Co-Founder & General Partner
Cliff Holekamp is a Co-founder and General Partner at Cultivation Capital. In addition, he serves as the Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship and Academic Director for Entrepreneurship at the Olin Business School at Washington University in St. Louis. Cliff’s board service in the Cultivation portfolio currently includes LockerDome, TopOPPS, Hatchbuck, TrackBill, and Rentalutions.
Cliff is the founder of Foot Healers (sold to private equity in 2007) and Cliff’s prior portfolio board service includes Yurbuds (sold to Harman Kardon in 2014) and Upside (sold to Envestnet in 2015). His nonprofit board engagements include serving at the Yield Lab Institute, the Saint Louis Zoo, and at Washington & Lee University. Cliff holds a B.A. from Washington & Lee University and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. He worked as an account executive for IBM before beginning his entrepreneurial career.