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Websitegenacast.com
Bloggenacast.com/cate...
Twitter@genacast
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Founded2008
DescriptionSeed Stage Venture fund

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Offices

Philadelphia Office
One Comcast Center, 55th Floor
Philadelphia, PA, 19103
USA
HQ
5 Times Square, 9th Floor
New York, NY, 10036
USA

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Genacast Ventures

Genacast Ventures was formed as a partnership between Comcast Interactive Capital and Gil Beyda. It is a seed stage venture fund investing in the Northeastern United States. They focus on technology-centric internet companies in digital media, online advertising, big data, Web 2.0, SaaS and eCommerce.

Genacast looks for companies with a defensible competitive advantage and will invest up to $1M alone or as part of a larger round of up to $1.5M.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
Rocketrip 2/2014Series A$2.6M2
YieldMo 12/2013Series B$8M6
LeadiD 8/2013Seed$1M1
ZeroFOX 7/2013Seed$2.2M4
Rocketrip 7/2013Seed$575k2
YieldMo 8/2012Series A$4.1M1
LeadiD 7/2012Venture Round$1.7M1
Mortar Data 7/2012Seed$1.8M3
Divide 10/2010Seed$2M4
Demdex 5/2010Series A$6M3
PackLate.com 1/2010Venture Round$685k4
DoubleVerify 5/2009Series A$3.5M3
Demdex 8/2008Seed$1.5M2
Invite Media 5/2008Seed2

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Sources

    Google investing in exchange bidding (doubleclickadvertisers.blogspot.com) [edit]
    Adobe Acquires Demdex – Brings Audience Optimization to $109 Billion Global Online Ad Market (genacast.com) [edit]
  1. Rocketrip Raises $2.6M to Motivate Employees to Save on Work Trips (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  2. YieldMo Raises $8M in Series B Financing (finsmes.com) [edit]
  3. LeadiD Raises $1M (finsmes.com) [edit]
  4. Riskive Raises $2.2M In Seed Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  5. Genacast Ventures Seeds Rocketrip to Gamify Biz Travel (pevc.dowjones.com) [edit]
  6. Citation Needed [add]
  7. LeadiD Closes $1.7M Funding (finsmes.com) [edit]
  8. Mortar Data Obtains $1,663,254 New Financing Round (xconomy.com) [edit]
  9. Enterproid Brings Work/Life Balance to Smartphones (gigaom.com) [edit]
  10. TechCrunch (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  11. http://techcrunch.com/2010/02/12/packlate-funding/ (sec.gov) [edit]
  12. DoubleVerify Launches After Successful Ramp-Up That Lands Blue-Chip Clients (marketwire.com) [edit]
  13. Company about page (demdex.com) [edit]
  14. Citation Needed [add]
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