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Spark Capital


Founded eight years ago, Spark Capital is a leading venture capital firm focused on early stage startups. Spark’s portfolio includes companies such as Twitter, Tumblr (acq Yahoo!), Foursquare, AdMeld (acq Google), Warby Parker, OMGPOP (acq Zynga),...

Founded in 2007
Homepage:

02116 137 Newbury Street
8th Floor

Boston
USA MA

Phone: 617.830.2000

Updated on Jun 13, 2013
Spark Capital at CrunchBase
Santo Politi Founder & General Partner
Todd Dagres Founder & General Partner
Paul Conway General Partner & CFO
Bijan Sabet Founder & General Partner
Andrew Parker Principal
Nabeel Hyatt Venture Partner
Danya Cheskis-Gold Director of Community
Alex Finkelstein General Partner
Biz Stone Strategic Advisor
Mo Koyfman General Partner
Past
Dennis Miller General Partner
Charles Huang Associate
Rob Go Senior Associate
Pravin G Patel
David Haber Analyst
Veronica Keaveney Assistant

October, 2013

Spark Capital invested $6.7M in Quantopian as a Series A round

September, 2013

Spark Capital invested $11.1M in Academia.edu as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $2.8M in Plaid as seed round

Spark Capital invested $8M in Upworthy as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $26.6M in Benu Networks as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $10M in Zazma as unattributed round

July, 2013

Spark Capital invested $3M in Timehop as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $1.6M in Panjo as seed round

Spark Capital invested $2M in Mark43 as seed round

June, 2013

Spark Capital invested $6.4M in peerTransfer as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $16M in Oculus VR as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $12.8M in Covestor as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $14.5M in Thalmic Labs as a Series A round

May, 2013

Spark Capital invested $3.5M in Qriously as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in Jelly HQ as a Series A round

April, 2013

Spark Capital invested $19.5M in Kik Interactive as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $3.5M in Kitchensurfing as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $3.5M in Kitchensurfing as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in Close.io as unattributed round

February, 2013

Spark Capital invested $5M in Storenvy as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $52.5M in Consumer United as a Series C round

January, 2013

Spark Capital invested $11M in Linkwell Health as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $2.1M in Quantopian as seed round

Spark Capital invested $14M in GetYourGuide as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $41.5M in Warby Parker as a Series B round

December, 2012

Spark Capital invested $36M in Wayfair as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $42M in 1stdibs as unattributed round

November, 2012

Spark Capital invested $7.4M in Triggit as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $2.5M in Lift Worldwide as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $2.5M in Lift as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $4M in Picturelife as a Series A round

October, 2012

Spark Capital invested $6.5M in FundersClub as seed round

June, 2012

Spark Capital invested $6M in Aviary as unattributed round

May, 2012

Spark Capital invested $21M in Group Commerce as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $1.5M in Priceonomics as seed round

Spark Capital invested $3.8M in Signpost as a Series A round

March, 2012

Spark Capital invested $15M in eToro as unattributed round

February, 2012

Spark Capital invested $1.5M in Extension Entertainment as unattributed round

January, 2012

Spark Capital invested $1.1M in Timehop as seed round

November, 2011

Spark Capital invested $4.5M in Academia.edu as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $10M in FitnessKeeper as a Series B round

October, 2011

Spark Capital invested $3M in Sincerely as a Series A round

September, 2011

Spark Capital invested $85M in Tumblr as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $5M in Work Market as a Series B round

August, 2011

Spark Capital invested $3.1M in Skillshare as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $7.5M in peerTransfer as a Series A round

June, 2011

Spark Capital invested $50M in Foursquare as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $165M in Wayfair as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $5M in OnSwipe as unattributed round

May, 2011

Spark Capital invested $10M in Group Commerce as a Series B round

April, 2011

Spark Capital invested $750K in Extension Entertainment as seed round

Spark Capital invested $750K in Extension Entertainment as seed round

Spark Capital invested $8.5M in Jana Mobile as a Series A round

March, 2011

Spark Capital invested $20M in Adap.tv as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $12M in Stack Exchange as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $8M in Kik Interactive as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $4.5M in Lexity as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $16.5M in Boxee as a Series C round

