Long River provided incredible value to our team, originally as lead Series A investor and all the way through our private equity round. Any entrepreneur who wants an early stage financial partner, not just an investor, should talk to the Long River team.
— John Roland, founder and CEO, Extreme Reach

Advisory Board

Long River is supported by an Industry Advisory Board comprised of individuals who have been CEO's and/or active investors in the Fund's target investment sectors. This board provides additional sector expertise to the Funds and the portfolio companies.

Information Technology

Bill Bither
Former CEO and founder, Atalsoft; current CEO MachineMetrics
Enterprise software

Jim Eisenstein
Former CEO, Optasite; Chairman and CEO, Grupo TorreSur

Fran Kelly
former President and Vice Chair, Arnold Worldwide
Consumer marketing

Dave Mahoney
founder and former CEO and Chair, Banyan Systems
Enterprise software

Ted Mocarski
Managing Director, Bank Street Capital
IT services and telecomm

Jeff Nick
Former CTO, EMC Corporation
Enterprise software

Joel Schwartz
Senior VP and General Manager, Global New Business Development, EMC Corporation
IT services


Randy Barko
CEO, Ximedica
Medical Devices

Peter Bonis, MD
Chief Medical Officer, UpToDate
Healthcare Information Technology and Diagnostics

Paul Brient
President & CEO, PatientKeeper; formerly VP, McKesson
Healthcare Information Technology

Chris Butler
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association; former VP Independence BCBS
Health Plan IT and Services

Mike Cataldo
CEO, Convergent Dental; formerly CEO Medivation
Medical Devices and Healthcare Information Technology

Nancy Ham
CEO, Medicity; formerly CEO MedVentive
Healthcare Information Technology

Michael Kaufman
Partner, KBT Partners; formerly Sr. BD Eclipsys
Healthcare Information Technology

Ned Kaufman, MD
Medical Director of Information Systems, North Shore Medical Center
Healthcare Information Technology

Bill Lyons
former CEO, Blackstone Medical
Medical Devices

Michael Weintraub
CEO, Humedica; Former CEO Pharmetics
Healthcare Information Technology


Joseph Steig, CFO