Allen Morgan

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Venture Advisor
Menlo Park
Mr Allen Morgan

Allen was a managing director at Mayfield from 1999 until 2010, focusing on investments in consumer Internet that included notable investments in Jotspot (acquired by Google), PlanetOut (acquired by HereMedia), Pluck (acquired by Demand Media), Slide (acquired by Google) and Varsity Group (acquired by Follett Corp). He currently represents Mayfield on the boards of Blackarrow, Deca and Tagged. He is also on the board of Idealab.

Sample Investments

Company Profile Amount Industry Ctry Stage Date
Business Insider Inc Digital news provider focused on Wall Street, Technology and other popular business verticals Publishing US Seed Jul 2008
Electric Cloud US Inc Software-as-a-Service company that operates, online marketplace featuring daily design inspirations and sales at up to 70% off retail. Software US Angel Jan 2010
GateGuru Inc Other venture Jun 2011
Hot Potato Social networking company. Internet US Series A Nov 2009
Klout Inc Klout measures influence across the social web Internet US Seed Jul 2009
LawPivot Inc The largest marketplace for businesses to receive crowdsourced legal advice from lawyers. Internet US Seed Dec 2010
Lookery Seed Feb 2008
Mingly Inc Seed Nov 2011
Shelby TV Inc The most amazing way to discover and enjoy web video. Broadcasting & Entertainment US Angel Jul 2011
Social Median Seed Mar 2008 Series A Jul 2009
Zenprise Inc Mobile Telecommunications US

Previous jobs

Employer Job title Office Responsibilities
Mayfield Fund Managing Director Menlo Park