Eric Gasser is the co-founder of Seed San Diego and Vice President of Hi-Tech Screening and a Board Member at Tech Coast Angels San Diego. He reviews over 150 applications for funding annually and has invested in over 30 companies since 2009, both directly and as an LP. He actively participates in the San Diego start-up ecosystem through panel discussions, mentoring and educational forums. Eric started his career in hospitality and is an accomplished Sales Leader with 14 years of hotel industry experience working at Doubletree, Marriott and Hilton branded properties in Sonoma, San Francisco and Los Angeles. When he’s not working with the start-up community, Eric enjoys hanging out in the mountains with his family.