Jason Allen Joins MassVentures as Vice President MassVentures is pleased to announce that Jason Allen has joined MassVentures as a Vice President. In this role, Allen will source and execute new investment opportunities, manage investments in portfolio companies, and engage with the Massachusetts entrepreneurial and innovation community. “We are delighted that Jason Allen is […]
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We are saddened to share that our friend & former president, Robert Crowley, passed away last week. Bob was an essential part of MassVentures, from its inception in 1978 as MDTC, until his retirement in 2011. We honor and celebrate his lifetime of contributions to the Massachusetts business community. He will be greatly missed. Please […]
2018 Summer Newsletter New investments: Spiro Technologies, Armored Things, FairMarkIT, and 20 START companies and more…
Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Housing and Economic Development FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Colleen Arons (HED) – firstname.lastname@example.org Kate Anderson (MassVentures) – email@example.com – Follow us on Twitter – Baker-Polito Administration Announces $3.4 Million to Spur Technology Development in Massachusetts MassVentures START Program, in partnership with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, awards grants to […]
Request for Proposals For MassVentures START (SBIR TARgeted Technologies) Program Stage I Grants February 1, 2018 MassVentures hereby invites all Massachusetts companies that meet the eligibility criteria set forth below to submit applications to its START program for Stage I grants. What is START? START is a program funded by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to assist […]
The 2018 MassVentures START program: Up to $3 million in funding available for MA SBIR Phase II companies Join the growing ranks of successful Massachusetts companies who are a part of the START program. Past winners include Ginkgo Bioworks, Clear Motion (Levant Power), Boston Engineering, and Artaic. Full list here. The RFP will be posted February 1 on the MassVentures websiteand applications are due March 1. […]
Please see Spiro’s press release below. Spiro Technologies Raises $3M Investment Lead by Geekdom Fund for Proactive CRM powered by Artificial Intelligence Boston, MA, October 9, 2017 Spiro Technologies, the provider of the first Proactive CRM, announced today a $3 million Series Seed funding led by Geekdom Fund with participation by MassVentures, Hyperplane Venture […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 25, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson (617) 773-4842, firstname.lastname@example.org MassVentures Announces $3.4 million in 2017 START Program Funding Partnership with the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center expands awards to additional cutting-edge Massachusetts companies Boston – MassVentures today announced the 2017 START (SBIR Targeted Technologies) program winners. Each START winner will receive a grant to help […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE; May 16, 2017 CONTACT: Kate Anderson, email@example.com//617.773.4842 Inaugural MassVentures $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum MassVentures and the UMass Lowell Office of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development will host a gathering of entrepreneurs, business leaders, faculty, students and other members of the innovation ecosystem from across the Merrimack Valley The event begins with the Technology […]
Please join MassVentures and the UMass Lowell Office of Entrepreneurship & Economic Development for a gathering of entrepreneurs, business leaders, faculty, students and other members of the innovation ecosystem from across the Merrimack Valley. Inaugural MV $5K Business Pitch Competition & Community Forum Thursday May 18, 2017 10:00 am – 1:30 pm The UMass Lowell Innovation Hub […]
Our Investment Focus
MassVentures is a venture capital firm focused on fueling the Massachusetts innovation economy by funding early-stage, high-growth Massachusetts startups as they move from concept to commercialization.
MassVentures focuses on Series A investments and considers occasional and opportunistic seed rounds. We provide capital for first-time CEOs and/or founders and consider industry segments not adequately served by the venture community.
Our track record of success combined with our expertise, contacts and support for entrepreneurs makes MassVentures an attractive venture partner for early-stage companies in Massachusetts.
- MassVentures welcomes Jason Allen @jcallen2021 to the team! Read more about Jason here: https://t.co/spqfnMWiur 1 day ago
- RT @WE_BOS: .@TCNupdate & @ShoobxInc are hosting a FREE workshop for women entrepreneurs to learn how to raise a seed round thi… https://t.co/GoRJN4nvfA 5 days ago
- RT @TCNupdate: #WEBOSWeek | Oct 18 | Raising A Seed Round: Creating a Fundraising Strategy for Female Founders @CooleyLLP |… https://t.co/7NUcAIH2sZ 2 weeks ago
- Congratulations to @MTPV_Power_Corp (2017 MV START winner) - great news!!! https://t.co/oprrTkjtEM 2 weeks ago