Sorenson Ventures, a Silicon Valley-based, early-stage investor in security and enterprise software companies, is pleased to announce that Tony Spinelli, the CIO of Urban One and former Chief Information Security Officer at Capital One, Tyco, Equifax, and First Data, has joined the firm as a Venture Partner. In his role at Sorenson Ventures, Tony will focus early-stage cybersecurity and technology opportunities.
“We couldn’t be more excited to welcome Tony Spinelli to the Sorenson Ventures team. We’ve been very impressed by how Tony actively collaborates with founders and early-stage startups to help them shape their products for Global 2000 customers,” said Ken Elefant, Managing Partner, Sorenson Ventures.
“Tony is well known around the world as a cybersecurity and digital transformation expert who will help our portfolio companies identify target customers, define product/market fit, and develop efficient go-to-market strategies that will accelerate revenue growth.”
About Sorenson Ventures
Sorenson Ventures is a Silicon Valley-based, early-stage investor in security and enterprise software companies with more than $110 million of capital under management. Sorenson Ventures invests in product-oriented businesses at the seed or pre-Series A stage and focuses on helping portfolio companies establish a strong foundation to accelerate revenue growth with Global 2000 customers. Find out more about Sorenson Ventures at https://www.sorensoncapital.com/ and on twitter at https://twitter.com/sorensoncap.