Seasoned Silicon-Valley executive with a knack for disrupting markets and creating business development opportunities. At BeOpen.com (later PythonLabs at Google) Domenic was an early and influential member of the business development and technology teams, and helped shape the direction of the Python programming language as Vice President of Business Development. Three successful exits: one via IPO in 2004 and two via acquisition in 2006 and 2015. Currently, Domenic is an investor with Sand Hill Angels, one of the oldest, largest, and most active investment groups in the world.
Especially helpful for current or ex-Google employees due to a strong network of opportunities both inside and outside of the Xoogler network.
Expert in angel (seed and pre-seed) fundraising, pitch decks, institutional fundraising, go-to-market, product/market fit, and a variety of other startup-related topics.
Diversity as a Passion
As an investor, Domenic chooses to only invest in companies with a diverse founding member. This passion for change extends to his mentoring as well.