Jared Fliesler, Square’s VP Overseeing Growth, Joins Matrix As General Partner

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http://techcrunch.com – Jared Fliesler, who oversaw growth and user acquisition at Square, is crossing over to the venture side from the startup world and joining Matrix Partners as a general partner. A firm that has been around for more than 30 years, Matrix does Series A rounds in the enterprise and consumer space. It’s bi-coastal with offices in both Boston and Palo Alto. They are in companies like ZestFinance, Gilt Groupe, Polyvore, Zendesk and Zong. After working at Square, Google and Slide, Fliesler said that venture capital would give him the opportunity to work with many companies at this optimal period (IT news)