USVP Adds Melton As Venture Partner

Menlo Park-based early stage venture capital investor U.S. Venture Partners said Tuesday that it has added Emily Melton as Venture Partner at the firm, to bolster its efforts in the mobile services, social media, and consumer services area. Melton was previously at Mayfield, and also was a Partner at DFJ. Melton has previously served on the boards of NearbyNow, RedFin and ShareThis, and was involved in investments in Box, Meebo, Kudo, RichRelevance, and Flux.