VC  Uncork Capital

https://uncorkcapital.com





     Office Locations:

395 Page Mill Rd., Suite 110
Palo Alto, CA 94301
Phone: 650-688-1801
Fax: 650-475 3937

 

Stages:

  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Formerly known as SoftTech VC, Uncork is a seed-stage venture capital firm with $300 million under management. The firm is currently investing out of two funds: a $100M Seed fund and a $50M Opportunity fund earmarked for larger investments in mature, existing portfolio companies. Founded in 2004 as SoftTech VC, the firm raised one of the very first institutional Seed funds in 2007: $15M Fund II. Now deploying its $100M fifth fund, Uncork has invested in over 200 companies. Sixty have had successful outcomes so far. Uncork also totally wiped out 50 times (because building and scaling a company to success is never easy). The firm's companies have raised nearly $4B in follow-on financing over the years.


     

    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
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    Andy McLoughlin Partner
    Ashley Cravens Operations
    Jean-Francois (Jeff) Clavier Founder & Managing Partner
    Stephanie Palmeri Partner

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      01/29/2021


      Cutback Coach


      CA


      $3,100,000


      Seed


      11/02/2020


      Stensul


      NY


      $16,000,000


      Series B


      08/18/2020


      Carrot Fertility


      CA


      $24,000,000


      Series B


      08/06/2020


      Crossbeam


      PA


      $25,000,000


      Series B


      04/15/2020


      Coder


      TX


      $30,000,000


      Series B


      04/07/2020


      Shippo


      CA


      $30,000,000


      Series C


      03/26/2020


      Fritz AI


      MA


      $5,000,000


      


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Carrot Fertility
        web link


      Charlie
        web link


      ClassDojo
        web link


      Coder
        web link


      Crossbeam
        web link


      Currant
        web link


      Cutback Coach
        web link


      DroneDeploy
        web link


      Fritz AI
        web link


      Inscribe
        web link


      LaunchDarkly
        web link


      Loft Orbital
        web link


      Molekule
        web link


      Shippo
        web link


      Stensul
        web link


      Tempo
        web link


      Test.ai
        web link


     

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