Madrona Venture Group
Madrona has been investing in early-stage technology companies in the Pacific Northwest since 1995 and has been privileged to play a role in some of the region’s most successful technology ventures. The firm invests predominately in seed and Series A rounds across the information technology spectrum including consumer Internet, commercial software and services, digital media and advertising, networking and infrastructure, and wireless. Madrona currently manages over $425 million and was an early investor in companies such as Amazon.com, Isilon Systems, Farecast, iConclude, World Wide Packets and ShareBuilder. To learn more, visit www.madrona.com.
Columbia Capital is a venture capital firm based in Alexandria, VA. Since 1989, Columbia has been partnering with top executives to help build communications, media and technology companies and to deliver top quartile returns to its investors. Columbia has invested in over 150 companies, many of which have redefined or created new industries, including BroadSoft, MetroPCS, Millennial Media, Nextel Communications, Presidio, Riptech, XM Satellite Radio, and Zayo. Columbia currently manages approximately $2.5 billion dollars of total capital, and has offices in Alexandria, VA and Waltham, MA. http://www.colcap.com/.
Top Tier Capital
Top Tier Capital Partners, LLC is a venture capital specialist managing niche-focused funds of funds. We make primary and secondary investments in venture capital funds and co-invest in select portfolio companies. Based in San Francisco with roots back to 1999, the Top Tier team manages $2.4 billion in commitments from a global base of institutional investors including pension funds, insurance companies, foundations, and family offices. Top Tier Capital Partners is an SEC registered investment adviser. For more information, visit www.ttcp.com