Author Archives: Jaclyn Hester

Our Investment in Hustle Fund

We’re pleased to announce our recent investment in Hustle Fund II. Based in San Francisco and Singapore, Hustle Fund is a pre-seed and seed-stage venture fund that invests in and supports software-enabled businesses across North America and Southeast Asia. The fund is managed by co-founders Elizabeth Yin, Eric Bahn, and Shiyan Koh. Hustle Fund focuses […]

Our Investment in Avid Ventures

We are pleased to announce our investment in Avid Ventures Fund I, the debut fund of emerging manager Addie Lerner. Based in New York, Avid backs exceptional founders at the Series A and B stages building transformative technology companies. Avid takes a hands-on approach to help  founders evolve early-stage companies into proven growth businesses with […]

Our Investment in Gig Wage

We are pleased to announce our investment in Gig Wage’s Series A financing. We invested alongside Green Dot (NYSE: GDOT), Continental Investors, our friends at Revolution’s Rise of the Rest Seed Fund, and our partner fund, Techstars Ventures. Based in Dallas, TX, and founded by Craig J. Lewis, Gig Wage is building financial infrastructure to […]

Our Investment in Elevate Security

We are pleased to announce our recent investment in Elevate Security. We invested alongside our partner fund, Costanoa Ventures, and our friends at Defy. Based in Berkeley, California, Elevate is a human risk management platform for the enterprise. It empowers CISOs and their teams to leverage powerful, data-driven insights to influence employees to make better […]

Our Investment in Meru Health

We are pleased to announce our investment in Meru Health. We led the Series A financing alongside our partner fund, Freestyle, who led the company’s previous financing. We were joined by Bold Capital Partners and Slack Fund, and existing investor, Y Combinator, among others. Based in Helsinki, Finland, and San Mateo, California, Meru offers a […]