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DescriptionSeattle-based VC focused on early-stage


Madrona Venture Fund IV, L.P., 6/2008 $250M
Madrona Venture Fund V, L.P., 6/2012 $300M
Madrona Venture Fund III, L.P., 1/2005 $167M
Madrona Venture Fund I, L.P., 1/1999 $250M


Seattle, USA
1000 Second Avenue Suite 3700
Seattle, WA, 98104


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Madrona Venture Group

Madrona Venture Group has been investing in early-stage technology companies in the Pacific Northwest since 1995 and has been privileged to play a role in some of the region’s most successful technology ventures.

The firm invests across the information technology spectrum, including consumer Internet, commercial software and services, digital media and advertising, networking and infrastructure, and wireless.

Madrona currently manages nearly $1 billon and was an early investor in companies such as, Farecast, Isilon Systems, iConclude, and World Wide Packets to name a few.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Julep 4/2014Series C$30M5 3/2014Series C$12M4
Play-i 3/2014Series A$8M2
Skytap 2/2014Series C$6.45M5
Evocalize 1/2014Series A$3M1
SNUPI Technologies 1/2014Series A$7.53M2
ResolutionTube 12/2013Seed$1.5M6
Shippable 12/2013Seed$2.05M5
BuddyTV 12/2013Venture Round$1.5M1
Redfin 11/2013Series F$50M9
2nd Watch 11/2013Private Equity$23M2
Seeq 11/2013Series A$6M5
Jobaline 10/2013Series A$2.8M2 10/2013Series A$5M2
Jama Software 8/2013Series B$13M3 7/2013Venture Round$3.5M4
Context Relevant 7/2013Series A$7M4
Union Bay Networks 7/2013Seed$1.85M4
Apptio 5/2013Series E$45M7
GraphLab 5/2013Series A$6.75M2
Play-i 5/2013Seed$1M11
Haiku Deck 4/2013Series A$3M5
Indochino 3/2013Series B$13M3 3/2013Series C$8M3 2/2013Series B$7M2
Mobilewalla 1/2013Series A$4M4
Cheezburger 12/2012Venture Round$5M4
LUMOback 12/2012Series A$5M2
SNUPI Technologies 12/2012Seed$1.5M2
Smartsheet 12/2012Venture Round$26M2
Bizible 11/2012Seed$2.2M5
Qumulo 11/2012Series A$24.5M4
Jintronix 11/2012Seed1
Context Relevant 11/2012Seed$1.5M1
Jobaline 11/2012Series A$1.5M2
Tier 3 10/2012Series B$10M3
buuteeq 9/2012Series B$10M2
Impinj 7/2012Venture Round$21M6
Haiku Deck 7/2012Seed$300k3
Context Relevant 6/2012Seed$1.3M1
ThisLife 6/2012Seed$2.75M6
RewardLoop 5/2012Series A$1M2 4/2012Series A$3.4M2
Apptio 3/2012Series D$50M5
Placed 3/2012Series A$3.4M2
Nimbic (formerly Physware) 1/2012Venture Round$444k2
Redfin 10/2011Series E$14.8M6
Cedexis 8/2011Series A$6M2
AppFog 8/2011Series B$8M4
