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We invest early in technical teams building technical products

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.

Listen to LA Venture!

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.
Maureen Klewicki — Cedars Sinai Health Ventures

Maureen Klewicki — Cedars Sinai Health Ventures

Maureen Klewicki leads venture investing for Cedars Sinai, a $4B/year LA-based hospital with 14,000 employees.

Maureen discusses opportunities she sees for startups to be created to address issues like price transparency in healthcare, the labor shortage crisis, and the move to value-based care.  She shares go to market strategies in healthcare and much more.

Amanda Groves — PLUS Capital

Amanda Groves — PLUS Capital

Amanda Groves shares how startups can best navigate working with elite athletes and celebrities.

How should a startup structure an equity arrangement?  Has cancel culture gone too far?  And how does a firm like Plus Capital help to measure and quantify an engagement’s impact.

Kathryne Cooper — Jumpstart Nova

Kathryne Cooper — Jumpstart Nova

Kathryne Cooper tells us about Jumpstart Nova, a new $55M fund investing in incredible black healthcare founders at the seed and series A stage.

Jumpstart has LPs such as Meharry Medical, Eli Lilly, Cardinal Health
and is part of the trend of VCs that offer strategic help from their LPs as an important value-add.

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