Florida Funders promotes Baum, Whittemore and Kadow to partner

Baum previously served as vice president of investor relations and Whittemore was the chief investment officer.

  • Kadow was vice president of finance and operations
  • Last year, Florida Funders closed their second fund at $60 million
  • Over 40 investments have been deployed from Fund 2

Florida Funders, a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage tech companies in Florida and beyond, has promoted Saxon Baum, Ryan Whittemore, and Michael Kadow to partner.

Baum previously served as vice president of investor relations. Whittemore was the chief investment officer. And, Kadow was vice president of finance and operations.

“I’m immensely proud to watch the new generation of professionals make their mark in venture and continue to evolve Florida Funders’ commitment to investing in the best talent,” said, Tom Wallace, managing partner at Florida Funders in a statement. “They have each brought extensive value to the firm and I’m excited to see the firm’s growth under their leadership.”

Last year, Florida Funders closed their second fund at $60 million. Over 40 investments have been deployed from Fund 2.