Martin Tobias is the CEO of Upgrade Labs. He is a serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and a leader in technology and early-stage investing. He’s been an early investor in over four dozen startups in fast-growing markets as digital media, clean tech, and consumer internet. He now focuses on the emerging intersection of health care, technology, and fitness. Martin received his bachelor’s degree in marketing and computer science from Oregon State University.
He also holds two technology patents. Martin and his companies have been profiled in numerous media outlets including Newsweek, Businessweek, BBC, Entrepreneur, LA Times, CNBC, Fast Company, Business Insider, The Doctors, NPR, Wired, and more. He also starred in the 1998 motorcycle documentary “Biker Dreams”. Martin is involved in a number of charities through the Martin Tobias Family Foundation and blogs at DeepGreenCrystals.com.