Madrona’s 2017 Investment Themes
- Tim Porter, @tmporter and Linda Lian, @lindamlian and
Drones, Cars, Intelligent Apps, Virtual Reality and More – What to expect in 2017
There’s an age old saying that humans tend to overestimate what can be accomplished in one day, but underestimate what can be accomplished in one year. As 2016 comes to a close, it is a good… READ MORE
In 2011, Marc Andreesen famously wrote a Wall Street Journal essay declaring that “software is eating the world.” Five years later, the five largest companies in the world by market capitalization are all software companies.
However, in today’s information economy, Apple, Alphabet,… READ MORE
Experienced Technologist, Executive and Investor Expands Role
SEATTLE, WA – January 12, 2017 – Madrona Venture Group, an early-stage venture capital firm, announced today the appointment of S. “Soma” Somasegar to the role of Managing Director.
Soma joined Madrona in November 2015 as a Venture Partner, following a more than twenty… READ MORE
(L-R Jason Needham, CMO; Paul Allen, CTO; S. Somaseagar, Venture Partner; Tom Hull, CEO)
We have had a great experience working with Tom Hull and… READ MORE
It is exciting and super fun for me to announce our seed investment in Shyft and to welcome the team to our Madrona family.
Shyft serves the huge market of shift workers worldwide – from retail to food service and beyond. They make it very easy for these hourly… READ MORE