Rob Coneybeer

Rob Coneybeer is a managing director and co-founder of Shasta Ventures, an early-stage venture fund in Silicon Valley. He started his career as an aerospace engineer and automotive engine tester before earning his Wharton MBA. Now Coneybeer works with entrepreneurs who are creating disruptive new approaches to mobile and networked devices, as well as technology applications that leverage novel infrastructure technologies in creative ways. His current companies include Nest, Mocana, and Relay Rides.

Past Appearances

Launch Pad: October 9, 2019

Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are joined by Scot Land (President and Co-Founder, Alitheon), Larissa Rocha (Chief Community Officer, Brex), and Dennis McNannay (CEO, Curadite, Inc. ) on the Wednesday, October 9, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Launch Pad: October 2, 2019

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Kirsten Korosec (Senior Reporter, TechCrunch), Stephane Gantchev (Co-Organizer of DigitalK; Partner, LAUNCHub Ventures), and Chad Anderson (Founder & CEO, Space Angels) on the Wednesday, October 2, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Launch Pad: September 11, 2019

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Irena Cronin (CEO, Infinite Retina LLC), Stacey Higginbotham (Editor, The Internet of Things Podcast), and Antonio Garcia Martinez (Author of “Chaos Monkeys”) on the Wednesday, September 11, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Launch Pad: August 28, 2019

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Naveen Jain (CEO, Viome) and Curt Blake (Chief Executive Officer, Spaceflight Inc.) on the Wednesday, August 28, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Launch Pad: August 14, 2019

Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are joined by Joe Heitzeberg (Co-founder and CEO, Crowd Cow), Mike Cessario (Co-founder & CEO, Liquid Death), and AJ Gentile (CEO and Owner, SpeedWeed) on the Wednesday, August 14, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Launch Pad: July 31, 2019

Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are joined by Kurt Seidensticker (Founder & CEO, Vital Proteins), David Stover (CEO & Co-Founder, Bureo Inc), Abhi Ramesh (Founder and CEO, Misfits Market), and Mickey Ashmore (Founder and CEO, Sabah) on the Wednesday, July 31, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Launch Pad: July 24, 2019

Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are joined by Hayley Melidonis (Founder, Total Heliski), Chandra Devam (CEO & Co-Founder, Aris MD), and Max Bruner (Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, Metromile Insurance) on the Wednesday, July 24, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Launch Pad: July 17, 2019

Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are featured on the Wednesday, July 17, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Launch Pad: July 10, 2019

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Chia Chin Lee (CEO and Co-Founder, BigBox VR) on the Wednesday, July 10, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Launch Pad: June 26, 2019

Host Rob Coneybeer is joined by Eric Shuey (Managing Director, Revelstoke Capital Partners) and Robert Meyerson (Former President of Blue Origin; Founder, Delalune Space) on the Wednesday, June 26, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.Read More

Air Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2019

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Hosts Rob Coneybeer and Karl Ulrich are joined by Rich Razgaitis (CEO, FloWater) on the Wednesday, October 30, 2019 edition of Launch Pad.

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