Upfront Ventures

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

Upfront Ventures is the largest and longest-serving venture capital fund in Los Angeles having invested more than $1 billion since 1996 in technology based companies such as Maker Studios, TrueCar and Overture. While Upfront is a national investment firm, we invest about 50% of our capital in Southern California-based technology companies from San Diego to Santa Barbara.

FOUNDED
1996
INVESTOR TYPE
Venture Capital

Team

Upfront Ventures
Mark Suster
General Partner

Active Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Nanit
Active
Hardware, Software
B2C
$49 M
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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

In The News

CONTACT

1314 7th Street, Suite 600 Santa Monica United States