Jerry Hall, Principal Consultant
Jerry brings more than 25 years of technical, marketing and executive management experience, much of which with venture-backed high tech companies. Most recently, Jerry was interim CEO of Grass Roots Software, a maker of rich media mashup software. Prior to that, Jerry was Founder/CEO of PriveSec, which developed HIPAA privacy and security automation software. Prior to PriveSec, Jerry was an independent consultant that provided strategic advice to CEOs of high-tech start-up companies such as Tesaria, Jibe Networks, Rotor Communications, Antara Systems, and others. Prior to that, Jerry was vice president of marketing at ProxiNet, a developer of mobile Internet software that was acquired in 1999 by Intellisync (now part of Nokia). Prior to ProxiNet, Jerry was founder and vice president of marketing at NetBoost Corporation, a developer of network processors that was acquired by Intel in 1999. Prior to NetBoost, Jerry was vice president of marketing at Lantronix, a developer of Ethernet-based networking products. He also held a variety of technical and marketing positions at Retix, U-B Networks, Tandem Computers, Tymnet, and Memorex Corporation.

Having been both an entrepreneur and investor in Internet-related technologies exclusively for the past 14 years, Jerry brings a broad range of experience at companies of all stages of the funding/product development cycle.

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