Austin Ventures Adds Pleczko As EIR

Austin Ventures has added a new, Entrepreneur-in-Residence, to help source early stage software investments for the company, the company has announced. Austin Ventures said it is adding Rick Pleczko, the former CEO and Founder of portfolio company Idera, to help the company. Idera is based in Houston, and recently acquired Austin's CopperEgg. Pleczko also had served at NetIQ, Mission Critical Software, Platinum Technology, and LBMS.