Tech Moves: Dave Parker joins UP Global; Jeff Seely named to Lighter Capital board; and more

Seattle entrepreneur Dave Parker has been named vice president of product at UP Global, the new entity that comprises Startup Weekend and Startup America. Parker has been actively involved in the Seattle startup community for years, most recently serving as Seattle director of the Founder Institute startup incubator. He will still be engaged with Founder… Read More


Angel mind meld: What early-stage investors really want

What’s it like inside the mind of an angel? I got to peer into that mysterious — yet all important world — as the moderator of TiE Seattle’s angel investment panel on Wednesday night. Panelists included Chris DeVore of Founder’s Co-op; Dave Parker of Founder Institute; and Yi-Jian Ngo of the Alliance of Angels. It… Read More