David Haynes
David Haynes became a Managing Director for Greenmont Financial, LLC, at the time of its September 2007 inception and currently represents Greenmont II on the Board of Madhava Honey, Ltd. For the past 11 years, he has served as founder and CEO of multiple start-ups in California and Colorado. In 1996, Mr. Haynes founded AudioBase, Inc., a streaming media company located in Sausalito, California, and served as Chairman and CEO throughout his tenure. During that time, he raised $30 million from strategic and financial investors including Bay Partners, Mr. Charles R. Schwab, Hambrecht & Quist (now JPMorgan Partners), Sony Music Entertainment and Texas Pacific Group. Mr. Haynes was responsible for recruiting the company’s Board of Directors including Charles R. Schwab, CEO and founder of Charles Schwab; John Freidenrich, founder of Bay Partners and Gray, Cary, Ware & Freidenrich; and the Board of Advisors including John Sculley, former CEO of PepsiCo and Apple Computers; and G.M. O’Connell, Founder and CEO of Modem Media. Mr. Haynes sold AudioBase in 2002. From 2003 to 2004, he worked directly for Mr. Charles R. Schwab to research “edutainment” properties of children with learning differences. Mr. Haynes went on to co-found Hybrid Energy Group in 2005, focusing on community-based renewable energy projects. Most recently, he served as an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Boulder Ventures, a venture capital firm with $300 million under management. Prior to his entrepreneurial endeavors, Mr. Haynes worked for Volpe Welty & Co., an investment bank located in San Francisco, and, earlier, for Raymond James Financial and Prudential Securities. Mr. Haynes holds a B.A. degree from the University of New Hampshire.

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