Investing in IT (& TMT) • Education • W... , Bethesda Maryland ..., United States
$15000000 (Later stage VC)
• Tala Security:
$5400000 (Early stage VC)
$3000000 (Seed Round)
• Trinity Cyber:
• RackTop Systems:
• Gula Tech Adventures:
• Polarity | Breach Intelligence, Inc.:
• The DataTribe:
• Protego Labs - Security @ Serverless:
• Tenable Network Security:
• Network Security Wizards:
- Bethesda Maryland - Ellicott City Maryland - U.S.A., United States
IT (& TMT) • Education • Web Security (& Privacy) • Insurance (& InsurTech)
Ron Gula is a Co-Founder and serves as President at Gula Tech Adventures. He serves as a Board Member at Cybrary. He serves as Board Member at Bandura Cyber. He was a Board Member and Advisor of Eastwind Networks. He started his cybersecurity career as a network penetration tester for the NSA. At BBN, he developed network honeypots to lure hackers and he ran US Internetworking's team of penetration testers and incident responders. As CTO of Network Security Wizards, he pioneered the art of network security monitoring and produced the Dragon Intrusion Detection System which was recognized as a market leader by Gartner in 2001. As CEO and co-founder of Tenable Network Security, he led the company's rapid growth and product vision from 2002 through 2016. He helped them scale to more than 20,000 customers worldwide, raise $300m in venture capital and achieve revenues in excess of $100m annually. He is an Advisory Board Member of Pixm. He also serves as Board of Advisiors at INKY
Investing in IT (& TMT) • Retail (& E-Commer... , Elkridge Maryland ..., United States
• Quip (Oral Care):
$10000000 (Early stage VC)
• The Contentment Foundation:
• UPSHIFT Ventures Limited:
• ANCILE Solutions, Inc.:
• Abundant Venture Partners:
- Elkridge Maryland - U.S.A., United States
IT (& TMT) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • A.I. (& Big Data)
Dr. Eric Grosgogeat serves as Chief Executive Officer & Board Member at Ancile Solutions. He serves as Advisor at Abundant Venture Partners. He is also an Angel Investor. He is responsible for setting the strategy direction and managing the business operations of ANCILE. Eric brings extensive executive and general management experience, most recently as CEO for FocusVision, a global technology solutions provider for both quantitative and qualitative market research. While there, Eric significantly grew the business and shifted the business model from technology-enabled services to an SaaS technology based solution. Prior to FocusVision, Eric served in numerous general management roles at Philips and Procter & Gamble. Eric earned a PhD in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Cincinnati, a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the Paris Institute of Technology.
Own a Hedge Fund that is constantly looking for businesses that have great growth potential
Linked In Description:
Investment Banking for Tech companies in Enterprise and Consumer segments.
A veteran in Enterprise, Mobile and Digital Media, Corporate Development VR, Voice Powered AI, Smart Devices, Mobile Advertising, Gaming, Artificial Intelligence, and IoT. Extensive deal-making with Mobile Carriers, Major Brands, Media Companies, Advertisers, Enterprise Sales, and Business Development, OEM's, Internet of Things (IoT) and Venture Capital. Entrepreneur, Angel Investor.
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.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... New York City (NY) , ..., U.S.A.
• Vemo Education:
$7400000 (Seed Round)
$6000000 (Early stage VC)
$5300000 (Seed Round)
• Dusty Robotics:
$5000000 (Early stage VC)
• Virgil Security:
$4000000 (Early stage VC)
$4000000 (Early stage VC)
$3250000 (Early stage VC)
$2250000 (Seed Round)
$2000000 (Seed Round)
• Sea Machines:
$20000000 (Later stage VC)
$10500000 (Early stage VC)
$8000000 (Early stage VC)
New York City (NY) - Durham North Carolina - San Diego California - Raleigh North Carolina - Chicago Illinois - Beverly California - Valley California - Portland Oregon - Baltimore Maryland - Seattle Washington, U.S.A.
Zach Coopersmith serves as Managing Partner at Building Industry Partners. He is also an Angel Investor. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Partner at Leading Ridge Capital Partners. Most recently he worked in the Distressed Credit group for Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital after spending time in both their high yield research and proprietary equity investing divisions. Prior to his time at Lehman Brothers, Coopersmith founded and managed a successful amusements company where he was responsible for hiring, marketing, and strategic planning. He has also co-founded several start-up online communities and online gaming business ventures. Coopersmith graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School with a B.S. in Economics concentrating in Finance and Entrepreneurship, receiving numerous awards and honor society memberships for leadership, entrepreneurship, and academic achievement. He also serves as Managing partner at Building Industry Partners. He served as Board Member at U.S. Fence Solutions.
