Senior Marketing Manager

Indianapolis, Indiana, United States Full-time



Hyde Park Venture Partners is an early stage venture capital firm focused on high-growth technology startups in the Midwest. With offices in Chicago and Indianapolis – and a network of advisors throughout the region – we invest in proven startups who have incredible founding teams and fast growth. Our sweetspot is investing in B2B software and consumer marketplace startups. We take pride as a team in being tenacious, responsive, and impactful to all of our stakeholders: entrepreneurs, co-investors, and limited partners alike.



Senior Marketing Manager



Indianapolis, IN



As the Senior Marketing Manager, you would be responsible for building the brand of our fund across all of our markets. You will be catalyzing meaningful relationships across our 60+ portfolio companies, creating and curating helpful resources for our founding teams, and leading our communications.

The key responsibilities will include:

Marketing and Brand Building:

  • Creating and owning strategic content strategy to deliver helpful resources to entrepreneurs; crafting written content is a primary component of this role.
  • Execute event strategy across Midcontinent, collaborating with top VCs and startups founders
  • Storytelling of portfolio company founders and successes, and Hyde Park Venture Partners team
  • Distribution of newsletter and communications, including investor communications
  • Webinar series with investment partners and PortCo Execs
  • Support initiatives to scale the reach and impact of Tim Kopp’s CMOVC platform, a dedicated resource for go-to-market leaders


Network and Platform:

  • Creating and cultivating ongoing community of our 60+ portfolio companies
  • Curating events strategy to optimize talent network and entrepreneur meetups across key midcontinent markets
  • Supporting virtual community and connecting resources for portfolio companies
  • Support talent process for placing top candidates inside high-growth tech companies
  • Manage company onboarding process for new investments, and serving as additional point of contact for various platform activities and relationships
  • Leverage existing systems and CRM to automate contact management processes


Analysis and Support:

  • Working alongside the investment team to assist in creating investment committee resources and due diligence materials
  • Solid grasp of basic fundamentals of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint
  • Building capacity of the partnership and investment team, executing on strategic initiatives to bring them to life
  • As the point person for the Indianapolis office, one of the principal functions of this role is to build the capacity of Indianapolis office managing director, Tim Kopp



A leading candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from top university
  • 3+ years of professional experience, with preference to experience in technology, marketing, or startup environment
  • Background in marketing with demonstrated strength in content marketing, experience in SEO, marketing analytics, and graphic design are a benefit to this role
  • Strong ability to problem solve, and lead key initiatives with analytical mindset
  • Ability to operate in independent, unstructured environment as a self-starter, serving as a point person for a variety of key initiatives for our team
  • Passion for technology and entrepreneurship, and servant mindset to supporting the broader technology ecosystem
  • High degree of trust, and capability to build trust with key stakeholders of the Hyde Park Venture Partners network



  • Incredible exposure to startup and tech ecosystems across the nation
  • Working with some of the smartest and most accomplished startups and executives in the Midwest, and the nation
  • Fast-paced environment with freedom to create meaningful impact in a leading venture capital firm in the Midwest


Report to Tim Kopp:

  • This future hire for this position has an incredible opportunity to work directly alongside  Tim Kopp in Hyde Park Venture Partners’ Indianapolis office.
  • To read more about Tim Kopp’s background as the former Chief Marketing Officer of ExactTarget and the youngest VP in Coca-Cola history, check out his blog, CMOVC.

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