Crescent Ridge Partners is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in seed and early stage startups that is headquartered in San Diego, California and was founded in 2012 by Allison Long Pettine. The firm works alongside each of the companies in its portfolio to help them become successful and sustainable companies.
Pettine is also the founder of Seed San Diego, another venture capital firm focused on partnering and investing in seed stage companies, and the founder of Ad Astra Ventures, a venture capital firm focuses in investing and accelerating companies with female founders.
Crescent Ridge Partners invests in companies developing technologies across a variety of sectors. Notable investments made by Cresent Ridge Partners include: Bandwidth, Chatmeter, Clarify Medical, Cloudbeds Grolltex, Groundmetrics, InvVax, Koriist, Lymber, Portfolium, Saambaa, Savara, Spoutable, Stemoni, and Zady.As of November 2019 Cresent Ridge Partners has made 26 investments, has 14 companies in its portfolio, and has made 6 exits.