Greg Shepard

Greg Shepard

Greg Shepard is a serial angel investor and startup growth consultant who has spearheaded 12-15 company exits throughout his career. His former company, AffiliateTraction, was acquired by eBay Enterprise Marketing Solutions in January 2016 as a part of a cross-brand deal totaling $985M.

Latest Posts From Greg Shepard

purpose-driven startups

5 Reasons Purpose-Driven Startups Will Shine in 2020

Some big corporations have grown a conscience. At least, that’s the message from the Business Roundtable, which a few months ago announced that from now on, its members will focus not solely on lining their shareholders’ pockets. They have also said that they will work on investing in employees, dealing fairly with suppliers, and working […]

building a knowledge base of company operations is a necessity

Standardizing “Tribal Knowledge”: It’s Time for Your Company to Grow Up

After spending more than 20 years in Silicon Valley fighting my way through every conceivable obstacle, misstart, and product disaster, I’ve learned that knowledge can be an organization’s greatest asset. But standardizing best practices and giving everyone access to valuable institutional knowledge remains a challenge for many companies. More than 70 percent of employees said […]