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Board of Directors

Brian Owen

Brian is a general partner at Masthead Venture Partners and is a seasoned technology executive with more than 30 years of experience. He has held various senior leadership positions at companies such as Oracle and Computer Associates and served as CEO for MapInfo where he led them through a successful IPO. He currently serves on the boards of X-IO Technologies, Centric Software, CloudTP, and Full Circle Insights.

Mike Smerklo

Mike is the founder and managing member of True North Ventures. He previously served as the CEO of ServiceSource, the market leader in recurring revenue management. He currently serves on the boards of SPS Commerce, OnRamp, Phlur, and Aria Systems.

Michael de Anda

Michael is the founder and principal of de Anda Capital. Since 1993, he has been investing in privately-held companies such as Asurion, ServiceSource and SunRun.

Michael F. O’Connell

Michael is the head managing director at M2O, Inc. He oversees the assessment of investment opportunities and reviews the ongoing performance of portfolio companies. Michael also sits on the board of American Biosurgical, Inc.

M-K O’Connell

Michael-Kevin (M-K) is a managing director at M2O, Inc. where he is responsible for sourcing and reviewing new investment opportunities as well as monitoring the performance of portfolio companies.

Tim Ludwig

Tim is the founder of Ohana Capital and manages the daily activities of the firm with responsibility for deal sourcing, investment selection, and portfolio monitoring.

Jay Madsen, CEO, Lecorpio

Read his bio here.

Deepak Gagneja, Founder, Lecorpio

Deepak founded Lecorpio in 2006, using proven SaaS design principles to transform intellectual property management through entirely web-based automation. Previously Deepak worked at several technology companies including Oracle, Exigen Group and Kabira, and founded and managed the first CRM software company in India.