Christian Taylor, founder of Silicon Valley-based startup Payvment, has joined Cultivation Capital as a principal to focus on its new SixThirty Cyber accelerator program.
Previously, Taylor was with 500 Startups and mentored accelerator companies in the areas of product design, user growth and raising venture capital. He is the founder and former CEO of Payvment, an e-commerce site that was acquired by Intuit in 2013.
Cultivation Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in early stage technology and life sciences companies. SixThirty Cyber is a business development accelerator that invests up to $100,000 in a handful of cyber security-based technology startup companies each year.
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