Dave Eisenberg of Zigg Capital on Investing in the Future of Real Estate Technology

Dave Eisenberg is Founding Partner at Zigg Capital, a venture capital firm investing in real estate and construction technology. In part one of this episode, Dave and Daniel discuss innovations in real estate technology, investing in talent, and the future of physical retail.
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October 29, 2021
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Before founding Zigg Capital, Dave Eisenberg was an early employee or founder at several successfully acquired companies.
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“Great founders never stop recruiting.”Dave Eisenberg

Dave Eisenberg (@Eisenberg) is Founding Partner at Zigg Capital, a venture capital firm investing in real estate and construction technology. Before founding Zigg, Dave spent twelve years as an operator at Bonobos, TellApart, Floored, and CBRE. He started his career at Bain & Company, then moved on to found Red Swan Ventures.

To listen to Dave’s bonus interview and learn more about his habits, routines, and inspirations,, click here.

For more, explore the transcript of this episode.


Chapters in Part 1 of this interview:

  • Dave’s background and founding Zigg Capital
  • Lessons about the Chief of Staff role
  • A long-term view of early investments
  • Investing in talent
  • Considerations when creating the cap table
  • Innovations in technology for real estate, retail, and healthcare
  • The future of physical retail
  • Investing in automation

Links from Part 1

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