Crowdfund & Support

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$4,000,000 - $20,000,000

$5,000,000 - $8,000,000

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Venture Capital Fund

Lawrenceville, NJ, US

We have the experience and insight to create breakthrough business, the network to encourage dynamic partnership, and the passion to pursue unparalleled results. Seeking opportunities in which we can impact success, Edison focuses on expansion-stage, information technology companies, having invested in over 170 companies. Initial investments range from $5–$8 million.

$0 - $100,000,000

$0 - $10,000,000

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Individual Investor

Orlando, FL, US

Business Developer and Real Estate Investor, studied hotel administration, business law and international finance at the Swiss Hotel School and UCLA. After spending years working around the clock as a Management Trainee at the Century Plaza hotel in Los Angeles California, an International Financier and Billionaire hotel guest noticed Cherif’s work ethic, enthusiasm and energy and asked him to work for him. Edmond Baysari would become a mentor to Cherif teaching him through actual examples within the business. Cherif worked for Baysari for 8 years managing his entire empire. Cherif’s gained a diverse knowledge base in management, real estate, negotiations and was exposed to the intense and exciting world of high finance. He participated in deals worth tens of millions of dollars in his 20’s and decided to create his own wealth by branching to do real estate investing and building companies with great business models. Cherif followed what he refers to as the 12 Steps to Financial Freedom. He worked in the hotel business, while building credit and flipping homes, then amassed a fortune of over 50 million dollars of commercial real estate, business and in trading the stock market.

$0 - $10,000,000

$5,000 - $200,000

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Individual Investor

Saratoga, CA, US

Since joining Cypress Group in 2002, Tim has taken a lead role in Land Acquisition, Finance and Administration, Subcontractor Contract Negotiation and Administration, and Sales and Marketing. He is a licensed general contractor and real estate broker. Prior to that he served as Vice President & Principal of Citizens Capital, a $400M+ venture capital and mezzanine debt fund located in Boston, MA and wholly owned by The Royal Bank of Scotland. He added value to the portfolio companies and protected the Citizens Capital equity investments by sitting on the Board of Directors for five information technology companies ranging in size from pre-revenue companies to $105M in annual revenue. Tim served for five years as a submarine officer and nuclear engineer, most notably aboard the USS Simon Bolivar, SSBN 641. Tim lead all operations of the submarine as Officer of the Deck and all operations of the nuclear power plant as Senior Plant Supervisor. Involvement in the Silicon Valley community is important to the Cypress Group. Among other commitments, Tim serves on the Board of Directors of First Community Housing, a not for profit affordable housing developer. He was granted a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Naval Academy in 1990 and a Masters in Business Administration degree from Harvard Business School in 1997.

$0 - $1,000,000

$5,000 - $20,000

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Individual Investor

Greenwood Village, CO, US

I am a serial Internet entrepreneur with backgrounds in several different fields including residential real estate, wireless phones, software development, and printer ink, and I invest $5,000-$20,000 in startups of all types.

$900,000 - $100,000,000

$1,000 - $100,000

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Individual Investor

Draper, UT, US

I'm an individual investor that has invested in several private equity companies. I'm interested in companies throughout all industry sectors. I typically invest between $1-$100k. I review around 50 businesses per year.

$20,000 - $5,000,000

$50,000 - $150,000

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Individual Investor

San Mateo, CA, US

I have been an integral part of the early-stage ecosystem in Australia for over ten years (yes – long before it was actually an industry!) having participated in all the components first hand. I have experienced the perspective of an entrepreneur, investor, educator, mentor, advisor, community, corporation and government through vast experience across Australia, Silicon Valley, Hong Kong and the Philippines. I have exited two ventures, lectured in entrepreneurship at the AGSE, run for government, engaged with media and am currently the administration officer for the Melbourne Angels and founder of StartupCrowdfunding, Australia's equity crowdfunding platform that showcases investable opportunities.

$10,000 - $200,000,000

$10,000 - $50,000,000

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Individual Investor

Newport Beach, CA, US

The ClearLight strategy is to invest in industry-leading companies with talented management teams, and to work hard to help them achieve the next phase of success. ClearLight takes a long-term view toward building value and driving growth in our investments. During a typical five-to-seven year partnership with a portfolio company, we endeavor to provide our management partners with the extensive real-world operating and financial experience of our network. As board members of our portfolio companies, we aim to ensure a collaborative environment and a strong alignment of interests with management.

$0 - $1,000,000

$10,000 - $50,000

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Individual Investor

Ottawa, ON, CA

Strong background in intellectual property and information technologies. Founded, invested and operated several successful technology companies. Looking for investments that could benefit from an intellectual property strategy.

$0 - $100,000

$25,000 - $500,000

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Angel Group

Blacksburg, VA, US

460 Angels is a seed and early-stage angel investor group focused on funding and coaching hi-tech entrepreneurs with scalable business models based in the New River Valley and Roanoke region of Virginia. 460 Angels seek technology based product companies which can scale to a global marketplace that are led by passionate teams. Our members are accredited investors and entrepreneurs with engineering, software, finance and management experience.

$200,000 - $1,000,000

$5,000 - $10,000

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Individual Investor

Webster, NY, US

A senior partner in an OBGYN practice and an investor in single family rental properties. I am interested in generating income through investing in industries I am familiar with, such as, Healthcare, Financial Services and Real Estate. I typically invest between $5k to $10k.

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