Rand Capital is a venture capital firm in Buffalo, New York that invests in small to medium-sized businesses located in New York and the surrounding states. Founded in 1969, it invests in seed, early stage and late stage ventures. The firm is a closed-end management investment corporation typically investing in seed, Series A, Series B, Series D and other ventures. Its portfolio companies include PostProcess Technologies, ACV, SocialFlow and ClearView Social.
Rand Capital is listed under the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC). It focuses on companies that bring to market new or unique products, technologies or services that have a high potential for growth.
SocialFlow is a company founded in 2009 by Mike Perrone.
Rheonix is an Ithaca, New York-based manufacturer of automated molecular testing solutions.
ACV Auctions is a company providing a pricing application for franchise dealers. It also offers a mobile auction platform that enables wholesale dealers to sell trade-ins by creating app-based auctions.
KnowledgeVision is a software company founded by Tom Crawford.
A company providing pharmaceutical manufacturing and support services for testing and analysis to the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries
Daniel P. Penberthy
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Margaret Whalen Brechtel
Vice President of Finance
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