Jesse Draper

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Jesse Draper
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Born Jessica Cook Draper
(1986-01-05) January 5, 1986 (age 32)
Nationality American
Occupation Founding Partner at Halogen Ventures
Years active present
Employer Halogen Ventures
Notable work The Naked Brothers Band, The Valley Girl Show
Spouse(s) Brian MacInnes
Parent(s) Timothy C. Draper and Melissa Lee (Parker) Draper[1]
Internet information
Web alias(es) halogenventures
Web hosting service(s) YouTube
Signature phrase "I'm like the Valley Girl"
Website halogenvc.com

Jessica Cook "Jesse" Draper is an American talk show host, investor, and former actress, who is founding partner of Halogen Ventures.

The daughter of Silicon Valley venture capitalist Timothy C. Draper, Draper began her career as an actress. Her first notable role was on the Nickelodeon series The Naked Brothers Band, which starred her cousins Nat Wolff and Alex Wolff and was created by her aunt Polly Draper.[2] She created a web show called The Valley Girl Show and is its host, writer, and producer.[3] She later attended UCLA.[4] In May 2014, Draper signed a distribution deal with Cox Media Group to broadcast her talk show, The Valley Girl Show, in Northern California and Seattle.[5][6]

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
1993 Broken Promises: Taking Emily Back Homeless Girl uncredited
2006 The Naked Brothers Band: The Movie Herself
American Dreams Bandstand Girl 1 episode
2007–09 The Naked Brothers Band Herself 40 episodes
2009 Ticket Out Bank Teller
2010 The Mighty Macs Mrs.Ballard

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://www.nytimes.com/1982/08/15/style/melissa-lee-parker-becomes-the-bride-of-timothy-cook-draper-in-california.html
  2. ^ Laura M. Holson (June 29, 2012). "That Wacky Silicon Valley". The New York Times Company. Retrieved May 5, 2014. 
  3. ^ Sacks, Danielle (June 14, 2012). "Can VCs Be Bred? Meet The New Generation In Silicon Valley's Draper Dynasty". Fast Company & Inc. Mansueto Ventures, LLC. Retrieved May 5, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Meet Jesse". Halogen Ventures. Retrieved 3 March 2017. 
  5. ^ Swisher, Kara (May 5, 2014). ""Valley Girl" Creator Jesse Draper Strikes Deal for New Talk Show With Cox". Re/code. Revere Digital LLC. Retrieved May 5, 2014. 
  6. ^ "The rise of femtech: women, technology, and Trump". VentureBeat. Retrieved 2017-03-01. 

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