About MB Venture Partners
MB Venture Partners is a Memphis-based venture capital firm that provides capital and strategic direction to life science companies. MBVP was founded by Gary Stevenson and Joseph R. “Pitt” Hyde III. The Firm invests in primarily in medical device start-ups at all stages of development. We are especially interested in funding product solutions for musculoskeletal disease. Johnson and Johnson, Medtronic, Smith + Nephew, Zimmer Biomet, and Wright Medical (now part of Stryker) have each acquired MBVP-funded start-ups. MBVP has been the largest sponsor and Conference Host of the Musculoskeletal New Ventures Conference for more than 20 years.