Marc focuses on startup and early stage growth companies in diverse market sectors such as consumer electronics, enterprise software and especially web-based businesses. Marc is a frequent public speaker and thought leader on a variety of digital business topics. He is also an active or founding board member of several investment and technology community organizations including the Houston Technology Center, Startup Houston, Only in Houston, Support Local, Grow Together (#SLGT), Greater Houston Partnership, Houston Innovation Initiative, Houston Angel Network, Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, South by Southwest, NetSquared, BarCamp and the Houston Inventors Association. Marc has committed much of his professional expertise and mentorship to the creation of several business incubators including Capital Factory, Surge Accelerator, StartOps Ventures and the Technology Incubator of West Houston.
A graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, Marc enjoys spending time with his wife, four daughters, and an English bulldog.