Peter Cannone


Peter Cannone

Executive in Residence


Believes excellence is everything.

Peter is a longtime operator-turned-investor who’s committed and keenly positioned to help founders and CEOs realize significant growth in their companies and careers.

Before Optum Ventures, Peter was the chief executive officer at UpCurve, Inc. and New Media Investment Group Inc. He also served as the chief executive officer and president at OnForce, Inc., later acquired by Adecco Global. Prior, Peter served as president of PC Connection, Inc. and has held senior executive positions in both sales and operations. He has served on several venture and private equity boards of directors and holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Massachusetts and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

As Steve Jobs said, ‘Let’s go invent and transform tomorrow rather than worrying about what happened today.’"


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