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Philip Erdoes

Bear Ventures LLC

New York, US


Bear Ventures LLC

Philip Erdoes
Philip Erdoes is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Bear Ventures and The New Traditionalists furniture company. He has over 15 years' experience in creating new enterprises, serves on the Boards of each of its investment companies and is the Head of the Finance Committee. Philip practiced Law at Houston based Andrews and Kurth, LLP, where he specialized in corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. He is a Member of the Young President’s Organization and is engaged in a number of charitable activities and foundations.

Philip Erdoes’ Newsfeed

13 Sep 2017
Southern Gents with a Beautiful Bar in Their Showroom Shake Up the Furniture Industry

Since 2010, the gents behind furniture company The New Traditionalists have been turning the industry on its head, infusing traditional style, which had become staid and stuffy in recent years, with a healthy does of cool. Founders Philip Erdoes and Brady Wilcox, having found success in the industry after launching modern children’s furniture brand Ducduc, sought to fill a gap in the marketplace: They wanted traditional-style pieces with fresh, modern details.

24 Apr 2017
What’s New, What’s Next in. New York Takes On a Texas Feel

Philip Erdoes and Brady Wilcox, The New Traditionalists founders, host, serving Texas barbecue and spirits (Tito’s Handmade Vodka and Dulce Vida tequila), with one very lucky guest walking away with a pair of Lucchese boots.

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Philip Erdoes’ Background

1998 - Present
New York, US
Bear Ventures LLC is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in growth, buyouts, and distressed situations. The firm invests in consumer products, business services, manufacturing, & distribution sectors.
Founder and CEO
2010 - Present
New York, US
The New Traditionalists connect traditional with today. Influenced by classic, traditional silhouettes, objects and history, the furniture is designed for today's eclectic, personal style of decorating.

Non-Executive Positions

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Philip Erdoes’ Education

Master of Business Administration (MBA)
1991 - 1992
Doctor of Law (J.D.), Law, Honors
1985 - 1988
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