Steve Harrick joined Institutional Venture Partners (IVP) in October 2001 and has over fifteen years of venture capital experience. He focuses on investing in later-stage technology companies with exceptional growth potential. Specifically, Steve targets Internet, communications and technology-enabled services companies which have the potential to become leaders in their respective markets. He enjoys working closely with committed entrepreneurs to help create businesses that are both respected and revolutionary. Steve was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of the top 100 venture capitalists in the world by his inclusion in the 2009, 2012 and 2013 Forbes Midas List. He was also recognized by AlwaysOn as one of the top 100 venture capitalists by his inclusion in the AlwaysOn 2009 VC 100 List. Steve led IVP's investments in Aerohive Networks, AppDynamics, Aster Data (TDC), Business.com (DEXO), CafePress (PRSS), ConnectAndSell, eHealth (EHTH), Eucalyptus Systems, LegalZoom, MarkMonitor (TRI), MySQL (ORCL), Personal Capital, RGB Networks, Spiceworks, Teros (CTXS), Tripwire (Thoma Bravo), and Varolii. Steve earned a B.A. in History from Yale University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.