Board of Directors
Tripp is a General Partner with August Capital and invests broadly in information technology companies, with a particular focus on consumer internet, consumer marketplaces, and application software. Tripp also leads August’s Special Opportunities fund.
Shomit Ghose is a general partner at ONSET Ventures, and led Adara’s Series A financing in 2008. At ONSET since 2001, he focuses on early-stage, data-driven start-up opportunities. Prior to entering VC, Shomit was a software entrepreneur and was part of 3 start-ups that achieved an IPO.
Ben Schapiro is a General Partner with QuestMark Partners. He has served as chairman, vice chairman and trustee or board member of a number of endowment funds, charitable organizations and professionally managed portfolios.
Gary Little is a General Partner with Morgenthaler Ventures. He joined Morgenthaler Ventures in 1997 and serves on the boards of Adara and Evernote. He previously served on the boards of Mule Soft (CRM), NexTag (Providence Equity), JasperSoft (TIBC), Voltage (HP) and Netli (AKAM).
Leland Pillsbury is the Managing Director of Thayer Ventures, a venture capital firm focused on early-stage investments in technology companies targeting the travel and hospitality industry.