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Foundry Venture Capital 2007, L.P., 9/2007 $225M
Foundry Venture Capital 2010, L.P., 10/2010 $225M
Foundry Venture Capital 2012, L.P., 9/2012 $225M
Foundry Venture Capital Fund IV, 10/2013 $225M


Boulder, USA
1050 Walnut Street
Suite 210
Boulder, CO, 80302


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Foundry Group

Foundry Group is a venture capital firm focused on making investments in early-stage information technology, Internet and software startups. Their passion is working alongside entrepreneurs to give birth to new technologies and to build those technologies into industry-leading companies. They are centrally located in Boulder, CO, but invest in companies across North America.

Their current venture fund of $225m was launched in late 2007 and is managed by four managing directors. Collectively, they have almost five decades of experience in venture capital investing. During that time they have invested in over 70 companies as institutional investors and over 50 companies as angel investors. Additionally, they have over three decades of entrepreneurial experience in founding and working in senior operating roles inside technology startups.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
AppDirect 4/2014Series C$35M3
Drync 4/2014Seed$2.1M4
AdsNative 4/2014Seed$2M7
Crowdtap 3/2014Series B$5M4 3/2014Series C$12M4
TeamSnap 2/2014Series B$7.5M4 2/2014Series A$4.8M2
JumpCloud 1/2014Series A$3M2
Datahero 12/2013Seed$3.15M1 11/2013Seed$1.5M7
Revolv 11/2013Series A$4.5M3
littleBits Electronics 11/2013Series B$11.1M12
Yesware 11/2013Series B$1.2M5
Integrate 10/2013Series B$7M3
Mapbox 10/2013Series A$10M1
Return Path 10/2013Series G$6.8M3
LeadPages 9/2013Series A$5M2
VictorOps 9/2013Series A$6.5M2
Yesware 9/2013Series B$13.5M5
3D Robotics 9/2013Series B$30M5
Fitbit 8/2013Series D$43M5
Dragon Innovation 8/2013Product Crowdfunding$2.15M4
Startups 8/2013Seed$2.3M3
Kato 8/2013Series A$1.76M4
Modria 7/2013Series A$5M1
Chute 5/2013Series A$7M3
LinkSmart 5/2013Series B$5M2
SideTour 3/2013Series A$2.5M2
Spanning Cloud Apps 3/2013Series B$6M1
Urban Airship 2/2013Series D$25M5 2/2013Series B$7M2
Cheezburger 12/2012Venture Round$5M4
VictorOps 12/2012Seed$1.6M4
Triggit 11/2012Series B$7.4M2
Betabrand 11/2012Series A$6.5M2
isocket 11/2012Series A$8M7
Cotera 10/2012Venture Round$5.04M3
ObjectLabs 10/2012Series B$5M5
Revolv 9/2012Seed$2.7M6
PivotDesk 9/2012Series A$3M5
Modular Robotics 7/2012Venture Round$3M1
Cloudability 7/2012Series A$8.7M5
FullContact 7/2012Series B$7M9
Pie Digital 7/2012Venture Round$8M2
Cloud Engines 7/2012Venture Round$2.5M1
Jirafe 6/2012Series A$7M4
Pantheon 6/2012Series A$5M1
Yesware 6/2012Series A$4M4
Datahero 5/2012Seed$1M7
Orbotix 5/2012Series C$5M2
Mocavo 5/2012Series A$4.1M2
Moz 5/2012Series B$18M2
Singly 4/2012Series A$7M8
Sympoz 4/2012Series B$15M3
BigDoor 4/2012Series C$5M1 4/2012Series A$2M1
Integrate 3/2012Series B$11M3
Fitbit 1/2012Series C$12M4
SendGrid 1/2012Series B$21.6M6
Trada 1/2012Series D$9M2
Next Big Sound 1/2012Series A$6.5M4
MobileDay 12/2011Seed$1.48M6 12/2011Venture Round$4.25M5
Standing Cloud 11/2011Venture Round$3M2
Urban Airship 11/2011Series C$15.1M5
SideTour 10/2011Seed$1.5M3
Yesware 9/2011Venture Round$1M2
Techstars 9/2011Venture Round$24M7
Sympoz 9/2011Series A$6M2
MakerBot 8/2011Venture Round$10M6
Occipital 8/2011Series A$7M2
Crowdtap 7/2011Series A$7M4
Oblong Industries 7/2011Series B3
ObjectLabs 5/2011Series A$3M5
Lijit Networks 4/2011Series E$10M4
OpenSpace 4/2011Seed1
Orbotix 4/2011Series B$5M3
Spanning Cloud Apps 4/2011Series A$3M1 3/2011Seed$500k1
Cheezburger 1/2011Venture Round$30M4
Cheezburger 1/2011Series A$30M4
