VC  Small Ventures USA

     Office Locations:

5847 San Felipe Plaza, Suite 4450
Houston, TX 77057
Phone: 713-341-7916
Fax: 713-583-9206

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  • Early



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Media & Digital Media



    Small Ventures USA (SMV) is a venture capital and private equity firm founded and managed by William O. Perkins III. Based in Houston, Texas the firm focuses on energy, technology, and entertainment, and deploys capital across multiple sectors and geographic regions on an opportunistic basis, with a bias toward early stage investment. In addition to funding, SMV provides operational and financial-trading capabilities to its investment portfolio. Current investments include a Central American liquefied natural gas (LNG) and electricity development project that will represent the largest energy infrastructure investment in the region, as well as development of an LNG importation project off the coast of California. SMV also holds a media company focused on the financing of artist royalty rights.

    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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    Eddie Hernandez Partner
    Kayla Bruzzese CFO
    Lili Aguilera
    Omar Haneef Chief Investment Officer
    William O. Perkins Founder


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