VC  Dauntless Founders Fund

     Office Locations:

10866 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1650
Los Angeles, CA 90024
Phone: 424-239-2860



  • Seed



  • Media & Digital Media
  • Sports & Entertainment



    The Dauntless Fund is a founder-level seed fund devoted to consumer-facing concepts that may be accelerated by brands, athletes, and/or celebrities. The managers of Dauntless have started and exited companies as CEOs and have developed backgrounds in sports, entertainment, and technology. Recent investments include a $2.2 million Series A funding for sports-themed social game Wedge Buster, which featured co-investors like NFL quarterback Drew Brees and professional skateboarder Rob Dyrdek.

    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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    Chuck Dalaklis
    Dan Adler
    Dave Malacrida
    Lee Weinberg Co-Founder
    Tye Gonser


    Portfolio companies include:

      Wedge Buster
        web link


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