Investors & Board of Directors

Investors

Microsoft Ventures

Microsoft Ventures partners with visionary entrepreneurs looking to drive digital transformation. As the venture capital arm of Microsoft, they focus on startups that are working to solve problems at the very edge of what is possible with technology.

Floodgate

Floodgate specializes in investments in start-ups and early stage ventures that create massive outcomes through vision, talent, and will. The venture capital firm was founded in 2006 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Shea Ventures

Since 1968, Shea Ventures has helped make the technology revolution a reality. Their investments in private start-up companies have grown into such industry leaders as Compaq Computer Corporation and Altera Corp, Brocade Corp and Exodus Corp.

Opus Capital

Opus Capital has over 60 years of operating experience at market leading companies such as Apple, AOL, Decru, EFI, Juniper Networks, Nike, Nokia, Radius and UUNet, Opus Capital focuses on early-stage funding of technology companies.

Board of Directors

Deidre Paknad

Deidre Paknad
CEO and Co-founder
Workboard
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Priya Saiprasad

Priya Saiprasad
Principal
Microsoft Ventures

Arjun Chopra

Arjun Chopra
Partner
Floodgate

Gill Cogan

Gill Cogan
General Partner
Opus Capital

Rusty Rueff

Rusty Rueff
Investor and Advisor
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