Rick Heitzmann

Co-Founder at FirstMark Capital LLC

Rick Heitzmann

Rick Heitzmann

Co-Founder at FirstMark Capital LLC

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Career Highlights

FirstMark Capital LLC
STG Fairway Acquisitions, Inc.

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1434

Number of Boards

25

Birthday

1972

Age

47

Interests

Film, Travel

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Co-Founder at Hubble Contacts

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Co-Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder at Hubble Contacts

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Co-Founder at Aura Financial Corp.

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Chief Executive Officer at Mast Mobile, Inc.

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Executive Officer & Promoter at Firstmark Capital II LP

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Co-Founder/Chief Executive Officer at Symphony Commerce, Inc.

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Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Pinterest, Inc.

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Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Tubular Labs, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at Dashlane, Inc.

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Investor at Tubular Labs, Inc.

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Rick Heitzmann
Co-Founder at FirstMark Capital LLC
Education
BS in Business Administration

Georgetown University is a private research university in Washington, D.C. Founded in 1789, it is the oldest Jesuit and Catholic university in the United States. Georgetown's main campus, located in Washington's Georgetown neighborhood, is noted for Healy Hall, a National Historic Landmark in the Romanesque revival style. Georgetown operates a law center on Capitol Hill and auxiliary campuses in Italy, Turkey, and Qatar.

MBA

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

Career History
Co-Founder
1996 - Current

FirstMark Capital is an early stage venture capital firm based in New York City. Our mission is to partner with exceptional entrepreneurs who are changing the world by solving meaningful problems. We have built a deeply engaged community among the extraordinary teams in our network to spread ideas and opportunities. We are privileged to work alongside the founders of remarkable businesses like Pinterest, Lumosity, Aereo, TapAd, Shopify, Riot Games, and dozens more.

Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
2001 - Prior
Vice President of Pequot Ventures
1999 - Prior

Pequot Capital Management's investment philosophy is based on deep fundamental research and unbiased thematic analysis to identify and capitalize on market inefficiencies across an industry sector or a company's lifecycle. The firm invests in public equities, private equity, venture capital, distressed securities and a variety of fixed-income securities.Pequot Capital Management tends to invest in the stocks of US small-cap companies in the consumer services, health technology and commercial services sectors. They maintain a very high turnover rate.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2018 - Current
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Director
2018 - Current

Noho Solutions, Inc. provides real estate services. The company was founded by Court Cunningham and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Pinterest is the world’s catalog of ideas. Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp and Paul Sciarra co-founded Pinterest back in March 2010. Since then, they’ve helped millions of people around the world find recipes, parenting hacks, style inspiration and other ideas to try.

Member, Venture Capital Advisory Board
Current

HBS Alumni Angels of Greater New York are comprised of Harvard alumni who invest in early-stage private companies on an individual basis. It is open to all Harvard alumni and others affiliated with the University, not just Harvard Business School (HBS) graduates. The association recently launched the Venture Capital Access Program, a collaborative venture that provides women and diverse entrepreneurs nationwide with access to venture capital through accredited investors within the HBS Alumni Angels of Greater New York (HBSAANY) network, in partnership with the National Association of Investment Companies.

Member, Board of Directors
Prior

NYCEDC is the City’s primary engine for economic development charged with leveraging the City’s assets to drive growth, create jobs and improve quality of life. We are an organization dedicated to New York City and its people. We use our expertise to develop, advise, manage and invest to strengthen businesses and help neighborhoods thrive. We make the City stronger. NYCEDC also helps create affordable housing, new parks, shopping areas, community centers, cultural centers and much more.

Transactions
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Trilogy Enterprises, Inc., Quantum Retail Technology, Inc. purchase Symphony Commerce, Inc. from Bain Capital Ventures LP, Charles River Ventures, Inc., FirstMark Capital LLC, Compound Advisor LLC, Great Oaks Venture Capital, Blue Cloud Management LLC

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Telenor ASA purchases TapAd, Inc. from FirstMark Capital LLC, Avalon Ventures Management LLC, Compound Advisor LLC, Lerer Hippeau, Quotidian Ventures

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Upfront Ventures Management LLC, Trinity Ventures LP, Redpoint Ventures, General Catalyst LLC, RPM Ventures LLC, Pivotnorth Services LLC, Deliv, Inc. purchase Zipments Corp. from FirstMark Capital LLC, Ann Arbor Spark Business Accelerator, Grand Angels, Huron River Venture Partners, Windquest Group, Inc., Wakestream Ventures LLC, Chicago Ventures LLC, Invest Michigan /Private Equity

Investments
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Pinterest is the world’s catalog of ideas. Ben Silbermann, Evan Sharp and Paul Sciarra co-founded Pinterest back in March 2010. Since then, they’ve helped millions of people around the world find recipes, parenting hacks, style inspiration and other ideas to try.

Events
Speaker
New York City, NY
2012 Dow Jones Private Equity Analyst Conference

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