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Javelin Venture Partners

Javelin Venture Partners

Javelin Venture Partners is a venture capital firm that invests in early-stage tech companies, founded in 2008 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Javelin Venture Partners is founded by former entrepreneurs who provide capital, guidance, and access to a professional network to early-stage tech companies. They seek to invest in the technology sector with a focus on digital and social media; web services and e-commerce; and mobile, big data, cloud, enterprise software, SaaS, advertising platforms, and wellness and healthcare IT throughout the world.

Investments

Javelin invests between $0.25 million and $1 million in seed stage companies, $1.5 million and $5 million in Series A, and $2.5 million and $4 million in Series B with reserves for follow-on investments.

Timeline

Funded Companies

29 Results
Company
Company
Description
Description
Website
Website
Industry
Industry
Location
Location

Thumbtack is a company operating an online platform for finding and hiring workers for particular tasks.

oneforty is a company founded by Laura '@Pistachio' Fitton.

SmartAsset is a financial technology company that provides automated personalized financial advice. It participated in the S12 cohort of Y Combinator.

Linqia is a company founded by Maria Sipka.

A company providing automotive repair service at your home or office

Sociable Labs is a company founded by Sebastien Brault.

A marketplace for parents to discover and book activities for their children

FILLD is a company in the automotive industry.

Plug.dj is a Los Angeles-based company.

Rixty is a gaming company.

Uncovet is a company founded by Heather Lipner.

The Hunt is a company founded by Daniel Saltman.

Queplix is an enterprise software company founded by Steve Yaskin.

RxVantage is an enterprise software company founded by Gregory Gilman.

HitRecord is an art company founded by Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Engrade is a learning management system company.

Associated investment funds

5 Results
Investment Fund
Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Location
Date signed
Date signed
125,000,000
125,000,000
October 16, 2013
4,478,674
4,478,674
September 19, 2012
125,000,000
125,000,000
March 29, 2017
75,000,000
75,000,000
June 2, 2010
11,667,000
11,667,000
January 10, 2011

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Jed Katz

Managing Director



Alex Gurevich

Managing Director



Jeremy Banon

Associate



Lena Vayn

Head of Talent



Monica Lenk

Executive Assistant



Noah Doyle

Managing Director



Sandy Hawkins

Finance Director



Sarah Rice

Senior Administrator



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Companies

Company
CEO
Location
Products/Services

3scale

Steven Willmott, Founder



Free and Enterprise API Management

Alpine

Adam Marchick, Alexandre Linares, Founders



Making brands and retailers accessible and valuable in a voice-enabled world.

Appvance

Kevin Surace, Founder



Unified SQA Automation for DevOps

Armory

Daniel Odio, CEO



Commercializing Spinnaker

Boost Media

Tim Krozek, Founder



Optimization and testing of their ad creative

Carbon Health

Eren Bali, Founder



Primary care network that is simple, convenient and always accessible

Clutter

Ari Mir, Brian Thomas, Founders



Tech-enabled storage company

Correlated Magnetics Research

Andy Keane, Founder



Correlated Magnetics

Cyberinc

Michael Mansouri, Founder



Security products

Engrade





Unified platform for education

Estimote

Jakub Krzych, Steve Cheney, Łukasz Kostka, Founders



Beacons and Stickers

ExecThread





Crowdsourced jobs platform

Fair

Scott Painter, Founder



Auto Finance

famo.us

Mark Lu, Steve Newcomb, Founders



Front end framework

FEM Inc.

Natasha Mohanty, Rachel Payne, Meghana Bhatt, Founders



Media technology

Filld

Michael Buhr, CEO



Mobile application

GameCo

Blaine Graboyes, Founder



Video Game Casino

HitRecord

Jared Geller, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Founders



Online collaborative production company

Kidpass

Solomon Liou, CEO



Children’s activities booking

Kindly Care

Igor Lebovic, Founder



Marketplace

KopoKopo

Ken Kinyua, CEO



Core platform

Prayag Narula, CEO & Co-Founder



Custom B2B Contact & Account Data

Linqia

Maria Sipka, Nader Alizadeh, Founders



Marketing platform

Lithium

Lyle Fong, Founder



Social CRM solutions

MasterClass

David Rogier, Founder



Online classes

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