Pritzker Group Venture Capital

Pritzker Group Venture Capital, formerly New World Ventures, helps entrepreneurs build market-leading technology companies at every stage of their growth. Since our founding in 1996, our firm has worked side-by-side with entrepreneurs at more than 100 companies, building partnerships based on trust and integrity. Our proprietary capital structure allows for tremendous flexibility, and our experienced team of investment professionals and entrepreneurs offers companies a vast network of strategic relationships and guidance. Successful exits in recent years include Fleetmatics (NYSE: FLTX), SinglePlatform (acquired by Constant Contact), Zinch (acquired by Chegg), Playdom (acquired by Disney), LeftHand Networks (acquired by Hewlett-Packard), and TicketsNow (acquired by Ticketmaster).
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Investor
HQ
Chicago, US
Founded
1996
Pritzker Group Venture Capital was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

Key People at Pritzker Group Venture Capital

Tony Pritzker

Tony Pritzker

Managing Partner
J.B. Pritzker

J.B. Pritzker

Managing Partner
Chris Girgenti

Chris Girgenti

Managing Partner
Matt McCall

Matt McCall

Partner
Gabe Greenbaum

Gabe Greenbaum

Partner
Adam Koopersmith

Adam Koopersmith

Partner
Carter Cast

Carter Cast

Venture Partner
Dave Habiger

Dave Habiger

Venture Partner
Eric Duboe

Eric Duboe

Associate
Adam Swick

Adam Swick

Associate
Alyssa Jaffee

Alyssa Jaffee

Senior Associate
David Vandergrift

David Vandergrift

Associate
Ablorde Ashigbi

Ablorde Ashigbi

Senior Associate
Nico Gimenez

Nico Gimenez

Associate
Peter Liu

Peter Liu

VP
Sonia Nagar

Sonia Nagar

VP

Pritzker Group Venture Capital Office Locations

Pritzker Group Venture Capital has an office in Chicago
Chicago, US (HQ)
4000 111 S Wacker Dr

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Pritzker Group Venture Capital News and Updates

Does it really matter how much your startup raises?

 “How much money does it take to get a startup off the ground?” Entrepreneurs and venture capitalists are faced with this question all the time, and the only right answer — it depends — is also the least satisfying. For any particular startup to succeed, it might take a lot of outside funding or ver…

Female founders in Chicago still struggle to secure funding

GUEST: The well-documented gap in venture capital funding also exists in Chicago. In the last five full years, Chicago startups with at least one woman founder never received more than 20 percent of the venture capital funding or deal flow in the Chicagoland area, according to data provided to Chica…

7 YC startups find success in the heartland

Setting up camp in Silicon Valley may seem like the obvious choice for tech startups, and one common way to get there is through an accelerator. Each year, these programs churn out hundreds of freshly-minted companies, dispersing seed money across a wide range of sectors. Yet for alumni of the Y Com…

The Walking Dead: Road to Survival publisher Scopely raises $60 million

Scopely, the maker of free-to-play mobile games such as The Walking Dead: Road to Survival, has raised $60 million in a third round of financing. Revolution Growth led the round, and that company’s leaders are former AOL executives Steve Case and Ted Leonsis. The studio has grown its revenues nine-f…

Mobile gaming company Scopely raises $60M

 Scopely just announced that it has raised $60 million in Series C funding. The round was led by Revolution Growth, a firm led by former AOL executives Steve Case and Ted Leonsis (AOL owns TechCrunch), which targets startups outside Silicon Valley and New York. (Scopely is headquartered in Los Angel…

G2 Crowd, Glassdoor for software reviews, gets $30M from Accel, LinkedIn

 In the age of social media, you’re only as good as your last like, and today a startup has raised a sizeable round of funding banking that the same maxim applies to software. G2 Crowd — a Chicago-based company that has built a platform for crowdsourcing enterprise software reviews to help others ma…
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