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Javelin Venture Partners specializes in early-stage investments in technology-based start-up companies. They focus on the areas of cloud, big data, enterprise software, SaaS, e-commerce, mobile, health/wellness and digital media. The firm looks for new innovations in technology that have the potential to become scalable, high-growth companies. Companies should operate in a substantially-sized addressable market and possess strong competitive advantages. Investments typically range from $250K to $5 million, with additional capital reserved for follow-on investments. Javelin Venture Partners also considers smaller seed investments for unique companies that are just getting started. They invest throughout the world.
The Cue Ball Group LLC, SmartZip Analytics, Inc., Intel Capital Corp., ORIX Growth Capital LLC, Claremont Creek Ventures, Javelin Venture Partners Management LLC, Crest Capital Ventures LLC purchase Reach150 Social, Inc. from Toba Capital LLC
Gap, Inc. purchases Weddington Way, Inc. from Trinity Ventures LP, Peterson Partners, Inc., Felicis Ventures Management Co. LLC, Javelin Venture Partners Management LLC, Red Swan Ventures LLC, Battery Ventures
aurionPro Solutions Ltd. purchases Spikes, Inc. from Benhamou Global Ventures LLC, Javelin Venture Partners Management LLC, Social Starts LLC
Intel Capital Corp., New Enterprise Associates LLC, Goldman Sachs Capital Partners, Sciencelogic, Inc. purchase AppFirst, Inc. from FirstMark Capital LLC, First Round Capital, Javelin Venture Partners Management LLC
LinkedIn Corp. purchases Woven, Inc. from Accel Partners LLC, Battery Ventures, Javelin Venture Partners Management LLC
Vacatia, Inc. owns and operates online marketplace for shared vacationing families. It offers instant booking of independent resorts. The company was founded by Caroline Shin, Michael Burns, and Keith Cox in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Linqia, Inc. develops a marketing platform which connects community managers with brands. Its platform makes it easy for community leaders to earn money from trusted brands for sharing authentic stories. The firm works with trusted brands to uncover genuine, compelling stories for its network of communities. The company was founded by Nader Alizadeh and Maria Sipka in November 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Filld, Inc. provides on-demand refueling services. It delivers gas through the use of a mobile application. The company was founded by Scott Hempy and Christopher Aubuchon and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.
Rinse, Inc. provides dry cleaning and laundry service. Its services include dry cleaning, wash & fold, hang dry, hand wash, repairs, large items and leather-even clothing donations. The company was founded by Ajay Prakash and James Joun in 2013 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.
Kidpass, Inc. operates membership based platform for parents to discover and book various children's activities. The company was founded by Solomon Liou, Aaron Kaufman, Chhay Chhun and Olivia Ballvé and is headquartered in New York, NY.