RICK SMITH

CO-FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR

Rick Smith is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of CrossCut Ventures, a leading early-stage venture capital fund based in Los Angeles with $100 million under management. CrossCut invests in passionate entrepreneurs that lead companies with hyper-growth potential in consumer Internet, enterprise software, and gaming.

CrossCut portfolio companies include JustFab, Shift, Docstoc (sold to Intuit), GumGum, Pulpo Media (sold to Entravision), Inspire Energy, DataScience, HelloTech, Verve, Shoedazzle (sold to JustFab), Dermstore (sold to Target), Club W, Ipsy, Lettuce (sold to Intuit), Super Evil Megacorp., MobCrush and Little Labs.