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Current Role:
General Partner
Matrix Partners
Past Role:
SVP Sales Mktg Tech, PayPal
VP Internet Mktg & Strategic Partnerships, eBay Inc.
VP Finance, Ops, & Sales, Netscape
Exec. Management
Strategy & M&A
Team Building
User Acq. & Engagement

Consumer & Mobile
Payments & Fintech

Dana Stalder

Dana Stalder is a Silicon Valley based general partner at Matrix Partners, where he invests in early stage software and internet companies. Dana’s experience cuts across multiple disciplines including sales, marketing, finance, technology and product management at companies such as eBay, Netscape, PayPal and He has managed nimble pre product market fit start-ups, as well as 2,500- person teams.

Dana joined Matrix in 2008 from PayPal, where he was a senior vice president and managed all business operations, including product, sales, marketing and technology. He currently serves on the board of directors of several technology companies, including ActiveHours, Apartment List, Lever, Poynt, and Zendesk.  Dana previously served on the board of directors of Polyvore (Acquired by Yahoo!), Zong (Acquired by PayPal) and Quinstreeet (IPO).

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.