Gale Bowman is co-founder and Managing Director of IrishAngels, an early stage angel investment group. Since summer 2012, she has grown the group to 90+ investors and managed seven investments totaling $2.5 million in seed and Series A capital. She also teaches a course on early stage investing at the University of Notre Dame as an adjunct instructor. Her previous work experience includes market research consulting at Nielsen and corporate strategy at Orbitz. She consults startups on customer research, marketing, and funding strategy. She has a BBA with honors from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.