Larry Marcus, Managing Director of Walden Venture Capital

Larry Marcus

Larry Marcus

Larry’s focus is consumer services and digital media.

Larry has been a Director at Pandora since early 2004 when Walden lead the “rebirth round” to focus the company on launching a consumer-facing service.

He is also a Director at SoundHound (sound and voice search), Rootmusic (BandPage on Facebook), Telekenex (IP voice and data services ), a Board Observer at PowerCloud Systems and led Walden’s investment in Terayon (acquired by Motorola).

Prior to joining Walden in 2000, Larry was a digital media sell-side Equity Research Analyst at Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown where he lead the IPOs of Maxis, Terayon, CBS MarketWatch, Edmark, and Netflix (initial S-1 IPO filing) among other equity and debt financings (incl. Sierra On-line, Excite@Home, Spectrum Holobyte, CBS Sportsline).

Prior experience includes Robertson Stephens & Company, Digidesign and General Management in computer services retail. Larry serves on the non-profit Board of the JazzSchool in Berkeley, CA.

Education: Mr. Marcus received a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley.

Larry enjoyes playing music. Hear him on Pandora by seeding a station with Megan Keely, Corinne Marcus or the Flying Other Brothers. See the music he loves on at www.pandora.com/people/larry. Or listen to his bands on Facebook: Open Source Band, Megan Keely, Corinne Marcus & The Kindred Spirits,

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