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ID 44042

Nitin Khanna

Investor

Nitin is CEO of MergerTech an investment bank focused on $5MM - $100MM IT M&A. Prior to that he founded @saber in 1997 and sold it to @eds for $460MM in 2007.
http://about.me/nkhanna

ID 624

Robert Kapela

Investor

Robert is a serial entrepreneur and active Angel investor. Recent investments; @starsightings, @connect-me, Valant Medical, Revel, @nfluence, etc..

ID 62191

Rich Schmelzer

Investor

Founder @geopalz, @jibbitz-for-crocs • Investor @precog, @simple-energy, Fellow @nike-accelerator, Founder @iparchive,

ID 81728

Don Spear

President & CEO, @opensesame Inc.

ID 9588

Drew Bernard

Investor

Founder and CEO @actionsprout; Independent Angel; Oregon Angel Fund 2009-2013.

ID 85759

Eric Doebele

Investor

Seed and growth stage investor, advisor, and board member.

ID 230392

Ran Raviv

Investor

Founder @from-estee-s-kitchen • Worked at @iberdrola, @ormat-technologies • Studied at @mit-sloan-school-of-management, @university-of-buckingham

ID 73727

Pete Grillo

Investor

CEO @iterasi. Past:Co-founded 3 startups, Successful exit on the first 2 & the 3rd (@iterasi) is growing nicely. On the Boards of a few Portland-area startups.

ID 40783

Matt Haughey

Investor

Founder, @metafilter Network, Inc.

ID 39079

Jason Seats

Investor

Managing Director @techstars • Co-founder @slicehost (acq by @rackspace)

ID 25782

Angela Jackson

Investor

Managing Dir./Fund Manager Bridge City Ventures-Portland Seed Fund

ID 478

Drew Smith

Investor

Angel Investor. Extensive investing, corporate development, and strategy experience in senior roles at @intel-capital, McKinsey, and Tripwire.

ID 4073

Merrick

Investor

Founder, @music-impacts. General Partner, @merrickhanna-ventures. Chairman, @tangible-worldwide. Worked w/ Mosaic, Flash, Urchin, and top ad agencies.
http://medium.com/@MayorRock

ID 227761

Daniel Weller

Investor

20 Yr Silicon Valley veteran, Founder / Cofounder of Lean Startups - Remedy Corporation ($1.5M to $1B), Helpstream/Pathworks. Founding CEO Concept to Series A (4 on 6M) with top-tier VC, Deep Engineering Background with Startup Executive Experience.

ID 4371

Jesse Thomas

Jesse Thomas is the Founder of @jess3 – a creative interactive agency specializing in Social Media Data Visualization.
http://blog.jess3.com

ID 156842

Scott Kveton

Investor


ID 40363

Wade Brooks

Investor

Exec. Dir. Willamette Angel Fund, Prof. at Willamette MBA, serial entrepreneur. My mission is to make entrepreneurs.

ID 82904

Tom Sperry

Investor

Founder @rogue-venture-partners

ID 103979

Jenn Lynch

Investor

Venture Partner at @portlandseedfund, founder & partner at @upstart-labs, formerly of @kronos-incorporated and @yahoo. @columbia-business-school School 2003.

ID 8182

Peter Kirwan

Investor

CEO of Collexion, Inc., Entrepreneur in Res. at @neustar. CSO of @webmetrics, sold to @neustar. Founder @servercast, Sold to CMGi/Navisite, CTO through IPO.

ID 21536

Alex Payne

Investor

Former CTO of @simple, Platform Lead and early employee at @twitter. I do technical consulting for early-stage startups, write, and travel.
https://al3x.net/

ID 8124

John Vanhara

Investor

Founder @shipito, @fazole-cz • Worked at @eastbiz-corporation

ID 67409

Patrick Lightbody

Founder of @browsermob (acquired by @neustar) and @hostedqa (acquired by Compuware/Gomez). Eye towards enterprise and productivity software. CS @ @university-of-california-san-diego.

ID 203700

Brian Vierra

Investor

Founder @phat-tire-ventures, @embers-asia • Investor @netriver

ID 81695

Jamie Beckland

Investor

Digital Roustabout

ID 214740

Joshua Sams

Investor

Founder @geniusly (500 Startups) • Investor @engager • CTO @collegefrog • CEO @sprowtt-marketplace (TechCrunch 50) • @harvard-university University

ID 135106

Henry Nothhaft, Jr.

