The mission of Technology Ventures Corporation is to help startup companies that are developing technology from the national laboratories. Additionally, they look to research universities for commercialization opportunities. Their goal is to increase employment opportunities and wealth in the technology industry.
There are two groups that benefit from TVCâ€™s effortsâ€”entrepreneurs and investors. TVC helps entrepreneurs strengthen their business case and prepare to raise funding from equity investors. In doing so, TVC creates value for investors as well, and is considered by many investors as a high-quality source of deal flow.
|Akebia Therapeutics||9/09||Series A||$16M||5|