Share This Profile
Share this profile on Facebook.
Link to this profile on LinkedIn.
Tweet this profile on Twitter.
Email a link to this profile.
See other services through which you can share this profile.
This profile was last updated on 6/5/14  and contains information from public web pages and contributions from the ZoomInfo community.

Mr. Tom W. Siegel

Wrong Tom W. Siegel?

Board Member

Phone: (619) ***-****  HQ Phone
Email: t***@***.com
TakeLessons
350 10th Avenue
San Diego, California 92101
United States

Company Description: TakeLessons is America's full-service music and voice lessons provider. It was founded in 2004 to help people discover their creativity and pursue their passions....   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • master , business administration
    University of Illinois
  • bachelor's degree , economics
    University of Illinois
85 Total References
Web References
The TakeLessons Board | Guiding the Cutting Edge
takelessons.com, 5 June 2014 [cached]
Tom Siegel
...
Tom Siegel
Managing Director, Shepherd Ventures
Tom has over 25 years of experience as a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and management consultant. He focuses on investments in software, mobile/wireless, and the internet/digital media. With Shepherd Ventures, Tom has served on the boards of and/or managed investments in portfolio companies including SpecificMedia, Quickoffice, LTI Lighting, Planet ATE, Voyager Systems, and WiSpry.
Earlier in his career, Tom was Senior Vice President of Advantage Capital Partners, a large early stage venture fund. While with Advantage Capital, the US Small Business Administration selected him as a Financial Services Advocate of the Year.
Prior to Advantage Capital, Tom founded and/or served as President and Chief Executive Officer of various companies, primarily in the software and publishing industries. Tom was also a Management Consultant with KPMG Peat Marwick, where he served as a member of the firm's M&A Group.
Tom received a BA in Economics and an MBA from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and also holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Tom is a member of the CFA Institute, a past Chairman and President of the CFA Society of San Diego, an advisor for numerous privately-held companies and serves on the board of the San Diego Software Industries Council (SDSIC).
Meet The TakeLessons Management Team | It All Starts With A Vision
takelessons.com, 23 Mar 2013 [cached]
Tom Siegel
...
Tom Siegel
Vice President of Finance
...
Tom Siegel, a Managing Director and co-founder of Shepherd Ventures, has over 25 years experience as a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and management consultant. He focuses on investments in software, mobile/wireless, and the internet/digital media. With Shepherd Ventures, Tom has served on the boards of and/or managed investments in portfolio companies including SpecificMedia, Quickoffice, LTI Lighting, Planet ATE, Voyager Systems, and WiSpry.
Earlier in his career, Tom was Senior Vice President of Advantage Capital Partners, a large early stage venture fund. His investments resulted in several public offerings. While with Advantage Capital, the US Small Business Administration selected him as a Financial Services Advocate of the Year.
Prior to Advantage Capital, Tom founded and/or served as President and Chief Executive Officer of various companies, primarily in the software and publishing industries. Previously, Tom was a Management Consultant with KPMG Peat Marwick, where he served as a member of the firm's M&A Group.
Tom received a BA in Economics and an MBA from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and also holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He is a member of the CFA Institute and is a past Chairman and President of the CFA Society of San Diego. Also, Tom has been an advisor for numerous privately-held companies and serves on the board of the San Diego Software Industries Council (SDSIC).
Leadership Team
www.np-photonics.com, 31 July 2014 [cached]
Tom Siegel
...
Tom Siegel | Managing Director, Enterprise Partners Venture Capital
Tom Siegel, a managing director and co-founder of Shepherd Ventures, has over 25 years of experience as a venture capitalist, entrepreneur and management consultant. He focuses on investments in software, mobile/wireless, and the internet/digital media. Prior to Shepherd Ventures, Tom was a senior vice president with Advantage Capital Partners, a large early stage venture fund. Prior to Advantage Capital, Tom founded and/or served as president and chief executive officer of various companies, primarily in the software and publishing industries. Earlier in his career, Tom was a management consultant with, and a member of, the M&A Group of KPMG. Tom received a B.A. in economics and an MBA from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and also holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He is a member of the CFA Institute is a past chairman and president of the CFA Society San Diego and past board member of Software San Diego. The U.S. Small Business Administration has selected him as a Financial Services Advocate of the Year. Tom has been an advisor for numerous privately held companies and serves on several boards.
Board of Directors » Quickoffice
www.quickoffice.com, 21 Oct 2012 [cached]
Tom Siegel
Managing Director and Co-Founder, Shepherd Ventures
Tom Siegel has over 25 years experience as a venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and management consultant. He focuses primarily on investments in software and services, mobile/wireless, and digital media. With Shepherd Ventures, Tom has served on the boards of and/or managed investments in portfolio companies including SpecificMEDIA, Quickoffice, LTI Lighting, Planet ATE, Voyager Systems, Digital Orchid, and WiSpry.
As Senior Vice President of Advantage Capital Partners, a large early stage venture fund, Tom's investments resulted in several public offerings. While with Advantage Capital, the US Small Business Administration selected him as a Financial Services Advocate of the Year. Prior to Advantage Capital, Tom founded and/or served as Chairman of the Board, President and/or Chief Executive Officer of various companies, primarily in the software, manufacturing, and publishing industries. Earlier in his career, Tom was a Management Consultant with, and a member of the M&A Group of, KPMG.
Mr. Siegel received a BA in Economics and an MBA from the University of Illinois. He is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and also holds the designation of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He is a member of the CFA Institute and is a past Chairman and President of the CFA Society of San Diego. Also, Mr. Siegel has been an investor in, and/or advisor to, numerous privately-held companies.
Cat Grooming Cypress Texas
www.the-cat-zone.com, 19 Mar 2006 [cached]
According to Tom Siegel, president of the National Association of Venture Forums, there are about 100 active forums nationwide.
...
"Most investors require additional meeting," explains Siegel, who adds that venture forums should still be considered long shots, and that they require lots of follow-up and perseverance.Despite that, says Siegel, they're still a great tool for helping entrepreneurs get exposure, refine their business models and sharpen their pitches.
...
Tom Siegel, president of the National Association of Venture Forums (NAVF), says entrepreneurs should wait until they feel they're not letting the cat out of the bag about their company before applying.Depending on your business, this means securing your
Other People with the name "Siegel":
Other ZoomInfo Searches
Accelerate your business with the industry's most comprehensive profiles on business people and companies.
Find business contacts by city, industry and title. Our B2B directory has just-verified and in-depth profiles, plus the market's top tools for searching, targeting and tracking.
Atlanta | Boston | Chicago | Houston | Los Angeles | New York
Browse ZoomInfo's business people directory. Our professional profiles include verified contact information, biography, work history, affiliations and more.
Browse ZoomInfo's company directory. Our company profiles include corporate background information, detailed descriptions, and links to comprehensive employee profiles with verified contact information.
zirhbt201304