Avalon Ventures is a venture capital company from La Jolla, California that focuses on businesses in the information technology and life sciences. Founded in 1983 by Kevin Kinsella, it funds seed, early and late stage ventures.
This venture capital firm has financed more than 100 data information technology and life sciences enterprises within a span of 30 years. Avalon’s partners are seasoned entrepreneurs who are experienced in business operations, information technology and life sciences. They are involved in team building, strategy and operations of their portfolio companies.
Cloudant provides a NoSQL database-as-a-service (DBaaS) for web and mobile applications. It participated in the S07 cohort of Y Combinator. IBM acquired Cloudant in 2014.
Chartio provides a cloud-based data exploration solution that helps businesses analyze and track their data.
Vendor of software and services for cross-device advertising
Online learning tool with courses created by its community
RethinkDB provides an open-source distributed NoSQL document-oriented database storing JSON documents and scaling data for applications.
Kinvey is a Boston-based company founded by Sravish Sridhar.
Averon is a software development company creating security applications for mobile devices.
Smyte is a company providing Software-as-a-Service solution offering trust and safety as a service for websites and mobile applications. It is now part of Twitter.
Cloudkick provides its users with centralized server monitoring and management tools. It participated in the W09 cohort of Y Combinator.
Indix is a Seattle-based company founded in 2010 by Sanjay Parthasarathy.
A company developing therapeutics for veterinary medicine
Cheezburger is a Seattle-based company founded by Ben Huh.
Backupify is a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based enterprise software company.
Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning company
A biotechnology company that develops and commercializes biological treatments for cancer and infectious diseases
A biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for inner and middle ear diseases
A pharmaceutical company that develops therapies targeting solid and hematological cancer tumors
Associated investment funds
Founder / Managing Member
Entrepreneur in Residence
Tighe M. Reardon
Chief Financial Officer
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