Entrepreneurship Founders

Jill Dempsey

Jill Dempsey

Membership Information:

Member Status: Founder
Member Since: 2007

Contact Information:

Website: https://j12.la/
Linkedin Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jilld


Job Title: CEO & Chair
Company: VUE | J12 Equity
Location: Utah, United States


  • Finance
  • M&A
  • Strategy
  • Growth
  • Private Equity
  • Consumer Products & Services


Jill is CEO of VUE (vuexo.com), an alternative financing solution for the wedding and event industry and Chair of J12 Equity (j12.la), a portfolio focused on multisector for-profit enterprises and nonprofit humanitarian ventures.

She is an entrepreneur and investor focused on growth with a background in private equity - investing in, and operating, early and mid-stage businesses as CEO, CFO, COO and other executive roles across multiple industries.

Former experiences include: Partner at Dolphin Capital; CFO at BlueStripe, Europe's Study Abroad Housing Specialist; CFO at Rocketail, aerodynamic solutions for the trucking industry; COO & CFO at Manduka, yoga lifestyle brand based in Los Angeles, CA; Board Member at Guadalupe School; Adjunct Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance at BYU Marriott School of Business.