Mercury Fund is a seed and early-stage venture capital firm that invests in novel software and science-based startup opportunities in the U.S. Midcontinent areas, including Southwest, Midwest, and Rocky Mountains. The company helps entrepreneurs at the early stages of idea generation, company formation, and market execution.
Mercury Fund works with entrepreneurs associated with regional startup development organizations such as seed accelerators, incubators, and university tech transfer offices. It invests in software startups bringing enterprise B2B and B2B2C applications and platforms to market, with a focus on innovation within SaaS, cloud, and mobile technologies. The company also shows an interest in a wide range of life sciences and industrial physical sciences startups in both traditional energy and clean energy sectors, which involves therapeutic drugs, ways to increase natural resource efficiency, and more.
Mercury Fund was founded by Dan Watkins and Blair Garrou in 2005 and is based in Texas, United States with presence in Michigan, California, Ohio, and Illinois.
Current Team (9)Update
|Jul 15, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Label Insight adds three more industry vets to executive team|
|Jun 2, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Leadership change at high-profile St. Louis startup|
|May 19, 2016||Business Wire - Benson Hill Biosystems Launches CropOS™|
|May 12, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Monsanto exec joins St. Louis agtech startup’s leadership team|
|May 6, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Here are the top Texas, national seed investors since 2010|
|Apr 26, 2016||Xconomy - Woodside Distributors Crowned Champion of U-M Startup Competition|
|Apr 14, 2016||Business Wire - Inaugural SaaS CXO Summit Highlights U.S. Midcontinent Value Prop|
|Apr 14, 2016||Xconomy - Soul-searching in Houston on Energy Innovation as Surge Closes|
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