VD/PE  Eastward Capital Partners


     Office Locations:

432 Cherry St.
West Newton, MA 02465
Phone: 617-969-6700
Fax: 617-969-7900



  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare



    Formerly known as CommVest, Eastward Capital Partners is a leading East Coast venture debt source. Through its regional focus and longstanding relationships, Eastward specializes in working with venture capital firms to provide their portfolio companies with equity-sensitive financing solutions. Eastward has invested over $400 million in over 160 companies in the previous 20 years in companies focused on Information Technology, Communications, Alternative Energy/Clean Technology, and Healthcare.



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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
    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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    Beth Gorman Director of Accounting
    Chris Bodnar Investment Partner
    Dennis P. Cameron Founding Partner
    Edward I. Dresner Investment Partner
    Michael F. Dale Chief Financial Officer and Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):















      Series D


      Affirmed Networks





    Portfolio companies include:

      7 Park Data
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      Affirmed Networks
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      Aurion Pro Solutions
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      Best Doctors, Inc.
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      Booker Software
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      Digital Ocean
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      Ecosense Lighting
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      Edgewater Networks
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      Host Analytics
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      Linkwell Health
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      Lookingglass Cyber Solutions
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      Management Health Solutions
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      Mutual Mobile
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