Flybridge Capital Partners, a Boston, MA-based early-stage venture capital firm focused on investing in consumer, energy, healthcare and technology companies, added entrepreneur, analyst, and consumer web expert Nate Westheimer as a firm advisor.
Westheimer will work with the Flybridge Capital Partners investment team to support and broaden the firm’s investment activities in the digital media and consumer related markets in the New York region. In the meantime, he will continue to serve as co-founder and EVP of Product & Technology at AnyClip.com.
Prior to AnyClip.com, Westheimer founded BricaBox.com, and was the technology strategist for National Public Media. He also serves as the organizer the NY Tech Meetup, an 11,000 member organization of technologists in the New York City area.
Commenting on Westheimer addition, Jeff Bussgang, general partner, Flybridge Capital Partners, said: “Nate’s experience in leading startups, along with his strong network in the New York entrepreneur community through NY Tech Meetup, will be a huge asset to the firm as we continue to strengthen relationships with entrepreneurs in the New York region”.
Westheimer said: “I have gotten to know the Flybridge Capital team through their mentoring work with First Growth Venture Network and am impressed with their passion for finding and funding talented early-stage entrepreneurs.
“I look forward to working with them to help find and build the next generation of technology companies in New York”.