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Parker MacDonell

Rev1 Ventures
Managing Director, Ohio TechAngel Funds
Columbus, Ohio
As a member of the Rev1 Ventures Investment team, Parker leads the Ohio TechAngel Funds (OTAF), which create entrepreneurial wealth in Ohio by investing in seed-stage Ohio companies. Since OTAF was founded in 2004, it has invested over $14 million in 55 companies, and its 330 members have invested another $15 million in those same companies. Parker serves as board member and secretary/treasurer for the Angel Capital Association. He had a 25-year career in commercial banking with Bank One and CFBank. Parker holds a BA in Music from Dartmouth College and a Masters of Public and Private Management from the Yale School of Management. His favorite quote is “Stay loose, and play tight!,” singer Chuck Berry’s instructions to his backup band the first time they took the stage with him.