181 Investments in 111 Companies
3 IPOs & 30 Acquisitions
Bellevue, WA
Funds Raised:
Ignition is a venture capital firm dedicated to helping the best entrepreneurs seize opportunity.

Investor Details

June, 2000
Venture Capital that does Seed, Early Stage Venture, Later Stage Venture, Private Equity, and Debt Financing Investments
Software, Enterprise Software, Cloud Computing
United States

Ignition is a venture capital firm dedicated to helping the best entrepreneurs seize opportunity. With over $2B under management, Ignition invests in emerging and future leaders in communications, internet, software, and services across business and consumer targets.

Ignition brings together an unparalleled combination of domain focus, technical expertise, and global operational experience. Ignition's partners are proven business leaders who have built some of the world's most successful businesses of the last two decades, including Microsoft Windows and Office, McCaw Cellular Communications, AT&T Wireless and Starbucks.

Ignition helps entrepreneurs by turning their early idea into a business, to hiring the right team, providing the right industry and functional insight and connections, to growing the business strategically, globally, financially, to realizing the best ultimate outcome, Ignition is ready to go the distance.

  • Skytap
    Skytap provides cloud-based testing and development environments for enterprises supporting both native VMware and AWS workloads.
    Dec 18, 2014 - Invested in $35M Series D with 4 others
  • SnapLogic
    SnapLogic is an integration platform allowing companies to connect any number of applications in the cloud and on-premise.
    Oct 21, 2014 - Invested in $20M Series D with 4 others
    Natural Language for the Internet of Things
    Oct 15, 2014 - Invested in $3M Seed Round with 7 others
  • Azuqua
    Azuqua enables you to create business processes spanning multiple cloud services in minutes, no code required.
    Oct 8, 2014 - Invested in $5M Series A
  • Nymi
    Nymi develops biometric and authentication technologies and applications for consumer electronics.
    Sep 23, 2014 - Invested in $14M Series A with 5 others
  • Keas
    Keas is the market-leading engagement platform that drives health behavior change
    Sep 11, 2014 - Invested in $7.4M Series C with 1 other
  • Xamarin
    Xamarin provides development tools to build and test native mobile apps, including Xamarin Platform, Xamarin Test Cloud, & Xamarin Insights.
    Aug 21, 2014 - Invested in $54M Series C with 4 others
  • Couchbase
    Couchbase is the developer of Couchbase Server, an open-source, NoSQL, document-oriented database optimized for interactive applications.
    Jun 26, 2014 - Invested in $60M Series E with 6 others

Offices/Locations (2)

  • Office

    421 Kipling St

    Palo Alto, CA 94301


  • Headquaters

    11400 SE 6th Street

    Suite 100

    Bellevue, WA


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