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Karl Jacob

Karl Jacob

CEO and Founder, Hangtime

Karl is a five-time entrepreneur who has been building, advising and investing in companies for the last 18 years. Jacob is currently the CEO and Founder of Hangtime, building a way for consumers to see their friends’ social plans. Jacob raised over $200 million from investors including Microsoft, eBay, Integral Partners, Norwest Ventures, Greylock, Benchmark Capital, FT Ventures, Ignition Partners and Vulcan Ventures. He was one of the first advisors at Facebook and currently advises several companies. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from University of Southern California Engineering School where he sits on the board of counselors. Jacob is a prolific angel investor whose investments include Path, Healthtap, Skillshare, Badgeville, Memsql and many others.


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