John Greathouse

John Greathouse

Guest Writer
Entrepreneur and professor turned venture capitalist

About John Greathouse

John Greathouse a serial entrepreneur and professor turned venture capitalist. He led Computer Motion’s $110 million IPO and the $236 million sale of Expertcity (creator of GoToMyPC and GoToMeeting) to Citrix. Greathouse contributed to CallWave’s IPO, sold a company he co-founded  to Coull and managed The Tearaways, a gifted power pop band. At Rincon Venture Partners, Greathouse works with some of the most talented startup operators on the planet. He is a professor of Practice at UC Santa Barbara where he teaches several courses on entrepreneurship.

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