2019 KY NANO + Additive Manufacturing Symposium Open Innovative Panelist

Eric Dobson is the Chief Executive Officer of the Angel Capital Group, a syndicate of 10 angel groups and funds.  He spent the last 27 years working in government and the private sector, the last 17 in start-up technology ventures. He founded four, helped found six, advised dozens, and led investments in 25+ companies.  Eric has served as the CEO of several companies in various phases of growth from startup to exit.  He has served on a number of Board of Directors and Advisors with for profit and not-for-profit companies.  He holds a BA from the University of Tennessee where he is also a Lecturer on Entrepreneurship in the Department of Management in the Haslam College of Business.  He received a Masters of Science and Doctorate from the University of South Carolina.  He now applies all the hard-earned knowledge and experience from these ventures and exploits to venture-style investing.