Jim Connor



Jim Connor has been a technology investor with the Sand Hill Angels since 2005, and has held several board and C-level roles during the past 10 years. In 2011, Jim started to explore video media focusing on technology and education innovations.


Previously, Jim spent 20 years providing financial applications to the capital markets. He was the founder/ CEO of SymPro, Inc., which was acquired by JP Morgan Chase in 2003, serving as the Division President until 2007. Jim currently is the CEO of First Focus Learning Systems, a company addressing the implementation of educational methods and standards.


As a member of the Sand Hill Angels, he as served as President in 2009, Treasurer 2011-13 and 6 years on the Board of Directors. Jim currently serves as a Board Director of the Angel Capital Association (ACA), Liftopia, First Focus Learning Systems, Tabtor, First Focus Learning Systems and Startup Learning.


Jim is currently the Producer of the KMVT-15 television show: Game Changers - Silicon Valley which provides visibility to individuals and companies deploying innovations today to be the game changers of tomorrow.