Jacob Cohen, Detroit Venture Partners
Jacob is a Partner at Detroit Venture Partners, a seed and early stage venture capital firm in Downtown Detroit, formed by partners Josh Linkner, Dan Gilbert and Brian Hermelin. Jacob joined DVP as employee #1 at the fund’s inception in November 2010. He currently sits on the boards of several DVP portfolio companies.
Jacob has significant entrepreneurial experience, most notably as co-founder and CEO of Ugrub.com (formerly eatblue.com at University of Michigan). Prior to joining DVP, Jacob led technology investments for the Wolverine Venture Fund in Ann Arbor. He is a proud Wolverine, holding an MBA, Law degree, and Bachelors degree, all from from the University of Michigan.