In his more than 30 years of professional business expertise, Dale has been an entrepreneur, buyer, seller, and investment banker. He has raised more than $30 million for start-up and early stage companies and venture capital funds. Dale started and owned numerous businesses, including an NASD broker/dealer firm, several technology companies, and consulting firms focused on start-up businesses. He was the founder and CEO of a high-tech company, which he took public, and then private again.
Dale is Managing Director of Michigan Accelerator Fund I, (MAF-1) a venture capital fund investing in early-stage Michigan companies, focused primarily on life sciences technology. He holds additional positions including Michigan Israeli Business Bridge (Advisory Board); Clark Retirement Community (Trustee); and Michigan Pre-Seed Fund (Investment Review Board) Committee. Dale also represents MAF-1 interests on portfolio company boards.
Dale maintains securities registrations with FINRA, including the Series 65, 82, and 63.