Brett Berson

VP, Platform

Brett joined First Round Capital in 2008 and is currently VP of Platform.

Brett leads First Round's Platform team - which focuses on transforming a collection of individuals companies into a hyper-connected community of entrepreneurs. In addition to building the platform team aggressively over the past 12 months, he has lead initiatives such as Network, the software platform that connects the First Round community online, CEO & CTO Summits, as well as broader Platform strategy.

Prior to joining full time, Brett played an active role on the First Round Team, often working out of his dorm room as an intern while finishing up his undergraduate education.

A graduate of New York University, Brett received his B.S. with highest distinction in economics and film (comes in handy for First Round's holiday videos - which have amassed hundreds of thousands of views).