VCJ Fact Sheet for Frank Dalton
Born: December 21, 1956 in Pasaic, NJ.
Education: B.S in Accounting from the University of South Carolina.
Career Path: Frank X. Dalton is a Partner with Cordova Ventures and heads the investment activity for Information Technology and Communications related opportunities. He is also the managing partner of one of Cordova’s newest funds, Cordova Intellimedia Ventures LP. He has held management positions as a chief financial officer of a venture-backed software company and as director of operations for a national computer distributor. His background also includes investment banking to emerging technology companies specializing in mergers and acquisitions, advisory services and capital raising. He was also a partner with BDO Seidman LLP’s Atlanta office in charge of the Emerging Business Group, specializing and working with growth companies, both public and private, with heavy emphasis in the technology sector. Mr. Dalton started his career with Ernst & Ernst in Atlanta in 1978.
Venture Focus: IT & Communications.
Investments: Framenco Networks; Stonebranch; Magnet, Servigistics; Constructware; Fast-Talk Communications; RevenueTechnologies; and Trade-Ups.
Other affiliations: Past board member of the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and the past President of the Southeastern Software Association (SSA), as well as, an active member of the Business and Technology Alliance (B&TA) and Board member of the Technology Executives Roundtable (TER).
If you weren’t a VC, you’d be a? Lead singer in a rock & roll band.
Pet Peeve: I need accurate and timely financial information. Also, people who park illegally.
Did You Know? For a slow, short, overweight, old white guy, I play some pretty decent hoops.