Vipanj is currently co-founder of KnowLife Ventures and has been a venture capitalist for over 15 years, since he co-founded iSherpa Capital in 2000. He has also been a CEO, building a company whose products have been used by more than 50 Million women, and guiding the business to multiple years of 100% + revenue growth and profitability. Vipanj negotiated all of the customer agreements, including Macy's, CVS, Target, Bloomingdales, Time Inc., Estée Lauder, InStyle, People, CLINIQUE, H&M, Revlon and others.
Vipanj has extensive experience serving on boards and helping guide businesses operationally and strategically. He has also negotiated successful exits for multiple companies and taken companies public.
Vipanj is a former board member of the Colorado Venture Capital Association. He is a recipient of the Howard Hughes Fellowship and has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Southern California.