Richard Koffler has been a C-level executive for over 25 years, successfully launching and nurturing technology ventures. He is a founding member of the Tech CEO Network, and is on the executive committee of the Los Angeles network of Tech Cost Angels.
He was president of both the Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) and the Technology Council of Southern California, and currently serves on the advisory boards of the California Emerging Technology Fund and the Wells Fargo Center for Small Business and Entrepreneurship at Cal State University, Northridge. He is also a board member of El Centro Latino for Literacy.
He holds computer science degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of California, Berkeley.