Dan Taggart has founded and managed a number of successful businesses over the past two decades, from his first company, Infobases, Inc., an electronic publishing company that made the Inc. 500 list in 1996, to Ancestry, Inc., which the largest genealogy company in the world today, for which he received the coveted Earnst & Young Utah Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
Dan has a broad range of management experience, having served in a variety of senior management positions over the course of his entrepreneurial career, including President/CEO, VP Marketing, VP Business Development, VP Sales, and VP Product Development.
Dan is an entrepreneur by nature and enjoys the creative process of forming and building a new business, especially during the first two years where so much of the value is created.
Dan graduated with honors from Brigham Young University in 1989 with a B.A. in International Relations. He and his wife Michelle have eight children, and currently reside in Highland, Utah.
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