VC  Courtside Ventures

http://www.courtsidevc.com/





     Office Locations:

148 W 24th Street
New York, NY 10011

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Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Sports & Entertainment

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    Description:

    Founded in 2015, Courtside Ventures is an early-stage venture capital fund, investing across technology and media with a focus on sports. Backed by investor Dan Gilbert, founder and chairman of Rock Ventures, Quicken Loans and majority owner of the NBA's Cleveland Cavaliers, and the world's leading advertising firm WPP, Courtside Ventures invests in companies across the US and internationally. Typical investment sizes are between $100k and $2.5 million.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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    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
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    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 Bedol Advisor
    Brian Hermelin Partner
    Deepen Parikh Partner
    Doug Perlman Advisor
    George Pyne Non-Executive Chairman

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      08/31/2021


      Nifty Games


      CA


      $38,000,000


      Venture Debt & Equity


      06/25/2021


      Paceline


      CA


      $29,500,000


      Series A


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Every Mother
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      FanAI
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      Freeletics
        web link


      GameCo
        web link


      Hydra Studios


      Kite & Lightning
        web link


      LiveLike
        web link


      Nifty Games
        web link


      Paceline
        web link


      Religion of Sports
        web link


      StayTuned
        web link


      StockX
        web link


      TAPPP
        web link


      TFLiving
        web link


      VY Esports
        web link


      Wavedash Games
        web link


     

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