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Sierra Angels

Founded in 1997, Sierra Angels is a premier angel investment group with principal focus in Northern Nevada and the I-80 corridor of Northern California. Headquartered at Lake Tahoe, Nevada, they are located in one of the most business-friendly states in the country.

Sierra Angels is the premier angel investment group in the Northern Sierra region. They provide early stage investments in promising local technology ventures and support the entrepreneurs they fund with mentoring and connections.

Sierra Angels’ fifty members are former business owners and senior operating executives experienced in financing and developing emerging enterprises. They are active investors who have assisted greater than sixty companies to date in the software, communications, clean energy and other industries.

Sierra Angels takes a leading role in collaboratively investing with other angel groups in the region and with earlier stage VCs. They also participate actively in the community to facilitate technology-based and entrepreneurial-driven economic expansion in the region.

Recent Milestones

Investments

Company Date Round Size Participants
TranscribeMe 11/2012Angel$900k8
Audioscribe 10/2012Venture Round$750k3
Vokle 4/2011Seed$767k2
Glue Networks 3/2011Series A$4.5M6
Reframe It 1/2010Angel$2.3M3
Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power) 12/2008Series B4
Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power) 2/2008Angel$750k2
Freepath 1/2008Series A$1.3M4
Animated Speech 1/2007Series C$250k3

Videos

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  1. TranscribeMe Oversubscribes Angel Round With $900k Funding To Bring Best-In-Class Speech Processing and Transcription Platform To Market (transcribeme.com) [edit]
  2. VC Funding: Q4 2012 [edit]
  3. Vokle Raises $767K For Its Live Video Conferencing Platform (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Glue Networks Secures $4.5 Million in Series A Financing (tmcnet.com) [edit]
  5. Reframe It Raises $2.3 Million For Web Annotation Product (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. MARIAH POWER, MANUFACTURER OF WINDSPIRE®, RENEWABLE ENERGY WIND POWER APPLIANCES FOR RESIDENTIAL AND COMMERCIAL USE, CLOSES SECOND ROUND OF VENTURE FUNDING (mariahpower.com) [edit]
  7. Small Wind, Big Market: 4 Wee Wind Startups (earth2tech.com) [edit]
  8. Ex-Apple VP’s Freepath Raises $1.3 Million For Multimedia Presentations (paidcontent.org) [edit]
  9. Animated Speech receives a $.25 million investment (dealipedia.com) [edit]
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