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Bart Lorang is CEO and Founder of FullContact and Managing Director of v1.vc.

Born and raised in Bozeman, Montana, Bart is a proven entrepreneur, executive and manager in the global technology industry. He is active in the startup technology community as an investor, mentor, writer and speaker. He began his technology career by achieving his first exit at age 16 and his second exit in Dimension Technology Solutions, at age 29. His wife Sarah’s immaculately-organized address book served as his inspiration for starting his third company, FullContact, in 2010. Bart has since grown the company to over 80 employees with offices in Denver, Dallas and Riga, Latvia.

Bart serves on the board of Colorado Technology Association, Rapt Media, Education Funding Partners and Startup Colorado.

In 2012, Bart was recognized as the Colorado Technology Association’s Technology Entrepreneur of the Year. In 2013, Bart was an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist and was named by ColoradoBiz as one of Colorado’s Top 25 Young Professionals.

Bart is a regular guest on FOX Business channel and has been featured by ABC, CNN, NBC, FOX News, MSNBC, Forbes, FastCompany, Yahoo, Inc Magazine and TechCrunch.

He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Colorado in Boulder and an Executive MBA from Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, where he graduated with the highest of honors.

Bart lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife Sarah, son Greyson, and their dog Parker. He is a die-hard Broncos, Rockies, Buffs, Nuggets and Avalanche fan and loves to ski, golf and read.