Integrate 12/2010Series A$4.25M1
Authentic8 12/2010Venture Round2
Standing Cloud 11/2010Series B$3M2
Gnip 11/2010Venture Round$2M2
Urban Airship 11/2010Series B$5.4M3
StockTwits 10/2010Series C$4M2
Fitbit 9/2010Series B$9M4
Medialets 8/2010Series B$6M3
Pie Digital 8/2010Venture Round$10.1M3
Admeld 8/2010Series C$15M4
Gist 7/2010Venture Round$4M2
Trada 7/2010Series C$5.75M2
Triggit 6/2010Venture Round$4.2M2
Lijit Networks 6/2010Series D$6M3
BigDoor 6/2010Series B$5M1
LinkSmart 6/2010Series B$4.2M3
SimpleGeo 5/2010Series A$8.14M5
Sifteo 5/2010Series B$12M2
SendGrid 4/2010Series A$5M9
Brightleaf 4/2010Venture Round$3M1
Trada 3/2010Series A$2.2M7
Urban Airship 2/2010Series A$1.1M6
Pie Digital 2/2010Series B$6.02M3
Cloud Engines 12/2009Venture Round$3M1
Next Big Sound 12/2009Seed$1M6
StockTwits 12/2009Series B$3M2
LinkSmart 11/2009Series A$500k1
EmSense 11/2009Series C$9M2
Organic Motion 10/2009Series B$7.4M1
BigDoor 10/2009Seed$250k2
Standing Cloud 10/2009Series A$1.5M1
Smith & Tinker 8/2009Venture Round$29M5
Admeld 6/2009Series B$8M2
Cloud Engines 5/2009Series A$3.25M1
Medialets 5/2009Series A$4M3
Gist 5/2009Series A$6.75M2
Standing Cloud 1/2009Series A$500k1
Admeld 11/2008Series A$7M2
Gnip 11/2008Series B$3.5M3
Pie Digital 9/2008Series A$9.9M3
Lijit Networks 8/2008Series C$7.1M3
Zynga 7/2008Series B$25M5
Topspin Media 7/2008Series B1
Gnip 3/2008Series A$1.1M3
Zynga 2/2008Series A$5.03M3
Memeo 1/2008Series B$8.1M1
Zynga 1/2008Series A$10M11
Oblong Industries 12/2007Series A$8.8M2



  1. From Mobius Venture Capital ashes, arises Foundry Group with $160M-plus fund ( [edit]
  2. Foundry Group Launches Second $225 Million Venture Fund ( [edit]
  3. Foundry Group Raises Another $225M Fund; Recycles Last $225M Blog Post To Announce It ( [edit]
  4. Foundry Group Raises Fourth $225M Fund To Make Late-Stage Growth Investments In The Firm’s Portfolio Companies ( [edit]
  5. Foundry Group Launches $2.5M Side Fund to Invest on AngelList ( [edit]
  6. AppDirect Raises $35 Million From Mithril To Grow Its Enterprise Cloud Marketplace ( [edit]
  7. Wine Discovery App Drync Guzzles $2.1 Million, Arrives On iPad ( [edit]
  8. AdsNative Raises $2M To Help Publishers Manage Native Ads ( [edit]
  9. Brand Advocacy Startup Crowdtap Raises Another $5M ( [edit]
  10. Pet Sitting Marketplace Rover Raises $12 Million Series C ( [edit]
  11. TeamSnap Raises $7.5M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  12. Raises $4.8M to Make Bounce Messages a Thing of the Past ( [edit]
  13. JumpCloud Closes $3M Series A Funding ( [edit]
  14. DataHero Raises $3.15M in Seed Funding ( [edit]
  15. Raises $1.5M Seed To Become The OpenTable For Time And Services ( [edit]
  16. Revolv Raises $4.5M ( [edit]
  17. LittleBits Raises $11.1M in Funding ( [edit]
  18. Yesware Raises Additional $1.2M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  19. Integrate raises $7M in follow-on Series B ( [edit]
  20. MapBox Closes $10M Series A From Foundry Group To Build The Future Of Interactive, Mobile Maps ( [edit]
  21. Silicon Valley Venture Capital Almanac - Source [edit]
  22. LeadPages Raises $5M From Foundry Group For Landing Page Service Powered By Data Analytics Engine ( [edit]
  23. VictorOps Raises $6.5M For A Twitter-Like DevOps Tool To Monitor The Always-On Cloud ( [edit]
  24. Yesware Raises $13.5M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  25. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  26. Fitbit Raises $43 Million From Qualcomm Ventures, SAP Ventures, And SoftBank Capital ( [edit]
  27. Dragon Innovation Raises $2.3 Million To Help Build Hardware Startups ( [edit]
  28. The startup behind today’s hottest hardware startups raises $2.3M to expand ( [edit]
