Mr. Tod Francis is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Shasta Ventures. He serves as Board Member at Needle. He is an Angel Investor. He was a Board Observer at Turn. He has partnered with entrepreneurs to help them build national consumer brands for more than 25 years. In 2004, he co-founded Shasta Ventures with the belief that the companies most likely to disrupt large industries and become big brands will be those led by founders who are intensely focused on the end user. He aims to team up with creative, independent thinkers who are passionate about leveraging new technologies to deliver superior consumer experiences.