Henos said ATV's current success would not have been possible without the leadership of the Atlanta business community.
We would not be where we are today without the continuing support of the Georgia Research Alliance and our major sponsors including lead participation in the fund by Georgia Power, the United Parcel Service Retirement Plan, NationsBank, BellSouth, First Financial Management and Emory University," Henos said.
However, Henos said that in spite of the progress represented by the closing today of ATV's fund, the region still remains underserved by experienced early state venture capital.
Henos succeeds Carl Brooks, who stepped down as chairman but will continue as a director of the company.
Henos is currently Managing Director of Alliance Technology Ventures, L.