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Brian Smiga

Advisor Greater New York City Area, US

Advisor, DNA-7 and Operating Partner, Alpha Venture Partners.

Advisor, DNA-7 and Operating Partner, Alpha Venture Partners.

4 vouches

Involved In


Preclick (sold to Smilebox)
TEDxNavesink - The Navesink
Portfolio Software (Sold to Day to Day)
TEDxNavesink - The Navesink
Preclick (sold to Smilebox)
Portfolio Software (Sold to Day to Day)


Dotsub - AnyVideoAnyLanguage
Tagasauris, Inc.
Tagasauris, Inc.


Operating Partner Alpha Venture Partners November 2012 - present
Founder, Executive & Artistic Director TEDxNavesink - The Navesink 2012 - present
Advisor DNA-7 March 2014 - December 2014
Advisor & Investor CoPromote 2012 - 2014
Advisor Dotsub 2012 - 2013
Advisor - Tagasauris, Datacratic, SiiTV, Adgorithms, Lead Circle, Altruik, & early stage companies Tagasauris, Inc. 2010 - 2013
General Manager Tremor Video December 2011 - June 2012
Product Director Collaboration Knovel (sold to Elsevier) September 2010 - December 2011
VP Business Development Smilebox (sold to Perion) September 2009 - May 2010
CEO & Co-founder Preclick (sold to Smilebox) October 2001 - September 2009
CEO 3Path (Sold to Cadmus) December 1999 - November 2001
SVP Business Development & Marketing Exchange Path, a CMGI Company 1998 - 2000
Co-Founder & President Actioneer 1994 - 1998
Racer Apple Computer Cycling Team 1991 - 1998
Co-Founder & President Portfolio Software (Sold to Day to Day) 1989 - 1994
Developer - Trainer Booz & Co. New York January 1987 - December 1988
Data Architect & Software Developer Booz & Co, McGrawHill, Calida, General Cinema, Continental Can January 1985 - December 1986


Swarthmore College Liberal Arts
Trinity College, Dublin Literature

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • Enterprise Software
  • • Data & Analytics
  • • Events
  • • Media
  • • Photos
  • • Video
  • • Cloud Services
  • • Content

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Tereza Nemessanyi
We worked together  •  EIR // Chief Troublemaker, Startups, East Region, Microsoft. Previously Founder/CEO, Honestly Now Inc.. University of Pennsylvania grad.
Brian is extremely well connected, focused, and, while being seasoned, rolls up his sleeves to get things done.
Dan Hennes
We worked together  •  Sr. Director - Product Management, ADP and Advisor, WebOpenings. University of Michigan grad.
Brian has an solid background of founding startups, advising startups and selling startups. One of the most well connected people I know an ... d a true product visionary.
James Prudhomme
We worked together  •  CEO, Datacratic and Advisory Board Member, Achilles Media.
Brian is passionate about innovation and creative in every approach he adopts. He listens; he learns; he adapts. All that and he can execute ... too!
Nancy Keddy
We worked together  •  CEO and Co-Founder, Touch Ahead Software LLC and Founder/Senior Partner, NSK Inc..
He understands what it takes to build a successful business and he knows that every Entrepreneur needs good advice.