Managing Partner, First Round Capital
Managing partner at , Dr. Howard Morgan spent quite a bit of time in academia as Professor of Decision Sciences at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Professor of Computer Science at the Moore School at the University of Pennsylvania, Visiting Professor at the California Institute of Technology and the Harvard Business School. As a result of his early participation in the internet, he advised many corporate and government agencies on the uses of electronic and voice mail, implementing it throughout the Wharton School in the mid 1970s.
In fact, he’s currently a consultant for HBO’s hit show .
Morgan was also the director and founding investor of Idealab in the ’90s, nurturing early stage companies and taking them from seed stage through initial public offerings
Select Investments/Boards: BlueApron, GroupMe, Mint, Tremor Video, Fab.com, Axial Markets, PublicStuff, Pandora, Yummly, Idealab
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