VC  Brand New Matter

     Office Locations:

1350 Broadway, Suite 2202
New York, NY 10018



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Brand New Matter (BNM) is a strategic advisory and venture capital firm based in New York City. BNM specializes in working with early stage companies. Through its investment services, BNM provides seed money, Series A and beyond to up-and-comers in the travel and hospitality industry. Additionally, BNM advises through its 30-Day-Deep-Dive, a thirty-day advisory program that helps companies develop an action plan to accelerate their success.

    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B

    Investment Team:

    Name   Title
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    Brian Harniman Co-Founder & Managing Director
    Harald Kruse Managing Director
    John Shaughnessy Managing Director
    Krish Jagirdar Vice President
    Thomas Sparico Co-Founder & CEO


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series A


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Grain Audio
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