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Beverly Hills Califor..., U.S.A. - U.K. - India
Beverly Hills California - London - New York City (NY) - Chicago Illinois - Bethesda Maryland - Indianapolis Indiana - Annapolis Maryland - Bellevue Washington - Houston Texas - Washington D.C - Indiana - Virginia - Texas - Illinois, U.S.A. - U.K. - India
Perseus is a merchant bank and private equity fund management company headquartered in Washington, D.C., with an office in New York and an associated advisory firm in Munich. Perseus has invested in numerous growth equity, turnaround, and buyout transactions in the United States, Canada, and Western Europe. Perseus manages seven private equity funds and makes control equity investments in middle market companies that offer opportunities for value creation and enhancement. Since its inception in 1995, Perseus has made investments in more than 60 portfolio companies in a wide variety of industries in which Perseus and its principals have expertise, including energy, environmental, and engineering technologies; healthcare; and branded consumer products. Perseus has raised more than $1.6 billion in capital commitments. Perseus Partners VII, L.P., which was established in 2006, is a $602 million fund focused on control investments in middle market growth equity transactions principally in the energy, environmental, and engineering technology, healthcare, and branded consumer products sectors. This fund has been fully committed or reserved. Perseus also co-manages a $449 million fund that invests exclusively in life sciences companies. Growth equity and turnaround investing have been core investment focuses of Perseus since inception, supplemented by occasional opportunistic leveraged buyouts when supported by appropriate market conditions.
Syncom Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that focuses on investments in the media and communication industry based in the United States. The firm also invests in the multimedia content, multimedia application, digital business service and licensed communication sectors. The firm was founded in 1977 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland.
Marc Nathan is the Founder of T-Squared Agency. He also serves as a vice president of client strategy at Miller Egan Molter & Nelson LLP. He is an experienced startup mentor with years of leadership in technology, finance, and creative marketing agency firms. He focuses on early stage technology-based companies, specifically on the topics of angel investing, product and customer development and marketing at scale.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Education • Businesses Solutions • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • Logistics (& Distribution) • Material Science • Aerospace (& Defense)
Patriot Capital provides growth capital for middle-market companies seeking to finance business expansion, acquisitions, management buyouts or balance sheet recapitalizations. Patriot Capital II and its predecessor funds, Allegiance Capital and Patriot Capital I have over $270 million of capital under management. Patriot Capital's investments typically range from $3.0 million to $15.0 million in size and usually take the form of subordinated debt with a current coupon combined with warrants, preferred stock and/or common stock. The firm focuses on investment opportunities in small and medium-sized privately-held companies, typically with annual revenues of $10 to $200 million. The firm focuses on growth companies in the business and consumer services, consumer products, niche manufacturing and distribution, education, e-commerce, application software, transportation and telecom services industries located in the Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, and Southern U.S.
Investing in IT (& TMT) • FinTech (& Financi... Maryland, United States
$34999994 (Later stage VC)
$31000000 (Later stage VC)
$12750000 (Early stage VC)
• Digital Signal Corporation:
$10560220 (Later stage VC)
$9800000 (Later stage VC)
$6000000 (Later stage VC)
$5100000 (Later stage VC)
$3000000 (Early stage VC)
• Volley Labs:
$2300000 (Seed Round)
• Pragya Systems:
$1680000 (Seed Round)
Novak Biddle Venture Partners
Maryland, United States
IT (& TMT) • FinTech (& Financials services) • Investment Management • Mobile
Novak Biddle Venture Partners is an investment firm provides equity financing and assistance to the management of early-stage information technology companies principally located in the Mid-Atlantic It particularly invests in companies operating in the communication, education, consumer and internet, security, software and service sectors. The firm is based in Bethesda, Maryland and was founded in 1996.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • BioTech
David Rose is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer & Chairman at Gust. David is an Inc. 500 CEO, serial entrepreneur and angel investor who has founded or funded over 120 pioneering companies. Described by BusinessWeek as a "world conquering entrepreneur", by Forbes magazine as "New York's Archangel", and by Red Herring magazine as "patriarch of Silicon Alley", his New York Times best-selling books on startup development and financing are Angel Investing: The Gust Guide to Making Money and Having Fun Investing in Startups (2014) and The Startup Checklist: 25 Steps to a Scalable, High-Growth Business (2016), both published by Wiley. Each has become the standard text in its field, with the world's leading angel groups providing the investment book to all of their new members, and 500 US universities adopting The Startup Checklist as the text for their entrepreneurship progra From his initial involvement with the first online communities in the 1970s, through founding one of the first personal computer training companies in the 1980s, one of the first wireless data information networks in the 1990s, and the first global angel investing platform in the 2000s, David has been at the forefront of innovation in business and technology. Outside of his work with Gust, he is Managing Director of Rose Tech Ventures; Founder and Chairman Emeritus of New York Angels; Co-founder and Managing Director of the AREA accelerator; and Founding Track Chair for Finance, Entrepreneurship and Economics at Singularity University, the Google/NASA-sponsored post-graduate program in exponential technologies. He has a BA from Yale, an MBA in Finance from Columbia and a D. Eng. (hc) from Stevens Institute of Technology.
Capitol Partners is a private equity firm seeking to realize superior medium-term capital gains by investing in consolidating, fragmented industries. Along with the firm's sister fund, New Horizons Venture Capital (see profile), the group manages $200 million in assets. Capitol Partners focuses on technology, scale, and infrastructure-intensive investments in select segments of the healthcare, Internet, telecommunications, and energy industries. The firm provides equity capital to support financing needs such as: Recapitalizations, Management-led buy-outs, Liquidity for existing shareholders, Mergers and acquisitions, and Capital investments. Historically the firm has made acquisitions of up to $50 million, with equity investments of up to $20 million.