In life and business, there are two cardinal sins. The first is to act precipitously without thought and the second is to not act at all.
– Carl Icahn

About The Fund Group

The Fund Group brings more than 30 years of innovative business experience to clients.

Derrin FundDerrin Fund, founder of The Fund Group, LLC, has thrived in small entrepreneurial startups and intrapreneurial business ventures within Fortune 100 companies, including Digital Equipment Corporation and Xerox Corporation. He has served as a Chief Marketing Officer, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Managing Director, National Sales Manager, Strategic Alliance Director, and Account Manager.

Throughout his career, Derrin has focused on developing rapid growth multi-million dollar businesses by:

  • Creating customer-centric products and services
  • Developing marketing strategies and tactics that create demand
  • Establishing direct and indirect sales channels to fulfill demand
  • Forming strategic alliances to leverage partner resources
  • Enabling creation of marketing communications that build loyalty and repeat business

Derrin has facilitated many Opportunity Discovery Workshops resulting in breakthrough thinking and implementation of revenue generating ideas. He is passionate about working with teams to drive extraordinary results.

He has been a sought after speaker at national and international meetings and events. Meeting participants have included executives from North America, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and South America.

Derrin and a highly talented group of colleagues and partners have successfully served a wide range of clients, including Allstate Insurance, Dillard's, Microsoft, IBM, T. Rowe Price, Siemens, Universal Studios, OfficeMax, Owens Corning, Prudential, and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center.

Derrin Fund fishingAn avid golfer, fly fisherman, chef, traveler and photographer, Derrin resides in Annapolis, Maryland.

Contact The Fund Group at 410-757-2844 or by e-mail .


What Others Say About
Derrin Fund

"Derrin is totally professional and one of the best experts in the field when it comes to Communication and Marketing Services. He has great presentation and executive-level relationship skills. His drive, creativity and energy have always helped him achieve superior results in every project he has undertaken."

- Susan Kelly, Vice President, Communications & Marketing Services, Xerox Corporation

"Derrin's innovative thinking, marketing and sales expertise, communication skills and energy enabled us to achieve results far beyond our original plans."

- Bruce Kehr, MD,

"Derrin is one of those rare individuals who thinks beyond the opportunities at hand, driven more to seek new revenue streams that are not yet on a company's radar. He brings innovative ideas and the ability to build a practical case for their implementation. Analytical and tech savvy, Derrin creates ease with those he works with. He's a forward-thinker rooted in Fortune 100 experience."

- Bruce Burtch, Director, SP
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