FFVC is a smaller group of 5 angel investors and 20 team members including business experts and tech advisers, headed by founder John Frankel, who invest largely in the tech space. While that can be a very vague industry description, you’ll note from their list of preferences that there’s little they won’t sink their teeth into, if the investment is right.
They’ll invests as little as $50K right up to a million dollars if they believe in your company. FFVC is a great option if the bigger firms have turned you down because you don’t need enough money for it to be worth their time writing the check. FFVC will help you get off the ground and grow, mentoring you along the way. They offer early and growth stage investments, as well as debt financing deals. Investments include CyberX, Greycork, Bloomz, Pebble Post, Sure, Fluent, Great Horn, Staffly, Print.io, 500px, Foundersuite, and Tackk among others.
Funds raised / currently managed: ~ $140 billion
Focus industries: Advertising, cloud, UAVs, smart technology, cloud security, AI, consumer, enterprise software, crowdsourcing, ecommerce, education, enterprise, financial services, hardware, marketing, mobile, social, wearables.