Martin Dolfi, PARTNER
Martin Dolfi is the Founding Partner of M3 Ventures. Prior to establishing M3 in 2015, Dolfi was a Partner at Relativity Media where he oversaw endorsements, licensing and business development. Previously, Dolfi was an executive in Creative Artist Agency (CAA) where he managed licensing for top consumer brands. Dolfi began his career in investment banking at Ladenburg Thalmann, where he was personally involved in raising over $1.3 billion in equity capital. He later became a member of three publicly traded private equity companies: Endeavor Acquisition Corp., Victory Acquisition Corp. and Triplecrown Acquisition Corp., where he collectively managed over $1 billion in investor capital. Dolfi holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Western Michigan University.
TRACY DUBB, PARTNER
Tracy Dubb joined M3 Ventures as a Partner from Sandbridge Capital, a retail and consumer focused private equity fund where she was a VP overseeing the fund’s early stage and growth equity investments in leading consumer brands such as Rossignol, Bonobos, Farfetch, Thom Browne, and Derek Lam, among others. Prior to joining Sandbridge, Dubb was at Marvin Traub Associates, a retail and consumer focused strategic consulting firm, where she advised clients such as Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and the Related Companies on global growth strategies, with a particular focus on the Middle East and other emerging markets. Previously, she worked as an investment-banking analyst at Credit Suisse in their Retail and Consumer Products coverage group. Dubb graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania.
JILL YABLON, PARTNER
Jill Yablon joined M3 Ventures as a Partner. Jill began her career at Goldman Sachs. Yablon has also worked at Conde Nast and in the media and retailing groups for McKinsey & Company. In 1993, Yablon joined Time Warner Inc. to pioneer their e-commerce endeavors. Yablon subsequently was recruited by AOL to lead their content development arm, Greenhouse Studios, where she worked on business development, joint ventures and content creation for AOL. Yablon was also previously a Vice President of Marketing at Barnesandnoble.com. Yablon is a Board Member of Penn’s Libraries and on the Advisory Board of the Dubin Breast Cancer Center. Yablon graduated Summa Cum Laude from The Wharton Undergraduate School and is a Lauder Institute graduate and an MBA from Wharton Graduate School.