Poplar Ventures announces first close of new fund focused on cloud-based start-ups

Poplar Ventures, led by a native of Kentucky, has announced the launch of a new venture capital fund, Poplar Ventures L.P., focused on investing in early growth stage, cloud-based software technology companies in middle America. The initial closing raised $17 million, with plans for a final closing in the second quarter of this year. John Willmoth is the Founder and Managing Partner of the firm. Read more about the new fund here.

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