Manager, Lerer Hippeau Ventures
Ok, he’s Ken Lerer and who doesn’t know , where he’s manager of the fund. He was the Chairman and Co-Founder of The Huffington Post, is Chairman of Betaworks and Buzzfeed, and Vice-Chairman of Bedrocket. He is also a member of Pilot Group LLC, a private investment firm.
But wait! There’s more! He’s Chairman Emeritus of the Public Theater in New York City and serves on the boards of directors of several nonprofit organizations, including Association to Benefit Children (ABC), and the Bank Street College of Education. In 2008-09, Mr. Lerer served as the Hearst New Media Professional-in-Residence at Columbia Journalism School.
What can you say? He’s Ken Lerer.
Selected Investments/Boards: Business Insider, BuzzFeed, Huffington Post, Hot Potato, Birchbox, Pando Daily, RebelMouse
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