Investor

Founder, Board Director & Chief Product Officer @ Trapit

ID 67810

Scott Krager

Investor

Competitive SEO for 7 years. Speaker at SMX, Affiliate Summit. Contributor to Search Engine Journal.
https://blog.serps.com

ID 27109

Richard Sass

Investor

Founder/CEO iSense (sold to Bayer), Founder/CEO MicroHelix (sold to St. Jude), Founder CWF

ID 183665

R. Scott Doan

Investor

Accomplished sales leader. Worked at @janrain, @knowledgeadvisors @skillsoft • Studied at @oregon-state-university

ID 120377

Dave Savage

Investor

Working hard to innovate with mobile technology. Founded SmartReply and solid it to Soundbite + Purchased mSnap and solid to Marketron and now reinventing the mortgage experience with Mortgage Coach

ID 219551

Anarghya Vardhana

Investor

Shifting paradigms, building & providing access to socially responsible tech, helping startups grow. Product manager, investor, entrepreneur.

ID 2461

Daniel Reeves

Investor

Investor in @appjet aka Etherpad. Cofounder of @beeminder (Portland Seed Fund company).
http://messymatters.com

ID 16881

Bob Greenberg

@pixelworks co-founder and former CTO [NASDAQ: PXLW]. Angel investor with Oregon Angel Fund (OAF) and Tech Coast Angels.

ID 10894

Nick Farina

Investor

Founder, @meridian and @spotlightmobile. Webby Award-winning designer/developer of mobile apps. Computer Science+HCI, Cornell.
http://nfarina.com

ID 129306

David Liebreich

Investor

Founded @imobile-inc, @ehealthcare-inc. Owner @imobile, President @ehealthcare, Brand Manager @procter-gamble

ID 59251

Ken Brown

Investor in @hygeia-personal-care-products.

ID 210665

Steve Giannini

Investor

Software executive & entrepreneur • President @opal-1 • Founder @alliance-network-group, @alliance-pr • Worked at @cnet-networks, @kpmg, @kpmg Consulting LLC

ID 637813

Allen Alley

Investor

We spend our lives turning dreams into memories. At the end, we will audit our lives based on the memories we make. We help you make memories.

ID 57414

Graham McFarland

A practicing entrepreneur, knee deep in his fifth start-up. Successfully built, funded and exited multiple companies ranging from $10K to over $10M in sales.
http://cinegif.wordpress.com/

ID 142087

Lauren Wallace

Investor

Worked at @apple, @microsoft • Investor @glider-acquired-by-fpx

ID 96612

Scott Grout

Investor

Scott is former Pres. & CEO of RadiSys, a $400M, 1,200 person, publicly traded co. that develops SW/HW platforms for telecom and mil/aero mkts. MBA MIT Sloan.

ID 40154

David Moser

Retired high tech executive (Tektronix, ESI, @axian). @massachusetts-institute-of-technology Aerospace 1972. Market analysis and angel investing.

ID 82133

Eli Rubel

Investor

Co-Founder & CEO @glider-acquired-by-fpx (Acq., Feb. 2014). Coffee enthusiast, motorcyclist. Now VP of Products and Innovation at FPX.

ID 257420

Gavin White

Investor

Big, playful presence. Clarity. Purpose. Vision. Well-connected. Knows things about stuff. Solves problems.

ID 677681

Jakob Knightly

Investor

founded rikimu

ID 80964

Pinky Gonzales

Investor

Founder and investor in multiple tech startups ranging from entertainment industry to education. Advisor @ LinkedIn and multi-year mentor at PIE PDX.

ID 467014

Robby Russell

Investor

Founding partner of Planet Argon, a web design and development agency in Portland, Oregon.

ID 222150

Alex Rosati

Investor


ID 34223

Tim Barkow

Product-focused, entrepreneurial UI/UX designer and front-end developer. Co-founder @smith-magazine storytelling communities. Currently at @goldstar helping to improve our members happiness.
http://robotloveskitten.com

ID 38659

Jason White

Investor

Managing Director, Wieden + Kennedy Shanghai. Former Nike Global Account Director at W+K Portland.

ID 305892

Naveen Valeti

Investor

Founded and managing VRN JOBS LLC, a technology & management consulting firm based in Portland Oregon. I bring around 9 years of tech & mgmt consulting experience.

ID 331554

Kevin Eagan

Investor

Serial corporate entrepreneur, advisor, investor. Co-founder Sidewalk.com (sold to Ticketmaster), eHome (merged with Windows Division), MS Online Stores.

