Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 12, 2015
Sigma Prime Ventures, a Boston-based venture capital firm focused on investing in early stage companies in SaaS, Cloud, Mobile, and Disruptive Technologies, announced today that Katelyn Staley Johnson has joined the firm as an Associate.
Paul Flanagan, Co –Founder and Managing Director commented, “We are very happy to have Katelyn join us here at Sigma Prime. She has a great technical background and strong operating experience that will bring an added dimension and perspective to investing in great entrepreneurs and helping to build world changing companies.”
“Sigma Prime Ventures has a great reputation for being an ‘entrepreneur first’ fund. The partnership is incredibly experienced and has complementary skillsets; every partner has had significant operating experience which allows them to truly relate to entrepreneurs. Their current portfolio and track record are impressive. You can tell by their funds’ success and the companies that they associate with that they are phenomenal investors. I am excited to learn from the best and to help entrepreneurs grow their businesses.”
Prior to joining Sigma Prime, Katelyn was at Harvard Business School where she honed her business skills and built a strong network of entrepreneurs. She is incredibly passionate about new technologies especially those that disrupt the mobile space. While attending HBS, she worked at Schooner Capital and General Mills.
Prior to HBS, Katelyn was a medical device engineer at WL Gore & Associates where she spent her time designing cardiovascular devices for Gore’s Medical Products Division and building expertise in project management and lean manufacturing techniques.
Katelyn received her MBA from Harvard Business School and her BS in Mechanical Engineering and minors in Biomedical Engineering and Mathematics from University of Delaware. She resides in Cambridge, Massachusetts with her husband.