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New Markets Venture Partners Promotes Elizabeth Chou to General Partner

2019-04-08T09:16:21-04:00April 8, 2019|Elizabeth Chou, News & Updates|

New Markets Venture Partners today announced the promotion of Elizabeth Chou to General Partner. Since joining New Markets in 2010, Ms. Chou has played an integral role in the firm becoming a market leader, supporting early and growth stage investments in the education and workforce technology sector. Personally she has developed a reputation with entrepreneurs for her valuable [...]

LearnPlatform Raises Series A Investment to Improve EdTech Management and Efficacy

2018-08-30T17:14:38-04:00January 26, 2018|Elizabeth Chou, News & Updates, Portfolio Companies|

LearnPlatform, the research-backed software-as-a-service for educators to easily find, buy, manage, and rapidly analyze education technologies, today announced a $3.2 million round of financing from investors, led by New Markets Venture Partners and Emerson Collective. The investment will enable the company to enhance its product offerings and expand its services to more educational institutions and their partners. With [...]

Successful Starfish Exit Validates New Markets’ Investment Thesis

2015-10-30T10:55:51-04:00October 29, 2015|Elizabeth Chou, News & Updates, Starfish Retention Solutions|

As we reflect upon our investment in Starfish, we are not only incredibly proud of the management team but also gratified that our overall fund investment thesis is beginning to come to fruition.  We have long believed that venture investors can make money in the education space when (1) they partner with companies that provide [...]