Investing Profile

Rick Marini(566)

AngelInvestorFounderFormer CEO

3x Founder, Angel and Private Equity Investor. 50+ angel investments with 13 unicorns.

catapultcap.comSan Francisco, California
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Harvard Business School Network
Catapult Capital Managing Partner
$10.0M - $100.0M
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundJul 2018$3.3M
Co-investors: David Bill (Freestyle Capital), David Samuel (Freestyle Capital), Vinny Lingham (Multicoin Capital), Kenneth Ballenegger (Oyster Ventures), Matt Mickiewicz
Seed RoundJun 2017$2M
Co-investors: Peter Pham (Science), Dan Von Kohorn (Broom Ventures), Jeff Rosen (Broom Ventures), Stephen Hays (What If Ventures), Craig Cummings (Moonshots Capital), Jeff Kearl (Pelion Venture Partners), Graham Smith (What If Ventures), Katie Stanton (Moxxie Ventures), Diplo (Thomas Pentz)
Grove Collaborative
Series BApr 2017$16M
Co-investors: Tim Chang (Mayfield), Rishi Garg (Mayfield), Lee Hower (NextView Ventures), Jeff Crowe (Norwest Venture Partners), Phil Nadel (Forefront Venture Partners), Paul Martino (Bullpen Capital), Charlie Songhurst, Erik Blachford
Seed RoundApr 2017$5M
Convertible NoteOct 2014$580K
Co-investors: Deborah Benton (Willow Growth Partners LP), Kevin Park (Unshackled Ventures), Larry Chu (Eunoia Capital Partners), John Seung (Fung Capital), Richard Jun (Bam Ventures), Brian Lee (Bam Ventures), Shamin Walsh (Bam Ventures), Asher Leids
Series AOct 2016$12M
Co-investors: Doug Higgins (Sapphire Ventures), Steve Abbott (Sapphire Ventures), Tim Chang (Mayfield), Paul Levine (Sapphire Ventures), Vijay Chattha (VSC Ventures), Steph Curry (Penny Jar Capital), Jared Middleman (Dragoneer Investment Group), Serena Williams (Serena Ventures), Ashley Flucas (Flucas Ventures), Steven Lurie (Team Builder Ventures), Larry Chu (Eunoia Capital Partners), Gautam Shah, Ron Hirson, Paul George, Sue Bird
Seed RoundMay 2016
Co-investors: Sydney Meheula (Softbank Group), Joshua Kushner (Thrive Capital), Garrett Camp (Expa), Lee Linden (Quiet Capital), Chloe Sladden (#ANGELS (Hashtag ANGELS))
Series AApr 2016$6M
Co-investors: Brendan Wallace (Fifth Wall), Alex Gurevich (Javelin Venture Partners), TK Kuegler (Wasabi Ventures), Nicolas El Baze (Partech Ventures), David Spector (ThirdLove), Paige Craig (Outlander Labs), Henry McNamara (Great Oaks Venture Capital), Pen King Jr. (Kain Capital), John Kobs, Clark Landry, Erik Moore, Ding Zhou
Territory Foods
Seed RoundFeb 2016$5M
Co-investors: Kara Nortman (Upfront Ventures), Rick Lewis (U.S. Venture Partners (USVP)), Maxine Kozler (LDR Ventures), Brendan Mathews (Motley Fool Ventures), Karl Kerksiek (Endeavor8), Jason Stiles (DFE Capital Management), Vernon Davis, Drew Koven
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.
Founder & Managing Partner Protocol Ventures2017 - Present
Co-Founder & Managing Partner Catapult2016 - Present
Harvard Business School MBA Business
University of New Hampshire - Whittemore School of Business and Economics Bachelor's Degree Business