Dale Okuno is an active Los Angeles-based investor in start-up technology companies and real estate and serves on a number of for-profit and non-profit boards.
Prior to technology investing, Dale was CEO and founder of E-Z Data, Inc., a SaaS-based company focused on customer relationship management (CRM) and new business processing systems for insurance agents, investment advisors, broker dealers, and insurance companies. E-Z Data was sold in 2009 to a NASDAQ listed company.
With his focus on improving K-12 public education, he serves as Secretary and founding board member of Alliance College-Ready Public Schools Foundation, the primary support organization for Alliance College-Ready Public Schools (www.LAAlliance.org) (where Dale served as a board member for nearly a decade). Alliance schools operates 25 public charter schools and is the largest charter school operator in Los Angeles Unified School District.