Investing Profile

Lance Cottrell(4)

AngelInvestorFormer CEOFounder

Angel, advisor, mentor, founder

https://feeltheboot.comSanta Rosa, California
Photo of Lance Cottrell, President at Obscura
University of California San Diego Network
Obscura President
$5K - $50K
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
seedSep 2020
SeedJul 2020
SeedDec 2019$2M
Co-investors: Garrett Gilbertson (Startup Mavericks)
SeedApr 2019
seedOct 2018
SeedOct 2018
SeedFeb 2018$1M
SeedOct 2017$1M
SeedSep 2016$1M
SeedMar 2016$1M
Advising and investing in early stage companies that spark my passion. Type of business is much less important than the team, market, and opportunity. I love businesses that see a significant need and have a viable solution.
Me too companies. "The Uber of ...". "The Airnb of ..." "Facebook for ..."
Principal Obscura SecurityPresent
Founder Feel the Boot2019 - Present
Warrior for Network Neutrality Obscura Security2017 - Present
Chief Scientist Ntrepid2010 - 2020
Startup Mentor SoCo Nexus Sprout2014 - 2016
CTO / Chief Scientist Abraxas Corporation2008 - 2010
President, Founder, Chief Scientist Anonymizer, Inc.1995 - 2008
University of California San Diego MS Physics (Astrophysics)
University of California, Santa Cruz BA Physics