PayScale 7/2011Venture Round$7M4
Animoto 6/2011Series C$25M3 6/2011Series B$3.5M5
Nimbic (formerly Physware) 6/2011Series B$6.9M3
ShopIgniter 5/2011Series B$8M2
ExtraHop Networks 5/2011Series B$14M2
Mobilisafe 5/2011Venture Round$1.2M2
Placed 4/2011Seed1 4/2011Series B$6M4
Haiku Deck 4/2011Seed$600k3
Z2 3/2011Series B$2.5M2
Indochino 3/2011Series A$4M2
Tier 3 3/2011Series A$8.5M2
MaxPoint Interactive 3/2011Series B$8M2
Cheezburger 1/2011Venture Round$30M4
AppFog 1/2011Series A$1.8M5
Cheezburger 1/2011Series A$30M4
Skytap 12/2010Series C$10M4
Off & Away 10/2010Venture Round$2M1
Optify 10/2010Series B$6.1M6
Smartsheet 9/2010Series C$1.5M1
Apptio 8/2010Series C$16.5M4
Off & Away 5/2010Series A$1.25M1
AdReady 4/2010Series C$5.3M3
Searchandise Commerce 4/2010Venture Round$7M7
ShopIgniter 3/2010Series A$3M1 1/2010Series A$2.5M2
Appature 12/2009Series A$3.5M3
Redfin 11/2009Series D$10M5
Apptio 8/2009Series B$14M4
Jambool 8/2009Series B$5M2
Z2 8/2009Series B$3M1
Animoto 6/2009Series B$4.4M4
TeachStreet 5/2009Series A$1.2M6
ExtraHop Networks 4/2009Series A$5.1M3
Skytap 3/2009Series B$7M3
Yieldex 2/2009Series B$8.5M4
Mixpo 2/2009Series B$4M3
Corensic 1/2009Series A$1.5M3
Smartsheet 1/2009Series B$1.25M1
Optify 10/2008Series A$2.75M7
Z2 10/2008Series A$1M1
Local Marketers 7/2008Venture Round$4.1M1
BuddyTV 4/2008Series B$6M1
TeachStreet 3/2008Series A$2.25M11
Nimbic (formerly Physware) 2/2008Series A$2.5M2
Mercent Corporation 1/2008Series B$6.5M3
AdReady 12/2007Series B$10M3
Apptio 11/2007Series A$7M3
SchemaLogic 10/2007Series C$12.8M4
Bevy 10/2007Seed$1.2M2
Skytap 8/2007Series A$6M4
AdReady 7/2007Series A$2M2
PayScale 7/2007Series C$10.3M7
Redfin 7/2007Series C$12M5
Bag Borrow or Steal 6/2007Series A$15M2
Impinj 3/2007Series E$19M10
Mercent Corporation 1/2007Venture Round$4M2
Farecast 1/2007Series C$12.1M6
SourceLabs 10/2006Venture Round$7M3
Bocada 7/2006Venture Round$4M5
Redfin 5/2006Series B$8M4
iConclude 4/2006Series B$9M3
Redfin 1/2006Venture Round$1.25M1
Mixpo 1/2006Series A$6.5M3
Impinj 12/2005Venture Round$26.5M9
World Wide Packets 12/2005Series D$25.5M6
PayScale 10/2005Series B$7M4
Redfin 9/2005Series A$770k1
iConclude 8/2005Series A$3M2
ePartners 8/2005Venture Round$25M8
Farecast 7/2005Series B$7M3
iConclude 2/2005Venture Round$500k2
Mercent Corporation 1/2005Series A1
SchemaLogic 1/2005Venture Round$4.6M2
Bocada 1/2005Series C$9.5M5
SeaDragon Software 1/2005Series B$2M2
Farecast 10/2004Series A$1.5M2
PayScale 10/2004Series A$3.2M3
WildTangent 3/2000Series B$17M3
LiveBid 1/1998Series A$1.5M3



