Our Next Megatrend

I think the biggest innovations of the twenty-first century will be the intersection of biology and technology. A new era is beginning.-Steve Jobs, 2010 We at SV Angel invest in “megatrends.” We pick 4-6 investment themes and invest heavily in each one. Some of these trends include: real-time data, online-to-offline consumption, social commerce, collaborative consumption, […]

Welcome Back, Coach

I am thrilled to welcome (back) Brian Pokorny to SV Angel! He will join as a General Partner starting today. Many people in the tech community already know Brian, a.k.a. “Coach”. He was most recently the CEO of DailyBooth/Batch, a startup that was acquired by AirBnB. Prior to DailyBooth, Brian and I worked with Ron […]

Ten Things I Think I Think

If I could do it all over again, I’d be a sportswriter. Growing up in the mid-80’s, my favorite thing was to wake up and get the paper-delivered Boston Globe and open the sports pages (an anachronism for anyone born after 1975, probably). I wrote for the town newspaper and it’s the one thing (other […]