Brian Dowdall has over 15 years of startup experience leading financial reporting and analysis, financial systems development, fundraising and operations. Previously, Brian served as the CFO of PixFusion, a pioneer in photo-personalized video, where he led the company’s financial and operational activities. Brian was an investment banker at Salomon Brothers and Wit Soundview. As one of the initial members of the Wit investment banking team, he participated in the company’s dramatic growth and IPO. Brian began his career with Ernst & Young where he earned his CPA. Brian graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in Business concentrated in accounting.