President at Hicrowd Inc
EIR at VegasTechFund
Entrepreneur, VC, Angel Investor, Mentor, World Changer, WEF Tech Pioneer, TED Speaker
Founded 3 internet companies. All successful. Last company @leadclick-media took no investment and sold for $200mm. Currently, running a Hedge Fund & Angel Fund.
Founder @virtual-project-manager-inc, @webaplex-marketing-inc • Worked at @ge-capital, @toys-r-us-inc • Studied at @illinois-state-university, @devry-university
Founder @globix, @armour-residential-reit (NYSE:ARR) @javelin-mortgage-investment-corp (NYSE: JMI) • Studied at @babson-college @new-york-university
Co-Founded Kurtzman Carson Consultants in 2001, grew it to over $100mm top line and sold in 2009 achieving IRR of over 100%. Board Member and or Investor in multiple start-up and private equity companies including Victory Park Capital, Skywell, Cash Fact
Managing Member Park One Capital, Single Family Office.
Founding Partner of k5 Venture Accelerator
TedX Orange Coast Advisor
Tech entrepreneur and enthusiast.
Don Basile, CEO, BOD Violin Memory (NYSE: VMEM): CEO,Chairman BOD Fusion-io: Angel Investor, BOD RiverMeadow: Chairman BOD, Investor BizzBlizz, Ph.D EE Stanford
VP of Talent @originate, Founder at LassenGroup
Special Advisor @gsr-ventures
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Co-Founder & CEO @laicos-1, creators of Fuse.
CEO of @zappos
Team member of @chompie.