Healy Jones runs the Financial Strategy for Kruze Consulting. In his spare time he runs online marketing businesses.
Formerly he was a venture capitalist and an executive at VC-backed startups.
Healy ran marketing and part of the sales team for ForUsAll, a Foundation and Ribbit Capital backed FinTech startup. He also was with Sunrun (NASDAQ: RUN) pre and post IPO, running a large part of the marketing team. He also held VP of Marketing and Finance roles with other startups backed by Venrock and other VCs.
He was a venture investor with technology team at Atlas Venture, and started in venture capital with Summit Partners. His career began in investment banking at Hambrecht and Quist (eventually became JP Morgan Chase).
Mon, 4 December 2023
How Startups are using AI
In the rapidly evolving landscape of technology, startups are increasingly turning to artificial intelligence to gain a competitive edge.
Sun, 3 December 2023
Off Balance Sheet Items and Startups
Off balance sheet items are usually spoken of in hushed tones when public companies crash and burn, usually in the haze of opaque financial disclosures.
Tue, 14 November 2023
Startup Valuations in 2023
As the leading CPA firm serving VC-backed startups, we are acutely aware of the trends in startup funding - including valuation trends.
Wed, 25 October 2023
The 'Masters Exemption': A Guide for Startup Founders on Renting Your Own Home to Your Business Tax-Free
The 'Masters Exemption' (also known as the Augusta Exemption or Augusta Rule) allows startup founders to rent their homes to their startups - for legitimate businesses purposes only - for short periods and reap tax benefits.
Sun, 15 October 2023
Unified Accounting and Tax
Why Startups Choose Kruze for Unified Accounting and Tax.
Tue, 5 September 2023
Gusto vs Rippling: a CPA Reviews Both
For founders, picking a payroll system, and knowing how to compare the options, presents an important decision that will matter a lot over time.
Sun, 20 August 2023
Pitch during a downturn - 10 tips that work
As a former VC, I focus on helping Kruze clients pitch venture capitalists - and pitching during a downturn (really, a tech/VC recession) requires special finesse.
Important Tax Dates for Startups