Investing Profile

Michael Silton(285)

VC

http://www.actoneventures.comLos Angeles, California
Photo of Michael Silton, Managing Director at Act One Ventures
University of California, Los Angeles - The Anderson School of Management Network
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Act One Ventures Managing Director
$250K - $1M
$500K
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundMay 2017$8M
$8M
Co-investors: Michael Lazerow (Lazerow Ventures), Jeff Ragovin (Ragovin Ventures), David Waxman (TenOneTen Ventures), Fady Yacoub (HOF Capital), Clark Landry (Arrowroot Advisors), Fady Yacoub, David Hirsch
Seed RoundNov 2015$3M
$3M
Co-investors: Sterling Witzke (Winklevoss Capital), Kirill Tasilov (Talis Capital)
Particular interest in diverse founding teams. Focus on business software and university based advanced research. Also very active in new tech using ComputerVision, Voice and AI. Affinity for alumni and faculty of UCLA, Caltech and USC but open to everyone in the Los Angeles area. Bringing a strong community of experienced entrepreneurs and executive to help provide advice and connections to our portfolio companies. 70% of our companies were founded by women or minorities.
Sorry not investing in Consumer, Hardware, Medical Devices or Diagnostics
Managing Director Act One Ventures LP2016 - Present
University of California, Los Angeles - The Anderson School of Management
Swarthmore College
Harvard-Westlake School