January, 2011

Spark Capital invested $1.5M in Storenvy as seed round

Spark Capital invested $8.3M in eToro as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $1.5M in Sensr.net as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $1M in OnSwipe as seed round

Spark Capital invested $10.1M in OMGPOP as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $3.2M in Global Fitness Media as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $35M in AdKeeper as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in Timehop as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $35M in Keep Holdings as a Series B round

November, 2010

Spark Capital invested $550K in Svpply as seed round

Spark Capital invested $30M in Tumblr as a Series D round

Spark Capital invested $18.6M in Altius Education as a Series B round

October, 2010

Spark Capital invested $1.1M in peerTransfer as seed round

September, 2010

Spark Capital invested $8M in AdKeeper as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $8M in Keep Holdings as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in ConvertMedia as a Series A round

August, 2010

Spark Capital invested $15M in Admeld as a Series C round

June, 2010

Spark Capital invested $4.2M in Triggit as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $4M in Inform Technologies as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $8M in Group Commerce as a Series A round

May, 2010

Spark Capital invested $500K in Extension Entertainment as seed round

April, 2010

Spark Capital invested $5M in Tumblr as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $3.2M in gdgt as a Series A round

2010

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in Top Prospect as seed round

November, 2009

Spark Capital invested $15.5M in IPWireless as a Series A round

October, 2009

Spark Capital invested $7M in Aviary as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $32.5M in Intune Networks as unattributed round

September, 2009

Spark Capital invested $100M in Twitter as a Series D round

Spark Capital invested $8M in Altius Education as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $20M in Verivue as a Series C round

August, 2009

Spark Capital invested $7M in OneRiot as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $6M in Boxee as a Series B round

July, 2009

Spark Capital invested $7.5M in 5min Media as a Series B round

June, 2009

Spark Capital invested $8M in Admeld as a Series B round

March, 2009

Spark Capital Launches Seed Funding Program Start@Spark    techcrunch.com

Spark Capital invested $12M in SendMe as a Series D round

February, 2009

Spark Capital invested $35M in Twitter as a Series C round

December, 2008

Spark Capital invested $4.5M in Tumblr as a Series B round

November, 2008

Spark Capital invested $4M in Boxee as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $7M in Admeld as a Series A round

September, 2008

Spark Capital Announces Expansion into NYC


Spark Capital invested $13M in Adap.tv as a Series B round

August, 2008

Spark Capital invested $44.4M in Verified Identity Pass as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $44.4M in CLEARme as a Series D round

Spark Capital invested unknown amount in Bug Labs as a Series C round

July, 2008

Spark Capital invested $40M in Verivue as a Series B round

June, 2008

Spark Capital invested $1.5M in OMGPOP as a Series A round

Spark Capital invested $30M in Veoh as a Series D round

May, 2008

Spark Capital invested $15M in Twitter as a Series B round

April, 2008

Spark Capital invested $6.5M in Covestor as a Series A round

March, 2008

Spark Capital invested $15M in SendMe as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $15M in Next New Networks as a Series B round

Spark Capital invested $7M in 8D World as a Series A round

January, 2008

Spark Capital invested $15M in Inform Technologies as a Series C round

December, 2007

Spark Capital invested $8M in Buzzwire as a Series B round

November, 2007

Spark Capital invested $5M in 5min Media as a Series A round

October, 2007

Spark Capital invested $750K in Tumblr as a Series A round

August, 2007

Spark Capital invested $17.8M in Intune Networks as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $25M in Veoh as a Series C round

Spark Capital invested $11M in KickApps as a Series B round

July, 2007

Spark Capital invested $4M in Buzzwire as a Series A round

June, 2007

Spark Capital was founded on June, 2007

Spark Capital invested $15M in OneRiot as a Series B round

January, 2007

Spark Capital invested $8M in Next New Networks as a Series A round

December, 2006

Spark Capital invested $6M in SendMe as a Series B round

June, 2006

Spark Capital invested $7M in KickApps as a Series A round

April, 2006

Spark Capital invested $12.5M in Veoh as a Series B round

January, 2006

Spark Capital invested $8M in thePlatform as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $12.8M in Twistbox Entertainment as unattributed round

Spark Capital invested $5.3M in OneRiot as a Series A round