Jordan Levy

Founder at SoftBank Capital Partners LLC

Jordan Levy

Jordan Levy

Founder at SoftBank Capital Partners LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo, Inc.
SoftBank Group Corp.
SoftBank Corp.

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2769

Number of Boards

53

Birthday

1956

Age

65

Number of Awards

3

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Co-Founder at Z80 Labs LLC

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Executive Officer at The Daily Meal Ventures, Inc.

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Investor at MakerBot Industries LLC

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Founder at Rebel Mouse, Inc.

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Founder at Synacor, Inc.

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Founder at Shake, Inc.

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Investor at ACV Auctions, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Lerer Hippeau Acquisition Corp.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Rand Capital Corporation

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Co-Founder at WorkMarket, Inc.

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The Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo, Inc. is a non-profit organization which serves as the central coordinating, planning and fundraising body designed to serve the major jewish needs and responsibilities locally, nationally and internationally. The federation also coordinates a variety of services on the local level to help meet the needs of the general community.

Education
BA in Political Science
Class of 1977

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, also commonly known as the University of Buffalo (abbreviated UB), University of Buffalo or SUNY Buffalo, is a public research university with multiple campuses located in Buffalo and Amherst, New York, United States. The university was founded in 1846 as a private college, but in 1962 was absorbed into the State University of New York (SUNY) system. By enrollment, UB is the largest of SUNY's four comprehensive university centers, and also the largest public university in the northeastern United States (comprising New York state and the New England region). In addition, by either endowment or research funding, UB is also the largest one of SUNY's four comprehensive flagship university centers.

Memberships
President
Prior

The Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo, Inc. is a non-profit organization which serves as the central coordinating, planning and fundraising body designed to serve the major jewish needs and responsibilities locally, nationally and internationally. The federation also coordinates a variety of services on the local level to help meet the needs of the general community.

Career History
Co-Founder
2012 - Current

Z80 Labs LLC provides internet focused technology services. The firm services include software, internet, mobile and digital media technology incubator. It provide facilities, mentorship and funding to their early stage companies. The company was founded by Jordan Levy and Ron Schreiber in 2012 and is headquartered in Buffalo, NY.

Founder
1995 - Current

SOFTBANK Capital Partners focuses on investments in high growth technology-based businesses that stand to benefit from the rapid deployment and adoption of broadband and mobile technologies. The firm targets investments in 3 general sectors including content, applications and technology-based services. They invest across all stages of a company's lifecycle; however, most of their investments are made in companies at or near revenue with commercially available technologies. SOFTBANK Capital Partners seeks to invest in companies with experienced management teams. Their objective is to own a significant minority interest in each of their portfolio companies and hold one or more board seats.

Boards & Committees
Co-Chair
Prior
Member, Board of Directors
Prior

The NewsMarket, Inc., founded by journalists and marketing professionals, is the only video archive and distribution service that enables journalists from around the world to find, preview and download free broadcast-standard video over the Internet. Organizations such as Motorola, Nissan, Adobe, the American Lung Association and Rolls-Royce use The NewsMarket to manage their broadcast media relations more efficiently and cost-effectively. Headquartered in New York, The NewsMarket has operations in San Francisco, London, Munich, Mumbai, Singapore and Hong Kong.

Director
Tenure Unconfirmed
Trustee
Prior

The Albright-Knox Art Gallery is one of the oldest museums dedicated to the art of our time, and the sixth oldest public art institution in the United States. Albright-Knox Art Gallery was founded in December 1862 as the Buffalo Fine Arts Academy with former President Millard Fillmore among its incorporators. Throughout its evolution to the Albright Art Gallery and the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, museum has been led by a series of talented and dedicated directors whose combined influence has given rise to an extraordinary collection of modern and contemporary art.

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$5,000 - $10K
2006

THE BUFFALO FINE ARTS ACADEMY WAS INCORPORATED IN 1862 TO PROMOTE, CULTIVATE AND GENERALLY FOSTER ART IN ALL ITS BRANCHES. IT IS THE PARENT ORGANIZATION OF THE ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, ONE OF THE COUNTRY'S MOST PROMINENT ART MUSEUMS, AS WELL AS AN IMPORTANT CULTURAL AND EDUCATIONAL CENTER FOR WESTERN NEW YORK. THE GALLERY IS DEDICATED TO SERVING BOTH THE LOCAL COMMUNITY AND WIDER ART AUDIENCE THROUGH A RECOGNIZED AND ACTIVE PROGRAM OF COLLECTING, EDUCATING, EXHIBITING AND INTERPRETING ART WORKS, WITH PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON THE CREATIVE ACCOMPLISHMENTS OF THE 20TH AND 21ST CENTURIES.

Political Donations
$1,000
2010

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Advantage Capital Partners

$2,000
2009

Minority Leader at Office of the Senate Minority Leader, Charles Schumer

$2,400
2009

Managing Director & Chief Investment Officer at Advantage Capital Partners

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Softbank Capital Technology New York Fund II LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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SimpleBet, Inc. develops automation software solutions for sports events. The company was founded by Chris Bevilacqua, Scott Marshall, and Joey Levy in April, 2018 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Overtime Sports, Inc. operates a mobile application that allows users to film highlights and add slow-mo to capture the best moments in a sporting event. The company was founded by Daniel Porter and Zach Weiner in 2016 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY.

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Social Native, Inc. engages in the provision of technology platform for creating performing branded content. The company was founded by David Shadpour and Eytan Elbaz and is headquartered in Beverly Hills, CA.

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Awards & Honors
2010
Canisius College - Business Executive of the Year Award
Ernst & Young - Entrepreneur of the Year
UB Alumni Association - Distinguished Alumni Award
Events
Organizer
The US/Israel Venture Summit

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