Cole Petersen · 13 hours ago · 2 min read · Insights via Ari Paul
Anthony “Pomp” Pompliano is an American entrepreneur, investor, and U.S. Army veteran. He is, with Jason A. Williams, co-founder and Managing Partner at Full Tilt Capital, an early-stage venture capital fund and Morgan Creek Digital Assets.
Pompliano graduated from Cardinal Gibbons High School. After high school, he attended Bucknell University where he received his Bachelor of Arts double majoring in economics and sociology.
Pompliano served in the U.S. Army as a sergeant from March 2006 to August 2012. During his service, Pomp was deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom (2008-2009). He was The Distinguished Leader Graduate of the Warrior Leader Course and a Commandant’s List Graduate of Infantry Leadership School.
In January 2013, Pompliano founded Digaforce, a social media intelligence platform for demographic information based on unfiltered, social content. The company was acquired in December 2013 by Strategic Link Partners.
He then joined Facebook in 2014 to lead the Growth & Engagement team for Facebook Pages. In August 2015, Pomp was recruited to start and lead the Growth Team at Snapchat
Full Tilt Capital, an early stage venture capital fund, was founded by Pomp and Jason Williams in August 2016. They invested in 22 deals in the first 90 days of the fund.
He is the son of Tony Pompliano, Founder of ANEXIO, a company that offers large scale Infrastructure as a service solution to businesses.