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Current Role:
CEO
Bonfire Media
Past Role:
Sr. Dir. Advanced Tech, eBay
Sr. Engineer, Wise Medical Systems
User Interface Designer, Silicon Studios
Researcher, Xerox PARC
Expertise:
Product
Technology
User Acq. & Engagement

Industry:
Adtech
Consumer & Mobile
eCom & Marketplaces
Infrastructure & Dev Tools

Alex Poon

Alex is the CEO and co-founder of Bonfire Media. Founded in 2002, Bonfire is a leading mobile application development company responsible for several top-10 applications and games. Before Bonfire, Alex was one of the first engineers at eBay, and started the user-interface and advanced technology groups there. Alex holds both a B.S. in Computer Science and a Ph.D. from Stanford University in Medical Information Sciences.

Investments:

Jeremy Schneider

Managing Director
jJeremy Schneider joined WIN as a Senior Associate in January, 2011. In October 2016, he was promoted to Managing Director. Prior to WIN, Jeremy was a Senior Associate Consultant at Bain & Company in San Francisco, where he focused on technology companies and worked in the Private Equity Group. He graduated Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa from Dartmouth College, where he majored in History. He has a Master’s degree in Economic and Social History from The University of Oxford, where he was a Clarendon Scholar. Jeremy grew up in the Bay Area and is thrilled to have the opportunity to work closely with entrepreneurs and to immerse himself in the world of start-ups.

Dena Porter

Business Operations Manager

WINteamHeadshotsDPDena brings more than a decade of ‘behind-the-scenes’ productivity and organizational knowledge to the fast-flowing stream of information and infrastructure at WIN. She has held positions in Silicon Valley start-ups fusionOne and Baynote and has teamed with Maynard for years at eBay, LiveOps and now WIN. Dena is fascinated by all things technology keeping her in tune with WIN’s existing and prospective portfolio companies.