I  StartFast Venture Accelerator


     Office Locations:

235 Harrison Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Phone: 315-857-4618



  • Early
  • Seed



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



    The StartFast Venture Accelerator is a privately financed, entrepreneur-led startup accelerator investing in companies from around the world. Each year, the program selects 5-10 software, mobile, and internet companies for a 3 month program in Syracuse, NY. Through the accelerator, StartFast teams receive $25,000, optional follow-on funding of up to $75,000, co-working facilities, post-program support, and additional perks in exchange for 7% common stock. To date, StartFast's managing directors have invested in and mentored over 20 companies, raising $38 million.



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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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    Chuck Stormon Managing Partner
    Daniel Funsch MD Venture Partner
    Jack Greco Venture Partner
    James Shomar Partner
    Mike Quigley Managing Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

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