Sam McMeley joined Touchdown in 2019 and is a member of the Philadelphia team. He graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder with a degree in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, and became interested in the business world while conducting economic research at the Leeds School of Business.
Prior to joining Touchdown, Sam worked with business thinker Jim Collins at his Boulder-based firm, The Good to Great Project. In his previous roles, he conducted research and analysis for Fortune 500 companies, startups, and non-profits. He gained deep experience in conducting complex strategic analyses and developing growth strategies for firms in a wide variety of industries.
Apart from his interest in venture capital and entrepreneurship, Sam enjoys playing electric guitar, exploring record shops, traveling, and eating. He’s also the proud owner of a geriatric chihuahua.
St. Louis Cardinals
Listening to the Game 6 of the 2011 World Series on the radio and hearing when David Freese won the game with a walk off homer in the 11th.
Kind of Blue – Miles Davis, Illmatic - Nas, 461 Ocean Boulevard – Eric Clapton