), Fern Mandelbaum (Vista Venture Partners), Ashley Flucas (Flucas Ventures), Baron Davis, Anthony Pompliano, David J. Phillips, Iman Abuzeid, Justin Rosenstein, Kevin Lee
Fetcher
Seed RoundMar 2019$5.4M
$6.8M
Co-investors: Robin Godenrath (Picus Capital)
Joy
Seed RoundOct 2016$2.5M
$40M
Co-investors: Pete Flint (NFX), David Tisch (BoxGroup), Adam Rothenberg (BoxGroup), Igor Ryabenkiy (Altair Capital Management), Maaria Bajwa (Sound Ventures), Brady Bohrmann (Avalon Ventures), Guy Oseary (Sound Ventures), Ashton Kutcher (Sound Ventures), Joe Montana (Liquid 2 Ventures), Kevin Mahaffey (SNR), Alexia Bonatsos (Dream Machine), Mark Pincus, Justin Waldron, Louis Beryl, Eduardo Haber, Matt Bellamy, Justin Timberlake
Enervee
Series AMay 2015$3.7M
$3.7M
Metabiota
Series AMay 2015$31M
Seed RoundMar 2014$2.8M
$34M
Co-investors: Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures), Zachary Bogue (DCVC (Data Collective)), Georges Harik, Adrian Aoun
Gem
Seed RoundSep 2014$2M
$160M
Co-investors: David Wadhwani (Greylock), Daniel Levine (Accel), Howard Morgan (B Capital Group), Jai Choi (Tekton Ventures), Sujay Jaswa (WndrCo LLC), Andrew Miklas (S28 Capital), Ellen Levy (Silicon Valley Connect), Alice Lloyd George, Drew Houston, George Hu
Fyusion
Seed RoundMay 2014$3.4M
$3.4M
Co-investors: Lior Susan (Eclipse Ventures)
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Co-Founder Obvious Ventures2014 - Present
Partner Catamount Ventures2011 - 2014
Chairman Pixelpipe2009 - 2013
President & CEO Xmarks (formerly Foxmarks)2008 - 2010
Venture Partner Bridgescale Partners2007 - 2008
President & CEO Xoom Corporation2005 - 2006
President & CEO Ofoto A Kodak Company1999 - 2004
Co-founder & VP Business Development When Inc. (acquired by AOL)1998 - 1999
Newton Marketing & Business Development Apple Computer1989 - 1995