Perry is Managing Partner/CEO of White Birch Capital Partners, a Venture/Angel Fund specializing in small and medium size growth companies. Formally he was CEO and Managing Partner for Stream57, a leading Streaming solutions company which was sold to InterCall (a division of West Corporation) in December 2009. Having spent his career in marketing, advertising and broadcasting fields, Perry added corporate experience to Stream57’s creative webcasting and streaming media development capabilities. He became CEO and Managing Partner at Stream57 in 2004 and drove growth from $500,000 to over $15,000,000 in five years before selling to InterCall.
His company, White Birch Capital, presently sits on the boards of ZoomSafer (www.zoomsafer.com), Roi2 (www.roi2.com), Flexwage (www.flexwage.com) and NuTravel (www.nutravel.com). Perry’s partner at WBC is Robert Spass, founding and managing partner of CapitalZ Partners, a leading private equity firm. (www.capitalz.com). Perry is also an active member of Jumpstart New Jersey (www.junpstartnj.org) and Golden Seeds Angel Network (www.goldenseeds.com).
A Boston native, Perry obtained a business/entrepreneurial degree from Babson College and has had a long career in advertising, public relations, and broadcast/cable television sales management, having worked with CNN, CNBC, Viacom (CBS), NBC and NCC (Comcast, AT&T and Time Warner-owned company).
Perry resides in Westfield, New Jersey, with wife Rhonda. He has two daughters: Laura, a graduate of Lafayette College, a founding teacher at Harlem Success Academy Charter School and formally with “Teach for America”, and Julie, a graduate of Villanova University School of Business/Economics currently with Bloomberg in NYC. Rhonda is Senior VP Sales for Kahn Lucas Lancaster, a leading national children’s apparel company based in New York.