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Latest news from our portfolio

October 20, 2021

Flock Freight Raises $215 Million at $1.3B Valuation for its Shared Freight Truckload Solution

October 25, 2021

Selfbook Raises $25M Series A to Simplify the Hotel Booking Experience

November 3, 2021

TenOneTen and Acrew Lead $3M Seed in Afterparty, a New NFT Platform for Creators 

November 10, 2021

Daily Announces $40M Series B for their Embedded Video and Audio Chat API

November 30, 2021

Buffalo Market Raises $15M Series A to Modernize Distribution for the Fastest Growing Brands

We are techy founders ourselves, with deep operating experience

We’ve started eight venture-backed startups, taken two public and realised over a billion dollars in exits. As founders, we were lucky to work with some great investors, and we want our founders to feel the same way.

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Los Angeles is our backyard. While we make investments across the globe, the LA tech community is near to our heart. Our podcast, LA Venture, includes conversations with local investors.
Jeffrey Evans — Mantis VC

Jeffrey Evans — Mantis VC

Talking with Jeffrey made me wonder if I need to get a celebrity for our venture fund.  Jeffrey had the opportunity to work with Alex and Drew of the Chainsmokers to set up Mantis VC and it sounds like an amazing team.

Jeffrey explains the value that the Chainsmokers are able to bring and how entrepreneurs and funds can best work with celebrity.

Mike Fernandez — B Capital

Mike Fernandez — B Capital

Why is a Series B pitch so much different than pitching a Series A company? How do growth stage investors think about multiples today?

Mike Fernandez talks about what he is seeing in growth rounds today and the sort of support that is needed for later stage companies.

Blake Bartlett — OpenView

Blake Bartlett — OpenView

Blake Bartlett explains how to get started with PLG, how the funnel changes going from a sales-led motion to a product-led motion, how to think about PLG metrics, and much more.

Fred Farina — The Caltech Fund

Fred Farina — The Caltech Fund

Fred is the Chief Innovation and Partnerships officer at Caltech where he oversees the Tech Transfer office and recently set up two new funds : The Caltech Fund and the Wilson and Hill fund.

Technology & data moats excite us


Replicated helps software vendors quickly and easily deploy their applications to any customer using a single architecture.

We believe in reimagining big industries


Flock freight is reinventing the industry, eliminating inefficiency and waste through algorithmic pooling.

 

We invest in underlying technologies that enable transformation

Well Health enables conversations between patients and healthcare providers through secure, multilingual messaging.

Technology & Data moats excite us

Replicated helps software vendors quickly and easily deploy their applications to any customer using a single architecture


We believe in reimagining big industries

Flock freight is changing the game in the trucking industry

We believe in reimagining big industries

Flock freight is changing the game in the trucking industry