Jason Klein is the Founder and CEO, On Grid Ventures; Chairman, HBS Alumni Angels of Greater NY; Member, NY Angels.
He is an experienced media CEO, successful business builder and turnaround leader. He is currently founder and CEO of On Grid Ventures LLC, an investment and advisory firm for high growth ventures in media, marketing, commerce and information, with a focus on early stage ventures with leading-edge location technologies. On Grid Venture’s portfolio includes over 20 companies including RapidSOS, NY Shipping Exchange, Seamless Documents, Shoppable, and Four Mine.
Mr. Klein is Chairman of Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York. Under his leadership, HBSAANY has grown three-fold to be the largest angel investment network in the northeast, with 350+ members investing $2-3+ million per year. He is also President of the Harvard Business School Angels Alumni Association, with 12 chapters across 4 continents and $50+ million invested.
Mr. Klein a founder of MDconcult, an information aggregator for medical professionals, now rebranded as ClinicalKey and owned by Elsevier. He also founded Healthy Living Media, a private-equity backed venture, with North Castle Partners. Mr. Klein ran strategic development for Times Mirror’s $1B professional division where he completed the acquisition of 15 companies in two years, including building a consumer health information sector.
Mr. Klein holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an AB from Dartmouth College, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude in Computer Science.
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