VC  Peate Ventures

     Office Locations:

31416 Agoura Road, Suite 105 D
Westlake Village, CA 91361
Phone: 805-405-1713



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Real Estate & Construction
  • Software & Internet
  • Sports & Entertainment



    Peate Ventures is a venture capital firm that, through its Buenaventura Fund, invests in seed and early stage companies on the West Coast. The firm makes investments in companies with a focus in the entertainment, technology, real estate, and healthcare industries.



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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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    Dan Peate Founder & Managing Director
    Erik T. Smith Partner & Managing Director
    Justin Saltzman CFO
    Wesley Marc Bancroft Design Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Boom Studios
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      Cardiac Direct
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      Metanoia Films
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      Peate Real Estate
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      Seismic Games
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