New Enterprise Associates (NEA) is a leading venture capital firm focused on helping entrepreneurs create and build major new enterprises that use technology to improve the way we live, work and play. Since its founding in 1978, the firm has followed the same core principles: supporting its entrepreneurs, providing an excellent return to its limited partners and practicing its profession with the highest standards and respect. NEA focuses on investments at all stages of a company’s development, from seed-stage through IPO. With approximately $8.5 billion in committed capital, NEA’s experienced management team has invested in over 550 companies, of which more than 155 have gone public and more than 225 have been acquired. NEA has US offices in Reston, Virginia, Menlo Park, California and Baltimore, Maryland. In addition, New Enterprise Associates (India) Pvt. Ltd. has an office in Bangalore, India and New Enterprise Associates (Beijing) Ltd. has offices in Beijing and Shanghai China. For additional information, visit NEA.
ATV is a bi-coastal venture capital firm with more than $1.6 billion in capital under management. The firm partners with entrepreneurial teams to build great companies that lead technology markets in IT, healthcare and energy. Visit us on the web at www.atvcapital.com, or on Twitter @ATVcapital.
Kodiak Venture Partners pursues a disciplined investment strategy that is focused on building seed and early stage technology companies into high-growth industry market leaders. Kodiak partners have deep expertise in building and investing in market leaders. The team invests in markets where they have had proven success over the years.
Founded in 1999, Kodiak manages three funds totaling $681M and targets companies in eastern North America. Kodiak forges deep relationships with entrepreneurs at the earliest stages and works with a hands-on approach to formulate business strategies, build management teams, and develop critical alliances and customer relationships. For additional information, visit Kodiak Venture Partners.
Founded in 2000, Southern Capitol Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm dedicated to helping outstanding entrepreneurs build market-leading companies. The firm provides capital and guidance to technology companies across the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic. Select portfolio companies include Art.com, Motricity, Batanga and ReverbNation.com. SCV is based in Raleigh, North Carolina. For additional information, visit Southern Capitol Ventures.
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