500 Startups
Location: 444 Castro Street, Mountain View, California, United States, 94042, United States
Founded in: 2010
Funding history:
Short URL: vator.co/500-startups
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500 Startups

Angel group or VC
California, United States United States
http://500.co/
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500 Startups is an early-stage seed fund and incubator program located in Mountain View, CA. They invest primarily in consumer & SMB internet startups, and related web infrastructure services. Their initial investment size is typically $25K-$250K.

Selected areas of interest include financial services & e-commerce, search/social/mobile platforms, personal & business productivity, education & language, family & healthcare and web infrastructure.
 
 


Team
  • Dave McClure
    Dave McClure | Founder
    Dave McClure likes to hang out with entrepreneurs, and occasionally help or invest in their startups if they let him. Dave has been geeking out in Silicon Valley for over twenty years, and has worked with companies such as PayPal, Mint, Founders F...
  • George Kellerman
    George Kellerman | Team member
    I'm a Venture Partner at 500 Startups
Investors
Eric Ries
  Author,speaker, consultant at The Lean Startup. I work full time with entrepreneurs ofall stripes, trying to change the way startups are built. Learn more at theblog, Startup Lessons Learnedor follow me on Twitter.   Past: VentureAdvis...
Marcus Ogawa
Marcus is a Managing Partner of Quest Venture Partners, and is responsible for new investments, evaluating and closing seed / A rounds and working closely with management from portfolio companies. He enjoys strategy games and Greek mythology.
Anurag Nigam
He is the President & Board Director of Sand Hill Angels, a group of 60 Silicon Valley angels investing in innovative technology companies.  He has been an active angel investor for the last 8 years putting his money into 40+ companies in...
Mitch Kapor
Angel investments and exits: Uber (funded)Asana (funded)Twilio (funded)Dropcam (funded)StumbleUpon (acquired  by eBay $75M)Wavii (funded)Yobongo (acquired by Mixbook)Captricity (funded)ClassDojo (funded)MileWise (funded)CardPool (acquired by ...