VC  Crescendo Ventures

     Office Locations:

405 El Camino Real, #126
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-470-1200
Fax: 650-470-1201



  • Early



  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Founded 1993, Crescendo Ventures has raised five international funds and currently manages over one billion dollars from its headquarters in Palo Alto and offices in London and Minneapolis. The firm has invested in over 150 software, system, component and service companies across a wide range of markets and application areas based on the belief that the world is moving toward a unified digital infrastructure. Crescendo is usually the lead investor in the first or second round of a company's financing and a Partner almost always takes a seat on the Board of Directors. Additionally, Crescendo always reserves an allocation of capital to continue to support a company's growth in the later stage of its development lifecycle.

    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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    Clint Korver Venture Partner
    David Spreng Managing General Partner
    John Borchers General Partner
    Peter van Cuylenberg General Partner
    Wayne Cantwell General Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):










      Series A


    Portfolio companies include:

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