Tom Jones

Managing Director of Draper Triangle.

Tom is a co-founder and Managing Director at Draper Triangle Ventures. Tom has over 25 years of Marketing and Sales experience working with entrepreneurs of early stage technology companies. Early in his career he helped co-found IndustryNet, which became the first online internet marketplace for industry. IndustryNet rapidly grew to over 30 million in revenues in 5 years and ultimately was acquired by Nets Inc. Tom is an active Board member for Commuter Advertising, Thinkvine, RE2, Directworks, Bjond, and Pittsburgh DataWorks. Tom is also a Trustee of The Kiski School. Tom’s Hobbies include riding his bike on the Great Allegheny passage trail, gardening, hunting, fishing and watching his sons play college lacrosse. Tom has a BS from the College of Wooster.

Favorite Quote: If you try, you risk failure. If you don’t, you ensure it.