Excelerate Lab Mentors

Matt McCall

Matt McCall

Partner
New World Ventures
http://www.newworldvc.com

Matthew McCall is a Partner at New World Ventures and co-founder of Draper Fisher Jurvetson Portage Venture Partners. McCall has been involved with investments in Analyte Media, Apptera, BrightTag, Cognitive Concepts (acquired by Houghton Mifflin), EverDream (acquired by Dell), Facebook, Feedburner (acquired by Google), Imago Scientific (acquired by Ametek), Lefthand Networks (acquired by HP), Performics (acquired by Doubleclick/Google), Playdom (acquired by Disney), SMS-Assist, Siimpel (acquired by Tessera) and TicketsNow (acquired by Ticketmaster). McCall has been honored by Crain's Chicago Business on its annual "40 under 40" list of leading Chicagoans under age 40. He has been named to the AlwaysOn Top 100 VC's in the US list and as one of the most prominent members of Chicago's technology community. He attended Williams College and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management