Fueling Innovation in Massachusetts for over 40 years
Founded in 1978, MassVentures is one of the oldest and longest running venture capital firms in the world. We provide equity financing to early stage startups and grant funding to SBIR/STTR Phase II funded entities located in Massachusetts. We reinvest the profits from our venture investments as an evergreen fund and align with entrepreneurs for long term success.
“MassVentures is building a collaborative ecosystem of entrepreneurs in Boston and beyond. Each of our success is made more likely with the success of others in our community. Armored Things is proud to be a part of this group!”
Founder and CEO, Armored Things
“We’ve worked closely with the companies that go through the MassVentures program. We found that those companies are at a critical stage for growth and MassVentures is one of the very few resources that can help transition those companies.”
Director, The Capital Network
Innovation Economy Survey Results
MassVentures conducted a survey of the innovation economy in Massachusetts in late 2018. The innovation economy is improving, but gaps remain for first time founders, underrepresented entrepreneurs, and companies based outside Rt. 128