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BoxGroup

BoxGroup

BoxGroup is an early stage investment fund focused on technology companies.

Company Overview

BoxGroup is a venture capital firm specializing in early and seed stage investments. The firm typically invests in disruptive technology and fintech companies. The firm invests between $0.05 million and $0.25 million. BoxGroup is based in New York, New York. Policy. They actively invest in New York, Silicon Valley, and Los Angeles.

History

BoxGroup is an early seed investment company based in New York City and was founded in 2007 by David Tisch and Adam Rothenberg.

Investments

BoxGroup specializes in pre-seed and early seed rounds of financing. The company has funded companies in Silicon Valley, New York, and Los Angeles. The venture fund invests in various sectors from platform and enterprise software to artificial intelligence. Investments include Stripe, IFTTT, and Paperspace with high-value exits including Vine, Behance, and Trello.



BoxGroup has made 310 investments. One oh their investments was on Feb 5, 2019, when they invested $4M in By Humankind. BoxGroup is an early stage investment fund. Their typical investment ranges from $50,000 to $250,000.



Chicago-based Foxtrot, a "next-generation corner store," has secured $6 million in Series A funding. Fifth Wall led the round with participation from Lerer Hippeau, Revolution's Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, Collaborative VC, BoxGroup, Maveron, M3 Ventures and The University of Chicago.

People

Originally founded by David Tisch and Adam Rothenburg in 2007, former principal Greg Rosen joined the company in March 2015. He subsequently left the company in June 2018. In January 2019, Nimi Katragadda was made partner after joining in 2015. They actively invest in New York, Silicon Valley, and Los Angeles.

Timeline

March 20, 2019

Foxtrot.

 $6 million in Series A funding.

February 5, 2019

By Humankind.

$4M

Funded Companies

17 Results
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Company
Description
Description
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Website
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Industry
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Location
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Funding rounds
Storefront is a sharing-economy company that provides short-term retail spaces for rent to companies through an online platform, used specifically as pop-up retail locations.
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Orchid Labs is a company developing the open source Orchid protocol, which is a peer-to-peer network and online marketplace for selling and buying internet bandwidth.
Sproutling is a hardware company founded by Chris Bruce.
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Tulip Retail is a Canadian enterprise software company that develops products for retailers, focusing on mobile applications for store workers. The company is headquartered in Toronto, Canada with offices in Kitchener, London and New York City. Retailers using Tulip include Mulberry and Kate Spade New York.
Blue Apron is a meal delivery service founded by Matt Salzberg, Ilia Papas and Matt Wadiak.
A company offering a smart medication management device that is headquartered in New York City, New York and was founded in 2012 by Kal Vepuri and Kut Akdogan.
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Clubhouse is a project management software for software teams founded in 2014 by Kurt Schrader.
Boulder harnesses mobile technology to expand access to treatment for opioid use
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RankScience is a startup company automating split-testing for SEO founded by Ryan Bednar.

People

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Role
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Adam Rothenberg

Employee



David Tisch

Employee



Derek Stewart

Employee



Greg Rosen

Employee



Heston Berkman

Employee



Miriam Ryan

Employee



Nimi Katragadda

Employee



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Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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E18: David Tisch, Managing Partner at BoxGroup by Square One: Conversations with the Best in Business • A podcast on Anchor



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