Before joining DCM as a General Partner, Jason co-founded Sling Media, the pioneering digital media and device company which was acquired by EchoStar. Among its many accolades, Sling Media received an Emmy Award for the Slingbox, the device that first introduced the concept of placeshifting. At Sling Media, Jason acted as EVP of Business Development, EVP of Marketing, and CFO at various points in the company’s evolution of Sling Media. Among other things, Jason led the establishment of distribution and development partnerships with global television, broadband and mobile operators. Prior to co-founding Sling Media, Jason acted as Partner in id8 Group Holdings, Inc where he advised global leading companies on product and business strategy. Jason joined id8 Group after spending several years with The Boston Consulting Group (BCG). Jason received B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley and a M.B.A. and J.D. from the University of Virginia.
Mike Lee, Rogers Venture Partners
Michael Lee is the Managing Partner for Rogers Venture Partners where he and his team invest in great teams building innovative companies, with a focus on Mobile services and infrastructure, Cloud, Internet, and Digital Media. Prior to this, he has served as Chief Strategy Officer for Rogers Communications where he was responsible for strategy development, business development, and strategic partner management for the Rogers Communications group of companies, which include Rogers Cable, Rogers Wireless and Rogers Media. Mr. Lee also held the roles of VP, Strategy and Development; and VP Product Management at Rogers Cable. Previous to joining Rogers, Michael was a founder – entrepreneur in two technology companies.