VC  White Road Investments

     Office Locations:

Emeryville, CA



  • Early
  • Growth



  • Consumer Products & Services



    White Road Investments is based in Emeryville, CA and was founded by Gary Erickson - owner of Clif Bar & Company. White Road seeks out and invests in healthy, active lifestyle brands including Big Tree Farms, Public Bikes, Honest Kitchen, Guayaki and Wild Planet Foods. White Road's five aspirations in investments are centered around the planet, people, community, business, and brands. The firm seeks out partners that are intensely product focused, mission driven and between $1 million to $20 million in revenue. White Road will invest from $750,000 to $2 million in equity to enable growth.

    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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    Deven Clemens Managing Partner
    John Anthony Director
    Rich Boragno Partner


    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):







      Milk Stork





    Portfolio companies include:

      Big Tree Farms
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      Clif Bar & Company
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      Honest Kitchen
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      Milk Stork
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      Public Bikes
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      Wild Planet Foods
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