vSpring Promotes Analyst

Salt Lake City-based venture capital firm vSpring Capital said this week that the firm has promoted Jon Walker, an analyst at the company, to the position of manager of marketing and investor relations. vSpring, which has $394M under management, said that Walker has been at the firm since the summer of 2006, when he served as an intern. The company said that Walker will be responsible for the firm's v100 and internship programs, fundraising, as well as investor and entrepreneur relations. vSpring's v100 program is the venture firm's annual listing of the 100 most influential local CEOs, CTOs, and others in the local region.