Joe Gardner

Joe is a successful, multi-time founder, investor and business operator with 8 years of experience founding, funding, growing, and selling technology companies. He bootstrapped both his first company, Modasphere (acquired in 2015) and his second company, VentureDevs, selling the first before age 30. Joe’s passion for bringing people together and his business experience led to his creating a prolific network of entrepreneurs, investors and operators in the SoCal, Silicon Valley and Northeast ecosystems.

Joe has a BA from Bowdoin College with additional studies at the London School of Economics and Stockholm University. He is also an alum of the Hotchkiss School. Outside of Advantage Ventures, Joe is the CEO of VentureDevs and an active investor in the crypto space.