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venture capitalist , company executive

Garen Kent Staglin, American computer services company executive, venture capitalist. Recipient Gold Spike award, Stanford University, 2000, Honors Fellow award, University of California at Los Angeles, 2006.


Staglin, Garen Kent was born on December 22, 1944 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Son of Ramon and Darlene (Guilliams) Staglin.


Bachelor of Science in Engineering with honors, University of California at Los Angeles, 1966. Master of Business Administration, Stanford University, 1968.


Associate Carr Management Company, New York City, 1971-1975. Vice president Crocker National Bank, San Francisco, 1975-1976. Director finance Itel Corporation, 1976-1977, president insurance services division, 1977-1979.

Corporation vice president, general manager Automatic Data Processing Automotive Services Group, San Ramon, 1978-1991. Chairman, Chief Executive Officer Safelite Glass Corporation, Columbus, Ohio, 1991-1997, chairman, 1998-2000. Owner Staglin Family Vineyard, Rutherford, California, since 1985.

President, Chief Executive Officer eOne Global Limited liability company, Napa, 2000—2005. Senior advisor FT Capital, San Francisco, since 2005, Irving Place Private Equity, New York City. Board director Specialized Bicycle Corporation, ExL Services, Inc., Free Run Technologies, Bottomline technologies, Maxager Holdings & Voice Paymarts.

Lieutenant United States Navy, 1968-1971.


Board director Peralta Hospital Cancer Institute, 1977-1978, Berkeley Reportory Theatre, 1979-1985, National Alliance for Research Schizophrenia & Depression, 2000-2008. Trustee Justin Sienna High School, Napa, California, 1995-1920. Chairman major gifts program East Bay region Stanford University, California, 1989-1992.

Member advisory board Stanford Business School, 1995-2000. Judge Cambridge Business School, since 2004. Chairman 75th anniversary campaign Stanford Graduate School Business, 1998-1900.

Capital campaign University of California at Los Angeles College Letters Science, 2004-2007. President board trustees American Center Wine, Food and Arts, Napa, California, 1998-1903;founder Music Festival Mental Health, since 1994, judge, founder pleuidast, Bring Change to Mind, since 2009. Member Stanford Associates (board governors 1985-1992), World President Organization, International Institute Society (board governors 1985-1992), Nappa Valley Vintners Association.


Married Sharalyn King, June 8, 1968. Children: Brandon Kent, Shannon King.

Ramon Staglin

Darlene (Guilliams) Staglin

Sharalyn King

Brandon Kent Staglin

Shannon King Staglin