Dana Settle

Co-Founder & Partner • Los Angeles, CA

Dana Settle

Dana Settle is a Founding Partner with Greycroft, and she heads the firm’s west coast office out of Los Angeles.

Prior to Greycroft, Dana spent several years as a venture capitalist and advisor to startup companies in the Bay Area, including six years at Mayfield, where she focused on early stage companies in the mobile communications and consumer Internet markets.

Dana currently serves or observes on the boards of Greycroft’s investments in AppAnnie, FanTV, GameSalad, Joyent, SaatchiArt, Steelhouse, TrunkClub, TheRealReal, TheRealRealJapan, uSamp, WhoWhatWear, and WideOrbit. She also managed the firm’s investments in Maker Studios (sold to Disney), Viddy (sold to FullScreen), AwesomenessTV (sold to Dreamworks), Digisynd (sold to Disney), ContentNext (sold to Guardian Media), MoVoxx (sold to Motricity), Pulse (sold to LinkedIn), Sometrics (sold to American Express), and Sportgenic (sold to Glam).

Dana’s additional experience includes business development at Truveo (AOL), investment banking at Lehman Brothers and international business development at McCaw Cellular Communications (AT&T).

Dana holds a BA in Finance and International Studies from the University of Washington and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

 

  • App Annie
  • Clique Media
  • Combatant Gentleman
  • Exited
    DigiSynd
  • Exited
    FanTV
  • Game Salad
  • Exited
    HipSwap
  • Exited
    Maker Studios
  • MightyBell
  • Exited
    Moonfrye
  • NuORDER
  • Exited
    Pulse
  • Redef
  • Exited
    Saatchi Art
  • Exited
    Sometrics
  • SteelHouse
  • The RealReal
  • Exited
    Trunk Club
  • uSamp
  • WideOrbit