Patrick Bumpus oversees marketing operations, investor relations, and is co-director of innovation programs at Impact Venture Capital. In addition to his many roles at Impact, Patrick works with portfolio companies on marketing strategy and growth. Prior to joining Impact Venture Capital, Patrick worked with successful, venture-backed startups such as New Wallet and Rocket Mobile which was acquired by Buongiorno. Rocket Mobile created BREW apps for the likes of Motorola, Verizon Wireless, Samsung, Sony BMG, Qualcomm, National Geographic, Corbis, and others.
Patrick’s experience spans product development, hardware, SaaS, consumer electronics, health& fitness, food & beverage, music tech, media, and entertainment spaces. Patrick has garnered 22 Addy Awards for Video, TV, Web, Social Media, and Music Production.
Patrick studied Psychology at the University of San Francisco and San Jose State where he also minored in Music and holds a graduate certificate in venture capital from TechStars.