Russell Wilson is a passer, a runner, a scrambler. But the Seattle Seahawks quarterback is also an entrepreneur.

His startup, TraceMe, is an app for celebrities to use to connect to their fans. It was founded at Pioneer Square Labs and is run by CEO Jason LeeKeenan, a former executive at Zulily.

The company has investments from Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos, Madrona Venture Group and the co-founders of YouTube, Alibaba, Zulily and Wheels Up.

The idea is to bring fans closer to the people…

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Russell Wilson explains how he got Jeff Bezos to invest in his startup (video)

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