Broyles has played a leading role in the emergence of a number of
California-based technology companies during his career ranging from
Engineering Manager to Chief Executive Officer. In his early career,
he helped found International Memories, Onyx Systems, and Zilog. He
was a major contributor to the product direction for these companies
and holds patents for image scanning, printing and microprocessor
control techniques. For the past 20 years, Mr. Broyles has directed
his professional expertise to venture capital investing while holding
partner positions at Glenwood Ventures and West Coast Ventures. Mr.
Broyles has been actively involved in several emerging technology
companies as a lead investor and board member from the formation to
initial public offering or merger. These companies include Sun Microsystems,
Arix, Supertek, Corvus Systems, Magellan Systems, Mattson Technology,
Paradigm Technology and Iwerks Entertainment. He currently serves on the
boards of Integrated Micromachines Inc., NetLogic Microsystems and
Peak International, among others.
Burri founded Huntington Ventures in August 2000 after eight years
of venture capital investing in Southern California. Prior to establishing
Huntington, Mr. Burri was Managing Director of Ventana Global, Ltd.
and Investment Manager for Ventanašs early-stage investment fund --
the Technology Gateway Partnership, LP. ("TGP"). An experienced venture capitalist,
Mr. Burri provides investee companies with direct operational, managerial,
and financial guidance. While Manager of the TGP Fund Mr. Burri led
investment in companies such as Innovent Systems (acquired by Broadcom),
Virtual Relocation (acquired by TMPW), Soma Networks, Pathlight Incorporated,
SenSys Instruments, Tickets.com, and XTRA On-line Corporation. He
directed a number of successful private equity investments, strategic partnerships, acquisitions, and buyouts, and also guided
private and public rounds of financing for the portfolio companies.
Mr. Burri has a strong track record in financial, strategic and operational
management, including professional experience in the corporate sector
with ASEA Brown Boveri and CS First Boston. While at CS First Boston,
Mr. Burri was involved in structuring a number of initial public offerings
for venture-backed firms. He has also served on the board of public and private
companies such as Laso Technologies, R2 Medical
Corporation, Sensys Instruments, United Systems Technology, and Vector
Software. Mr. Burri received his MBA in Finance and Operations from
the University of Southern California, and holds a B.S. from Oregon
State University in Business Administration and Computer Science.