Website | wrfseattle.org |
Phone | (206) 336-5600 |
Employees |
The Seattle-based Washington Research Foundation supports groundbreaking technology in the life sciences, information technology and physical sciences fields. By advancing brilliant research and early-stage entrepreneurs, we help to grow Washington’s technology economy. WRF Capital is the seed fund branch of the Washington Research Foundation. Our mission is to help local companies and institutions manage intellectual property and business. We are one of the leading venture capitalists in the Northwest, and our financial returns are invested back into research and initiatives that support new company spinouts. We help to create a vibrant research and enterprise community.
Company | Date | Round | Size | Participants |
FlexMinder ^{} | 3/2014 | Series A | $1.2M | 3 |
Skytap ^{} | 2/2014 | Series C | $6.45M | 5 |
Qazzow ^{} | 12/2013 | Series A | $2.4M | 5 |
FlexMinder ^{} | 1/2013 | Series A | $1.4M | 4 |
Resolve Therapeutics ^{} | 11/2012 | Series B | $5.8M | 3 |
Alder Biopharmaceuticals ^{} | 4/2012 | Series D | $38M | 7 |
Uptake Medical ^{} | 3/2012 | Series C | $40.3M | 7 |
Groove Biopharma ^{} | 12/2011 | Series B | $6M | 4 |
Oncofactor Corporation ^{} | 8/2011 | Series A | $2.1M | 6 |
Mirador Biomedical ^{} | 7/2011 | Series B | $1.5M | 2 |
Nimbic (formerly Physware) ^{} | 6/2011 | Series B | $6.9M | 3 |
Uptake Medical ^{} | 7/2010 | Series B | $17.5M | 6 |
Groove Biopharma. ^{} | 4/2010 | Series A | $3.9M | 5 |
Skytap ^{} | 3/2009 | Series B | $7M | 3 |
Arzeda ^{} | 2/2009 | Series A | $12M | 2 |
Corensic ^{} | 1/2009 | Series A | $1.5M | 3 |
Nimbic (formerly Physware) ^{} | 2/2008 | Series A | $2.5M | 2 |
Hyperion Therapeutics ^{} | 9/2007 | Series B | $40M | 4 |
Skytap ^{} | 8/2007 | Series A | $6M | 4 |
Omeros ^{} | 2/2007 | Series E | $63M | 8 |
Targeted Growth ^{} | 2/2007 | Venture Round | $22.3M | 5 |
Farecast ^{} | 1/2007 | Series C | $12.1M | 6 |
VLST Corporation ^{} | 6/2006 | Series B | $55M | 7 |
Targeted Growth ^{} | 5/2006 | Series D | $10M | 4 |
Teranode ^{} | 9/2005 | Series B | $9.5M | 4 |
Farecast ^{} | 7/2005 | Series B | $7M | 3 |
Farecast ^{} | 10/2004 | Series A | $1.5M | 2 |