VC  Red Rock Ventures

     Office Locations:

530 Lytton Avenue, 2nd Floor
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-325-3111



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    Founded in 1986, Red Rock Ventures focuses on seed or first-round equity investment opportunities. The firm seeks B2B opportunities including Enterprise software or ASP, Applications or infrastructure. Red Rock looks to lead or co-lead investment rounds and provides $500K to $2 million initial investments with reserves for follow-on rounds. The firm prefers companies with a Western U.S. location and currently manages $220 million in committed capital. Red Rock requires that they are the lead investor and are granted membership into their portfolio company's board of directors.

    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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    Bob Todd General Partner
    Kip Myers General Partner
    Laura Gwosden Chief Financial Officer
    Peter Dumanian General Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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      Active Decisions
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      Boingo Wireless
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      Nomis Solutions
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      Retail Solutions
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