NBA star Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors closed out the first day of Disrupt SF by introducing his new investment arm, , which manages all of his off-court brand partnerships, media, investments, and philanthropy. The company officially launched in June 2018 and has since made eight investments that include , an AI-powered messaging hotel booking assistant; , which is trying to revive itself with a standalone smartphone; and , the formidable esports organization.
At the helm of SC30’s activities is former Nike executive Bryant Barr, who is serving as its current president. SC30’s goal is to fund four to six startups a year and write checks in the six-figure range. In evaluating investments, they prioritize product fit, market traction, and strength of the