Various Length Bios for Tim Berry

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The Shortest Bio:

Founder and Chairman of Palo Alto Software, co-founder of Borland International, founder of, author of books and software, teacher of entrepreneurship, blogger, Stanford MBA, angel investor. His website is and he also maintains about lean business planning. His main blog is Planning Startups Stories. Lately he’s also involved in startups including,, and others.

The Medium Bio:

Tim Berry is founder and Chairman of Palo Alto Software, founder of, and a co-founder of Borland International. He is author of books and software including conceptual co-author of  LivePlan and author of Business Plan Pro, published by Palo Alto Software; and Lean Business Planning, his latest book, published in 2015 by Motivational Press. He has a Stanford MBA degree and degrees with honors from the University of Oregon and the University of Notre Dame. He taught “Starting a Business” at the University of Oregon for 11 years.

His website is at and his main blog is Planning Startups Stories; he also posts on several other blogs including Amex OPEN Forum, and Industry Word at He is an active investor member of the Willamette Angel Conference. Lately he’s also involved in startups including, and others.

Longer Bio

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