Daniel D. Ross
Danny Ross is the founder and Managing Director of DDR Holdings, LLC, an intellectual property company, through which he holds seven patents relating to syndicating commerce on the Internet. These patents were the basis for another company that Mr. Ross founded, Nexchange Corporation, where he served as Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Ross has a lengthy background in leadership within the technology industry. Mr. Ross began his career in the Data Processing Division of IBM Corporation after graduating from Louisiana Tech University with a degree in Math and Computer Science. He served from 1984to 2001 as General Partner of the Advanced Technology Development Fund, a family of venture capital funds that invested in the telecommunication, information processing, and healthcare industries. Prior to this role, Mr. Ross served as an executive in several technology-based companies, including ITEL, Memorex, and Timex corporations.
An active member of his Dunwoody community, Mr. Ross proudly served as a founding member of the Dunwoody City Council from 2008 to 2012, a member of the Board of Directors of Dunwoody Country Club, and a founding member of the Pastoral Board of All Saints Catholic Church.
Mr. Ross and his wife Queenie served as Co-Presidents of the Dunwoody Preservation Trust from 2003 to 2008. They have six children and 14 grandchildren.