Craig Dye

Craig Dye, Director of the University of Maryland VentureAccelerator program, brings more than twenty years of venture creation, operational management, and investment experience to the university and the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute (Mtech). Previously, Craig served as the Director of Venture Investments at the Robert H. Smith School of Business, assisting regional startups meet their funding needs through a comprehensive program of assessment, mentoring and introduction to accredited investors at the Capital Access Network. As a Board member and advisor to Affinity Lab--an incubator for entrepreneurs--he has helped launch numerous successful companies and non-profits in the region.