Astia is transforming the way businesses are funded in the here and now, providing capital, connections, and guidance that fuel the growth of highly innovative, women-led ventures around the globe.
The Band of Angels is Silicon Valley's oldest seed funding organization. We are a formal group of more than 150 former and current high tech executives who are interested in investing their time and money into new, cutting edge, startup companies. We've seeded over 277 companies in our history with 61 profitable M&A exits and 11 IPOs. Band members have founded companies such as Symantec, Logitech, and National Semiconductor and been senior executives at the likes of Sun Microsystems, Hewlett Packard, and Intuit.
The Central Valley Angel Group, located in Fresno, CA, was formed in September 2015. The group was formed by residents of the area who are interested in improving the local economy by providing capital to early stage companies. The group is structured as a member-managed fund, with members pooling capital and making investment decisions together.
Gaingels is a profits-focused, mission based affinity organization which leverages investment in companies worldwide that have at least one LGBT founder, senior C-level executive, or board member.
Golden Seeds is an investment firm dedicated to pursuing market returns through the empowerment of women entrepreneurs and the people who invest in them. The group was founded in 2005 and is headquartered in New York City, with active chapters in Atlanta, Boston, Dallas, Houston, and Silicon Valley – and active members throughout the country. Golden Seeds’ Angel Network has grown to become one of the largest in the country with over 275 members nationwide.
HealthTech Capital is a group of private investors dedicated to funding and mentoring new “HealthTech” start ups at the intersection of healthcare and the computer/consumer electronic world. We also organize the HealthTech Conference in the fall on how to build Healthtech and Digital Health companies.
Hera Angels is an all-woman angel group in San Diego whose mission is to grow the number of woman angel investors and fund more female entrepreneurs.
Keiretsu Forum Southern California, LLC, is a region within he world’s largest by-invitation angel investor network of capital, resources and deal flow with 53 chapters on 4 continents. Our region includes the chapters of Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, and Ventura County.
The first Angel Fund in Bakersfield, CA. KVG provides the necessary seed/startup funding for new promising California ventures.
Life Science Angels is the nation's premier healthcare-focused angel investment organization. We have established two separate committees to review medical technology and biotechnology investment opportunities. The investment committees select the companies to present to our broader membership based on a rigorous due diligence process. Members make their own investment decisions, but the investments are made through a single LLC. Typical investments range from $200-$600k, with syndicated financings ranging to $2-3M.