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Descriptionventure capital firm


Fund I, 9/2011 $27M
Fund II, 9/2013 $40M



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Freestyle Capital

Freestyle Capital is a seed stage investor and mentor for Internet software startups. We’re the ones you come to when you want more than just a check. Our community of veteran entrepreneurs offers real-world experience and business finesse without stuffy investor baggage or hidden agendas. We’re candid, we’re real, and we’re ready to help you change the world. (You might even have fun while you’re at it.)

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Last Guide 4/2014Seed$2.1M17
UXPin 2/2014Seed$1.6M10
Guardly 1/2014Seed$1.45M3
clypd 11/2013Series A$7.2M5
Leo 10/2013Seed$1.5M12
Cluster 8/2013Seed$1.6M5
Cardinal Blue Software 8/2013Seed$2.3M6
Patreon 8/2013Seed$2.1M9
Opsmatic 6/2013Seed$3M6
Intercom 6/2013Series A$6M3
Aviate 5/2013Venture Round$1.8M6
Chute 5/2013Series A$7M3
Piqora 4/2013Venture Round$2.1M4
Joyride 3/2013Seed$1M3
clypd 3/2013Series A$3.2M6
AdStage 3/2013Seed$1.4M13
Hangtime 3/2013Venture Round$3.5M13
SnappyTV 2/2013Seed2
Clarity 12/2012Seed$1.6M7
ObjectLabs 10/2012Series B$5M5
Seesaw 9/2012Seed7
Intercom 8/2012Seed$750k2
Piqora 7/2012Seed$1.4M2
9GAG 7/2012Seed$2.8M5
Chute 7/2012Seed$2.7M6
Byliner 7/2012Series A7
Singly 4/2012Series A$7M8
Recurly 1/2012Series A$6M4
Ridejoy 1/2012Seed$1.3M8
Impermium 11/2011Series A$8M5
Enflick 10/2011Seed$1M4
GoInstant 9/2011Seed$1.7M9
Byliner 7/2011Seed$1M5
Impermium 6/2011Seed$1M10
ObjectLabs 5/2011Series A$3M5
IndexTank 4/2011Seed$1.6M5
Yobongo 3/2011Seed$1.35M10
BackType 3/2011Seed$1M9
Chartbeat 9/2010Seed$3M12
Recurly 7/2010Seed$1.6M7
Formspring 3/2010Series A$2.5M11
StyleTrek 2/2010Seed$1.5M6
Rixty 1/2010Seed$1.24M7
SimpleGeo 11/2009Seed$1.47M15
CoTweet 7/2009Series A$1.1M6
Typekit 6/2009Venture Round8
SuperSecret 3/2009Series A$10M3
CrowdFlower 3/2009Seed$1.2M12
Get Satisfaction 2/2009Seed$1.25M4



  1. Freestyle Capital Now More Formal With $27 Million Fund ( [edit]
  2. Micro-VC Freestyle.VC Raises $40 Million For Second Fund ( [edit]
  3. Last raises 2.1M ( [edit]
  4. UXPin Picks Up $1.6M Round Led By Freestyle Capital To Democratize Design ( [edit]
  5. Guardly Raises $1.45M To Help Ramp Up Its Focus On Enterprise Facility And Worker Safety ( [edit]
  6. Clypd Raises $7.2M In Series A-1 To Help Sell Short TV Commercials ( [edit]
  7. Meet Leo, The Lightweight New Way To Send Self-Destructing Messages ( [edit]
  8. Photo-Sharing App Cluster Snags Instagram Seed Investor Steve Anderson & Others To Lead $1.6M Round, Launches Version 1.0 ( [edit]
  9. PicCollage Raises $2.3M to Make its Mobile App More Social, Addictive ( [edit]
  10. Patreon Raises $2.1M ( [edit]
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  12. Customer Communication Startup Intercom Raises $6M Round Led By The Social+Capital Partnership ( [edit]
  13. Highland Capital, Andreessen Horowitz & Others Put $1.8M Into Aviate, An Intelligent Homescreen For Android ( [edit]
  14. Chute Raises $7M To Help Publishers And Brands Manage User-Generated Photos (And Use Them In Ads) ( [edit]
  15. With Revenue Now In The Millions, Piqora Prepares A “Content Management System” For The Visual Web ( [edit]
  16. Joyride Raised $1M in Seed Funding ( [edit]
  17. clypd Closes 3.2 Million in Series A Financing ( [edit]
  18. AdStage Launches Its Cross-Network Ad Creator, Raises $1.4M ( [edit]
  19. Silicon Valley Venture Capital Almanac - Source [edit]
  20. Transmedia Capital invested in SnappyTV's previous round ( [edit]
  21. Clarity Raises $1.6M Seed Round From Baseline, Mark Cuban And More To Build Its Mentor Advice Network ( [edit]
  22. MongoLab explains why everyone loves MongoDB (and raises $5M) ( [edit]
  23. CoTweet Founders Reunite, Raise Seed Round For Their New Company “Seesaw” ( [edit]
  24. Citation Needed [add]
  25. Pinterest Effect: Pinfluencer Raises $1.4 Million For Its Pinterest Analytics Platform Before Today’s Public Debut ( [edit]
  26. 9GAG releases mobile app, raises $2.8M to spread giggles like the flu ( [edit]
  27. YC-Backed Chute Nabs $2.7M From Salesforce & More To Become The Twilio For Media Content ( [edit]
  28. Byliner’s New Adventure in Publishing—A Talk with CEO John Tayman ( [edit]
  29. Singly Receives $7M Investment ( [edit]
  30. Subscription Billings Startup Recurly Raises $6 Million ( [edit]
  31. Social Ridesharing Startup Ridejoy Raises $1.3M From Freestyle Capital, Lerer Ventures And Others ( [edit]
  32. Impermium Secures $8 Million in Series-A Financing to Lead Fight Against Social Web Spam ( [edit]
  33. Enflick Raises $1M From Freestyle Capital, Menlo Talent Fund, Lady Gaga And Bieber's Managers ( [edit]
  34. GoInstant Launches With $1.7M For Browser-Sharing Technology ( [edit]
  35. Byliner Launches With A Splash, Aims To Disrupt Long-Form Journalism ( [edit]
  36. [edit]
  37. Cloud Database Provider MongoLab Raises $3 Million From Foundry, Baseline, And Others ( [edit]
  38. IndexTank Raises $1.6M Seed Funding ( [edit]
  39. How Do You Talk To An Angel? Use Yobongo, They’re All Investing. ( [edit]
  40. Social Analytics Platform BackType Raises a Cool Million in Funding ( [edit]
  41. TechCrunch ( [edit]
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  43. NY Times ( [edit]
  44. Citation Needed [add]
  45. Rixty, Online Payments For The Unbanked, Scores $1.24 Million In Venture Round ( [edit]
  46. TechCrunch, SEC ( [edit]
  47. View my * My Posts * Facebook * Twitter * Friendfeed * LinkedIn * Digg * CoTweet Now in Public Beta; Get the Same Twitter CRM Tools as Big Brands ( [edit]
  48. Small Batch Inc. Announces Typekit Funding ( [edit]
  49. Tween Gaming Company SuperSecret Raises $10 Million ( [edit]
  50. Crowdflower Communication [edit]
  51. Get Satisfaction gets new CEO and funding amid growth ( [edit]
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