VC  Ridge Ventures

https://ridge.vc/





     Office Locations:

One Letterman Dr., Building D, Suite P100
San Francisco, CA 94129
Phone: 415-439-4420
Fax: 415-439-4428

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Formerly IDG Ventures, Ridge Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund investing in experienced founders redefining how the world interacts with software. The firm backs companies delivering advanced technologies, new distribution models and incredible user experiences to market. Founded in 2007, Ridge evolved out of a single-LP fund started by the media company IDG.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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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
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    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
    Get the complete investment team + individual email addresses for investment team partners. Get personal images, LinkedIn links, investment specialties, office locations and more with a National Database subscription or Silicon Valley Database subscription.
    Alex Rosen Managing Director
    Ben Metcalfe Managing Director
    Gil Penchina Managing Director
    Pat Kenealy Managing Director

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      07/27/2018


      Outlier.ai


      CA


      $6,000,000


      Series A


      03/12/2018


      Kixeye


      CA


      $20,000,000


      


      01/31/2018


      Trifacta


      CA


      $48,000,000


      


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      BandPage
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      Double Fusion
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      Expect Labs
        web link


      Flowdock
        web link


      Funzio
        web link


      i2we
        web link


      Iddiction
        web link


      Indiegogo
        web link


      Kixeye
        web link


      Krux Digital
        web link


      Minted
        web link


      Olive
        web link


      Outlier.ai
        web link


      Parking in Motion
        web link


      ParkMe
        web link


      Prism Skylabs
        web link


      RootMusic
        web link


      Simply Hired
        web link


      Smartling
        web link


      SocialMedia
        web link


      Telltale Games
        web link


      Trifacta
        web link


      TuneUp
        web link


      Vivox
        web link


      WatchGuard
        web link


      We Heart It
        web link


      Winster
        web link


      Yesware
        web link


     

    Recent News:


      There is no recent news for Ridge Ventures.