Howard Hartenbaum of August Capital

Howard Hartenbaum

Howard Hartenbaum

Howard Hartenbaum joined August Capital in 2008. Prior to joining, he served as a General Partner at Draper Richards LP where he was the founding investor in Skype and a former member of the board of directors where his achievement resulted in his joining the Forbes Midas List of top venture capitalists.

Before entering the venture capital field, Howard was at Hughes Electronics, where he was responsible for supporting business development, marketing and sales of satellite, information security and automotive technologies developed by HRL Laboratories. He also worked in engineering positions in ergonomics and user experience at Honda Motor Company and manufacturing at Teledyne Relays.

Howard has worked overseas for a total of ten years in Luxembourg and Japan. He is a graduate of M.I.T.

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  1. Thembisa Tembe says:

    Hollow people I am a 34 years ambitious creative person I got a company for performing art music and poetry but I don’t have money to record my music so I was trying to get help from any funder I got 20 songs but only 12 need to be registed as the law of south Africa allows us to do so I would like to get help here are my details Thembisa Tembe name of my company is thwitha creative production Pty number is 0797847280

  2. Joey Dansworth says:

    Just got to August Capital’s website. Howard’s email address is next to his bio:

  3. Jose Monet says:

    Hi Howard

    How can someone connect with you to submit a project for review?

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