ED  TechRanch


     Office Locations:

PO Box 6220
Bozeman, MT 59771
Phone: 406-556-0272
Fax: 406-556-0969



  • Early
  • Seed



  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet



    TechRanch was founded in 2000 by a group of Montana business leaders. The TechRanch Foundation manages the Bridger Private Capital Network (BPCN), the Big Sky Venture Capital Conference (BSVCC), the TREK (TechRanch Entrepreneur Knowledge) seminar series and provides practical business advice and mentoring to high growth entrepreneurs in Montana. TRF's mission is to help Montana based companies grow and create high paying jobs. TechRanch has earned awards from the Small Business Association (SBA), The National Science Foundation (NSF) and the Montana Ambassadors for its innovative work with high-growth companies in rural and underserved regions. BPCN manages a network of angel investors, venture capitalist and commercial lenders.

    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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    John O'Donnell Executive Director
    Meg Long Business Manager
    Robert Bargatze Board Member


    Portfolio companies include:


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