Over $2.5 Billion in Successful Returns…
Neal serves as the Managing General Partner of Bay Partners, which is one of the earliest Silicon Valley Venture Capital firms. The Bay Partners Way is to focus on the finish line. With Neal at the helm, Bay has helped over 100 companies go from start-up to successful liquidity, resulting in over $2.5 billion in exit returns. Funding a company is one thing. Bringing it to the perfect exit takes experience.
2018 Gates Volunteer Service Award Recipients.
Jan and Neal Dempsey, recipients of the 2018 Gates Vounteer Service Award, have supported the UW generously for more than 40 years.Learn More
"The best investment is the entrepreneur with passion and perseverance and who understands the art of listening. Passion brings the life and energy required to drive innovation. Perseverance keeps the company going, no matter what obstacles come along. An ability to listen to customers, employees and advisors keeps them learning."
Diary of a Guest Teacher – Part 2
August 28, 2018
Earlier this month, I worked on an international deal that was very complex. The board was comprised of members from different countries who spoke different languages and…Learn More >
Lessons from Italy
August 21, 2018
Once a year, I meet with the entrepreneurs of Neal’s Running Start for an in-depth check-in. Last year, everyone came to the US for a long weekend…Learn More >
The Commencement where the Students Taught Me
July 15, 2018
The University of Washington kindly asked me to give the commencement speech for the Information Management Systems Masters program. This is my third commencement speech with the UW,…Learn More >
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