VC  Leading Edge Ventures

     Office Locations:

Delaware Technology Park
One Innovation Way, Suite 301
Newark, DE 19711
Phone: 302-452-1120



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Business Services
  • Information Technology
  • Medical Device



    Leading Edge Ventures seeks to make investments in seed and early stage companies located in the Mid-Atlantic region. The firm targets companies that provide productivity benefits to businesses and consumers in the sectors of information technology, materials and core science, and other high growth markets. Leading Edge will invest $50K to $250K initially, and up to $750K over time.

    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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    Doug Petillo General Partner
    Jeff Davison General Partner
    Mike Bowman General Partner
    Rick Birkmeyer General Partner
    Vance Kershner General Partner


    Portfolio companies include:


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