As the founder of Gallant, Aaron Hirschhorn brings 20 years of experience operating, advising, and investing in technology companies. Inspired by the impact of regenerative medicine on his own life, Aaron founded Gallant in mid-2018. Previously, Aaron was the Founder and CEO of DogVacay, a consumer marketplace app for dog sitting and dog walking. DogVacay raised $47m from investors including Benchmark Capital and Andreessen Horowitz. The business merged with Rover (Rover.com) in April 2017 to create what is now a $1B pet services company. Outside of Gallant, Aaron is a Venture Partner at Bold Capital and has served as a venture investor with Upfront Ventures. Prior to this, he worked at Monitor Group and Kayne Anderson Capital. He is on several private company boards, a member of YPO, an active angel investor, and was a 2016 finalist for E&Y entrepreneur of the year.