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Websitebarodaventures.com
Employees
Founded1998
Descriptionventure company

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HQ
245 South Beverly Drive
Beverly Hills, CA, 90212
USA

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Baroda Ventures

Baroda Ventures is a Los Angeles based venture capital firm founded in 1998 by philanthropist and technology entrepreneur David C. Bohnett, the founder of GeoCities, an Internet-based media company, publicly traded on NASDAQ and subsequently acquired by Yahoo!

They are focused on early stage venture investments (Seed and Series A) in the consumer internet, SaaS, and digital media industries ranging from $100K to $5M with a particular focus on Los Angeles and Southern California based companies.

They love working side-by-side with scrappy entrepreneurs who are passionate about building lasting businesses. They believe in the power of well designed products. They require intellectual honesty and personal integrity in our entrepreneurs.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
ID90T 6/2013Series B$3M4
Chromatik 5/2013Series A$5.7M6
Twenty Jeans 4/2013Seed$1M4
ADOMIC (formerly YieldMetrics) 1/2013Seed$1.7M9
Lettuce 10/2012Seed$2.1M6
PlumTV 10/2012Venture Round$4.4M8
Fab 7/2012Series C$105M10
SteelHouse 7/2012Venture Round$8.25M6
Pocket Change 7/2012Series A$5M4
Gradient X 6/2012Seed$3.75M9
Surf Air 6/2012Series A$3.76M12
Lifecrowd 4/2012Series A$5M5
DogVacay 3/2012Series A$1M13
Fab 12/2011Series B$40M5
SteelHouse 12/2011Series B$6.3M4
nprogress 12/2011Seed$1.7M7
Pocket Change 11/2011Seed$1.4M8
Fab 8/2011Series A$7.7M19
Fab 7/2011Seed$1M4
SHIFT 2/2011Series A$2M12
Fab 12/2010Seed$1.75M5
Fab 6/2010Seed$250k1
Affordit.com 12/2009Seed$600k3
OVGuide 2/2009Series A$5M1
MediaVast 5/2006Series C$15M4
WireImage 5/2006Series C$15M4

Videos

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  1. Airline Platform Provider ID90T Closes $3 Mln in Series B Financing (pehub.com) [edit]
  2. Chromatik continues to make beautiful music with a $5.7 million (and growing) Series A (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  3. 20Jeans Pockets About $1M in Seed Funding (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  4. YieldMetrics closes buzzy $1.7 million Seed round, delivers radical transparency to online advertising (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  5. Order Management Startup Lettuce Raises $2.1 Million From Crosscut Ventures, 500 Startups, And Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. With $4.4M in new funding, PLUM TV relaunches as an online and offline TV network for the “mass affluent” (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  7. Fab Seals The Deal On $105 Million In New Funding (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  8. SteelHouse Takes in $8.25 Million to Expand Best-in-Class Behavioral Analytics and Real Time Ad Targeting Platform (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  9. Google Ventures Leads $5M Investment In Virtual Currency Startup Pocket Change (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  10. Gradient X Raises $3.75 Million to Unlock Mobile Advertising, Because Someone Needs To (pandodaily.com) [edit]
  11. Members-Only Airline Surf Air Raises Series A From Anthem, NEA & Others (Including Jared Leto) (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  12. Social events marketplace Lifecrowd raises $5M from Lightbank, Bullpen, others (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  13. dogvacay.com [edit]
  14. Design-Focused Flash Sales Site Fab.com Raises $40M From Andreessen Horowitz, Ashton Kutcher (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  15. SteelHouse Closes $6.3 Million Series B Financing (freshnews.com) [edit]
  16. nProgress Raises over $1.7M in Angel Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  17. Mobile Game Monetization Platform Lunch Money Raises $1M From Google Ventures; Rebrands As Pocket Change (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  18. Ashton Kutcher-Backed Fab.com Closes $7.7 Million (businessinsider.com) [edit]
  19. Fab.com Claims To Be Profitable On $1.3M In Revenue After 30 Days, Raises $1M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  20. GraphEffect Raises $2 Million To Increase Brand "Likes" On Facebook (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  21. Social Network For Gay Men Fabulis Rebrands To Fab.com, Raises $1.75 Milli (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  22. Exclusive: GeoCities founder invests in gay social network Fabuli (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  23. SEC D (sec.gov) [edit]
  24. Baroda Ventures Invests $5 Million Into OVGuide.com (marketwire.com) [edit]
  25. MediaVast’s Third Round Funding: $15 Million (contentsutra.com) [edit]
  26. WireImage Completes Series C (sbe.com) [edit]
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