  29. Techstars Notes, Part 3 — Money ( [edit]
  30. “Modria Raises $5m to Resolve Customers Complaints in the Cloud” ( [edit]
  31. Chute Raises $7M To Help Publishers And Brands Manage User-Generated Photos (And Use Them In Ads) ( [edit]
  32. Audience Development Startup LinkSmart Raises $5 Million From Foundry And Costanoa ( [edit]
  33. Experience marketplace SideTour raises $2.5 million in Series A-1 ( [edit]
  34. Spanning Cloud Apps Raises $6M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  35. Urban Airship Raises $25 Million As It Expands Beyond The Mobile Backend ( [edit]
  36. Secures $7M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  37. I Can Has Funding: Cheezburger Raises $5M From Foundry, Madrona , Softbank For LOLcats, FAIL Blog And Other Memes ( [edit]
  38. Stealthy Collaboration Platform For Developers, VictorOps Raises $1.6M From Foundry Group ( [edit]
  39. ‘Facebook DSP’ Triggit Raises $7.4 Million From Existing Investors ( [edit]
  40. Cult Clothing Retailer Betabrand Raises $6.5 Million From Foundry Group ( [edit]
  41. isocket Nabs $8M From Foundry, Tim Draper & More To Bring Modern Tech, APIs To Premium Online Advertising ( [edit]
  42. VC funding: Q4 2012 [edit]
  43. MongoLab explains why everyone loves MongoDB (and raises $5M) ( [edit]
  44. Mobiplug Nabs New CEO and Raises $2.7m ( [edit]
  45. The Next Web ( [edit]
  46. Foundry Group Backs Modular Robotics with $3M for Robot Kits ( [edit]
  47. Cloudability Raises $8.7 Million From Foundry Group For Service To Track Cloud Spending ( [edit]
  48. FullContact Announces $7 Million Series B Financing Round Led By Foundry Group ( [edit]
  49. Pie Digital raises $8 million ( [edit]
  50. VC Funding: Q3 2012 [edit]
  51. Jirafe Grabs $7M From Foundry, FirstMark To Bring Better Analytics To eCommerce ( [edit]
  52. Pantheon nabs $5M from Foundry, others for smarter Drupal site development ( [edit]
  53. Yesware’s Email Platform For Salespeople Raises $4 Million From IDG, Google Ventures, Foundry Group & Others ( [edit]
  54. Datahero Wants To Democratize Data Visualization And Analysis, Raises $1M Round Led By Foundry Group ( [edit]
  55. All Systems Are Go for Orbotix – New Financing Round Closed ( [edit]
  56. TechStars alum Mocavo grabs $4M to help you find your ancestors ( [edit]
  57. SEOmoz Memenounces $18 Million in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  58. Singly Receives $7M Investment ( [edit]
  59. Sympoz To Hire Creative Talent For Online Tutorials With $15M Series B ( [edit]
  60. Gamification Platform BigDoor Raises $5 Million From Foundry Group ( [edit]
  61. Closes $2M Series A Investment from Foundry Group ( [edit]
  62. Comcast Ventures Leads $11 Million Investment in Integrate ( [edit]
  63. Fitness Tracker Fitbit Raises $12M To Market New Wi-Fi Enabled Smart Scale, Aria ( [edit]
  64. Bessemer Leads $21M Round In Cloud-Based Email Delivery And Management Service SendGrid ( [edit]
  65. Google Ventures And Foundry Group Put $9M In Crowdsourced Search Advertising Marketplace Trada ( [edit]
  66. Another Data Play: The Next Big Sound Raises $6.5 Million From IA Ventures And Foundry ( [edit]
  67. Boulder startup raises nearly $1.5M ( [edit]
  68. Raises $4m in Funding ( [edit]
  69. Standing Cloud Raises $3M ( [edit]
  70. GigaOm ( [edit]
  71. From Graffiti Lessons To Olympic Luging: SideTour Raises $1.5 Million ( [edit]
  72. Google Ventures, Foundry Group Put $1M In Yesware, Email Tracking And Productivity Platform For Salespeople ( [edit]
  73. Startup Incubator TechStars Raises $24M, Increases Funding For Each Company By $100K ( [edit]
  74. Sympoz Gathers $6M For Online Classes ( [edit]
