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Mobile to Mobile - Personal Data Lending

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Mobile
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2013
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

MobileHandshake creates an easy to use unified address book and calendar. It allows people to connect and lend across multiple social networks while retaining ownership of their personal data. Everything stays private and nothing is stored in the cloud. It is perfect for families and friends, small groups and professional organizations. Our mission is to simply empower people to lend personal data securely from their mobile device.


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    John Papazian
    Chief Executive Officer

    John Papazian is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at MobileHandshake.
    Prior to founding MHS, John served as Managing Director and CTO at JMP Securities, a full service brokerage firm in San Francisco. He successfully built the technology platform giving JMP a competitive advantage in Trading, Capital Markets, and Research. Prior to JMP, he served in senior IT management positions at OffRoad Capital, FHLBSF, and Robertson Stephens.

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    Doc McDonald
    Chief Operating Officer

    Doc McDonald, our COO, successfully helped numerous early stage companies from initial product development to capital raising and marketing/corporate finance strategies. In 1996, he led AT&T’s first, management buyout of a division, with management. The company became Commvault Systems with a $1.4B Mkt Cap. In 1997, he founded Sports Express, an online golf club and ski shipping business. The architecture became the basis for

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    David Harmer
    Chief Revenue Officer

    David Harmer has been at the intersection of content, marketing, technology and media for more than 20 years, having been VP Sales of a billion dollar private media company, numerous well-funded startups and also as COO US Operations at a global leading advertising agency specializing in digital advertising and lead generation for technology companies. Mr. Harmer has had P&L responsibility in excess of $60 million from both top and bottom lines.


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    Mark Malachowski
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    Burt R. Shapiro

Previous Investors

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    Galbraith Ventures