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.

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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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