Alon Schwartz

Advisor at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

Alon Schwartz

Alon Schwartz

Advisor at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

Biography

Alon Schwartz founded Docstoc, Inc. He is former Chief Technology Officer for Docstoc, Inc. and former Product Manager at MySpace, Inc. Mr. Schwartz received an undergraduate degree from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev.

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Docstoc, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at ShoeDazzle.com, Inc.

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Venture Advisor at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

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Venture Advisor at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

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Co-Founder at Centerfield Media Holdings LLC

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Chairman at Achieve Financial Services LLC

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Advisor & Investor at Kairos Society PBC, Inc.

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Founder/Chief Executive Officer at Roozt, Inc.

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Co-Founder & Managing Director at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

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Investor at ShoeDazzle.com, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Crosscut Ventures Management LLC

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Education
Class of 1997

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is one of Israel's leading research universities and among the world leaders in many fields. It has around 20,000 students and 4,000 faculty members in the Faculties of Engineering Sciences; Health Sciences; Natural Sciences; the Pinchas Sapir Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences; the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management; the Joyce and Irving Goldman School of Medicine; the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies; and the Albert Katz International School for Desert Studies. More than 100,000 alumni play important roles in all areas of research and development, industry, health care, the economy, society, culture and education in Israel. The University has three main campuses: The Marcus Family Campus in Beer-Sheva; the research campus at Sede Boqer and the Eilat Campus, and is home to national and multi-disciplinary research institutes: the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev; the National Institute of Solar Energy; the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology; the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research; the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, and Heksherim - The Research Institute for Jewish and Israeli Literature and Culture.

Career History
Advisor
Current

CrossCut Ventures Management focuses on seed stage investments in start-up companies in the following areas: online advertising, mobile, gaming, consumer Internet, e-Commerce and supporting next-generation infrastructure and analytics. The firm's primary interest is digital media and the infrastructure and analytics associated with new media. They target start-up companies that have the potential to achieve $50 to $100 million in revenues over the next 5 years. Equity investments typically range from $250,000 to $750,000. CrossCut Ventures typically co-invests with other seed-stage funds or angel investors for a total initial investment of $1 million to $2 million.

Co-Founder
2007 - Prior

Docstoc, Inc. operates an online community and marketplace to search, upload and share professional documents. The company was founded by Jason Lawrence Nazar and Alon Shwartz in October 2006 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

Product Manager
Prior

MySpace, Inc. operated a social networking platform. Its services include branded URL (Uniform Resource Locator), messaging services including instant messaging, private messaging, and email, music, video services, developer and mobile services. MySpace was founded on August 2003 and was headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

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Docstoc, Inc. operates an online community and marketplace to search, upload and share professional documents. The company was founded by Jason Lawrence Nazar and Alon Shwartz in October 2006 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

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Alon Schwartz is affiliated with Crosscut Ventures Management LLC, Docstoc, Inc., MySpace, Inc.

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