Dave Samuel is an experienced executive with a proven ability to identify market trends and build companies from the ground up. He has repeated success providing significant investor ROI. A serial entrepreneur and Internet pioneer, Dave has specialized in software & media since 1994. Dave founded Freestyle Capital, an active early-stage Internet & technology venture capital firm, along with Josh Felser. Freestyle draws on the proven operational experience and insider status of its MDs to attract deal flow from top entrepreneurs and accelerate portfolio companies' pathways to success.
Steve founded Baseline Ventures, an early stage seed investment firm in 2006. Bringing his diverse experience from eBay, Microsoft, Kleiner Perkins, Starbucks and Digital Equipment Corporation. Founded to address the gap between individual investors and institutional venture capitalists in order to help entrepreneurs build and grow their ideas into companies, Baseline has invested in more than 60 companies since its inception and helped more than 15 founding teams exit.