They believe that the most successful company in any industry gains a disproportionately higher return for its shareholders. their mission is to help their portfolio companies Leapfrog their competitors and achieve industry-leading levels of competitive and market performance as quickly as possible.
They are all experienced operating executives of technology companies as well as successful venture investors. They can recognize the patterns that signal opportunities or risks in a small, high growth company. They have the resources and relationships to help entrepreneurs create the key alliances that will allow them to achieve victory early and convincingly.
Every entrepreneur wants an investor who can help build the business. What does this mean? Certainly it is about advice and experience. These are the intangibles. Then there are the tangibles - the introductions to key customers and strategic partners, the access to distribution channels, the assistance in attracting and recruiting key executives - these are the immediate advantages that help Leapfrog the competition. They have built an extensive network of relationships which can be called upon to accelerate the success of their portfolio companies.
When you work with them, you work with all of them, not just a single partner. All the partners work closely with all their companies to ensure that all of their collective resources are being matched to the immediate needs of their portfolio companies.
|C9 Inc.||9/2013||Series D||$12M||3|
|Ace Metrix||5/2012||Series C||$8M||4|
|PureWave Networks||4/2012||Series C||$5M||3|
|RedSeal Networks||11/2011||Venture Round||$10M||5|
|Silver Tail Systems||6/2011||Series B||$20M||4|
|C9 Inc.||5/2010||Series C||$8M||3|
|Ace Metrix||12/2009||Series B||$6M||3|
|RedSeal Networks||10/2009||Series C||$12M||5|
|C9 Inc.||7/2009||Series B||2|
|PureWave Networks||12/2008||Series B||$12M||4|
|Silver Tail Systems||9/2008||Series A||$2.1M||3|
|Peanut Labs||2/2008||Series B||$3.2M||2|
|C9 Inc.||7/2007||Series A||$5M||2|
|RedSeal Networks||5/2007||Series B||$17.1M||4|
|Radar Networks||4/2006||Series A||$5M||5|
|C9 Inc.||2/2006||Series B||$8.6M||4|
|Marble Security||1/2006||Venture Round||$6M||1|
|OuterBay Technologies||3/2005||Series C||$12M||5|