Enterprise capital company Madrona Enterprise Group has employed well-known Seattle entrepreneurs , the earlier Sigby CEO and Trilogy Companions confederate; and , the founder and former CEO of Avvo. Every appointments had been launched Thursday morning, representing the latest strikes by Madrona to broaden its crew.
Drucker has been named Madrona’s head of enterprise enchancment and partnerships, a model new place for the VC company. Madrona says Drucker will use her in depth neighborhood to present consideration to “deepening and growing of Madrona’s neighborhood of senior executives, advising firms on partnership strategies, and developing deep purchaser relationships.”
Drucker has prior enterprise capital experience with Trilogy Companions. She was moreover founder and CEO of Sigby, a marketplace for extracurricular actions, and COO at info security company Polyverse.
“This place is wide-ranging and admittedly leaves room for its private sort of innovation. An essential mantra is that everyone optimistic features value,” Drucker said in an e mail. “As a Northwest native and a long-time participant inside the know-how ecosystem, I’m excited to leap in and be part of the tribe bringing consciousness, connection, and outcomes to this Madrona ecosystem and the good Seattle tech neighborhood as a whole. ”
Britton, employed as a model new strategic director at Madrona, primarily based the net approved itemizing Avvo and was its CEO for higher than 12 years. The earlier Expedia authorities will help Madrona seek for new investing alternate options and info firms already inside the company’s portfolio.
Britton and 4 completely different excessive executives remaining 12 months after it was acquired by Internet Producers.
“I took this place with Madrona partly to pay points forward because of so many people helped me in starting Avvo. Nonetheless it’s moreover truly selfish because of I get to spend time contained in the Madrona ecosystem, which is chock-full of progressive entrepreneurs and fascinating firms,” Britton said.
Madrona Managing Director S. Somasegar had this to say regarding the appointments:
“As Madrona builds our crew to help Seattle entrepreneurs we couldn’t be further excited to have Katie and Mark on board. We’re excited to have Katie carry her drive and neighborhood to play an integral place with all of our firms as they work with us major as a lot as and after funding. … Mark is an insightful chief and we’re excited to have him on board to share his info and experience of agency developing by the use of monetary ups and downs with us and with our portfolio firms.”
Madrona had a busy start to 2019. Earlier this week, it . The company recently and as its first female managing director.