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Mr. Matthew Growney I.

Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Isabella Products Inc

Direct Phone: (978) ***-****       

Email: m***@***.com

Isabella Products Inc

23 Bradford St 2nd Floor

Concord, Massachusetts 01742

United States

Company Description

Isabella Products, Inc. was founded in February 2008 as a next-generation consumer wireless products and services company with a clear objective of producing high-value products for a variety of consumers. Isabella focuses on creating intuitive, simple an... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Managing Director

Motorola Inc

Board Director

TodoBebe

Affiliations

Founder and Managing Partner
Rudyard Partners

Board Member
Concord Carlisle Youth Soccer

Board Member
Center for Venture Capital

Board Advisor
Sigma Capital Partners

Board Advisor- Center for Venture Capital, Private Equity, and Entrepreneurial Finance
Michigan State University- Eli Broad School of Business

Board Advisor
Collective IQ

Board Member
In-Town Program Age

Founder
Isabella’s

Board Member
iZUP

Board Member
iZUP

BOARD OF ADVISORS Member
Global Venture Network

Board Advisor
Synchrony Venture Management

Board Member
AirClic Inc

Board Member
Shanghai NewMargin Ventures

Chairman of the Advisory Board
The National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship , Inc.

Chairman of the Advisory Board
theNational Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship

Member, Board
AirPrint Networks Inc

Education



New England Law School

BA

Broad School of Business at Michigan State University

BA

Michigan State University

BA

fromMichigan State University

JD

Broad School of Business

JD

New England School of Law

JD

Sloan School of Business

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TEAM | Isabella Products

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Matthew I. Growney Founder & CEO

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Matthew I. Growney
Founder & CEO
Matthew has become a well-known and successful investor and entrepreneur for his understanding of new consumer technologies for the marketplace. Matthew founded Isabella Products, Inc. to address an exciting market opportunity for connecting all things unconnected (products and people!). Isabella Products has since designed a portfolio of connected devices as well as a robust content management system to keep 'all the bits' safe and secure.
Matthew also manages Rudyard Partners, his family's investment office, focused on investing in private equity funds and making direct early-stage investments in technology, hospitality, and consumer goods companies. From 1998-2006, Matthew was Co-founder & Managing Director of Motorola Ventures (MV), the corporate venture capital arm of Motorola, Inc. where he co-managed a $400M portfolio of technology investments globally.
In November 2005, Matthew was named one of Boston's "40 under 40? by the Boston Business Journal for his professional achievement and community contributions in New England. He is a frequent speaker/lecturer and has contributed to several books on innovation, design, and venture capital. Matthew graduated from Michigan State University (BA), where he currently serves on the Board of the Center for Venture Capital, Private Equity, & Entrepreneurial Finance at the Broad School of Business, and New England School of Law in Boston (JD). Matthew also serves on the board of several non-for-profit organizations focused on Education.
Fun Fact
In college, Matthew was in a faux-hippy rock band that opened for the Spin Doctors.
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Matthew I. Growney


MATTHEW I. GROWNEY - FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER

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MATTHEW I. GROWNEY - FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER

Matthew has become a well-known and successful innovator for both his understanding of new technologies as well as his ability to build compelling new businesses for the consumer marketplace. In January 2008, Matthew founded Isabella Products, one of the industry's first mobile Internet device and services companies focused on creating a full-circle experience for consumers. Through its global portfolio of mobile devices like VizitÒ, Mini™, Fable™, and VizitMe.com, Isabella has created one of the first mobility and content management platforms designed for delivering digital content and Internet services to consumers of all ages over the mobile broadband network. Also in 2008, Matthew launched Rudyard Partners, his family investment office, focused on creating and investing in early-stage consumer technology companies (hardware, software, cloud) for both mass market and specialized verticals.
Matthew was Co-founder & Managing Director of Motorola Ventures (MV), the corporate venture capital arm of Motorola, Inc. Matthew was directly responsible for building investment offices in Boston, Silicon Valley, Tel Aviv, and Beijing. He co-managed a $350M portfolio of 70+ companies. Matthew created the investment program in 1997 and established it as one of the premier corporate venture practices in the world. He developed MV's investment thesis around monetizing both strategic and financial returns. He focused on emerging networks (3G, 4G, Wireline, Cable), new media, mobile devices, Web 2.0, enterprise software, and material science. He was responsible for making investments in successful and innovative companies like E Ink, A123, Coppergate, Airclic, Cedarpoint Communications, Snaptrack, Camero, and Sportvision. He has also served on both the Investment Committee and the Board of Directors for Shanghai NewMargin Ventures, one of the leading domestic venture capital firms in China.
Matthew serves on the Board of Advisors for Sigma Capital Partners, a specialized private equity firm in New York (www.sigmacp.com). Matthew served as Chairman of the Advisory Board for the National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship in New England (http://www.nfte.com/), a non-for-profit focused on developing entrepreneurship criteria for low-income high school students. He is also involved with the Ad Hoc Technology Committee for the Boston Children's Museum. In November 2005, Matthew was named one of Boston's "40 under 40? by the Boston Business Journal for his professional achievement and community contributions in New England. He has been a featured speaker around the world and contributed to several books both on innovation and venture capital. Matthew graduated from Michigan State University (BA), where he serves on the Board of the Center for Venture Capital, Private Equity, & Entrepreneurial Finance at the Broad School of Business, and the New England Law School in Boston (JD). He also serves as a Board Director for the Concord Education Fund. Matthew is fluent in French, speaks Japanese, and is learning Mandarin.
@iamgrowney's Tweets Matthew I. Growney - Chief Paper Chaser


October | 2010 | Vizit Events | Page 3

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October 12th at Northeastern University Guests got a chance to showcase their creative talent by flying their own custom-designed paper airplane against those designed by technology leaders including Isabella Products' CEO, Matthew I. Growney.


Taking a bite out of Apple | Vizit Events

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Matthew Growney, CEO of Isabella Products, Inc. Matthew Growney shares his experience and advice about running a Startup and creating new technology in the Mobile Internet Device market.


Take Flight | Vizit Events

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Guests got a chance to showcase their creative talent by flying their own custom-designed paper airplane against those designed by technology leaders including Isabella Products' CEO, Matthew I. Growney.

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