Asian Women Hacking the Startup Landscape
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Ben is a co-founder and General Partner at Primary Venture Partners and leads the firm’s NextGen Commerce investing activities. Most recently Ben has been a serial company founder and investor as a co-founder of LaunchTime. an incubator and investor in early stage tech startups. Prior to establishing LaunchTime, Ben was co-founder and CEO of Community Connect which was one of the first social networking companies, which he led to a successful exit via a sale to publicly held Radio One in 2008.
Ben focuses his investing activities in NextGen commerce companies. His previous investments include Coupang, MakeSpace, Maple, Jet.com (sold to WalMart), Greats, FundedBuy, Yipit, ThinkNear (sold to Telenav), Upsight, BounceExchange and PSDept. Ben has been active in the NYC tech community for 20 years.