Dave is an active investor and advisor to early stage technology companies. Dave was the Founding CEO of Jive (now Chairman), a Sequoia and Kleiner backed growth company. In that role, his vision and leadership grew the company from a small open source project with no sales to a $55M, pre-IPO company. Jive became the hands-down leader of the Social Business Software revolution, with leadership positions in three separate Gartner Quadrants. Prior to Jive, Hersh was the CFO at 4charity and a management consultant at VIA International. He has a BA from DePauw University.