Spark Capital is a venture capital firm. It partners with entrepreneurs that make products and services for consumers as well as business people. The firm is focused on technology startups in the entertainment, media, and mobile markets.
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Spark Capital was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, US
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Key People/Management at Spark Capital

Paul Conway

Paul Conway

Founder, General Partner, and CFO
Alexa Lyons

Alexa Lyons

VP of Finance
Lizzy Bates

Lizzy Bates

VP of Marketing and Communications
Chelsea Davis

Chelsea Davis

Director, Spark Family Office
Nabeel Hyatt

Nabeel Hyatt

General Partner
Santo Politi

Santo Politi

Founder and General Partner
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Spark Capital Office Locations

Spark Capital has offices in San Francisco, Boston and New York
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
332 Pine St Floor 7, San Francisco
Boston, MA, US
137 Newbury St # 8
New York, NY, US
165 Mercer St
San Francisco, CA, US
368 Clementina St, San Francisco
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Spark Capital News and Updates

Inversion Announces Close of $10 Million Seed Funding Round Led by Spark Capital

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Inversion, a disruptive startup building the first low-cost, high-cadence return capability from space for the commercial and defense industries, today announced the close of its seed round, totaling $10 million, led by Spark Capital with...

Current Investment Cycle Is On The Cusp Of A Turnaround, Says Spark Capital

Spark Capital Advisors' Ganeshram Jayaraman on the current investment cycle, sectoral bets and more.

Yasmin Razavi of Spark Capital will sit in judgment at TechCrunch Disrupt 2021’s Startup Battlefield

Joining us onstage as a judge for TechCrunch Disrupt 2021‘s Startup Battlefield will be Yasmin Razavi, general partner at Spark Capital. Her engineering background and fintech chops should make for incisive questions for the founders presenting. Razavi invests in growth-stage enterprise, fintech and…

The cofounder of Spark Capital dove into the at-home fitness market in 2020 with the introduction of Liteboxer. Now he's looking to dominate the untapped boxing segment with $20 million in new Series A funding.

Summary List PlacementLiteboxer is giving the sport of boxing the digital fitness treatment.  Launched in 2020, the company uses a blend of personal training, gamificiation, interactive lighting, and upbeat music to create an at-home boxing experience, sans punching bag. On Tuesday, the company an…

Spark Capital decides to “sever all ties” with David Dobrik’s Dispo app weeks after leading investment

Venture capital firm Spark Capital has decided to ‘sever all ties’ with Dispo, a photo-sharing app co-created by famous YouTuber David Dobrik. The move, announced by the firm late Sunday, was triggered by a recent investigation by Business Insider that exposed recent allegations from a woman who sai…

Venture capital firm Spark Capital says it's severing ties with David Dobrik's new photo app Dispo

Summary List PlacementDispo, the photo-sharing app co-created by YouTuber David Dobrik, is in trouble after venture capital company Spark Capital decided to sever ties with the company. On Sunday evening, the company tweeted: "In light of recent news about the Vlog Squad and David Dobrik, the cofo…
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Spark Capital Online and Social Media Presence

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Spark Capital Blogs

Welcome, Polygon!

Words. Growing up, I hated them. I’m a terribly slow reader. I can’t spell to save my life. In grade school, I was terrified when the teacher called on me to read aloud. I constantly mixed up letters and sounds — especially the alphabet’s p’s, q’s, b’s, and d’s. I fell in love with numbers as a way …

Welcome, Unleash!

If you’ve ever hailed a ride on Uber or sent an email in Gmail, then you’ve probably interacted with a feature flag — whether you knew it or not. While feature flags aren’t new, they’ve gained more popularity in recent years as every company becomes a software company. In a world where user expectat…

Welcoming Sarah and Ben to Spark

We are thrilled to welcome two new Venture Partners to the Spark Family: Sarah Meyohas and Ben Simon. Both Sarah and Ben bring an entrepreneurial spirit that we value so deeply here.At Spark we invest in technologists with the heart of an artist, but in the case of Sarah Meyohas we are happy to reve…

Welcome, Shepherd!

If you walked onto any large-scale construction site ten years ago, you’d be hard-pressed to find any devices that connected to the internet apart from maybe a laptop or two plugged into ethernet cables inside a job site trailer. Flash forward to today, and there could be dozens of connected hardwar…

Welcome, Zeal!

Payroll is the central nervous system of every company. Oftentimes, it’s even the first piece of software that a company adopts. Without it, an organization wouldn’t know who’s employed, how much an employee should be paid, and whether they’re compensated in an accurate and compliant manner.As an em…


Asking someone whether they use spreadsheets is like asking if they use the internet. Spreadsheets are everywhere. Small businesses track their cashflows on them. Individuals log their exercise routines on them. Teams run their daily operations on them. Financial analysts value companies on them. To…
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Spark Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Spark Capital founded?

    Spark Capital was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Spark Capital key executives?

    Spark Capital's key executives are Paul Conway, Alexa Lyons and Lizzy Bates.

  • Where is Spark Capital headquarters?

    Spark Capital headquarters is located at 332 Pine St Floor 7, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are Spark Capital offices?

    Spark Capital has offices in San Francisco, Boston and New York.

  • How many offices does Spark Capital have?

    Spark Capital has 4 offices.