Principal, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments
BDMI is an early-stage fund whose corporate parent, Bertelsmann, is one of the leading global media companies. Blaustein focuses largely on digital media.
Before joining BDMI, Blaustein served as partner and co-founder of High Line Venture Partners, a seed fund based in NYC, backed by IAC, where he was also Senior Director of Strategy and M&A. At High Line, Blaustein worked on over 30 investments in eCommerce and digital media, including Listia, Foodspotting, HowAboutWe and SeatGeek. He can pick ‘em!
Selected Investments/Boards: Frank & Oak, BarkBox, MakersKit, The Orange Chef, Flat World Education
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