Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) May 9, 2006
Kodiak Venture Partners, a seed and early-stage venture capital firm focused on investing in technology companies today announced the addition of Elizabeth Neal as director of marketing. Elizabeth will oversee the firm’s marketing and communications efforts.
“We are delighted to add Elizabeth Neal to the Kodiak team,” said Mike Schiavo, General Partner and Chief Financial Officer for Kodiak Venture Partners. “With an extensive background in marketing and communications for the venture capital industry, she will be a valuable asset to our firm, and to our limited partners and portfolio companies.”
Elizabeth brings a decade of marketing and communications experience to her new position at Kodiak. Before joining Kodiak, she was Director of Strategic Relations for Castile Ventures with responsibility for directing relations between the firm and its current and prospective partners. Prior to Castile, Elizabeth was Marketing Manager at GrandBanks Capital. Earlier in her career, she held marketing and communications positions at companies including Bedrock Capital and Ascent Venture Partners (formerly Pioneer Capital).
“Kodiak’s dedication to excellence is reflected not only in its portfolio companies but also in the industry expertise of the partners,” said Elizabeth Neal. “I am very pleased to have the opportunity to work with this top notch team of investors and its exciting portfolio of technology startups.”
About Kodiak Venture Partners
Kodiak Venture Partners is a Waltham, Massachusetts-based venture capital firm focused on seed and early stage investments in emerging communications/IT, semiconductor and software companies. With a focus in the eastern regions of the U.S. and Canada, Kodiak Venture Partners builds relationships with entrepreneurs seeking accelerated market success. Kodiak’s investment partners are successful high-technology business entrepreneurs who take a high-impact, hands-on approach to forming, operating, building and funding market leaders. For more information, visit http://www.kodiakvp.com.
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