VC  Kodiak Venture Partners

     Office Locations:

Wellesley Office Park
80 William Street, Suite 260
Wellesley, MA 02481
Phone: 781-672-2500
Fax: 781-672-2501



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet



    Founded in 1999, Kodiak manages three funds totaling $681 million. The firm combines an early stage investment focus with an active business acceleration model, and focuses on seed and early stage investments in three areas: Life Technology, New Media and Internet, and Traditional Technology. Kodiak's partners work with portfolio companies to create the business strategy, build the management team, develop alliances and customer relationships, and recruit additional financial partners. The firm's seed and first round investments typically range in size from $100K to $3M. Kodiak targets companies in Eastern North America, focusing efforts in Boston, New York and Eastern Canada.

    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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    Andrey Zarur Managing Partner
    Chip Meakem Managing Partner
    Dave Furneaux Founder and Managing Partner
    Lou Volpe Managing Partner
    Penny Breen VP of Finance


    Portfolio companies include:

      Airwide Solutions
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      Allegro Diagnostics
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      Application Security
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      Azimuth Systems
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      BTI Systems
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      Extreme Packet Devices
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      Greenlight Biosciences
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      Groove Mobile
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      Live Gamer
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      RMI Corporation
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      The Right Audience
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      Vesta Retail Network
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      Weather Trends International
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      Wireless China
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