Working with Madrona

Added: 4/10/13


  1. Seattle P-I ( [edit]
  2. More Money For Seattle Startups: Madrona Raises $300M Fund ( [edit]
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  5. Madrona Venture Group loads up $250M more for Pacific Northwest investment ( [edit]
    Madrona Venture Group announces closing of $300 million fund ( [edit]
  6. Beauty And E-Commerce Brand Julep Raises $30M To Disrupt The $160B Cosmetics Industry ( [edit]
  7. Pet Sitting Marketplace Rover Raises $12 Million Series C ( [edit]
  8. With 11K Pre-Orders, Play-i Lands $8M To Teach Kids To Code With Interactive Toy Robots ( [edit]
  9. Skytap Closes $6.45M of Series C Financing ( [edit]
  10. Evocalize Raises $3M in Series A Financing ( [edit]
  11. SEC ( [edit]
  12. resolutiontube raises 1.5mseed funding ( [edit]
  13. Techstars Seattle Startup Shippable Raises $2.05M For Continuous Integration Platform Built On Docker ( [edit]
  14. BuddyTV Secures $1.5M ( [edit]
  15. Online Real Estate Veteran Redfin Lands $50M From Tiger Global, Investment Giant T. Rowe Price As It Looks To Gain Market Share In The U.S. ( [edit]
  16. 2nd Watch Secures $23M in Growth Capital ( [edit]
  17. Seeq Raises $6M in Series A Funding ( [edit]
  18. Kirkland job-search startup Jobaline raises $4.3M ( [edit]
  19. Main Event Page news Raises $5 Million From Madrona To Monitor TV Ad Campaigns ( [edit]
  20. Jama Software Raises $13 Million To Bring Its SaaS-Based Product Delivery Platform To Enterprises ( [edit]
  21. Rover, A “Dogbnb” Site, Raises $3.5M And Nabs Commercial Promotion From Petco ( [edit]
  22. Data Analysis Startup Context Relevant Raises $7M Series A Round ( [edit]
  23. Veterans of F5 Networks raise $1.85M for stealthy Union Bay ( [edit]
  24. Apptio Closes $45M Series E Funding ( [edit]
  25. GraphLab Raises $6.75 Mln ( [edit]
  26. One Robot Per Child? Former Googler, Apple Engineer Tackle Educational Bots. ( [edit]
  27. With 500K Downloads, Haiku Deck Raises $3M Series A For Its Unique, Mobile-First Presentation Creation App ( [edit]
  28. Indochino Raises $13.5M Series B Led By Highland Consumer Fund, Launches New Line ( [edit]
  29. Raises $8M Series C For Its Price Predictions Engine; Will Expand To More Categories, Improve Data Mining & Mobile Apps ( [edit]
  30. Secures $7M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  31. Mobilewalla Raises $4 Million From Early Amazon Investor Madrona & Others To Bring Quantcast-like Audience Measurement To Mobile ( [edit]
  32. I Can Has Funding: Cheezburger Raises $5M From Foundry, Madrona , Softbank For LOLcats, FAIL Blog And Other Memes ( [edit]
  33. LUMO BodyTech Closes $5 Million Series A Funding Round Led By Madrona Venture Group ( [edit]
  34. UW Spinout Funded by Madrona To Build Cheap Home Sensor Networks ( [edit]
  35. Smartsheet Raises $26M in Funding ( [edit]
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  37. Qumulo raises $24.5 million ( [edit]
  38. Jintronix Raises Seed Funding ( [edit]
  39. Context Relevant Adds $1.5M to Seed, Lands Concur as Customer ( [edit]
  40. Employment matchmaker Jobaline hooks $1.5 million from Madrona and others ( [edit]
  41. Tier 3 Raises $10M in Series B Financing ( [edit]
  42. Hotel tech startup Buuteeq checks in with $10 million from Madrona and Concur ( [edit]
  43. Impinj Closes $21M Equity Financing ( [edit]
  44. A next-gen PowerPoint? Haiku Deck looks to help people make beautiful presentations ( [edit]
  45. Data Analytics Co. Context Relevant Seeded With $1.3M ( [edit]
  46. ThisLife Raises $2.75 Million From Madrona And Others To Organize Your Photos In The Cloud ( [edit]
  47. RewardLoop Raises $1M For QR Code-Enabled Loyalty Programs ( [edit]
  48. The ‘Dogbnb’ Wars Escalate: Rover Raises $3.4M in Round Led By Madrona ( [edit]
  49. Apptio Raises Another $50 Million In Series D Round - TechCrunch ( [edit]
  50. Placed Closes $3.4M Series A Funding ( [edit]
  51. VC Funding- Q1 2012 Source [edit]
  52. Redfin Raises Another $14.8 Million To Reinvent The Real Estate Market ( [edit]
  53. Cedexis lands $6M in new capital ( [edit]
  54. AppFog lands $8M for PHP Cloud ( [edit]
  55. PayScale Secures $7M ( [edit]
  56. Animoto In It To Win It, Takes $25 Million In Third Venture Round ( [edit]
  57. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  58. Nimbic Secures $6.9M Series B Financing ( [edit]
  59. ShopIgniter Raises $8M in Series B Funding ( [edit]
  60. ExtraHop Networks Secures $14 Million Series B Financing Led By Late-Stage Venture Capital Firm Meritech Capital Partners ( [edit]
