Piers Cooper has 25 years of experience in Silicon Valley as a serial CEO, venture capitalist, angel investor and senior corporate executive. He is president and co-founder of CalEthos, Inc., and a board member/advisor to a number of tech and cannabis companies. Previously he was a partner at FreshVC, an early stage venture capital firm that invested the first money in Eaze and a dozen other startups. Piers’s former positions include CEO of Addvocate Inc (merged with Trapit) and CEO of Datavote (sold to FullContact). His venture capital and private equity experience includes serving as managing director at Nanoholdings, general partner at Kalmund Capital, general partner at McKenna Capital, and vice president of corporate development at Oracle. Prior to these, he was vice president of worldwide business development at Oracle and associate partner at Deloitte Consulting.