Entrepreneurship Founders

Mike W. Dutton

Membership Information:

Member Status: Founder
Member Since: 2018

Contact Information:

Website: https://www.thebuildersfund.com/

Employment:

Job Title: Managing Partner
Company: The Builders Fund
Location: Utah, United States

Expertise:

  • Board member, CEO, CIO/CTO, computer software, consulting, consumer goods, manufacture, executive, food products, marketing, partner, private investor, product/brand manager, venture capitalist

Biography:

Mike Dutton is the Managing Partner and co-founder of Builders Fund, a growth stage private equity fund. Mike is also the Managing Partner of Dolphin Capital Group, a growth equity fund which invests in lower middle market companies in the Intermountain West region. He is currently on the boards of Ragnar Events, a nationwide overnight running relay series, MPOWERD, a product company that makes clean energy products affordable and good for the earth, and Winder Farms, a fresh food brand. Until recently, Mike was the Executive Chairman of Manduka, an eco-conscious yoga gear provider which was acquired by Valor Equity. Previously, Mike participated in the startup and growth of several companies. He was the VP of Products at Home Financial Network, a leading online banking software company that was sold to Sybase. Mike co-founded Genus Group, a technology conference company that he sold to International Data Group. Mike has also held positions with Accenture and Microsoft. Mike lives in Highland, Utah, with his wife, Jennifer, and their 3 children. Mike received a BA from BYU and an MBA from Stanford.