Michael Dearing, Venture Capitalist and Founder of Harrison Metal
Tuesday, October 6, 1-2PM PT
Michael Dearing is the Founder of Harrison Metal, an acclaimed venture capital firm that invests in successful companies like Popcap, Pagerduty and Masterclass. He also teaches classes in capitalism and business administration for people running high-growth companies like the ones he loved building. The class content comes from his work as a general manager and as a Consulting Associate Professor at Stanford University, where he taught some of the most popular classes in the University on management, entrepreneurship, and commercializing new technology. Prior to Harrison Metal and Stanford, Michael was a leader at companies like Ebay, The Walt Disney Company, and Bain & Company. He earned an MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School. In his free time, he lives with a pack of dogs named Puppy, Cookie, Girl, and Doctor Zaius.