Help founders avoid critical mistakes, secure capital, and build transformative companies
Every Entrada partner has the experience of being a highly successful entrepreneur and understands all stages of building great companies from bootstrap to IPO — something not traditionally found in many VC firms. In addition, the core focus on California Central Coast is the common thread that binds this team, all of whom are committed to bringing awareness and elevating the ecosystem in Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura Counties. It's a special team in an exciting growth region.
Serial technology entrepreneur, co-founded Agility Communications, acquired by JDSU 2005, joined Aurrion as CTO, acquired by Juniper Networks 2016.PhD from UCSB
Founder, Angel Investor, Mentor. 50+ Angel Investments including Apeel Sciences, Procore Technologies, Cytomx Therapeutics, and Truevision Systems.
Nonlinear, unorthodox thinker who excels in storytelling, product design, and early-stage strategic development.
Angel Investor, Founding partner Entrada Ventures Serial Entrepreneur, Startup Mentor and Advisor.