Tad is Gradient's Chief Resident, running Gradient’s Product Management practice and overseeing the fund's residency program.
Tad is an accomplished leader in enterprise software and hardware companies. He has experience delivering software, founding and running companies in operational and board roles, angel investing, and startup advising. He brought to market over 25 products and services across operating systems, telecom infrastructure, VoIP & last-mile networking, enterprise storage, cloud storage, security, mobile, AI, enterprise SaaS, and PaaS. Besides a long history of technical contributions, he has grown teams across engineering, sales, marketing, and product.
Tad lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and son, and is an avid trail runner, rock climber, mountain biker, and backpacker.