VC  Polestar Capital Partners

     Office Locations:

180 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1905
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: 312-984-9090
Fax: 312-984-9877



  • Early



  • Communications & Networking
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet
  • Storage & Hardware



    Polestar Capital Partners is a private equity firm that invests in early stage information technology companies led by minority entrepreneurs. Polestar targets companies that develop technological or Internet related products or services. Specifically, this will include software firms, Internet infrastructure providers, information technology enablers, wireless application providers, e-commerce enablers, hardware developers and other entities looking to profit from the new economy. The principals at Polestar have collectively logged 52 years of experience in investment and operational management.

    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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    Derrick K. Collins General Partner
    John W. Doerer General Partner
    Wally Lennox General Partner


    Portfolio companies include:


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