Cayuga Venture Fund is a venture capital firm in New York that focuses on advanced technology and high growth companies in New York State. Founded 1994 in Ithaca, New York by Phil Proujansky, it invests in early stage ventures, late stage ventures, and seed. Its portfolio companies include Ioxus, GiveGab, POMCO, VenueBook, SocialFlow, Rheonix, and Calient Technologies. As of March 2020, Cayuga Venture Fund has made 27 investments. Their most recent investment was on July 5, 2018, when Ioxus raised $8.6M. Cayuga Venture Fund has had five exits, the most notable of which include Agronomic Technology Corp, BinOptics, and Chequed.com, Inc. The company has raised three funds, their latest being Cayuga Venture Fund V. This fund was announced on October 31, 2019 and raised a total of $38.3M.
BinOptics manufactures semiconductor-based optoelectronic components for optical systems.
Rheonix is an Ithaca, New York-based manufacturer of automated molecular testing solutions.
e2e Materials is a company founded by Anil N. Netravali.
A.J. EDWARDS, CFA
Fund Administration Manager
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