Nobu Nakaguchi

Co-Founder at Zola, Inc.

Nobu Nakaguchi

Nobu Nakaguchi

Co-Founder at Zola, Inc.

Overview
Career Highlights

Zola, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

1170

Number of Boards

1

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with Nobu Nakaguchi? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Nobu Nakaguchi likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Co-Founder at Zola, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Founder at MongoDB, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Founder & Managing Partner at Thrive Capital Management LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

President at Zola, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Marketing Officer at Zola, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Technical Officer at Zola, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Vice President, Operations at Zola, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Vice President & Senior Deputy General Counsel, Comcast Ventures at Comcast Corporation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder & General Partner at Primary Venture Partners

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Founder at Primary Venture Partners

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Nobu Nakaguchi
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Nobu Nakaguchi
Co-Founder at Zola, Inc.
Education
Bachelor of Architecture
Class of 1998

Carnegie Mellon University challenges the curious and passionate to imagine and deliver work that matters. A private, global research university, Carnegie Mellon stands among the world's most renowned educational institutions, and sets its own course.With cutting-edge brain science, path-breaking performances, innovative start-ups, driverless cars, big data, big ambitions, Nobel and Turing prizes, hands-on learning, and a whole lot of robots, CMU doesn't imagine the future, they create it.

Master's in Interactive Telecommunications Program

Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities. From a student body of 158 during NYU's very first semester, enrollment has grown to more than 40,000 students attending 18 schools and colleges at five major centers in Manhattan and in sites in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America. Today, students come from every state in the union and from 133 foreign countries. The faculty, which initially consisted of fourteen professors and lecturers (among them artist and inventor Samuel F. B. Morse), now totals over 3,100 full-time members whose research and teaching encompasses the humanities, the sciences, and the social sciences; the law; medicine; business; education; the fine arts, studio art, and the performing and cinematic arts; music; social work; public administration; the ancient world; and continuing and professional studies. With more than 2,500 courses offered, the University awards more than 25 different degrees. Although overall the University is large, the individuals schools and colleges are small- to moderate-sized units—each with its own traditions, programs, and faculty – and there are many communities to be found within the NYU community based on interests, activities, and shared experiences. The center of NYU is its Washington Square campus in the heart of Greenwich Village. One of the city's most creative and energetic communities, the Village is a historic neighborhood that has attracted generations of writers, musicians, artists, and intellectuals. NYU, in keeping with its founder’s vision, is “in and of the city”: the University – which has no walls and no gates – is deeply intertwined with New York City, drawing inspiration from its vitality. In addition to its Manhattan locations, the University is also formally affiliated the Polytechnic Institute of NYU in Brooklyn, the second oldest school of engineering and technology in the country, and has research facilities, notably the Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine, in Sterling Forest, near Tuxedo, New York. And NYU has established itself as the first global network university, with a comprehensive liberal arts campus in Abu Dhabi – the first to be operated abroad by a major U.S. research university – and other sites for study and research in Accra, Ghana; Berlin, Germany; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Florence, Italy; London, England; Madrid, Spain; Paris, France; Prague, the Czech Republic; Shanghai, China; and Tel Aviv, Israel, among other locations.

Career History
Co-Founder
2002 - Current

Zola, Inc. operates an online wedding registry platform that allows couples and guests to share, buy and ship wedding gifts. It offers home goods such as decors, furniture, bedding, bath products, and electronics. The company was founded by Shan-Lyn Ma, Kevin P. Ryan, and Nobu Nakaguchi on December 13, 2002 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Operating Partner
Current

Primary Venture Partners invests in seed and early-stage information technology companies with a focus on enterprise SaaS and NextGen Commerce companies. Primary Venture Partners looks for companies that have some level of early revenue traction and rapidly scalable business models. They also look for companies with truly differentiated products, services or channels.

Head of User Experience, Gilt Groupe
2010 - 2012

Gilt Groupe, Inc. operates a shopping website which provides merchandise, clothing, home decor, food and travelling services. It offers furniture, sports sedans, bedding, rugs, lighting, décor, kitchen and dining products. The firm also provides redeem points to its customers. The company was founded in November 2007 by Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Michael Bryzek, Alexis Maybank, Dwight A. Merriman, Phong Nguyen and Kevin P. Ryan and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Boards & Committees
Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

Zola, Inc. operates an online wedding registry platform that allows couples and guests to share, buy and ship wedding gifts. It offers home goods such as decors, furniture, bedding, bath products, and electronics. The company was founded by Shan-Lyn Ma, Kevin P. Ryan, and Nobu Nakaguchi on December 13, 2002 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Transactions
Details Hidden

Zola, Inc. raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
Details Hidden

Zola, Inc. operates an online wedding registry platform that allows couples and guests to share, buy and ship wedding gifts. It offers home goods such as decors, furniture, bedding, bath products, and electronics. The company was founded by Shan-Lyn Ma, Kevin P. Ryan, and Nobu Nakaguchi on December 13, 2002 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Other Affiliations
This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Nobu Nakaguchi. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Nobu Nakaguchi's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Nobu Nakaguchi.