As an Associate Partner of Bay Grove, Mr. Ross is active in the firm's investment activities, investor relations, and deal sourcing. Mr. Ross is an active venture capital investor in new media, software, and cleantech companies and co-founder and CEO of FarmersWeb, an online marketplace connecting local farms and buyers. Prior to joining Bay Grove, Mr. Ross sourced and assessed potential direct investments through a network of industry and financial veterans on behalf himself, family members, and other angel investors. Mr. Ross started his career in the media and Internet sector at an entrepreneurial venture that was founded to provide broadcast television and Internet service via satellite to the global airline and maritime industries. Mr. Ross graduated from Duke University.