MENLO PARK, Calif., April 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), a $4 billion global venture capital firm investing in consumer, enterprise, and healthcare technology companies, today announced Talia Goldberg's promotion to vice president. In her new role, Talia will continue to invest in consumer Internet and software businesses and represent the firm on company boards.
Based in San Francisco, Talia joined BVP in 2012. Talia works closely with partner Jeremy Levine to invest in early and growth stage companies building promising products, marketplaces, and platforms. During her time at BVP, Talia has sourced or played a significant role in the firm's investments in ServiceTitan, Raise, Pinterest, Vidyard, Wikia, Toss, 42Floors, and Dashlane, among others. She also serves as a board observer for many of these companies. A prominent young investor, Talia was previously named to Business Insider's Silicon Valley and New York lists of "30 and Under: Rising Stars Who Find Hot Startup Deals."
"Throughout Talia's time at Bessemer, she has consistently demonstrated an ability to think creatively and independently, which is a rarity among investors," said Jeremy Levine, partner at Bessemer Venture Partners. "Talia is a strong force at the firm, and a sought-after advisor among entrepreneurs and co-investors. We are thrilled to celebrate her valuable contributions with this promotion."
Before joining Bessemer, Talia was on the founding team of an adaptive and personalized learning startup and worked at Foursquare, a location-based mobile company, as an early member of the business development team. Talia graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School and College of Arts & Sciences. While in school, Talia was also a founding partner of the Dorm Room Fund, First Round Capital's student-run investment fund that now has investment committees across the United States.
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