David Paul serves as a Partner at Canal Partners. Prior to joining Canal Partners, he served as director of DWP Investments, and as an investor in residence at Tallwave Capital. In this role, Paul will lead the charge on deal sourcing, executing due diligence on potential investment opportunities, participate on the board of directors of certain portfolio companies, and provide portfolio support and governance. Paul was also the founder and CEO of South Florida Home Care, a boutique home care and geriatric care management agency. He sold the company in 2016 to a national strategic buyer- Home Care Associates. Paul holds an MBA from Northeastern University, with a specialization in entrepreneurship and innovation, and a bachelor of science in Human Services from Springfield College. He is also the founder of Sunsets and Seagrapes, an annual fundraiser for the New Day Adult Care Center in South Florida.
Phoenix Arizona - San Francisco California - San Diego (CA) - Social Leverage is a Venture Capital firm,
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Education • FinTech (& Financials services) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • Investment Management • Mobile
Howard Lindzon is a Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at Social Leverage. He also serves as Principal and Partner at Knight's Bridge Capital Partners. He is a Co-Founder and serves as an Executive Chairman at StockTwits. He also serves as a Board Member at Civic Technologies. He has more than 20 years experience in the financial community acting in both an entrepreneurial and investing capacity. With a unique vision for starting, managing, and successfully advising innovative companies, Lindzon is the public face of the Social Leverage entities. In 2008 Lindzon co-founded StockTwits, recently named "one of the top 10 most innovative companies in web" by FastCompany and one of the "50 best websites" by Time (where he invented the "cashtag"). Previously, Lindzon created more than 400 original videos on Wallstrip, acquired by $CBS in 2007. Lindzon stepped down from his operational role as CEO of StockTwits on December 31, 2013, to focus on the next phase of Social Leverage. As acting Chairman, Lindzon's connection to StockTwits along with his hedge fund experience, give Social Leverage access to a community of professionals who can evaluate fintech opportunities. He serves as Board member at Civic. He also served as Advisor at Hinge Capital.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... London , New York Cit..., U.K. - U.S.A.
London - New York City (NY) - San Francisco California - Scottsdale Arizona - Kansas City Missouri - Baltimore Missouri - Efferson City Missouri, U.K. - U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • CleanTech • HealthTech (& Fitness)
C3 Capital is a fund management company based in Kansas City, with satellite offices in Phoenix and Dallas. C3 currently manages three funds (C3 Capital Partners, L.P., C3 Capital Partners II, L.P. and C3 Capital Partners III, L.P.), with approximately $430 million in assets that provide capital for businesses to finance later stage growth, strategic acquisitions, ownership transitions, and recapitalizations. C3 was founded in 1994 and has invested $318 million in 63 small businesses. The funds make $2 million to $10 million investments in the form of subordinated debt or preferred equity, and are licensed as Small Business Investment Companies. C3 provides the layer of a company's capital structure between senior debt and common equity, often referred to as 'mezzanine' capital. C3 invests in established businesses with history of profitability and will not invest in early stage businesses or in turnarounds. The firm targets companies with earnings before interest and taxes of at least $1.5 million in industries that include chemicals, plastics, energy, business services, distribution, and high value-added manufacturing. C3 will not invest in real estate, oil and gas exploration, financial institutions, or businesses involving a significant bet on the evolution of specific technologies or with a high risk of technological obsolescence. The firm's geographic focus is on the Midwest and South, but will consider investments nationally.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Phoenix, Arizona, United States
• Blue Matador:
$1700000 (Convertible Note)
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • Mobile • Consumer
Cobre Capital (formerly known as Tallwave Capital) is a venture capital firm based in Scottsdale, Arizona. The firm invests in early stage companies. The firm makes investments in the software, healthcare, information technology, and mobile sectors.
Tucson Arizona - Boston Massachusetts - Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • Other • IT (& TMT) • BioTech • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Food & Beverage • Material Science • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services)
Century Capital Management is an independent and employee-owned registered investment adviser. The firm traces its origins to 1928 and the founding of Century Shares Trust, one of the oldest mutual funds in the U.S. Century's Private Equity Group is a lower middle market focused private equity firm that provides buyout capital and growth equity to financial services, insurance, and healthcare services companies. Century has been investing in private insurance and insurance-related transactions since 1987. The firm has become a key lead investor for middle-market private equity insurance transactions; and a Co-investor with significant influence in larger insurance buyout transactions. Century Capital has the ability to commit capital in amounts ranging from $10 million to $30 million from its partnerships, and in conjunction with its limited partners and select co-investor relationships, can write equity checks exceeding $100 million. Century seeks buyout or growth equity investment opportunities in companies with enterprise values from $20 to $250 million. The firm has made investments in the United States, Canada, Bermuda, and United Kingdom.
I am the CEO of Scott Communities and a serial entrepreneur with experience in many industries. Over the course of my 30-year career, I have owned a wide range of businesses including a venture capital company which specializes in bio-based specialty chemicals, a home and apartment building company, cable company, oil and gas drilling company, software development firm, distressed property fund and an in-house advertising agency, among many others. My expertise is in starting and scaling companies in real estate development, debt restructuring and private finance. In addition to building Scott Communities into a successful home building company, I am also actively acquiring distressed real estate and developing several oil and gas E&P and service companies.I am a native of Arizona, have been a Regent of Brophy College Preparatory and Xavier College Preparatory and have worked on many charity and corporate boards, including the Phoenix Symphony, Desert Botanical Gardens, Arthritis Foundation, Herberger Theater and Maricopa Colleges Foundation.
Mansour Salame is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at FrontSpin. He serves as Board Member at ShareVault. Mansour is a successful technology executive and entrepreneur. His first startup NextAge Technologies was acquired by Alcatel (NYSE: ALU). His second startup Contactual, was acquired by 8x8 (Nasdaq: EGHT). He has recently Started his 3rd Startup, FrontSpin. He also served on the Board of Directors of 8x8. Prior to NextAge he was an executive at Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. and a management consultant at Andersen Consulting (Accenture). Salame has a Masters of Science degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Northwestern University.