MR. GARY GIGOT
Co-Founder and CEO Vennli
Mr. Gigot is a Seattle based private investor, advisor and entrepreneur. His career spans advertising with Ogilvy and Mather, software with Microsoft and Visio, and venture capital with Frazier Technology Ventures.
From 1990 to 1994, Gigot was VP, Marketing for Microsoft’s U.S. division and oversaw the launch of Windows 3.0 and Microsoft Office while leading the communications and channel marketing functions.
From 1994 to 2000, Gigot was Chief Marketing Officer at Visio, the category leader in business drawing. During this period Visio grew from $7 to over $200 million in revenue.
At Frazier Technology, Gigot led the company’s investments in Aprimo, an Indianapolis based marketing management company, later sold to Teradata, and DocuSign, the leader in digital signatures.
Gigot was the benefactor of the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship at Notre Dame, is the current Chairman of the Chicago based IrishAngels, a Notre Dame centric network founded in July 2012, and is on the advisory boards of the Mendoza College of Business and Innovation Park, both at Notre Dame.
In February 2013, Gigot co-founded 3CircleGrowth, a SaaS solution focused on helping companies plan their growth strategy.
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