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ID 66013

Brian Grigsby

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General Partner at @corsa-ventures

ID 143346

Robin Reyes

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Founder @mita Ventures, • Worked @Silvergate Bank, @ministry of Finance and Public Credit (Mexico) • Studied @harvard, Advisor @manattjones

ID 99574

Cotter Cunningham

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RetailMeNot CEO/Founder [SALE]. Former COO Bankrate [RATE].

ID 223623

Central Texas Angel Network

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One of the most active angel networks in the US; investing in Texas entrepreneurs

ID 172674

Michael Trafton

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On my 3rd successful bootstrapped tech company. Investor/Mentor at @Capital Factory. Advisor to several Austin startups. CS Rice University.

ID 246

Kip McClanahan

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Founder @broadjump (IPO), over six startups returned $800m in shareholder equity
http://www.reoverthinking.com

ID 29363

Robert Afshar

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Founded 3 internet companies. All successful. Last company @leadclick-media took no investment and sold for $200mm. Currently, running a Hedge Fund & Angel Fund.

ID 172619

Justin Jensen

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Technologist. Photographer. Entrepreneur.

ID 1151

Rick Wittenbraker

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CMO at @howler-brothers-2, Partner/Co-founder of @stage-one-capital. Multiple start-ups, former private equity. Marketer and fisherman at heart.

ID 53917

Jason Traff

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Investor @bisonwood . Founded @leaky (Acq 2013). @y-combinator alum, @massachusetts-institute-of-technology dropout . Former pro gamer, ultramarathon runner.
http://459pm.com

ID 35393

Morgan Flager

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I've been a partner with Silverton since 2006. Prior to Silverton, I worked with FTV Capital in San Francisco. I was a entrepreneur with Kintana and Ingrian.

ID 28282

Howard Marks

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co-founder Activision ATVI $14B cap, founder @acclaim-games (sold to @playdom). Founder and managing partner @startenginela LA's largest accelerator.

ID 2100

Bradley C. Harrison

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Founder/Managing Partner @scout-ventures; early-stage VC focused on media, tech, and entertainment. Focused on great people; @massachusetts-institute-of-technology, @mit-sloan-school-of-management '01; USMA '94; Airborne Ranger

ID 281671

Cameron Drummond

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Founded Mastodon Capital Management, and run a hedge fund. BS & ME in engineering from Cornell; MBA from UCLA. Live in Austin, TX.

ID 114266

Sean Lane

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Chairman of the Board of @bts Corporation, @betamore, Digital Harbor Foundation, Lane Capital, @crosschx, and @ostp-ventures.

ID 936

Yvonne Tocquigny

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CEO and founder of @tocquigny, an internationally recognized digital marketing firm. 3 year mentor for Capital Factory
http://www.17stories.com

ID 181143

Matthew Kimball

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Investor @doctorbase, @gablit

ID 58679

Kerry Rupp

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CEO of @dreamit-ventures. Founded Holiday Golightly. Worked @allrecipes.com @jobster @classmates.com @lexisnexis. Studied at @harvard-business-school, @duke-university

ID 1701

Ebetuel (Beto) Pallares

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Worked at @at-kearney • Investor @lead Investor in Edioma Inc., @lead Investor in Fiberio Technology Corp. • Studied at @brandeis-university (Econ), UTEP PhD Intl Business

ID 127079

Patrick Duncan

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Vice President , Business & Market Development at Cognite

ID 390075

Ben Gaddis

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Innovation lead at T3. TechStars mentor. Angel investor.

ID 183919

Jeff Gemperle

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20 years in technology sales. Helped start enterprise sales team for Winternals (purchased by Microsoft); Alliance sales manager for Sonicwall/Dell leading to Dell's purchase of Sonicwall; investor in SubtleData

ID 117651

Sam Onat Yilmaz

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Managing Partner @dapps-fund-i Board Member @mastercoin-foundation ED @bitangels Triple Major('10) & MS Engineering ('12) @johns-hopkins-university

ID 381285

Taleeb Noormohamed

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Seasoned, strategic tech entrepreneur and investor; strong experience working with startups to multibillion $ market cap companies. @princeton, @oxford.

