VC  Upslope Ventures

     Office Locations:

1062 Delaware Street
Denver, CO 80204



  • Early



  • Electronics & Advanced Materials
  • Financial Services
  • Information Technology
  • Medical Device
  • Software & Internet



    Formerly Galvanize Ventures, Upslope Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund that invests in startups across the country. The firm invests in all catagories, some of which are: SaaS, Hardware/IOT, Mobile, AI, Consumer, E-Commerce, Content, FinTech, Aerospace, Marketplace, AdTech, Robotics, Medical Device, Virtual Reality, and Data Science. Investments are geographically varied, hailing from Austin, Boulder, Boston, Denver, Los Angels, New York, Ontario, Portland, San Francisco, and Seattle. Upslope Ventures has investments in over 60 firms.

    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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    Kate Shillo Beardsley Managing Director
    Lawrence Mandes General Partner


    Portfolio companies include:

      Cloud Elements
        web link


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