Dr. Jim Budzynski has joined Open Prairie Ventures as a venture partner.
Budzynski’s focus will be to assist with capital raising and identification of initial investment opportunities for the OPV III Fund to be launched in January 2013. In addition, he will also manage some existing investments in the Open Prairie Ventures II Fund.
Budzynski is the managing principal of MacroGain Partners. He has over 30 years of direct agrifood and related markets experience, primarily in the areas of structuring private equity transactions, strategic planning, distribution strategy development, brand management, marketing, and operations.