S3 Ventures is a venture capital firm which specializes in early, expansion and growth stage investments. It was founded in 2005 and is based in Austin, Texas. The firm invests in companies operating in the information technology and medical devices sectors. It is primarily focused on businesses in Texas and the southwest United States.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Arizona , San Diego C..., U.S.A.
$4400000 (Early stage VC)
Arizona - San Diego California - United Kingdom - London United Kingdom - Palo Alto California - Tucson Arizona - Ca, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • FinTech (& Financials services) • Energy • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • AR/VR • Mobile
Stephen Cohen is a Co-Founder and serves as an Executive Vice President & Board Member at Palantir Technologies. He is an Angel Investor. He currently serves as Executive Vice President, and sits on the board of Palantir Technologies, a private company in Palo Alto, CA that develops software analysis products used by governments and financial organizations around the world. Prior to joining Palantir, Stephen worked at Clarium Capital Management. Stephen graduated with a BS in Computer Science from Stanford University. His primary interest is creating leverage on real-world problems through Natural Language Processing, Linguistics, and Machine Learning inspired techniques.
Bill Miller is the founder and Managing Partner of Miller Investment Management. Bill is responsible for the overall investment strategy of both the venture and hedge funds. He is an active board member in a majority of the venture portfolio companies, where he leverages his experiences as an entrepreneur and investor to help companies make strategic decisions and grow their business.
Bill co-founded StorageNetworks, a cloud data storage company, in 1997. The company grew to $125 million in revenues and completed an IPO in 2000, reaching a peak market cap of $16 billion. Bill has invested in 25 start-up companies over the past 15 years with 10 successful exits. Bill’s career also includes experience in the semiconductor industry and data storage sales. He has a BS in Chemistry from the University of Illinois.
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.
Investing in IT (& TMT) • Energy • Clea... Oregon , Arizona , Po..., U.S.A.
$4500000 (Early stage VC)
Oregon - Arizona - Portland Oregon - San Carlos California - Redwood City California - Phoenix Arizona United Stat, U.S.A.
IT (& TMT) • Energy • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • DeepTech
William Harris is the Founder and serves as Board Member at Personal Capital. He is an accomplished leader in the financial services technology industry, with an extensive track record of building and growing successful companies. He is former President of ChipSoft, makers of TurboTax - the leading tax preparation software, a company he grew from a small company with $15 million in annual sales, into a public company valued at over $250 million. Today, over 10 million tax returns annually are prepared using TurboTax. He also served as Chief Executive Officera t Intuit, the makers of Quicken, QuickBooks, and TurboTax, and Chief Executive Officer at PayPal, the global leader in online payment products. Harris is currently a board member of multiple private and public companies, including Earthlink, Visual Sciences (Chairman), Global Cash Access, and Yodlee. He is a past board member of RSA Security, Macromedia, and LowerMyBills.
Todd Foster is the Founder & serves as Managing Partner at Sabine Capital Partners. He is also an angel investor. Foster has 20 years of experience in commercial banking, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital investing. Prior to founding Sabine, Foster was a commercial banker with Citigroup in New York and Dubai. He also served as special general partner with Cottonwood Capital Partners and as a vice president with Frontline Capital Group in New York. Foster holds an MBA in Finance from Emory University and a BA from Vanderbilt University, and is an alumnus of the Executive Program for Philanthropy Leaders at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Foster is a FINRA registered representative (Series 63 and 82).
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • Media • Businesses Solutions • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • IoT (& Wearables) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Web Security (& Privacy) • Gaming (& eSports) • Advertising • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Mobile • Online Social • Consumer
Grew telecom/software start-up Virtela to $80M. Sold to NTT in 2013 for $520M. Business Development operator by trade, now leading the practice at Tallwave, a Commercializor for digital ventures. Launched Tallwave LLC "Commercializor" in 2009. Launch