We're a community of entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders in Boston's sports and tech industries, affiliated with New York VC Sports


We're a community of entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders in the sports and technology industries.


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Boston VC Sports is expanding. Follow the link below to apply for a membership.

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Our Team


The Venture Community Sports concept was founded in New York City in 2011 by Jeff Volk and Deepen Parikh with a vision of bringing together many of the greatest thought leaders and entrepreneurs from the sports and tech industries. Beginning in the Fall of 2018, Boston VC Sports will do just that for sports industry execs located in Boston and throughout New England.  


Jeff Volk

Biz dev & strategy exec, @deltatre, entrepreneur,  innovator, investor,  adventurer, advisor, and Boston sports fan

Deepen Parikh

Entrepreneur, incubator @CourtsideVC,  @nextgenangels, die hard Ravens fan

Josef Volman

Partner and Co-Chair of Business Law at Burns & Levinson LLP in Boston who represents sports tech, sports apparel companies, teams, leagues and investors.

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 Terry Lyons

Global sports industry exec and entrepreneur; Former NBA International Communications guru; @terrylyons @DigSportsDesk


Angela Ruggiero

@sportsilab CEO + Co-Founder, 4X Olympian/ @HockeyHallFame, IOC Commission Member, @HarvardHBSgrad, dig power of technology + sport

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Tracy Deforge

Entrepreneur, investor, strategic advisor, and adjunct professor. Founder of @theplayersimpact

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Craig Duncan

Sales & strategic alliances exec, @venuetize, Moneyball disciple, mobile-tech entrepreneur, girls youth sports coach, fell in love w/ golf four years ago (please help!)

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Ezra Kucharz

@DraftKings, Chief Business Officer | Tech + Media Leader | Entrepreneur | Operator | Advisor | Former @CBS @NBCUniversal @NASA and @USARMY

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David Poltack

Venture Capital, CFO at Causeway Media Partners, CPA, wannabe scratch golfer, Boston sports fan.



Mike Zarren

Assistant GM & Team Counsel for @Celtics


We integrate Boston's entrepreneurial, enterprise, and investing communities through monthly panels, one-on-one presentations, informal business pitches and other events. 


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