Eric Steele

Eric Steele Entrepreneur in Residence for Elevate Ventures 

Eric currently serves as the Entrepreneur in Residence for Elevate Ventures in Southwest Indiana.  Eric has founded and worked for a variety of startups in industries ranging from telecommunications to ecommerce.  After graduating from Indiana University, he cofounded ForePoint Networks, a wireless internet service provider that was acquired in 2009 and RareShare, a network for individuals with rare medical disorders that was acquired in 2014 based in New York City.  Subsequent positions included roles in mergers and acquisitions, and strategic initiatives/partnerships, and most recently CFO of Nadine West, an ecommerce startup based in Austin, TX.