The Network

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Featured Luminaries

Some of the leaders backing Village with their time, energy, and money (as limited partners) are listed below.

Jeff Bezos

Founder, Amazon
Sarah Blakely

Sara Blakely

Founder, Spanx
Mike Bloomberg

Mike Bloomberg

Founder, Bloomberg LP
Ken Chenault

Ken Chenault

CEO, American Express
Barry Diller

Barry Diller

Chairman, IAC

Judy Estrin

Former CTO, Cisco Systems

Bill Gates

Founder, Microsoft
Diane Greene

Diane Greene

Founder, VMWare
Reid Hoffman

Reid Hoffman

Founder, LinkedIn
Bob Iger

Bob Iger

Chairman & CEO, The Walt Disney Company
Earvin Magic Johnson

Earvin “Magic” Johnson

Chairman & CEO, Magic Johnson Enterprises
Marissa Mayer

Marissa Mayer

Former CEO, Yahoo
Eric Schmidt

Eric Schmidt

Chairman, Google

Ben Silbermann

Founder, Pinterest
Megan Smith

Megan Smith

3rd United States Chief Technology Officer
John Thompson

John Thompson

Former CEO, Symantec
Ev Williams

Ev Williams

Co-Founder, Twitter
Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg

CEO, Facebook

Featured Network Leaders

Some of our network leaders make new early stage investments on behalf of Village; others support our portfolio companies through mentorship and participation in our events. Here are just some of the people who bridge Village to the best entrepreneurs in the world.

Aparna Chennapragada

Aparna Chennapragada

Product Executive, Google
John Donahoe

John Donahoe

CEO, ServiceNow
Mel Healey

Mel Healey

Board Director at Verizon, Target, Hilton
Nick Mehta

Nick Mehta

CEO, Gainsight
Aston Motes

Aston Motes

Employee #1, Dropbox
Nandini Ramani

Nandini Ramani

Chief Engineering Officer, Outcome Health
Shivani Siroya

Shivani Siroya

CEO, Tala
Sarah Smith Quora

Sarah Smith

Vice President, Quora
Lisa Tatum

Lisa Tatum

Founder and CEO, Landit
Erin Teague

Erin Teague

VR Lead, YouTube
Oren Zeev

Oren Ze'ev

Entrepreneur & Investor

HQ Team

The GPs at Village HQ activate the network in support of our founders. We also participate in subsequent investment rounds in our companies as they move from angel financed to venture backed.

Ben Casnocha

Partner

Adam Corey

Operating Partner

Anne Dwane

Partner

Ross Fubini

Partner
Angie Kirk

Angie Kirk

Operations
Erik Torenberg

Erik Torenberg

Partner