Lee Blaylock

About Me

Lee Blaylock is the founder, CEO and Chairman of Find a Game & WhoAt. Starting his career at Dell (badge #244) for 7 years mostly in R&D, Lee was their 2nd ex-pat and worked two years in Europe. He then went to Oracle, where he left as a consulting group Practice Director. The first company he started, ServiceLane, was venture funded and he sold it to Owens Corning (NYSE: OC). He is the founder and former Managing Director of Annandale Capital, an investment firm managing > $500 million.

My blog posts

Traits Important To Being A Successful Leader

Leadership means much more that thinking up the idea for a business, setting up a company, or even finding the funding for your new startup. Perhaps you have taken the most active role in the company because your are the founder, or perhaps you don't want to take the training wheels off yet and let someone else have a larger role in the business. Very likely you have a huge vested interest in the company you started, but none of these facts can prepare you to be its main leader. If you are one of the people who loves to be at the top of the totem pole or the most active in your company you will understand this dilemma well.

Why There’s More Startup Capital than Ever

Good news! Funding is by far one of the biggest challenges for startups, but there’s an issue of supply and demand happening across the US. Beginning in 2009 with the Great Recession (when a lot of people were “forced” to finally start the venture they’d been dreaming of after being laid off), startups have popped up across the country.

Startup Grind Dallas Hosts Gabriella Draney (Tech Wildcatters)

Monday, 11 February