Hyde Park Venture Partners (HPVP), a top Midwest-focused early stage venture capital firm, is pleased to announce the addition of Jackie DiMonte as an Associate.
Jackie joins HPVP’s Chicago office and will focus on finding, working with, and supporting the best entrepreneurs throughout the Midwest.
Guy Turner, Partner at HPVP said, “We met Jackie through the nationally renowned Venture Capital Investment Competition, where Jackie was a clear standout, leading her team to win the “Entrepreneur’s Choice” award. Jackie’s strategy and analytics background, combined with deeply relevant operating experience at Silver Springs Network make her the perfect fit for the HPVP team.”
Prior to HPVP, Jackie was Program Manager for Smart Cities at Silver Spring Networks, and a Consultant in the Business & Technology practice at Accenture. Jackie has a B.S. in General Engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and is currently pursuing her MBA at The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Jackie said, “It’s exciting to join such a sharp and high-energy team at Hyde Park, and I know it will be a great place to build my career in venture. I look forward to deepening my involvement in the Midwest startup community and working with incredible entrepreneurs.”
Founded in 2011, Hyde Park Venture Partners has invested in more than 50 founding teams from the around the Midwest. Jackie joins as the 5th member of the investing team, alongside Ira Weiss, Guy Turner, Tim Kopp, and Greg Barnes.
About Hyde Park Venture Partners:
Hyde Park Venture Partners (HPVP) is an early stage venture capital firm focused on software startups in the Midwest. With offices in Chicago and Indianapolis – and a network of advisors throughout the region – HPVP invests in proven startups that have talented management teams and fast growth. HPVP’s sweetspot is investing in B2B software and consumer marketplace startups raising a Series A round of capital.