Dana Stalder

Dana Stalder

Early Stage Venture Capitalist at Matrix Partners

Location
San Francisco Bay Area
Industry
Internet

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Dana Stalder's Overview

Current
Past
  • Board of Directors at Zong (Acquired by PayPal)
  • Senior Vice President, Product, Sales, Marketing & Technology at PayPal
  • Vice President, Internet Marketing & Business Development at eBay
  • Vice President of Business Development & Chief Financial Officer at Respond.com
  • Vice President at Netscape
  • Manager / Consultant at Ernst & Young LLP
Connections

500+ connections

Websites

Dana Stalder's Summary

Dana Stalder is a Silicon Valley based general partner at Matrix Partners, where he invests in early stage software and internet companies. Dana’s experience cuts across multiple disciplines including sales, marketing, finance, technology and product management at companies such as eBay, Netscape, PayPal and Respond.com. He has managed nimble ventures as well as 2,500-person teams. Dana joined Matrix in 2008 from PayPal, where he was a senior vice president and managed all business operations, including product, sales, marketing and technology.

Dana Stalder's Experience

General Partner

Matrix Partners

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

August 2008Present (6 years 2 months)

Board of Directors

Quri

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Internet industry

September 2013Present (1 year 1 month) San Francisco Bay Area

Board of Directors

Zest Finance

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Financial Services industry

December 2011Present (2 years 10 months)

Board of Directors

Work4 Labs

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Information Technology and Services industry

November 2011Present (2 years 11 months)

Board of Directors

Zendesk

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; Computer Software industry

December 2010Present (3 years 10 months)

Board of Directors

Gilt Groupe

Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Internet industry

January 2010Present (4 years 9 months)

Board of Directors

textPlus (Gogii)

December 2009Present (4 years 10 months)

Board of Directors

MinuteKey

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Consumer Services industry

September 2009Present (5 years 1 month) Greater Denver Area

Board of DIrectors

Polyvore

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Internet industry

July 2009Present (5 years 3 months)

Board of DIrectors

QuinStreet (NASDAQ: QNST)

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; QNST; Internet industry

March 2003Present (11 years 7 months)

Board of Directors

Zong (Acquired by PayPal)

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Internet industry

May 2010August 2011 (1 year 4 months)

Led Series A financing of Zong as part of their spin out from Echovox SA. Company was acquired by PayPal in August 2011 for ~$250M.

Senior Vice President, Product, Sales, Marketing & Technology

PayPal

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; EBAY; Internet industry

20042008 (4 years)

Vice President, Internet Marketing & Business Development

eBay

Public Company; 10,001+ employees; EBAY; Internet industry

20012004 (3 years)

Vice President of Business Development & Chief Financial Officer

Respond.com

19992001 (2 years)

Vice President

Netscape

Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; NSCP; Computer Software industry

19941999 (5 years)

Manager / Consultant

Ernst & Young LLP

Privately Held; 10,001+ employees; Accounting industry

19901994 (4 years)

Dana Stalder's Skills & Expertise

  1. Product Management
  2. Venture Capital
  3. Marketing Management
  4. Product Strategy
  5. Start-ups
  6. E-commerce
  7. Mobile
  8. Analytics
  9. SaaS
  10. Online Marketing
  11. Product Marketing
  12. Strategic Partnerships
  13. Social Media
  14. User Experience
  15. Online Advertising
  16. Mergers
  17. Mobile Applications
  18. Lead Generation
  19. Team Building
  20. Marketing Strategy
  21. Web 2.0
  22. Cloud Computing
  23. Enterprise Software
  24. Social Networking
  25. Competitive Analysis
  26. Product Development
  27. Entrepreneurship
  28. SEM
  29. New Business Development
  30. SEO
  31. Corporate Development
  32. Business Strategy
  33. Strategic Planning
  34. Go-to-market Strategy
  35. Payments
  36. Sales Management
  37. Web Analytics
  38. Strategy Development
  39. Team Leadership
  40. Customer Acquisition
  41. Monetization
  42. Business Development
  43. Mobile Commerce
  44. Mobile Payments
  45. Digital Marketing
  46. Mobile Marketing
  47. Demand Generation
  48. Angel Investing
  49. Executive Management
  50. Salesforce.com

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