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Shotspotter’s New Technology Grabs Feature On CNN’s Erin Burnett Show

By Randy Hawks / November 26, 2013 / 0 Comments

This story about Claremont Creek Ventures’ portfolio Shotspotter covers how their new technology could improve how fast police respond to shootings inside schools and other buildings

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ShotSpotter Launches SiteSecure: Indoor Gunshot Location Detection Solution

By Randy Hawks / November 15, 2013 / 0 Comments

This week was very important for our portfolio company ShotSpotter. They launched an indoor gunshot location detection system, SiteSecure. ShotSpotter locates the hot spots of gun violence – it can detect everything from the exact location of where the gun was fired to how many rounds were fired.

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Smartzip Offers New Facebook App That’s All About Engagement

By Randy Hawks / November 11, 2013 / 0 Comments

CCV’s portfolio company SmartZip Analytics, Inc.–the leader in analytics-driven targeted marketing for the real estate industry—today announced the release of a new Facebook app for SmartTargeting, their flagship predictive marketing platform.

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Claremont Creek Ventures portfolio company Shotspotter was featured in the Washington Post

By Randy Hawks / November 4, 2013 / 0 Comments

It’s very cool that our portfolio company ShotSpotter was just profiled in the Washington Post (ShotSpotter detection system documents 39,000 shooting incidents in the District). In Washington DC, ShotSpotter has 300 acoustic sensors across 20 square miles of the city, covering mainly the Southeast and Northeast of the District. ShotSpotter is a unique gunfire surveillance […]

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Exciting New Acquisition: ecoATM Acquired By Coinstar, now called Outerwall

By Randy Hawks / July 2, 2013 / 0 Comments

I am thrilled to announce today that Coinstar, now called Outerwall (NASDAQ:OUTR), the publicly held purveyor of 64,000 coin-counting and Redbox movie and video game rental kiosks, has acquired Claremont Creek portfolio company ecoATM for $350 million in cash.  What a promising acquisition it is! ecoATM makes automated, self-serve kiosks that quickly evaluate and buy back […]

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Law Enforcement Expert William J. Bratton Joins ShotSpotter, Inc. Board

By Randy Hawks / May 26, 2013 / 0 Comments

With today’s law enforcement agencies struggling to combat rising gun violence with limited resources, it is important to have great minds working together to create a safer world. On April 12, 2013 ShotSpotter Inc. (SST, Inc), a law enforcement data solutions company, welcomed Bill Bratton to the company’s board of directors. Bratton, a thought leader […]

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Meet our team

Claremont Creek Ventures was founded in 2005 by Nat Goldhaber, John Steuart and Randy Hawks to pursue early stage investing in exceptional technology startups.

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NAT GOLDHABER

Nat Goldhaber is a co-founder of Claremont Creek Ventures. 

TED DRISCOLL

Ted is an expert on digital health and diagnostics, from big data and health technology to genomics and personalized medicine.

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PAUL STRAUB

Paul is particularly focused on the potential of digital and business innovation to impact and advance broad-impact industries.

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BRAD WEBB

Brad is focused on the role of genomics and biomarker data analytics in driving the next generation of diagnostics and drug development.

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RANDY HAWKS

Randy Hawks is a co-founder of Claremont Creek Ventures.

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