Founded in 1981, U.S. Venture Partners (USVP) is a venture capital firm based in Menlo Park, California. The firm seeks to invest through early-stage investing in the enterprise software, information technology, security, consumer internet, mobile, e-commerce, healthcare, and information technology-enabled healthcare services sectors.
USVP has partnered with entrepreneurs to grow their ideas into companies. USVP has invested in over 400 companies spanning three decades, including: Box, Castlight Health, Check Point Software, Concur, GoPro, Guidewire Software, Hellosign, Heartflow, HotelTonight, Imperva, InsideSales.com, Inspire Medical, Intersect ENT, Omada Health, Prevoty, SanDisk, Sun Microsystems, Trunk Club, Threatmetrix, Trusteer, Yammer, and Zerto.
USVP focuses on early-stage start-ups. The USVP team consists of former entrepreneurs, technologists, corporate executives, and financial professionals who assist with strategy, scaling, team building, product development, and business development.
Zerto is an enterprise software company.
HotelTonight is a London-based company.
Skytree, Inc is a San Jose, California-based company.
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A software company offering a pilotless, AI security solution for commercial applications.
Placeiq is a New York City-based company.
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stensul is a New York-based company founded by Noah Dinkin.
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Children's clothes company based in New York City.
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