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Investments

82

Portfolio Exits

31

About David Cohen

David Cohen is the founder and CEO of TechStars, a mentorship-driven seed stage investment program for Internet startups.Previously, David was a founder of several software and web technology companies. He was the founder and CTO of Pinpoint Technologies which was acquired by ZOLL Medical Corporation (NASDAQ: ZOLL) in 1999. David was also the founder and CEO of earFeeder.com, a music service which was sold to SonicSwap.com in 2006. He also had what he likes to think of as a "graceful failure" in between.

David Cohen Headquarters Location

Colorado,

United States

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Aug 18, 2022

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David Cohen Investments

82 Investments

David Cohen has made 82 investments. Their latest investment was in InstaCar as part of their Angel on October 10, 2019.

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David Cohen Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

10/21/2019

Angel

InstaCar

Yes

1

6/4/2018

Seed

Vortic Watch Co

$0.5M

No

1

3/1/2018

Angel

Vortic Watch Co

$0.3M

Yes

2

2/2/2016

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

12/1/2015

Series A

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$99M

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10

Date

10/21/2019

6/4/2018

3/1/2018

2/2/2016

12/1/2015

Round

Angel

Seed

Angel

Seed VC

Series A

Company

InstaCar

Vortic Watch Co

Vortic Watch Co

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Amount

$0.5M

$0.3M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

No

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

2

10

10

David Cohen Portfolio Exits

31 Portfolio Exits

David Cohen has 31 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Rival IQ on December 01, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

12/1/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

8/12/2021

Acquired

$99M

1

7/21/2021

Acquired

$99M

8

5/28/2019

Acquired

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$99M

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10

5/10/2019

IPO

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$99M

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10

Date

12/1/2021

8/12/2021

7/21/2021

5/28/2019

5/10/2019

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

IPO

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

1

8

10

10

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