Mr. Hall has over 25 years experience in product innovation, strategic planning, product development, and managing emerging businesses. Mr. Hall has broad experience in all aspects of the product innovation from managing venture capital funds, developing new product concepts and managing start-up companies. In addition to consumer products, Mr. Hall has helped develop new products in financial services, software, and business services. Prior to founding Dreamspan, Mr. Hall held senior management positions for CDR Advisors, Security Pacific Venture Capital Group, and Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company. As President of CDR Advisors, Mr. Hall directed a broad range of new product development, corporate repositioning, raising equity capital, and strategic planning projects. As Vice President of Security Pacific Venture Capital Group, he helped found and grow their highly successful participating loan program. This venture capital program evolved into one of the largest and most successful financial institution venture capital programs in the country. Mr. Hall has secured or managed over $300 million in capital for new business development. He received his M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a B.A. in Economics from Harvard University. He was selected the “Outstanding Graduate Student in Marketing” by the American Marketing Association.