ID 34805

Gene Anderson

Investor

Gene brings 10+ years of experience as CEO, team leader, and digital strategist, as well as high level management expertise.
http://exploringopportunity.blogspot.com/

ID 118052

Jeff Curl

Investor

CFO / COO at Summit Benefit & Actuarial Services, Inc.

ID 7529

Ricky Engelberg

Investor

Sr. Experience Director for Nike+

ID 184291

Rodney Trepess

Investor

Investor @vemm • Studied at @university-of-washington, @bastyr-university

ID 229919

JoAnn Huff

Investor


ID 79925

Steve Davis

Investor

Partner, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

ID 295150

Michael Long

Serial Entrepreneur

ID 184021

Huston Hedinger

Investor

Founder Wikisway • Studied at @university-of-oregon, @monterey-institute-of-international-studies, background in Private Equity. Active Angel investor @ newworldinnovation.com

ID 131081

Brian Batchelder

Investor

Technology geek. One of first 5000 iOS developers. 30 years of software development experience.
http://briansbrain.biz

ID 20569

Ron Groenendaal

Founder of Bridge9, COO of Ionx, COO of Zfone, co-founder of Yonja, COO of Everyday, and COO of Get2Net.

ID 506648

Nick LaFond

Investor

Connecting great Ideas with Money.. @WasteLessLiving @Empress_Secret VC @nlfventures | Investor | Entrepreneur | Startup Advisor | War Veteran | Thought Leader

ID 25392

Louis Doctor

Investor

CEO and founder of Golfclubs.com, a fast growing specialty retailer. Company revenues will reach $8M in 2012, the second full year of operation.

ID 399794

Paul Reiter

Investor

Enterprise SaaS-based IT sales for 8 yrs, former record label owner, marketing/PR agency experience as well.

ID 666343

David Allen

Investor

Working technologist and consultant to investors and early stage entrepreneurs. 3 successful exits working with one of the hottest startups in the valley.

ID 18984

Glenn Smith

Investor

Portland Venture Group

ID 94387

David Officer

Investor

Investor, HR Leader, and talent scout.

ID 117120

Haren Myneni

Investor


ID 230319

Glen Myers

Investor


ID 131107

Dennis Powers

Investor


ID 261097

Ryan Cooper

Investor

Proven leader in the interactive entertainment space. Executive Producer at Turn 10 Studios / Microsoft. Adviser to @dash.

ID 489306

Duane Bietz

Investor

Retired Cardio Thoracic surgeon. Consultant to Regence Blue Cross, Holland America Line and Portlandd Adventist Medical Center.

ID 638246

Hunter Young

Investor

Worked as a business banker / commercial lender. Started private practice audiology company. Started real estate investment company. Looking to diversify.

ID 489504

Dr. Timothy Clark

Investor

Entrepreneur, NEXT-certified entrepreneurship trainer, and author whose books have sold half a million copies in 26 languages.

ID 204701

Maziar Mahboubian

Investor

MBA @willamette-university University

ID 495020

Dot Williams

Investor

Worked at @unilever, @jonathan-product-llc • Investor @brickstr • Studied at @university-of-oregon

ID 61744

Stephen Saltzman

Investor

Investor in @jajah, @aeroscout, @ozmo-devices, @invisage, @airmagnet.

ID 33467

Alex Salazar


ID 219742

Sunil Jain

Investor

Sr Mgr @ Intel, Co-Chair @ NFC Forum SIG, ex-Founder/CEO Span. Innovation & passion drive me. To me action is eloquence and perseverance is genius
http://software.intel.com/en-us/blogs/2012/10/26/three-nfc-news-items-caught-my-attention-periodicals-by-sunil-1-0

ID 439776

Jay Peterson

Investor

Founder of a quant hedge fund & computer-assisted drug design lab. AI. Making sense of information in a chaotic world. San Francisco, Portland, Seattle.

ID 254923

Nathan McDonald

Investor

CEO @keiretsu-capital President @keiretsu-forum-northwest with over 300 angel investor members. Studied @university-of-washington, President @university-of-washington Entre Alumni Net

ID 372903

Bruce Kerr

Investor

A founder of The Partners Group, Bruce exemplifies dedication to clients, employees, family and community. His leadership extends beyond The Partners Group into many worthwhile organizations. He is president of the Down Syndrome Network Oregon Board and s

ID 320019

Beth Mercante

Investor

Founder Over 40 Females, @ludian-llc • Worked at @grubb-ellis, @aig-investments • Investor @over-40-females • Studied at @university-of-washington

ID 53821

Kevin Savetz

CEO of Savetz Publishing. Been online since 300 baud, baby.

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