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.
RethinkDB provides an open-source distributed NoSQL document-oriented database storing JSON documents and scaling data for applications.
Inogen is a Goleta, California-based company founded in 2001. They develop and manufacture lightweight, portable oxygen concentrators used to deliver oxygen therapy to patients with chronic respiratory conditions.
Synthetic biology company that created novel DNA base pairs and uses them to incorporate novel amino acids into proteins for potential therapeutics in areas of cancer and autoimmune disorders.
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.
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.
A company developing therapeutics for veterinary medicine
Backupify is a Cambridge, Massachusetts-based enterprise software company.
A biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for inner and middle ear diseases
A biotechnology company that develops and commercializes biological treatments for cancer and infectious diseases
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Entrepreneur in Residence
Tighe M. Reardon
Chief Financial Officer
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