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Investing in the next wave of tech tycoons

We believe that the next tech boom will be led by founders that don’t fit the old Silicon Valley pattern.

This next wave will be more diverse in geography, gender, ethnicity and life experiences. They will be comprised of more women, minorities, and startups that are based outside of Silicon Valley, NYC, and Boston.

The new wave is already starting to trickle in and will swell in the coming decade. 

Knowledge and grit are key

The two founder qualities that are irreplaceable are their experience of the problem space as well as their passion for bringing a solution to scores of customers or users. These two ingredients are the source of the product vision and leadership, which are required for a startup’s long-term success. Other skills such as design, engineering, marketing, sales, and operations can be brought in by the right people.

A different investment model

Beyond capital we support our founders with skilled resources to go beyond advice and help build internal capacity to execute on product and growth.

We go the extra mile to be champions and connectors for our teams long after we have invested in them.

Who’s behind all this?

The founding team has led the design and product development for nearly a 100 products across numerous verticals and stages from pre-seed startups to Fortune 500 corporations. We are experts at bringing all-star teams together with passionate visionaries to build mass-market products. 

Kimmy Paluch
Kimmy Paluch

Managing Partner

Kimmy is founder of Beta Boom, and serves as a Fellow with Green D Ventures, a venture capital firm for Dartmouth alumni. Prior to Beta Boom, Kimmy was Principal and founder of Boom Factor, an innovation consulting firm in Oakland. Kimmy has over a decade of experience leading product design and development teams, delivering award-winning products for companies such as TiVo and LeapFrog. As a Sr. Brand Manager at LeapFrog, she developed and led the global gaming division, focusing on portfolio diversification and white space innovation. Kimmy holds a dual B.A. degree in computer science and Spanish from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.

Sergio Paluch
Sergio Paluch

Partner

Sergio co-founded and led product and engineering teams for an award-winning platform for low-income communities, AtmaGo.com, which raised over $2M in funding and served over 3M users to date. He is also a founding partner of Boom Factor, a Sillicon Valley-based innovation firm. With Boom Factor, Sergio has led product design and innovation for over 50 clients including Google, Autodesk, Bank of America, Electronic Arts, Fair Trade USA. Earlier in his career, Sergio also served as Director of User Experience for Scribd.com, where he helped grow traffic from 2.5M monthly users to 6.3M. He also served as a mentor for UC Berkeley’s Big Ideas innovation competition as well other four early-stage startups. He holds B.A. degrees in physics and economics from Dartmouth College and an M.A. in development economics from Boston University.

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