LUXr delivers practical tools to entrepreneurs around the world.

Every company has the ability to build products that customers love. We believe that great products are a result of an unrelenting focus on the end-user experience and effective product development practices and principles.

Founders

Janice Fraser
Founder & CEO

Janice is a celebrated entrepreneur and startup coach whose visionary work has transformed how startups position, validate and deliver their products and services. With over 20 years in product leadership and experience design, Janice has extraordinary skill in guiding product to focus on the critical areas needed to achieve success.

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Jason Fraser
Founder & International Business Development Lead

Jason’s expertise in operations, fulfillment and international relations ensures that LUXr products fill the needs of growing global markets. Jason builds the worldwide distribution network and develops partnerships that benefit both customers and LUXr.

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Kate Rutter
Co-Founder and Head of Product

Kate is a designer, strategist, maker and mentor. Kate brings user experience, visual facilitation and strategic coaching skills to LUXr, and focuses on design and development of the product portfolio and fostering team culture.

Meet the Whole team

The entire LUXr team is deeply involved in the startup, entrepreneur and product design communities. We speak at conferences and lead workshops, blog, and share ideas broadly.

Meet the Team

Investors

500 Startups

500 Startups is a new kind of seed fund and startup accelerator that believes successful internet startups are born from usable design, customer-focused metrics, and online distribution.

500.co

Allen Morgan

Allen was a managing director at Mayfield from 1999 until 2008, focusing on investments in consumer Internet. He currently represents Mayfield on the boards of Blackarrow, Deca and Tagged. He is also on the board of Idealab.

www.linkedin.com/in/allenlmorgan

Idealab : Marcia and Bill Gross

Bill Gross started Idealab in 1996 to create, build and operate companies that challenge the status quo.

www.idealab.com

Mitch Kapor & Freada Kapor Klein, Kapor Capital

Through Kapor Capital we make investments in information technology-focused, seed-stage startups that create positive social impact, along with economic value. Tech-enabled dynamics we look for include:

  • Closing gaps of access and opportunity in education, healthcare, and the workplace
  • Promoting disruptive innovations which democratize whole sectors by empowering marginalized individuals and groups
www.kaporcapital.com

Advisors

Adam Rifkin

Adam Rifkin is co-founder and CEO of PandaWhale, an online community of interesting things and people. He is also co-founder of a 6000-person network of startup founders and engineers called 106 miles, which meets monthly in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, and Southern California.

500.co

Allen Morgan

Allen was a managing director at Mayfield from 1999 until 2008, focusing on investments in consumer Internet. He currently represents Mayfield on the boards of Blackarrow, Deca and Tagged. He is also on the board of Idealab.

www.linkedin.com/in/allenlmorgan

Eric Ries

Eric Ries is the creator of the Lean Startup methodology, author of the best-selling book The Lean Startup and author of the popular entrepreneurship blog Startup Lessons Learned. He previously co-founded and served as Chief Technology Officer of IMVU. In 2007, BusinessWeek named Ries one of the Best Young Entrepreneurs of Tech and in 2009 he was honored with a TechFellow award in the category of Engineering Leadership.

www.idealab.com

Gina Bianchini

Gina Bianchini is CEO of privately-funded Palo Alto start-up MightyBell. Prior to MightyBell, Gina was CEO of Ning, which she co-founded with Marc Andreessen. Since leaving Ning in March 2010, she has been an executive in residence at the Andreesen Horowitz venture firm. Bianchini holds a B.A. from Stanford University and an M.B.A from Stanford Business School.

www.kaporcapital.com

Contact

LUXr, Inc.
3435 Cesar Chavez, suite 225
San Francisco, CA 94110

info [at] luxr.co