Byron Deeter


Byron Deeter is a leading investor in SaaS and Cloud. He co-authors Bessemer’s iconic 10 Laws of Cloud Computing and the annual State of the Cloud Report. He created the Bessemer Forbes Cloud 100 and BVP Nasdaq Emerging Cloud Index and works closely with many of the best founders in the cloud world. 


Talia Goldberg


Talia invests across early and growth stage software and internet. Talia joined Bessemer in 2013 and has since become the youngest elected partner in firm history. 

Fern Mandelbaum

Fern Mandelbaum

Emerson Collective

Fern is an entrepreneur, coach, lecturer, and investor. Ms. Mandelbaum is the Managing Director of Venture Investors.  She focuses her investments on companies that help people reach their full potential.  


Bob Perille

Calvelle Investments

Bob currently invests in private companies through his own investment vehicle, Calvello Investments, LLC.   Bob has been  responsible for sourcing and managing equity investments in private companies in the media, entertainment, and communications sectors. 


Diane Fraiman


Diane is a Managing Director at Voyager Capital and invests in early stage enterprise software companies in the Pacific Northwest. Diane has over 35 years of experience in the technology industry in both operational roles leading marketing, strategy and business development, and as a venture investor since 2007.


Connie Deng

Emerson Collective

Connie is a senior associate of the Venture Investing arm. Connie joined Emerson Collective in 2019 and is an Executive Board Member of iMentor.


James Newell


James has been working with high growth technology companies as an adviser and investor since 2005 and focuses on early stage and seed investments in the Pacific Northwest.