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Terry Rock

Managing Director

Terry Rock

Terry Rock has been with CenterPoint Ventures since its inception in 1996. Terry serves on the boards of AppTrigger, GlobeRanger, Nuventix, STARTech and Voyence.   In addition, Terry co-founded the STARTech Technology Accelerator in the Telecom Corridor near Dallas and is a member of the investment committee of the STARTech Seed Funds I and II. 

Terry is also a member of UTD’s School of Management Advisory Council.  Every year, Terry sponsors a speaker’s series and scholarship program at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology entitled “Engineers Make Great Entrepreneurs”.

Terry spent 12 years with Texas Instruments before joining Convex as a start-up.  He later became President of Convex.  When Convex was sold to Hewlett-Packard Company, Terry became one of the founding members of CenterPoint Ventures.  Terry has a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.