Adam Smith

Adam Smith

Adam has over twenty years of experience managing and building large scale technical organizations for both start-ups and major corporations. He is currently a partner at Bowery Capital.

Website: www.bowerycap.com
LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/profile/view?id=51730
Twitter: https://twitter.com/adamsventures
San Francisco, California, United States
Accredited investor
Member since April 01, 2011
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Adam Smith is a Google product veteran, seed investor since 2009 and is looking for early B2B companies building sales teams. Quote_down
21 Splash Points
25 followers
3 companies followed
3 competitions judged
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Type of investor Early stage VC
Typical investment size $250k - $500k
Typical investments in a year 8
Investments partners Mike Brown
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Credentials Accredited Investor, Qualified Purchaser
Education
2001 MIT Media Lab , MS , Media Arts and Sciences
1999 Columbia University , BS , Mechanical Engineering
1999 Bowdoin College , BA , Physics and Studio Art

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Investor

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My favorite startups:

SocialFlow, Shopobot, SocialFlow

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?

Not knowing that your idea is going to work

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs make?

Not asking for help early before it's too late.

Full bio

Adam has over twenty years of experience managing and building large scale technical organizations for both start-ups and major corporations. Prior to Bowery, Adam was a General Partner at AOL Ventures. Before AOL, he spent 7 years as a product manager at Google where he earned the Founders Award for starting and leading the Ads Quality Team. He was also a key member in the Google search results page re-design. When he’s not working, Adam spends his “free” time rock climbing, running and enjoying the wonders of fatherhood.

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