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Venture Firm Behind Livongo Launches $150 Million Consumer Health Fund

May 18, 2021   |   Forbes

Glen Tullman and Lee Shapiro may be based in the Silicon Prairie, but the cofounders of Chicago-based 7wire Ventures are plugged into digital health companies from Silicon Valley to New York. Less than a year after Teladoc Health announced it would acquire Livongo, the chronic disease management company incubated in Tullman and Shapiro’s offices, in an $18.5 billion deal, the duo’s firm has closed a $150 million fund to find the next digital health winner. “We love the process of building teams and building businesses, generally using technology to try to make things better,” says Tullman.Read More

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