Doug K Mellinger
Managing Director, Clarion Capital Partners
Doug K. Mellinger is the Managing Director & Head of Marketing at Clarion Capital Partners. Doug Mellinger joined Clarion in 2013 as Managing Director and Head of Marketing. Previously, Doug was a Managing Director at Palm Ventures where he focused on investments in the education, business services, technology, financial services and health and wellness sectors. Doug was the founder, CEO and Vice-Chairman of Foundation Source, the nation’s leading provider of outsourced services for private foundations, serving over 1,000 of the wealthiest families in the US, from 2000 until his retirement in 2011. He has been a career entrepreneur who has founded numerous companies including Enherent (formerly PRT Group), a global software development and services company which he established in 1989 and was CEO until 1999. He was named Entrepreneur of the Year for New England, CEO of an Inc 500 company twice and created one of the top 100 software companies. Doug is a founder of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization and was the International Director for the Association of Collegiate Entrepreneurs after graduating from Syracuse University where he created his own degree in Entrepreneurship. He is active in the philanthropic and civic sectors through volunteer and board positions and is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization.