Bruce Taragin currently serves as Managing Director for Blumberg Capital. Taragin has 17 years of experience as a venture capital investor, entrepreneur, technology investment banker, and corporate attorney. His venture experience includes the following exits:
- eVoice – acquired by AOL [TWX]
- PureSight – acquired by Boston Communications Group [BCGI]
- Vista Research – acquired by McGraw Hill [MHP]
- IP Infusion – acquired by ACCESS CO.
- LTD [TSE: 4813]
- GO Networks – acquired by NextWave Wireless [WAVEX]
Prior to joining Blumberg Capital in 1998, Mr. Taragin co-founded and held several senior management positions within technology companies, including Charles River Computers. He also structured and managed early-stage technology transactions at Hambrecht & Quist, Mayer Brown & Platt, and Bankers Trust Company.
A native of New York, Taragin earned his B.A. in finance and communications, cum laude, from Yeshiva University, and his M.B.A. and J.Dd from Fordham University. He serves as a member or observer on the Board of Directors of CaseStack, Insightix, LiteScape, Correlix, Nolio, and Revionics. Taragin also serves on the Board and the Investment Monitoring Committee of the Jewish Community Foundation of Northern California.