ID 403006

Taylor Benefield

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Work at @trinet • Studied at @texas-tech-university VP @bsfund Investor @aceable

ID 423373

JD Weinstein

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@capitalfactory , Previously @UTHorizonFund

ID 102834

Andy Ambrose

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ID 116601

Jacob Shea

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Entrepreneur in Residence & Senior Associate at @monthly-ventures-1 , Software Architect turned Agency GM / CIO / CDO, Founder of Digital Boss.
http://www.startupmonthly.com/

ID 95565

Gregory O. Welch

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Partner, Ingk Labs

ID 131298

Ryan Cush

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VP of Business Development, Food on the Table

ID 101899

John Curtis

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CEO at @quotient-solutions-inc

ID 46651

Brandon Marker

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Analyst @techstars. Previously @microventures-1.

ID 1596

Bill Clark

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ID 522810

Kurt Wilkin

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Founded The Controller Group (sold to Tatum), founded HireBetter to help high growth companies scale, angel investor, advisor, YPO officer and board member

ID 461045

Joe Ross

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Joe Ross is President and Co-Founder of CSID, with more than 15 years of experience in managing and directing corporate operations on an international level. Ross is responsible for all aspects of global operations, sales, marketing and client services fo

ID 33226

Chris Gillan

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Serial entrepreneur, investor, consultant. Co-Founder & VP Business Development of Gazzang.

ID 224171

Manoj Saxena

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MD, The Entrepreneur's Fund. Former GM, @ibm Watson ; Founder & CEO @webify (Acquired by IBM) @Exterprise (Acquired by Commerce One). Board Member @ Various

ID 292828

Josh Kivenko

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Fortune 500 Marketing Executive and investor for a privately held fund. Looking to invest in dynamic people with ideas that solve real-world problems.

ID 568203

Shahzil Shaz Amin

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Founder @blue-track-media, @plugged-inc • Managing Partner at @karlani-capital
http://shahzil.com

ID 632030

Tom Inman

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12+ years of venture capital investing experience at Limestone and Gefinor Ventures. Focus on early stage investing in software & tech-enabled services.

ID 682376

Thomas Fredell

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Founded CTV, sold to IntraLinks. Grew IntraLinks to acquisition and later IPO (NYSE:IL). UVA undergrad, Wharton MBA.

ID 24685

Hector Ruiz-Cardenas

Fmr Chmn/CEO AMD, Trustee Rand Corp and Rice U, Presidents Council of Advisors in Sci/Tech

ID 434633

Joe Freedman

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Founder of two businesses sold to publicly-traded companies. CEO of four companies listed on the Inc. 500/5000, eight times. Start-up to exit multiple times.

ID 467454

Fehzan Ali

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Founder Adscend Media , @macrobucks

ID 329080

Michael Marshall

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Founder @weeli • Studied at @university-of-texas-at-austin-1

ID 133646

Eric Clymer

Investor

Leading Mobile at Rocket.

ID 591617

Jai Mehta

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Serial Entrepreneur and Angel investor in Healthcare, Oil & Gas, and Technology; Chicago Booth MBA, Practicing Anesthesiologist, Acute Pain Medicine Specialist

ID 195335

Jay R. Stanka

Investor

Internet TV & Social Media, Humanitarian Assistance, Special Forces, Platform Development, Global Human Networks, Disaster Relief, Medical & Corporate Diplomacy

ID 271946

Paul Rafalowski

Investor

~20 year software veteran with strong executive, sales, marketing and technical background

ID 242394

Venture Scholar

Mentoring leaders from top graduate schools across the country via access and review of Start-ups.

ID 137989

Dennis Carpenter

Investor


ID 238902

Akash Bansal

Investor

Interested in early -stage startups (seed to pre-series A)

ID 425296

Roy Sosa

Investor

Co-Founder: MPOWER Ventures, NetSpend (NTSP), REV Worldwide. Advisor, CGAP. Chairman, MPOWER Foundation. Co-Founder, Empowerment Lab @ Harvard. CGI Member.

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