Andrew Parker (Spark Capital)

Communispace - 290 Congress Street, 6th Floor Boston, 02210 Boston
Thu, Jun 18, 2015, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

Andrew Parker has been a member of the investment team at Spark Capital since 2010. He focuses primarily on the applications layer of the technology stack in consumer services. He led Spark’s investments inBloomNationClose.ioCovereSharesKikPanjoPriceonomics,SocraticTimehopQuantopian, and Upworthy.

Andrew’s venture career started in 2006 with Union Square Ventures, during which time he supported the partners as they built their portfolio from 7 to 30 companies.

Prior to USV, Andrew was a Producer at Homestead Technologies where he designed web interfaces and conducted user-experience testing. Andrew also worked for Groupspace.org as a Web Developer on a service to allow groups to make decisions and edit documents together asynchronously.

Andrew graduated from Stanford in 2005, with a B.S. in Symbolic Systems, which is a hybrid of Computer Science and Cognitive Psychology.

You can find Andrew writing regularly on his blog, The Gong Show.

Speaker

  • Andrew Parker

    Andrew Parker

    Spark Capital

    Andrew Parker has been a member of the investment team at Spark Capital since 2010. He focuses primarily on the applications layer of the technology stack in consumer services. He led Spark’s investments inBloomNation Read More

  • When

    Thursday, Jun 18
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (EDT)

    Where

    Communispace
    290 Congress Street, 6th Floor
    02210 Boston

    Communispace
    290 Congress Street, 6th Floor Boston02210

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