BlueRun Ventures

BlueRun Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm with offices in the United States, Shanghai, Beijing, and Korea. BlueRun invests in information technology, mobile and consumer technologies, with an emphasis on early stage mobile opportunities. We are a team of former entrepreneurs and executives with deep experience in mobile, product development, marketing, and design. We work closely with our entrepreneurs - supporting their vision with our experience and networks.

We focus on early stage opportunities across mobile software and services and financial technology. Our team leverages our individual and collective experience across mobile networks, development, design and partnership to help early stage companies build transformational businesses.

In 2005, BlueRun changed its name from Nokia Venture Partners. While branded as Nokia Venture Partners, the firm helped to build emerging market leaders such as Airgo, Bitfone, Cornice, PayPal, Wavemarket and WiderThan.

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HQMenlo Park, CA, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
BlueRun Ventures was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, US

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Key People/Management at BlueRun Ventures

Jeff Tannenbaum

Jeff Tannenbaum

Jonathan Ebinger

Jonathan Ebinger

General Partner
John Malloy

John Malloy

General Partner
Jui Tan

Jui Tan

General Partner
Kwan Yoon

Kwan Yoon

Cheryl Cheng

Cheryl Cheng

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BlueRun Ventures Office Locations

BlueRun Ventures has an office in Menlo Park
Menlo Park, CA, US (HQ)
545 Middlefield Rd
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BlueRun Ventures News and Updates

BlueRun Ventures collects $498m in 2019 for tech-driven startups in China

BlueRun Ventures was born in Silicon Valley in 1998 and entered China in 2005. The post BlueRun Ventures collects $498m in 2019 for tech-driven startups in China appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Tiny Raises $4M from BlueRun Ventures to Advance Rich-Text Editing

PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --Tiny, the rich-text editing platform that helped launch and scale successful brands including Atlassian, Medium, Evernote, Zendesk, Drift, and WordPress, announced today that it raised $4M in Series A funding led by BlueRun Ventures....

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BlueRun Ventures Blogs

Executing on Obvious Trends

Jonathan Ebinger, BRV General Partner and Paystand Board Member, shares his views on how Paystand’s Series B continues the digitization of payment processingMacro trends are often obvious to spot; however, how and when to capitalize on specific trends can be murky. The unmistakable trend of replacin…

BRV Guadalajara Portfolio Summit

BRV Guadalajara Summit January 2020“Walking a mile in someone else’s shoes isn’t as much about the walk or the shoes; it’s to be able to think like they think, feel what they feel, and understand why they are who and where they are. Every step is about empathy.” — Toni SorensonEach year, BRV brings …

Complete Website Design In Under Three Weeks with Webflow

Hello Heart’s homepageAt Hello Heart, we help people with high blood pressure track, understand and improve their health. We are a B2B2C startup, meaning our clients are Fortune 500 companies — the largest employers in the United States — whom we help save on healthcare costs while helping their emp…

Bloomberg’s Venture Forward: The Shift in Global Capital Flows & High Tech

San Francisco, CaliforniaCheryl Cheng, General Partner at BlueRun, speaks at Bloomberg’s Venture Forward on August 1, 2019 on The Shift in Global Capital Flows & High Tech. @NsawyerTVBloomberg’s Venture Forward: The Shif…

Welcome genneve to the BRV family!

Growing up, I was surrounded by women who spoke openly about women’s health: about puberty, fertility, childbirth, and motherhood. But when it came to menopause, I was told next to nothing — other than it was “uncomfortable.” I realized, despite growing up around women and investing in a number of d…

Collision Conference 2019: GenZ Consumers- The Next Big Market

Tap, swipe, snap…all behaviors that are woven into the mobile generation (aka Gen Z). Gen Z consumers are growing up and they are already 61M in the U.S. alone. Bigger than millennials and Gen X, this generation (born after 1996) grew up with smartphones, on demand services, and social media. We dis…
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BlueRun Ventures Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BlueRun Ventures founded?

    BlueRun Ventures was founded in 1998.

  • Who are BlueRun Ventures key executives?

    BlueRun Ventures's key executives are Jeff Tannenbaum, Jonathan Ebinger and John Malloy.

  • Who are BlueRun Ventures competitors?

    Competitors of BlueRun Ventures include In-Q-Tel.

  • Where is BlueRun Ventures headquarters?

    BlueRun Ventures headquarters is located at 545 Middlefield Rd, Menlo Park.

  • Where are BlueRun Ventures offices?

    BlueRun Ventures has an office in Menlo Park.

  • How many offices does BlueRun Ventures have?

    BlueRun Ventures has 4 offices.