I’ve been an active startup investor for the past ten years, focused mainly on software businesses. This work hones my business skills and understanding of the challenges of starting and scaling a successful company.  The mind sharpens when personal capital is at risk.  This work complements and enhances my ability to provide insightful advisory services.




May 3, 2022

A Leaked Opinion

On May 2, 2022, the news website Politico published a leaked draft United States Supreme Court opinion in The State of Mississippi vs. Jackson Women’s Health Organization. The draft opinion, written by Justice Alito, would if published overturn Roe vs. Wade, the 1973 decision that provided constitutional protection to a woman’s right to have an […]

Learn More July 27, 2022

Lake Swimming

Yesterday I swam in Lake Washington for just the third time this year. I need to do more of this. The experience itself was amazing. It was a warm, blue sky day in Seattle and the water temperature was perfect – warm enough to be comfortable, but cool enough to provide vitality to my body. […]

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