VC  Union Square Ventures

https://www.usv.com/





     Office Locations:

915 Broadway, 19th Floor
New York, NY 10010
Phone: 212-994-7880
Fax: 212-994-7399

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Communications & Networking
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Founded in 2003, Union Square Ventures is a stage agnostic venture capital firm based in New York City. The partnership manages over $1B across six funds. The firm invests in young companies that use information technology in innovative ways to create high growth business opportunities in the Media, Marketing, Financial Services, Telecommunications, and Healthcare industries. Union Square has been directly involved in the development of 40 companies and, through prior firms, participated in the launch of over 120 companies. Union Square will consider investing in companies that need $250,000 to test an idea, or $25,000,000 to buy an undervalued asset.


     

    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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    Albert Wenger Partner
    Andy Weissman Partner
    Brad Burnham Partner
    Fred Wilson Partner
    John Buttrick Partner

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      07/28/2018


      Skillshare


      NY


      $28,000,000


      Series C


      07/14/2018


      Nurx


      CA


      $36,000,000


      Series B


      06/19/2018


      SigFig


      CA


      $50,000,000


      Series E


      06/14/2018


      Amino


      NY


      $45,000,000


      Series C


      05/31/2018


      Modern Fertility


      CA


      $6,000,000


      Venture


      03/21/2018


      Sift Science


      CA


      $53,000,000


      Series D


      03/05/2018


      C2FO


      KS


      $100,000,000


      


      02/12/2018


      Stash


      NY


      $37,500,000


      Series D


      12/15/2017


      Splice


      NY


      $35,000,000


      Series B


      11/01/2017


      Shippo


      CA


      $20,000,000


      Series B


      10/12/2017


      CoverWallet


      NY


      $18,500,000


      Series B


      09/14/2017


      RealtyShares


      CA


      $28,000,000


      Series C


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      10gen
        web link


      AdaptiveBlue D/B/A GetGlue
        web link


      Amee
        web link


      Amino
        web link


      Amino Apps
        web link


      Assembly
        web link


      Auxmoney
        web link


      Boxee
        web link


      Brewster
        web link


      Bug Labs
        web link


      C2FO
        web link


      Canvas
        web link


      Casetext
        web link


      CircleUp
        web link


      Clarifai
        web link


      Clickable
        web link


      CloudFlare
        web link


      Codeacademy
        web link


      Codecademy
        web link


      Coinbase
        web link


      CoverWallet
        web link


      Covestor
        web link


      Disqus
        web link


      DuckDuckGo
        web link


      Duolingo
        web link


      Dwolla
        web link


      Edmodo
        web link


      Etsy
        web link


      Flurry
        web link


      Foursquare
        web link


      Funding Circle
        web link


      GetGlue
        web link


      goTenna
        web link


      Hashable
        web link


      HeyZap
        web link


      Indeed
        web link


      Kickstarter
        web link


      Kik
        web link


      Kitchensurfing
        web link


      Koko
        web link


      Meetup
        web link


      Modern Fertility
        web link


      MongoDB
        web link


      Nurx
        web link


      Oddcast
        web link


      Pollenware (C2FO)
        web link


      Quizlet
        web link


      RealtyShares
        web link


      Return Path
        web link


      Science Exchange
        web link


      Shapeways
        web link


      Shippo
        web link


      SideCar Technologies
        web link


      Sift Science
        web link


      SigFig
        web link


      Simulmedia
        web link


      Skillshare
        web link


      SoundCloud
        web link


      Splice
        web link


      Stack Exchange
        web link


      Stash
        web link


      Targetspot
        web link


      Tasty Labs
        web link


      Tumblr
        web link


      Twilio
        web link


      Twitter
        web link


      Upgrade
        web link


      Veniam
        web link


      VHX
        web link


      Wattpad


      Work Market
        web link


      YieldMo
        web link


      YouNow
        web link


      Zemanta
        web link


      Zynga
        web link


     

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