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A Law, an Industry, and 50 Years of Success
1961
Pillars of the Community, a Foundation for Generations
Our First Tombstone and Press Release
Making It All Possible: The SBIC Program
A Who’s Who of Minnesota’s Business Community
Bob Zicarelli: Leader, Builder, Dealmaker
1963
From Ink to Icecream
Lighting the Way
1969
National Computer: Meeting the Test
Growth and Success: Launching an Industry.
1972
Dan Haggerty: Establishing a National Footprint
1974
Cray Research: The Beginning of a New Technology
1975
Tom Crosby Retires
1976
Network Systems: Building the Backbone of the Internet
1977
John Whaley: Managing the Details of Growth
Adding Depth and More Experience
1979
Changing of the Guard and a New Single Limited Partner
Emerging as a "Go-To" Firm
1980
Taking Risks, Generating Returns
1982
Growing the Firm
Technology, Airlines and Big Bird
1984
John Lindahl and the Birth of Buyouts
Lindahl and Thomson: Creating an Industry
1986
Buyouts Abound
The Power of Diversification
NVC from Coast to Coast
Stepping Out-A Bigger Footprint
Norwest Corporation: Unwaivering Support
1989
A New Fund. A Big Bet
Bob Zicarelli: A Legacy
Acceleration, National Recognition
1992
The Beginning of the ’90s Boom
1993
Booming Buyouts
Investing in the Client Server Revolution
Driving a Successful Strategy
1994
A Growing Presence in Silicon Valley
The Crest of a Wave: The Mid-90s
1996
An Idea to Roll Up ISP's
An Industry Matures and Grows. Dan Haggerty Retires.
Norwest Venture Partners Goes West
1998
Extraordinary Successes and Fresh Capital
Telecommunications on the Rise
Backing Repeat Entrepreneurs Breeds Success: The Cerent Story
NVP Rises to a New Level
2000
Healthcare Investing
Venture Returns at Their Peak
Patient Investing
Capital Efficiency and Building the Firm
Expanding Operations Leadership
2001
Investing in Promising New Growth Opportunities
Adapting to Market Conditions. Investing in Innovation.
Investing in Global, Cost-Efficient Models:Open-Silicon
Bringing Video Communications to Life
Notable Exits Amidst the Downturn
2004
The Midas Touch
Globalization
First India Investment: Persistent Systems
Investing in Emerging Markets: India & China
Israel: A Vast Source of Technology Innovation
2006
New Capital – Deliberate Growth
Partnering with Entrepreneurs to Build Great Businesses: Airespace
Expanding the U.S. Investment Team
India Rising
2008
The Israel Opportunity
Investing In China
2009
NVP XI: Rising to a New Level
Long-Term Investment in the Cloud: Rackspace
Early Stage Investments Thrive: Lifesize
NVP Expands Growth Equity Focus
Major Milestones and Continued Growth
2010
Reviving Healthcare
Portfolio Company Value Add
2011
The Midas Touch – 2011
Opportunity Abounds
Of Change and Stability