David Tolmie

Partner at Edgewater Funds LP

David Tolmie

David Tolmie

Partner at Edgewater Funds LP

Overview
Career Highlights

Yesmail, Inc.
Platinum Venture Partners LLC

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1716

Number of Boards

9

Number of Awards

1

Relationships
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Partner at Edgewater Funds LP

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Managing Director & Global Head of Venture Capital at William Blair & Company LLC

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Founder at Edgewater Services LLC

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Partner at Edgewater Services LLC

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Vice President at Faraja Fund Foundation

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President & Chief Executive Officer at The Field Museum of Natural History

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center

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Principal at Edgewater Funds LP

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President & Secretary at Compsych Management Corp.

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Founder at Urban Fishing Development, LLC

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David Tolmie
Partner at Edgewater Funds LP
Education
BA with Distinction

The University of Virginia (often abbreviated as UVA, UVa, or Virginia) is a public research university in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States. It was conceived and designed by U.S. President Thomas Jefferson, and established in 1819. UVA's initial Board of Visitors included former Presidents of the United States Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe. Monroe owned the initial site of the University, which was mostly farmland. His law office and farmhouse are now the site of Brown College at Monroe Hill, a residential college at UVA. UVA is one of the eight original Public Ivy universities, and it is the only university campus in the United States that is designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. In the 2013 edition of U.S. News and World Report's National University Rankings, the school was listed as America's 2nd best public university; tied with UCLA and surpassed only by UC Berkeley.

MBA

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

Memberships
Member
Current

IVCA works with entrepreneurial organizations in the Midwest to encourage a strong cycle of innovation and business creation leading to superior investment opportunities.The Illinois Venture Capital Association advocates for a strong venture capital and private equity industry in Illinois.

Career History
Partner
2001 - Current

The Edgewater Funds is a private equity firm based in Chicago, Illinois with $1.4 billion in committed capital. Edgewater provides capital and experience to outstanding growth companies. Edgewater's investment approach focuses on funding high quality middle market companies where we can add substantial value through our capital, our experience and our broad network. Often the profitable growth companies in which we invest are not actively seeking capital and it is our demonstrated ability to help accelerate growth that attracts these companies to a partnership with Edgewater. We are able to structure both growth equity (minority) and buyout investments to accommodate the needs of each investment situation. What truly sets Edgewater apart is the wealth of experience that our team brings to our investments. Edgewater’s Partners have been successful CEOs and business leaders themselves. Edgewater’s team includes our Executive Advisory Board made up of nationally prominent business and financial leaders.

Executive Officer, Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

Air Filtration Holdings LLC acts as an alternative investment manager. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Executive Officer & Promoter
Tenure Unconfirmed
Boards & Committees
Executive Chairman
Current

Air Filtration Holdings LLC acts as an alternative investment manager. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Director
Current

Yearntree Ltd. is a private company headquartered in Newport, UK, that manufactures plastic products.The firm's website shows the following as a description of the company: Deflecto is justly famous for its literature display holders, which include everything from business card holders to countertop, wall mounted and floor standing sign and literature holders. All of them offer unbeatable quality, functional design and technical finesse making the range invaluable whenever display is required. Deflecto are almost unique in the complete manufacturing process from basic raw materials to quality finished goods, enables us to be cost competitive, quick to market and The European brand leader for literature display products.

Board Member
Prior

Kingpin Holdings LLC operates bowling centers. They offer candle pin bowling, duck pin bowling, five and ten pin bowling alleys. The company was founded in 2003 and is located in Chicago, IL.

Chair, Board of Directors
Current

Opportunity International, Inc. operates as a non profit organization that provides small business loans, savings, insurance and training. The firm's focus areas are agriculture, education and technology. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Chairman, Board of Directors
Current
Member, Board of Trustees
Current

The Field Museum of Natural History houses biological and anthropological collections of specimens. It supports both informal and more structured public learning through exhibits and educational programs. Its curatorial and scientific staff conducts research on the fields of Anthropology, Biology, Geology, and Zoology. The Field Museum was founded in 1893 and is located in Chicago, Illinois.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$250 - $499
2017

THE FOUNDATION PROVIDES SCHOLARSHIPS AND OTHER EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES FOR CADDIES AND PROMOTES THE SOCIAL AND EDUCATIONAL WELFARE OF RECIPIENTS.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

The Field Museum of Natural History houses biological and anthropological collections of specimens. It supports both informal and more structured public learning through exhibits and educational programs. Its curatorial and scientific staff conducts research on the fields of Anthropology, Biology, Geology, and Zoology. The Field Museum was founded in 1893 and is located in Chicago, Illinois.

$10K - $25K
2014

The Field Museum of Natural History houses biological and anthropological collections of specimens. It supports both informal and more structured public learning through exhibits and educational programs. Its curatorial and scientific staff conducts research on the fields of Anthropology, Biology, Geology, and Zoology. The Field Museum was founded in 1893 and is located in Chicago, Illinois.

Political Donations
$1,000
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,300
2008
$1,000
2007

Former Senator from New York

Transactions
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Edgewater Growth Capital Partners III LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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UPshow, Inc. provides social marketing program services for televisions. It offers social media boost, social media CRM, and remarketing tools that helps promoters to broadcast the brand to their social media followers. The company was founded by Adam Hirsen and Matt Gibbs and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Awards & Honors
2000
Ernst & Young - Entrepreneur of the Year
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