Brian Matthews is a Co-founder and a General Partner at Cultivation Capital. In addition, he is a General Partner and mentor at SixThirty FinTech accelerator, as well as, a founder of River City Internet Group (www.rcig.net). River City Internet Group is an Internet holding company that focuses on software, Internet access, and hosting products.
Brian is a serial entrepreneur having co-founded and assisted in the sale of the following technology companies: Primary Network to Mpower Communications (MPWR) in 2000, Primary Webworks to Perficient (PRFT) in 2001, CDM Fantasy Sports to Liberty Media (LCAPA) in 2006, and IntraISP to Clearwire Communications (CLWR) in 2007.
Brian continues to focus on investments in early stage companies and sits on the boards of LockerDome, TopOpps, Aisle411, Hatchbuck, Tunespeak, SixThirty, Hostirian, and Friends of T-REX.
Steve Schuler served as Principal and Chief Investment Officer of Bridgewater Wealth & Financial Management. Before joining Bridgewater, he was President, Partner and head of the Investment Committee at Maryland Capital Management for 14 years. Steve manages the Quality Growth Stock (QGS) strategy, develops portfolio management and asset allocation tactics, leads research efforts, provides overall investment models, and is responsible for making manager and fund recommendations. He also advises and is the portfolio manager for select clients. Steve earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Hobart College in Geneva, New York. He is also a graduate of the Securities Industry Institute at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. From 1988 to 1999, Steve was a Director and Principal at Deutsche Bank Alex. Brown. Steve is a member of the board of trustees of the St. Paul's School for Boys, where he serves on its investment and philanthropy committees.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... , Silver Spring Mary..., U.S.A.
$1500000 (Seed Round)
- Silver Spring Maryland - U.S.A., U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Sales (& Marketing) • Mobile
Kofi Kankam is a Co-Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Admit.me. Kofi earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology (focus on neurobiology) from Harvard College, his Master of Education degree from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Joseph Wharton Fellow. Prior to Admit Advantage, Kofi co-founded and successfully exited an educational software company offering job-training and preparatory material to universities and various corporations. Kofi began his career as a consultant for Accenture in New York City servicing the telecommunications space. At Wharton, Kofi was the Chairman of the largest student-run conference, a strategic marketing teaching fellow, and co-founder of the Comedy Club. He is a former Vice President for The Wharton Club of NY, and a former interviewer and recruiter for Wharton and Harvard, respectively. He has successfully coached candidates into premier MBA and college programs since 2004 and is active in comedy, community service (through Alpha Phi Alpha) and martial arts.
Mark Dumas serves as Chief Strategy Officer at Centrifuge Syste Dumas is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Strategy Officer at PlanetRisk. He also is an Angel Investor. He is the Founder at Riverbend Capital. He served as the Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder and Chairman at GeoEye Analytics. He is leading the company's efforts around big data analytics, strategic technical planning and thought leadership, partnership and channel development, and mergers and acquisitions. A well-respected entrepreneur, geospatial scientist and technology innovator with more than 20 years of experience, he founded PlanetRisk in 2014 to tackle new ideas and concepts around global big-data and risk analytics. Mark was the successful founder and CEO of SPADAC, a leader in geo-spatial intelligence that in 2010 became a part of publicly-traded GeoEye. As a senior executive with GeoEye until 2013, he played a key role in the organization's continuing mergers and acquisitions activities. As part of GeoEye, SPADAC became an essential contributor in the area of geospatial predictive analytics for the U.S. government
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Virginia , Baltimore,..., United States
$380690000 (Later stage VC)
$1500000 (Seed Round)
Savano Capital Partners
Virginia - Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • PropTech • Other • IT (& TMT) • Hospitality (& Events) • Media • Education • BioTech • AgroTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • Retail (& E-Commerce) • Sales (& Marketing) • Cosmetics (& Fashion) • Entertainment (& Sports) • IoT (& Wearables) • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Cannabis • Blockchain (& Cryptos) • Web Security (& Privacy) • Gaming (& eSports) • Advertising • Analytics • AR/VR • Autonomous vehicles (& Cars) • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Developer tools • Future Of Work • Food & Beverage • GovTech • Human Resources • Impact • Insurance (& InsurTech) • Local commerce • Logistics (& Distribution) • Material Science • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services) • Messaging • Payments • Robotics • Mobile Apps • Aerospace (& Defense) • Real Estate (& Construction) • SaaS • DeepTech • FoodTech • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Incubators • Music • Investment Management • LegalTech • Life Science • Mobile • Mobility • Nanotechnology • Nonprofits • Oncology • Pets • Online Social • Consumer • Pharmaceutical (& Medicine) • Restaurants • Oil & Gas (& Mining) • Woman Focused • Industrials • Film Production (& Distribution) • Semiconductors • 3D Printing
Savano Capital Partners is a venture capital firm based in Baltimore, Maryland. The firm specializes in seed, early-stage and growth investments. The firm invests in the SaaS, mobile and fintech sectors.