Roizen named operating partner at DFJ

Draper Fisher Jurvetson, which recently closed Fund XI with $325 million in commitments, has named Heidi Roizen an operating partner. DFJ announced the move on its blog, which you can read here. Roizen, who was formerly a managing director with Mobius Venture Capital, joined DFJ as a venture partner in February 2012.

Tim Draper, After Founding “Draper University,” Announces Heidi Roizen Scholarship

Earlier this month, venture capitalist Tim Draper announced he was launching “Draper University,” a boarding school for entrepreneurs aged 18 to 26, who will come to San Mateo for one of the school’s four eight-week-long sessions each year. Now, Draper University has announced a Heidi Roizen scholarship for female applicants. Roizen, a longtime venture capitalist and former Stanford classmate of Draper, will fund the scholarships. The “university” opens its doors April 17.

Xtime Raises $23M From Bessemer, Lumia, RPM And Saints

Xtime said it raised $23 million in a deal led by Bessemer Venture Partners and joined by Lumia Capital and existing investors RPM Ventures and Saints Capital. The company said Jeremy Levine, a Bessemer partner, and DFJ Venture Partner Heidi Roizen have joined the board.

Heidi Roizen Joins Draper Fisher Jurvetson As Venture Partner

Draper Fisher Jurvetson said Heidi Roizen has joined the firm as a venture partner. Roizen will provide portfolio companies strategic advice and identify new investment opportunities. She is a former managing director at Mobius Venture Capital, where she served on the boards of more than 20 private and public companies. PRESS RELEASE Heidi Roizen joins […]

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