Doug Dalton

Bar and Small Business Owner in San Francisco, California

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I have founded and built several successful startups, including SawThem, BranchIt, Snagtickets, and others. I am currently working on Bartelligence, Friends With Tickets and

My former positions include Chief Technology Officer of Telecom Italia Mobile USA, CTO of Estee Lauder Companies, VP of Operations for Knowledge Universe, plus leading positions as Netscape Communications and Sprint. As well as technology.

I am the proprietor of several establishments in San Francisco, including Bourbon and Branch, Rickhouse, Swig, Cask, Local Edition, Tradtion and Anu.

I also serve on the board of the Central Market CBD, a community and business organization focused on improving the overall cleanliness and safety of the district and strengthening small businesses and cultural institutions.

If you want to know some of my favorite bands, I made a spotify list of them. I also host a podcast with my good friend Mike, listen at

  • Work
    • Future Bars
  • Education
    • Masters in Computer Science from George Mason University
    • Bachelors of Science from Emory and Henry College