Tony Conrad is a partner at True Ventures and co-founder of 2 companies acquired by AOL, about.me and Sphere. He’s invested in some of today’s most well-known and well-loved brands like WordPress, Fitbit, and Blue Bottle Coffee, and Jeff Clavier says that Tony is one of the few guys who figured out how to be both a great entrepreneur and a great VC.
In this episode, we learn about how Tony’s background of growing up in a small farming community in Indiana, coupled with living and working all over the world, contributed to his unique perspective to consistently support amazing founders.
Follow Tony on Twitter @tonysphere.
Tony’s favorite book: Shackleton’s Boat Journey
Tony’s hardest, most humbling eclectic job: Janitor
Tony’s funnest eclectic job: Yogurt merchandiser
Executive producer & host: Joe Mahavuthivanij
Edited by: Debra Lin
Theme music by: Music for Makers
Logo design: Debra Lin