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CEO & Venture Capital

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Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar


SBT Alliance

Board of Directors

Team Extension, Inc. (Holding)


Derek Proudian's Education

Stanford University Graduate School of Business

Masters, Business

1994 to 1995

Stanford University

Master of Science (MS), Computer Science

1986 to 1987

Stanford University

Bachelor of Science (BS), Cognitive Science

1981 to 1983

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About Derek Proudian's Current Company

Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar

Fabulous waterfront restaurant and bar in the heart of Kona.

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About Derek Proudian

💼 Past Experience

Derek Proudian is currently a Owner at Papa Kona Restaurant & Bar. Fabulous waterfront restaurant and bar in the heart of Kona. Board of Directors at Kuli Kuli Inc. from March 2014 to April 2018 (4 years 2 months). Nourishing your health and the communities of West Africa with Moringa, where this superfood is sourced. CEO at Precision I/O from September 2004 to March 2006 (1 year 7 months) in Palo Alto, California. 10 Gigabit Ethernet. Finance Committee at Dean for America from February 2003 to November 2003 (10 months) in Burlington, Vermont. Active on campaign finance committee; spent efforts evalgelizing and organizing social-networking and internet financing efforts. Board of Directors at Requisite Technology from 1996 to 1999 (3 years) in Boulder, Colorado. Automated product catalog generation for B-to-B e-commerce. Product Manager, Client/Server Systems at NetPower from February 1993 to August 1994 (1 year 7 months) in Sunnyvale, CA.High-performance RISC workstations and servers for the (then) new Microsoft NT operating system. Entrepreneur & Start-up Manager at Stanford Coffee House from November 1979 to January 1981 (1 year 3 months) in Stanford University. Worked with ASSU (Associated Stanford Students Union) to lead buyout of Stanford Coffee House concession. Board of Directors at SBT Alliance. SBT Alliance redefines how energy efficiency and IoT-based control projects are engineered, deployed, and supported long term.Chairman at Team Extension, Inc. (Holding). Extend your Engineering team with dedicated software and QA professionals in Eastern Europe.Owner at Papa Kona Coffee in Kona, Hawaii. Boutique estate grower of 100% Kona coffee.Board Of Directors at Newtrax Technologies Inc. from July 2017 to June 2019 (2 years) in Montreal, Canada Area. The leader in wireless IoT for the mining industry. Sold to Sandvik AB.Chairman at Mobile Web America, Inc. from September 2011 to May 2018 (6 years 9 months) in Irvine, Calif. Automated mobile website creation & maintenance for businesses.Merged with Team Extension.Chairman at Daylight Mind Coffee Company from July 2013 to December 2017 (4 years 6 months) in Kona, Hawaii. Coffee, dining, and spectacular oceanfront views in at Zip2 Corp. (Acquired by Compaq / Alta Vista) from January 1998 to February 1999 (1 year 2 months) in San Francisco Bay Area.Elon Musk's first companyPioneering internet service platform for yellow pages, newspapers, classifiedsSold to Compaq for $300m cash.R&D Manager at Hewlett Packard Labs from 1983 to 1993 (10 years) in Palo Alto, California.R&D manager for multiple software projects in AI Lab.

🎓 Education

Derek Proudian has a background in business and computer science. After earning his BA from Stanford University in 1976, Derek sailed into the world of professionalchef training at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris. Here, he took his skills and trained them to prepare outstanding professional food. He also completed his petite chore of General Cuisine which taught him the basics of undermine customarily accepted food notions and expectations. From here, Derek has gone on to open his own restaurant, Bella Italia (now Bella Union), in 2003. He brings a wealth of experience to the table as a head Chef, Master Food Processor, andoulder Chef. This eclectic background has set him up well for his current ventures.Derek Proudian loves to cook and loves to learn. His cooking is on point, full of flavor and well-executed. Derek has a deep appreciation for the strengths and weaknesses of each cuisine, and he continues to learn and explore new flavors constantly. He is also an accomplished writer, and his writing is progressively better and more engaging. Derek has written for various online publications, and for a national magazine in the US. He is also the author of two cookbooks, including the popular Italian-American Chenille Knot Recipebook.Derek Proudian is very proactive in his work. He takes ownership of his projects and looks to be constantly learning and advancing his skills. Derek is also very willing to grow and learn as fast as possible in order to keep up with the latest industry standards. He is constantly looking to improve and learn his craft, which has led him to be one of the most highly respected and successful chefs in the industry today.

💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills

Derek Proudian has a Bachelors degree in Business Administration from Stanford University. Derek Proudian is currently the CEO and Venture Capital Dilemma at Papa Kona Coffee & Bar and has been a CEO at Kuli Kuli Inc., Precision I/O, and Dean for America. Derek Proudian also has experience working withASSU (Associated Stanford Students Union), where he led buyouts of Stanford Coffee House concessions, and with Zip2 Corp. where he founded the internet service platform for yellow pages, newspapers, classifieds. Derek Proudian also has experience working in R&D for multiple software projects in the AI Lab at HP. Derek Proudian is also an evangelist for the coming "online revolution".

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Ranked #1,373 out of 27,460 for Owner in California

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3 year(s), 6 month(s)

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