VC  KEEN Growth Capital

https://keengrowthcapital.com/





     Office Locations:

513 Main St.
Windermere, FL 34786
Phone: 407-217-5910

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Food & Agriculture

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    Description:

    KEEN Growth Capital is a venture firm investing in early-stage food-related companies that generate meaningful social impact in addition to above market financial returns. KEEN has a particular focus on healthy snacking, functional foods and patented, science-backed companies that positively impact consumer health, environmental and community wellness, and long-term disease mitigation. The firm invests in companies with revenues from $200K-$2MM, a TTM of several hundred thousand dollars, and a minimum current run rate of $1MM-$2MM. KEEN is currently investing out of its second $40MM fund, KGC Fund II.



    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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    Donna Spence CFO
    Jerry Bello Co-Founder & Managing Partner
    Jonathan Smiga Co-Founder & Managing Partner

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Barnana
        web link


      Brownie Brittle
        web link


      CookiePop
        web link


      Go Raw
        web link


      Goodie Girl Cookies
        web link


      Medolac
        web link


      NoshMates
        web link


      O'Dang Hummus
        web link


      Sensible Portions
        web link


      Thrive Ice Cream
        web link


     

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