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The Lamb Stir Fry at CHiKO

Select portfolio

This is a non-exhaustive and select list of investments I have made in areas I am passionate about with teams I believe in that are building great products.


Given my passion and interest in fostering communities, my direct investments focus on products and services that bring people together across the hospitality industry.

  • Entertainment

    • BangOn!NYC - A Brooklyn-based event production company with a special portfolio of distinctive dance music & art gatherings with a loyal community of tastemakers. It's feature event, Elements Arts & Music Festival is multi-day camping festival in Lakewood, PA with over 5,000 in attendance.

    • Treefort Music Hall - A music venue in downtown Boise started and managed by the team behind Treefort.

  • Food & Beverage

    • The Fried Rice Collective - A DC-based restaurant group whose brands include CHiKO (fast casual Chinese/Korean), Anju (a contemporary Korean restaurant and pub), and Mandu (homestyle Korean fare). Anju was rated the top restaurant in Washington, DC by Washingtonian in 2020. Two of TFRC's chefs are James Beard nominees.

    • Iron Mule - Coffee roasters based in Boise, ID focused on direct sourcing.

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)

Given my background and experience in SaaS, I have direct investments in several Idaho-based startups and nationwide investment early stage (Seed/A) funds.

I'm also an active member of Trolley House Ventures, an angel group in Boise.