Boxcar Advisors

We support and navigate founders across the business landscape as efficiently and effectively as possible.

By applying proven, repeatable processes to building and exiting emerging companies, we help startup leadership teams generate life-changing outcomes.

Who We Are

Since the early 2000’s, Boxcar’s founders have built, managed, grown and exited multiple startups in the creative technology and media industries.

We’ve raised capital from individual and institutional investors, sold products and services to some of the world’s largest companies, and generated hundreds of millions of dollars in enterprise value.

We’ve made many mistakes, we’ve celebrated many successes and we’re now applying our experience to supporting select founders as they navigate the opaque and nuanced paths of growing a startup.

Having started, managed, operated, acquired and sold multiple businesses, we recognized a ubiquitous lack of trusted, unbiased advisors that actually support founders at the most critical inflection points of their business.

How We Do

That’s why we participate in every facet of our clients’ process they ask us to support; from pitch decks to financial models, investor intros to term sheet negotiations, branding to product management, go-to-market to Mergers & Acquisitions.

We’ve been through the gauntlet and help founders avoid painful (often deadly) mistakes, calibrating against the proven metrics of success that we have come to recognize as central to every business we’ve been involved with to-date. 

While every founding team is unique and every startup business has its own differentiation, the fundamentals of starting, growing and existing a successful company are the same.

Boxcar Advisors helps navigate founders across the business landscape as efficiently and effectively as possible to help generate life-changing outcomes.

Industry Focus

Experiential & Immersive Media

Immersive media refers to new ways of interacting with content and transforming the digital experience by merging sight, sound, and touch. The future of human interaction with devices is now strongly linked to the development of immersive technologies.

Creative Technologies

Creative technology is an interdisciplinary field where design, art, and computing combine. As technology is revolutionizing creativity, we help creative technology businesses increase accessibility and encourage more people to engage in exploring this field.


Since technology now plays a central role in all marketing, MarTech businesses are uniquely positioned to capture substantial market share by developing and adhering to focused product and growth strategies that attack targeted industry segments.


Done right, AdTech automates the connection of data, content, audiences, and distribution channels. By developing and executing against a clear “data + creativity” strategy, AdTech businesses can simultaneously add value to brands and the consumers they service, transforming cost centers into revenue drivers.

Digital Publishing

Digital publishing supports the creation and distribution of online content, the heartbeat of all Creative Technology, MarTech, AdTech and Media output. By drawing from best practices in visual design, visual literacy and content strategy, digital publishing software now has the ability to bridge siloed industries and drive rapid growth.

Branding & Visual Identity

Strong branding and visual identity establish indelible connectivity between companies and their customers. By developing and applying effective branding and visual identity across all touchpoints (product, marketing & advertising, customer experience & support), emerging businesses can rapidly achieve “household name” status, catapulting growth via strategic differentiation from first to last touch.

What We Do


Early Stage Consulting


Founder Coaching & Advising


Investment Capital Strategy


M&A Strategy


Product Strategy, Development & Roadmapping


Financial Modeling


Budgeting & Forecasting


Investor Matchmaking

Contact Us

San Francisco, CA | New York, NY