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.
|Aug, 2016||Axiom Exergy||$2.5M / Venture||—|
|Jan, 2015||ZippyApp||undisclosed amount / Angel (Lead)||—|
|Jan, 2013||Aperia Technologies||$5.7M / Private Equity||—|
|Nov, 2012||TranscribeMe||$900k / Angel||—|
|Oct, 2012||Audioscribe||$749.8k / Venture||—|
|Apr, 2011||VOKLE||$767k / Seed||—|
|Mar, 2011||Glue Networks||$4.5M / Series A||Harold E. Kruth|
|Jan, 2010||Reframe It||$2.3M / Angel (Lead)||—|
|Dec, 2008||Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power)||undisclosed amount / Series B||—|
|Apr, 2008||Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power)||$500k / Series A||—|
|Feb, 2008||Windspire Energy (fka Mariah Power)||$750k / Angel||—|
|Jan, 2008||Freepath||$1.3M / Series A||—|
|Jan, 2007||Animated Speech||$250k / Series C||—|
|May, 2000||YY Technologies||$1.4M / Venture||—|
|Aug 2, 2016||Greentech Media - Axiom Exergy Raises $2.5M for Thermal Energy Storage|
|Apr 28, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - All-star tech vets back first non-Cal incubator in Berkeley|
|Jan 11, 2015||FinSMEs - ZippyApp Raises Series A Funding Round|
|May 20, 2014||FinSMEs - Revolights Raises $1M in Series A Financing|
|Mar 12, 2014||Xconomy - Sierra Nevada Innovation Challenge|
|Apr 12, 2013||Techworld - Startup aims SDN technology at Cisco WANs|
|Nov 29, 2012||Venture Beat - Funding Daily: Barnyard Fun|
|Jul 18, 2011||TechCrunch - Vokle Turns Its Video Conferencing Platform Up A Notch With Recording And Chapter-Style Playback|
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