Investing Profile

Rick Marini(595)

VC

3x Founder, Angel and Private Equity Investor

catapultcap.comSan Francisco, California
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83 Investors

Connected to James Currier (NFX), Gigi Levy-Weiss (NFX), Pete Flint (NFX), and 80 other investors on Signal.

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Catapult Capital Managing Partner
$50K - $1M
$100K
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundJul 2018$3.3M
$3.3M
Co-investors: David Bill (Freestyle Capital), Dave Samuel (Freestyle Capital), Kenneth Ballenegger (Oyster Ventures), Vinny Lingham, Jacob Gibson, Matt Mickiewicz
Seed RoundJun 2017$2M
$2.22M
Co-investors: Graham Smith (What If Ventures), Katie Stanton (Moxxie Ventures), Craig Cummings (Moonshots Capital)
Series BApr 2017$15.4M
$210.4M
Co-investors: Tim Chang (Mayfield), Rishi Garg (Mayfield), Paul Martino (Bullpen Capital), Charlie Songhurst (Katana Capital), Jeff Crowe (Norwest Venture Partners), Erik Blachford
Seed RoundApr 2017$5M
Convertible NoteOct 2014$575K
$6.875M
Co-investors: John Seung (Fung Capital), Richard Jun (Bam Ventures), Brian Lee (Bam Ventures), Shamin Walsh, Deborah Benton
Seed RoundOct 2016$5.3M
$5.42M
Co-investors: James Currier (NFX), Pete Flint (NFX), Gigi Levy-Weiss (NFX), Tim Chang (Mayfield), Jack Herrick, Matt Humphrey, Jeff Bonforte
Seed RoundOct 2016
Co-investors: Pete Flint (NFX), Kevin Hartz, Jeff Bonforte, Luc Levesque
Series ASep 2016$6M
$14.7M
Co-investors: Howard Lindzon (Social Leverage), Chris DeVore (Founders' Co-op)
Seed RoundJun 2016$2.3M
$2.3M
Co-investors: Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures), Nihal Mehta (Eniac Ventures), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures)
I look for founders that are tackling huge markets that have real pain points. My areas of focus: consumer-facing tech, subscription businesses, marketplaces, social / digital content.
I was in the recruiting space for many years and don't have interest in investing there right now.
Managing Partner Protocol Ventures2017 - Present
Co-Founder & Managing Partner Dragonfly Partners2016 - Present
Harvard Business School MBA Business
University of New Hampshire - Whittemore School of Business and Economics Bachelor's Degree Business