Shawn Merani

Advisor at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

Shawn Merani

Shawn Merani

Advisor at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

Biography

Shawn Merani is a partner @flight.vc and a serial entrepreneur.

He built the Private Shares marketplace at Liquidnet. The platform enabled an investor base of 750 of the world’s leading asset managers opportunities to buy pre-IPO stock. Previously, Shawn was Senior Director, Business Development at ReachLocal (NASDAQ:RLOC) and a technology investment banker at Savvian Advisors.

Shawn received a BA in Economics and a BS in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley and his MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management. Shawn enjoys playing basketball, traveling the world, fantasy sports and supporting the Cal Bears.

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Founder, Chief Executive Officer at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Founder at Fastly, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Plastiq, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Director, Strategic Accounts at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Chief Revenue Officer at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Director, Engineering at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Director-Platform Operations at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Director, Marketing at Music Audience Exchange, Inc.

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Career History
Partner
2013 - Current

Uprising Capital LLC seeks investment opportunities in technology companies located in the United States. It targets companies operating in the fields of ecommerce, SaaS and mobile sectors. It provides financing for early stage capital requirements.

Advisor
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Music Audience Exchange, Inc. operates an online platform that brings both artists and brands together to tell their stories. It specializes in brand marketing, music marketing, advertising network, marketing technology, online advertising, social media marketing and content marketing. The company was founded by Justin Mink, George Howard, Carlos Diaz, Ryan Whisenhunt, Nathan Hanks and Sean Hozumi in 2014 and is headquartered in Plano, TX.

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Prior

IDG Ventures focuses on consumer and enterprise IT companies located in the US. The firm provides financing for seed and early stage capital requirements with an investment size ranging from $0.25 to $5 million.

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Sensay, Inc. operates as mobile application software. It allows the user to chat and text which connects to anyone. The company was founded by Crystal Rose and Ariel Jalali on April 02, 2014 and is headquartered in Venice, CA.

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SpringRole, Inc. develops online platform which provides emplacement recruiting services. The company was founded by Nate S. and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

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Drive Motors, Inc. builds ecommerce experiences for auto dealers. The firm's offers online checkout experience through which car buyers can order directly from the dealership website, day or night, including financing, leasing, trade-ins, vehicle upgrades, and pickup or same-day delivery. The company was founded by Aaron Krane in 2015 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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