I  TechLaunch


     Office Locations:

2 Kiel Avenue, Unit 244
Kinnelon, NJ 07405
Phone: 877-776-5850



  • Seed



  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet



    TechLaunch was created to drive the commercialization of innovative technology within New Jersey and formed in collaboration with the NJ Economic Development Authority (EDA) (njeda.com), Montclair State University (montclair.edu), Casabona Ventures LLC (CasabonaVentures.com), Jumpstart NJ Angel Network (jumpstartnj.com), and successful entrepreneurs. The accelerator provides seed-stage technology companies mentorship, business training, key services and exposure to qualified investors, most notably during Demo Day at the end of their 16-week LaunchPad business program. TechLaunch has 150+ Mentors, 100+ Ventures and 200+ Entrepreneurs.

    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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    Annarie Lyles Mentor
    David Deutsch Social Media Strategist in Residence
    Katherine O'Neill Director
    Robert S. Ripp CFO in Residence
    William Wnekowicz Web Developer


    Portfolio companies include:


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