Steve Jurvetson

Co-Founder at Future Ventures

Steve Jurvetson

Steve Jurvetson

Co-Founder at Future Ventures

Career Highlights

Future Ventures
Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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03/01/1967 - Arizona



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Co-Founder at Tesla, Inc.

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Partner, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Growth at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Partner, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Growth at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Medium, Inc. (Colorado)

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Co-Founder at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Managing Partner at Oak Investment Partners

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Managing Director at AutoTech Ventures LLC

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Partner at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Partner, Draper Fisher Jurvetson Growth at Threshold Ventures, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Future Ventures
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Emeritus Member, Board of Directors at Peninsula Open Space Trust

Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) protects and cares for open space, farms and parkland in and around Silicon Valley. Since its founding in 1977, POST has been responsible for saving more than 70,000 acres as permanent open space and parkland in San Mateo, Santa Clara and Santa Cruz counties. These lands are now part of the National Park System, National Wildlife Refuge System, California State Parks, county and city parks, regional preserves and private farmland.

Class of 1995

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering
Class of 1990

Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to big challenges and to preparing students for leadership in a complex world.


St. Mark's School of Texas is a non-sectarian, college-preparatory, independent day school for boys in grades one through twelve. The School's charter states that it is "designed to afford its students well-rounded physical, intellectual, moral, and religious training and instruction." The School is intended to be a diverse community of teachers and students who share a love of learning and who strive for high achievement in whatever they undertake.

2005 - Prior

Every year the World Economic Forum reviews thousands of nominations to find the most accomplished and inspiring young leaders to join the Forum of Young Global Leaders. The Forum of Young Global Leaders is a unique, multistakeholder community of more than 700 exceptional young leaders who share a commitment to shaping the global future. Young Global Leaders represent the future of leadership, coming from all regions of the world and representing business, government, civil society, arts & culture, academia and media, as well as social entrepreneurs. Set up as an independent not-for-profit foundation, under the supervision of the Swiss Government, the Forum of Young Global Leaders works in close cooperation with the World Economic Forum to integrate young leaders into deep interaction with other stakeholders of global society.


WAVC is made up of more than 100 venture firms and more than 1,000 venture capitalists. WAVC offers West Coast venture capitalists the opportunity to come together to socialize, share insights, and discuss deals. Today, WAVC's primary focus is its distinguished speaker series, which has hosted more than 500 of the country's most celebrated business, financial, government, and academic leaders

Career History
Managing Director
Prior - 2010

DFJ Growth invests in revenue-stage technology-based companies with billion dollar potential. The Fund focuses on investments in the following areas: (1) digital media and advertising (2) clean technology (3) digital commerce (4) virtual enterprise (5) emerging economies (6) convergent life science technology and (10) disruptive technology. DFJG looks for disruptive market leaders that address large markets and have demonstrated growth as evidenced by revenues of $1 million per quarter

1990 - 1993

Bain & Company is an American global management consulting firm headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, serving as an advisor to many of the world's largest businessess, nonprofit organizations, and governments. Bain has 48 offices in 31 countries and more than 5,500 employees.


Part of Apple, Inc., NeXt Software, Inc. is a company headquartered in Redwood City, CA, that develops software. The firm was founded by Steven Jobs. On 07 Feb 97 Apple, Inc. acquired NeXt Software, Inc.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors

eSionic Corp. manufactures semiconductor parts and devices. The firm helps in solving problems at energy electronics nexus and enabling devices and systems that consume less materials, generate less waste, operate with higher reliability, use less energy, integrate seamlessly, operate more efficiently and cost less. The company was founded by Randolph H. Levine, Werner G. Kuhr, Jonathan S. Lindsey and David Bocian in and is headquartered in 1999 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.

Prior - 2014

Boxbe's service improves the day-to-day lives of a large and growing number of heavy email users. Based in San Francisco, California, and founded in 2006, they are a privately held company backed by investors Draper Fisher Jurvetson and Esther Dyson


Integrated Media Measurement Inc. (IMMI) is the developer of a patent-protected end-to-end media measurement system that links media exposure to consumer action. Using a mobilephone-based digital monitoring system and computer monitoring software, IMMI tracks all media 24/7 enables media companies and advertisers to monitor media consumption for the same individual across television, radio, theatrical, mobile and online. It is the only multi-screen, single-source, passively gathered multiple-platform measurement system available and was designed to integrate with a wide range of business needs.

Political Donations

Former President of United States

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nCent Labs, Inc. operates as a spinout blockchain research and development firm. It focuses on building novel, protocol-level technologies. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Awards & Honors
Rank #59
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #57
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #65
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Half Moon Bay, CA, United States
Bloomberg Next Big Thing Summit (California)

The Bloomberg Next Big Thing Summit is a two day conference Bloomberg Link is building in partnership with Bloomberg West and Bloomberg News. The summit convenes the most influential investors and entrepreneurs in technology, science and data to examine the future of technology, business and how innovation is changing the human experience. The program will look at the hunt for the ‘Next Big Thing,’ the future of money, mobile, design and the technologies that are reshaping industries.

Santa Monica, CA, United States
2009 Milken Institute Global Conference

The Milken Institute Global Conference 2009 was held from April 27-29, 2009 as part of the Milken Institute Global Conference Series.

Arusha, Tanzania
2007 TED Conference

TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a global set of conferences owned by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, formed to disseminate "ideas worth spreading." TED was founded in 1984 as a one-off event.[1] The annual conference began in 1990, in Monterey, California.[4] TED's early emphasis was technology and design, consistent with its origins in the Silicon Valley.

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