|Katie Stitch - NYPEN Co-President|
|W Capital Partners|
Katie Stitch is a Managing Director with W Capital Partners, a private equity firm managing approximately $2 billion in capital commitments that specializes in providing liquidity to private equity shareholders and growth capital to institutionally-backed businesses. W Capital works with private equity firms, venture capital firms, financial institutions, mezzanine lenders, corporations and founding shareholders to monetize minority equity positions in private companies. Katie focuses on sourcing and evaluating new transaction opportunities as well as managing the firm's existing investments. Prior to joining W Capital in 2005, Katie was an Analyst at Banc of America Securities in the Natural Resources Group. Katie also has experience in sales and trading with JPMorganChase and public relations with Ogilvy and Mather.