Slater Technology Fund Head Launches New, University-Focused Venture Fund

“Rhode Island’s rich university landscape offers fertile ground for innovative, public interest-focused research. But translating those ideas into reality requires money, and that can sometimes be hard for early-stage startups to secure.

Enter RightHill Ventures, a newly launched investment fund aimed at helping university-driven ventures secure initial and later-stage funding to grow their business ideas. The Rhode Island-focused venture fund is the latest project of Thorne Sparkman, who also serves as managing director for Slater Technology Fund.”

Read the full Providence Business News story here.