  61. Trilogy, Madrona back stealthy mobile security startup Mobilisafe ( [edit]
  62. Sewichi Announces Seed Round Led By Madrona Venture Group ( [edit]
  63. Consumer Electronics Shopping Service Decide Raises $6 Million Pre-Launch ( [edit]
  64. Posse on Facebook? Sir Mix-A-Lot debuts social media game with Seattle's Giant Thinkwell ( [edit]
  65. SEC ( [edit]
  66. Indochino Raises $4M Series A ( [edit]
  67. Tier 3 Lands $8.5 Million For Its ‘Enterprise Platform As A Service’ ( [edit]
  68. MaxPoint Interactive Lands $8M For Neighborhood-level Targeting Technology ( [edit]
  69. I Can Has Funding: Cheezburger Raises $30M For LOLcats, FAIL Blog And Other Memes ( [edit]
  70. PHP Fog Raises $1.8 Million To Be The Heroku Of PHP ( [edit]
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  72. Skytap Raises $10 Million For Cloud Automation Solutions ( [edit]
  73. Off & Away Books Additional $2M For Hotel-Room Auctions ( [edit]
  74. Real-Time Marketing Service Optify Raises $6.1 Million ( [edit]
  75. Better productivity through spreadsheets: SmartSheet raises $1.5M ( [edit]
  76. Apptio Raises $16.5 Million From Andreessen Horowitz, Greylock And Others ( [edit]
  77. Secretive Seattle travel startup Off & Away nearing launch ( [edit]
  78. AdReady Raises $5.3M From Madrona, Bain And Khosla, Strengthens Board ( [edit]
  79. Searchandise Commerce Raises $7 Million From Madrona Venture Group And Others ( [edit]
  80. ShopIgniter lands $3 million in venture backing, plus a new CEO ( [edit]
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  82. Appature Raises $3.5M, Led by Ignition and Madrona, to Expand Healthcare Customer Base ( [edit]
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  84. Apptio raises $14 million from Andreessen fund ( [edit]
  85. Jambool Raises $5 Million For Its Social Gold Micropayments Platform ( [edit]
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  87. Animoto Is Already Cash-Flow Positive, Raises Another Round To Go To 11 ( [edit]
  88. TeachStreet Takes In $1.2M ( [edit]
  89. TechCrunch ( [edit]
  90. Skytap Raises $7 Million ( [edit]
  91. Amazon Invests In Online Ad Optimization Firm Yieldex ( [edit]
  92. Mixpo Raises $4 Million More For Video Advertising Tech ( [edit]
  93. Parallel Computing Start-up PetraVM Secures Series A Funding [edit]
  94. raises $1.25M ( [edit]
  95. Optify Announces Series A Funding ( [edit]
  96. Madrona's mystery startup Zero260 creates iPhone app studio ( [edit]
  97. Local Marketers raises $4.1 million for online advertising ( [edit]
  98. BuddyTV Raises $6 Million From Madrona Venture Group ( [edit]
  99. TeachStreet Emerges To Help You Find The Best Yoga and Cooking Classes ( [edit]
  100. Physware launches with $2.5 Mn Series A Funding ( [edit]
  101. Mercent raises $6.5M ( [edit]
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  103. CBSE time table 2014 ( [edit]
  104. Chevron Technology Ventures Invests in SchemaLogic ( [edit]
  105. Bevy Inc Press Release ( [edit]
  106. Seattle Times ( [edit]
  107. Stealthy AdReady raises more money ( [edit]
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  110. Bag Borrow or Steal raises $15M to rent out high-end handbags, jewelry ( [edit]
  112. EDGAR [edit]
  113. Farecast Raises An Oversubscribed $12M Financing Led By Sutter Hill Ventures ( [edit]
  114. EMC Acquires SourceLabs, And With It Open Source Documentation Project SWiK ( [edit]
  115. EDGAR [edit]
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  117. iConclude Raises $9 Million in Series B Financing with Greylock Partners and Shasta Ventures; Tom Bogan, Greylock Partners, and Ravi Mohan, Shasta Ventures, Join iConclude's Board of Directors ( [edit]
  118. Redfin Gets $1.25 Million ( [edit]
  119. TechFlash ( [edit]
  121. WWP Raises Another $25.5M ( [edit]
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  124. iConclude Announces Series A Funding. ( [edit]
  125. ePartners Closes $25 Million Equity Financing ( [edit]
  126. Farecast Closes $7 Million In Series B Funding ( [edit]
  127. EDGAR [edit]
  128. Mercent lands early-stage funding from Madrona ( [edit]
  129. SchemaLogic Raises $4.6 Million Growth Capital To Meet Rapidly Growing Demand; Madrona Venture... ( [edit]
  130. Bocada Nets $9.5M In Third Round VentureWire, January 13, 2005 ( [edit]
  131. Seadragon, Microsoft close acquisition deal ( [edit]
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  135. Looking for Auction ( [edit]
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