Jeff is an accomplished engineer, angel investor, serial entrepreneur, PhD/MBA and avid student of life with an aptitude for strategy and analytical problem solving. Currently, Jeff is serving as CEO and President of Gazoo, a cloud services company based in Texas supporting university and K-12 educational institutions. He is also an active mentor at the tech accelerator SeedSumo and the managing member of
MR POINT Investments.
Prior to Gazoo, Jeff McDougall started five other entities with two successful exits including PivotPoint Solutions and EOS Analytics. As President and Founder of PivotPoint Solutions, Jeff led business development, served as the chief scientist and provide strategic direction and operations oversight. These activities helped PivotPoint provide life-saving E-911 software solutions into the entrenched field of telecommunications which supported Verizon Wireless, Sprint, Metro PCS, Cricket and Alltel – all across national footprints.
During his early career, Jeff split time between academia and research laboratories. He served as a faculty member in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Texas A&M for three years before leaving to start PivotPoint Solutions. Prior to this, Jeff worked at both the Applied Physics Laboratory of Johns Hopkins University and Southwest Research Institute.