Tim Draper

Timothy Cook Draper is the founder of the global venture capital firm Draper Fisher Jurvetson. Draper is third in a line of venture capitalists. His father, William Henry Draper III (Bill Draper), founded Draper & Johnson Investment Company in 1962, Sutter Hill Ventures in 1968, Draper International India in 1996, and Draper Richards in 2001. His ...

Jonathan Sposato

Jonathan Sposato is one of Seattle’s most well-known entrepreneurs. He founded Picnik, Inc., an online photo editing application, and served as its CEO before it was sold to Google in 2010. Prior to that, he founded Phatbits, which was sold to Google in 2005. He also serves as a mentor at TechStars, LLC.

Jacques-Antoine Granjon

Après ses études à l’European Business School (EBS), Jacques-Antoine Granjon, petit-fils d’entrepreneur, crée en 1985 avec Julien Sorbac, un ami de l’EBS, la société Cofotex S.A., spécialisée dans la vente en gros de fins de séries. En 1996, il rachète les anciennes imprimeries du « Monde » à la Plaine-Saint-Denis (93) pour y installer le siège de sa société, lequel ...

Intel Capital

Crosslink Capital

Draper Fisher Jurvetson

DFJ backs extraordinary entrepreneurs everywhere who set out to change the world. DFJ achieves its mission through its DFJ Global Network of Partner Funds with operations in the US, China, India, Korea, Vietnam, Russia, Europe, Israel, Brazil, and Japan. Over the past 25 years, DFJ and its partners have backed over 600 companies, and have ...

Portland Seed Fund

We select entrepreneurs with a great idea and the passion and grit to see it through. We invest in ‘classes’ of 6-8 entrepreneurs at a time, start them with an initial $25,000 investment, and see what they do in 90 days. We surround them with mentors, subject matter experts and a peer group of entrepreneurs ...

Voyager Capital

From Seed to Harvest : A perspective from our entrepreneurs and Voyager on growing and developing innovative ideas.  IT Sectors: CleanIT, digital media, software, and wireless The firm invests in four technology sectors that align with the most compelling investment opportunities in our primary investing regions, as well as with our team’s experience and investing track record. Geographies: Seattle, ...

Index Ventures

website : http://www.indexventures.com/ Many venture firms would be best described as a collection of free agents who pursue their own deals and share offices and overhead with their partners. They are more mercenary than missionary and will tell you to focus more on the individual partners and less on the partnership. We hope to have the ...

Union Square Ventures

source : http://www.usv.com/investments/ We founded Union Square Ventures in 2003 to invest in the applications layer of the web. Over the last seven years, we have refined that investment focus. We now invest almost exclusively in Internet services that create large networks. Some might think this focus is narrow. We don’t see it that way at ...