Stephano Kim

Strategic Operator, Advisor and Angel Investor

Stephano Kim is a New York-based entrepreneur and angel investor. Stephano is currently SVP of Ad Operations and Chief Data Strategist at Turner Broadcast System. For the past decade, Stephano has been working with early stage data and technology companies as an advisor, investor, and operator. As a President and COO, Stephano has built and scaled e-commerce marketplaces, digital marketing and ad technology platforms, consumer databases, and cross channel CRM platforms. Stephano was president of [x+1] (acquired by RocketFuel for over $200 million), co-founder of Blackboard (acquired for $1.5 billion), and directed strategy and business development at AOL.Stephano also advises several venture capital and private equity funds as an operating partner, while managing Springhouse Capital, his own private angel fund that has made investments in almost 2 dozen early stage companies including ZocDoc, WeddingWire, Shift, ClassPass, and Aloha.He holds a BA from Cornell University and an MBA from Columbia University and resides on the upper west side of Manhattan with his wife and 3 daughters.