  75. MakerBot Takes $10 Million In Funding From Foundry Group, Angels ( [edit]
  76. Occipital Confirms $7M Investment ( [edit]
  77. Crowdtap Raises $7 Million To Help Brands Connect With Their Influential Customers ( [edit]
  78. Foundry Group Leads New Round In Oblong Industries To Push Computing Into “The Minority Report” Age [edit]
  79. Cloud Database Provider MongoLab Raises $3 Million From Foundry, Baseline, And Others ( [edit]
  80. nline Search, Advertising Company Lijit Networks Lands $10 Million ( [edit]
  81. Openspace Receives Seed Investment from Foundry Group ( [edit]
  82. Orbotix Scores $5 Million. Because You All Want Smartphone-Controlled Robotic Balls ( [edit]
  83. Spanning Apps Raises $2M As Rival To Backupify For Google Apps ( [edit]
  84. Foundry Group Puts $500,000 Into ( [edit]
  85. I Can Has Funding: Cheezburger Raises $30M For LOLcats, FAIL Blog And Other Memes ( [edit]
  86. [edit]
  87. Integrate Closes $4.25M Series A Round of Funding ( [edit]
  88. Great investors make the world of difference ( [edit]
  89. Standing Cloud Raises $3 Million, Fends Off Font Snobs With New Logo ( [edit]
  90. Gnip Collects $2M After Turnaround ( [edit]
  91. Urban Airship Closes $5.4 Million Funding Round To Help Power Mobile Apps ( [edit]
  92. StockTwits Grabs $4 Million More In Inside Round ( [edit]
  93. Fitness Tracker Fitbit Gains Another $8 Million ( [edit]
  94. Medialets adds $6m, new investors to grow mobile rich media ( [edit]
  95. Citation Needed [add]
  96. AdMeld Raises $15 Million Round; Time Warner Among New Backers ( [edit]
  97. Gist Gets $4 Million and the Catalyst is the Cloud ( [edit]
  98. Trada Raises $5.75M From Google Ventures To Crowdsource Search Engine Marketing ( [edit]
  99. Triggit Raises $4.2 Million For Its Demand Side Ad Platform ( [edit]
  100. Lijit Gets $6M More ( [edit]
  101. BigDoor Inc. Secures $5 Million in Venture Financing ( [edit]
  102. Citation Needed [add]
  103. SimpleGeo Digs Up Another $8 Million And A Group Of Former Digg Employees ( [edit]
  104. [edit]
  105. SendGrid Raises $5 Million, Sends A Bajillion E-mails ( [edit]
  106. SEC ( [edit]
  107. Citation Needed [add]
  108. Urban Airship raises $1.1M to provide infrastructure for mobile apps ( [edit]
  109. SEC D ( [edit]
  110. Cloud Engines floats on $3M for rich media sharing ( [edit]
  111. TechCrunch Staff [edit]
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  113. paidContent ( [edit]
  114. EmSense Raises $9 Million Series C Round of Financing Technology Partners Leads Investment ( [edit]
  115. Organic Motion captures $7.4 M for motion-sensing tech ( [edit]
  116. BigDoor Opens Doors To Public Beta Of Website And iPhone App Monetization Tool ( [edit]
  117. Citation Needed [add]
  118. Smith & Tinker Secures $29 Million in Venture Funding ( [edit]
  119. Ad Optimizer AdMeld Raises $8 Million, Opens UK Operations ( [edit]
  120. Foundry Group ( [edit]
  121. Medialets Raises $4m Series A Financing ( [edit]
  122. How Foundry Group Got the Gist of T.A. McCann’s Startup: Anatomy of a Software Deal ( [edit]
  123. Citation Needed [add]
  124. Industry Moves: AdMeld Taps Former FIM Exec Barrett As CEO, Secures New Funding ( [edit]
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  127. Blog Searcher Lijit Gets $7.1 Million Third Round; Plans Ad Net ( [edit]
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  129. Topspin Media Gets Second Round For Online Music Marketing ( [edit]
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  132. Prime Newswire ( [edit]
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  134. EDGAR [edit]
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