Kevin Spain / General Partner
Kevin is a General Partner at Emergence Capital. His deep knowledge of the enterprise and consumer technology sectors come from time spent at blue-chip software companies and from his experience as an entrepreneur. Prior to joining Emergence, Kevin was a senior member of Microsoft’s Corporate Development group where he shared responsibility for sourcing, structuring, and negotiating Microsoft’s acquisitions, strategic investments, and joint ventures.
Before Electronic Arts, Kevin was Co-Founder and CEO of atMadison.com, a business he started after winning the first annual Wharton Business Plan Competition. At Madison.com provided a hosted marketing management solution for small and medium sized companies.
Kevin earned an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a BBA from the University of Texas at Austin. He is a graduate of the Kauffman Fellows Program.
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