Entrepreneur. Venture Capitalist. Nerd.
Josh has been an active entrepreneur and investor in the Internet industry since its commercialization. He currently is Managing Partner of First Round Capital -- a seed-stage venture capital firm. He previously founded three companies: Infonautics (IPO: 1996), Half.com (acquired by eBay in 2000), and Turntide (acquired by Symantec in 2004). Josh has been named a top ten ‘angel investors’ in the United States by Newsweek magazine, and was ranked 6th on Forbes 2012 “Midas List” of the top 100 tech investors. Josh earned a Bachelor of Science degree cum laude from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.