Hyde Park Venture Partners (HPVP), a Chicago, IL-based early stage venture capital firm, closed its second venture fund, at $65m.
Founded in 2011 and led by Tim Kopp, Jackie DiMonte, Guy Turner, Ira Weiss, and Greg Barnes, Hyde Park Venture Partners focuses on the Midwest. With offices in Chicago and Indianapolis – and a network of advisors throughout the region, the firm invests in B2B software and consumer marketplace startups.
With its debut fund of $25M, HPVP invested in several emerging technology leaders including Base CRM, G2 Crowd, Geofeedia, FourKites, FarmLogs, and Zipnosis.
In the last year alone, seven of the firm’s portfolio companies have raised follow-on financing rounds accumulating over $160M of raised capital.