RRE Ventures

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

RRE invests in early-stage, category-defining startups across all sectors and across the country.

Based in New York City since 1994, RRE is deeply entwined with the city’s startups and enterprises as a wave of technological transformation shapes the future of both. We partner with the entrepreneurs driving these massive changes, putting our expertise, networks and decades of experience to work helping founders navigate the challenges of building a category-defining business. We’re committed to backing founders and their visions through the highs and lows of their entrepreneurial journeys, and we throw our weight behind founders during their company’s most impactful moments.

Current areas of focus include enterprise software, consumer, fintech, media, real estate tech, robotics, healthcare, new space, and more. Notable exits include Business Insider, Wisdom Tree, Managed by Q, Makerbot, Vine, Concur, Proofpoint, Watchguard, and Whiptail. Notable current companies include Buzzfeed, Venmo, BARK, Camp, Datadog, Clearpath Robotics, Olo, and GIPHY.

Over the past quarter-century, RRE has raised ~$2B across nine total funds, investing in over 400 companies in 26 states and establishing RRE as one of NYC’s oldest, largest, and most active venture capital firms.

FOUNDED
1994
MODEL PREFERENCE
B2B, B2B2C, B2C
COMMITTED CAPITAL
$2,000,000,000
TOTAL FUNDS RAISED
9
INVESTOR TYPE
Venture Capital
OFFERING PREFERENCE
Hardware, Software
SECTORS
Consumer Enterprise Fintech Healthcare Media Real Estate Robotics

Team

RRE Ventures
James Robinson III
General Partner
RRE Ventures
James Robinson
General Partner
RRE Ventures
Stuart Ellman
General Partner

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Nanit
Active
Hardware, Software
B2C
$49 M
8

Exited Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Investment Rounds History

Startup

Date Announced

Amount Raised

Funding Round

May 2020
$21 million
Series C
May 2018
$14 million
Series B
May 2017
$8.5 million
Series A
June 2016
$5.5 million
Seed

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