Ron is the founder of the Govtech Fund: the first-ever venture fund focused on startups that help government be more responsive, efficient and better able to serve society.
Previously, as an active angel investor and advisor, Ron worked closely with more than twenty startups including ShareThrough, HelloSign, PagerDuty, and Close.io. Ron has also been actively involved with a number of nonprofits as a donor, adviser and board member including Kiva, Full Circle Fund, Endeavor, Presidio Knolls School and Code For America.
Board & Advisor Roles (2)Update
Graduate, Accounting and International Business
|Nov 5, 2015||Premiere network to connect with entrepreneurs, advisors, and cofounders - Where Civic Action and Technology Collide|
|Oct 29, 2015||Premiere network to connect with entrepreneurs, advisors, and cofounders - Is GovTech the Next Big Frontier?|
|Feb 4, 2015||Inc.com - Making Money by Helping the Government Save Some|
|Sep 15, 2014||Re/code - There's a New $23 Million Venture Fund for Government Startups|
|Sep 15, 2014||Venture Beat - Govtech Fund raises $23M fund so we can avoid another Healthcare.gov|
|Jul 10, 2014||Venture Beat - Code for America backs 5 new startups ready to improve government|
|Apr 16, 2012||TechCrunch - Path For Families? Kidfolio Brings Private Social Networking For Parents To iPhone|
|Feb 11, 2011||TechCrunch - SwipeGood Raises $500K From Michael Birch And Others To Allow You To Donate With Each Purchase|