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Dave Parker

Seven Peaks Ventures; DKParker, LLC
Venture Partner/Managing Partner
Scaling startups to growth and exit. Dave's career success has included both product and service industries, selling both tangible and intangible technology products and professional services. An Alumnus of the University of Washington, Dave has been recognized by the World Technology Network for Innovation in the Software Industry, Forbes “Best of the Web” and the Puget Sound Business Journal’s “40 under 40”.

Today he serves on the Board of Directors for four NW mid-market companies and as an Advisory Board Member to dozens of early-stage tech companies on the West Coast. His role with these companies is to provide governance, go-to-market strategy and growth advisory in preparation for fundraising and exit strategies. 

For the last 15 years he has held executive positions in software development, enterprise IT and professional services, software distribution and hardware companies. Companies have included Founder and CEO at License Online (sold to SNX), Board Member roles for Classmates.com (sold to UNTD), Digital Marketing (sold in 2004), Cauldron Solutions (sold in 2006), and Bundled.com (sold in 2012). 

Dave was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Mitsui & Company IT Investment Group in Cupertino, CA, a $250M venture fund where he evaluated investments and was a board member and observer for portfolio companies. He has worked with Mitsui in a variety of advisory roles since 1998. 

He has over 10 year of experience doing business in Japan and five in China bringing technology to Asia and others back to the US.

My Speaker Sessions

Monday, October 8

10:00am PDT

Tuesday, October 9

3:00pm PDT

Wednesday, October 10

10:00am PDT

1:00pm PDT


My Moderators Sessions

Thursday, October 11

1:00pm PDT