Randy Haykin

Mentor

Chairman & FounderHaykin Capital | Gratitude Network

Randy Haykin has been an angel investor (and often Advisor or Board member) in many personal investments in real estate, software, biotechnology, and retail companies. In 1996, Randy co-founded Outlook Ventures - originally as "Interactive Minds". The firm has funded 34 early-stage technology firms since inception. In 2011, Randy co-founded The Gratitude Network to fund & mentor global social entrepreneurs.Randy entrepreneurial journey stems from being part of original 1995 team that created Yahoo's business model, hired initial sales & marketing team, and launched the company and service. He was also founding VP Marketing at Overture, and early VP Business Development at Netchannel (bought by AOL).

Expertise

  • Funding
  • Software Investment
  • Enterprise/Corporate Sales and Marketing
  • Angel Investment
  • Venture Capital