On this episode of BTGC, Juliana and Brit are speaking with Dayna Del Mar, who uses she/her pronouns. Dayna brings a unique combination of community building, people and culture operations, global travel and talent acquisition to her role as CEO of PackDen.

A Long Island native, Dayna has pursued adventure all over the world, from high-end yachts to villages in Ghana, from the Himalayas to the Andes. She was drawn to the West Coast in pursuit of more adventure and a thriving technology community, so it’s no surprise that she founded PackDen - an app that will help outdoor enthusiasts connect to friends, gear and guides in order to adventure outdoors.

Episode 7: Dayna Del Mar

Breaking The Glass Ceiling: A PDXWIT Podcast


Silicon Florist: Looking to get more outdoorsy? PackDen may help you find a pack with which to run.

In a day and age where so many startups seem to be automating frivolous things or making stuff that only makes us lazier than we already are, it’s always refreshing to find startups that are striving to make us better and healthier. Like Portland startup PackDen…


PDX Women In Tech: Interview with Dayna Del Mar

How did you find out about PDXWIT? I met Megan Bigelow last year after a mutual friend insisted we meet. Once I realized who Megan was and what she was doing, I took a deep dive on the website to learn more about PDXWIT.. Megan has been an incredible source of support and encouragement as I begin to build my company as a first time Founder and CEO.
I love this community and can’t wait to give back! I am eager to volunteer with PDXWIT on their Action Team and have recently submitted my application to become a Mentor.