You're invited to an unforgettable dinner with Craft Ventures General Partner/Founding COO PayPal David Sacks. Enjoy an intimate conversation with David, curated connections... over a seasonal, locally-sourced meal.
David Sacks is co-founder and general partner of Craft Ventures, an early stage venture capital firm that recently closed its second fund with $500 million in capital commitments. The firm has invested in startups such as Bird, Cloud9, Cloud Kitchens, Sandbox VR, Sendoso, SpaceX, Superplastic, Swarm Technologies, Trusted Health and WAYV.
Previously, David was the founding COO and product leader of PayPal (acquired by eBay). After PayPal was acquired, David created a production company and produced the award-winning independent movie Thank You For Smoking. The film was nominated for two Golden Globes for Best Picture and Best Actor in the Comedy/Musical category, won Best Screenplay at the Independent Spirit Awards, and won Audience Awards at the Munich and Norwegian Film Festivals.
David founded Yammer (acquired by Microsoft for $1.2B) where he grew the company to roughly $60 million in sales, tripling year over year. He also led the turnaround of Zenefits in 2016 as interim CEO. David's angel investments include Affirm, Airbnb, Bird, Eventbrite, Facebook, Gusto, Houzz, Lyft, Opendoor, Palantir, Postmates, Slack, SpaceX, and Uber.
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We will serve salads and grain bowls.
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