New $5 million fund capitalized by MassDevelopment to spur early-stage, technology-driven companies BOSTON, MA, June 14, 2012 – MTDC, the venture capital arm of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, announced today that it is now operating under a new name, MassVentures, to support the formation and fuel the growth of innovative technology-driven companies in Massachusetts. This […]
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Last night MassVentures portfolio company, uTest, was named a 2012 Innovator of the Year by the Smaller Business Association of New England (SBANE). More from CEO, Doron Reuveni, on his blog here.
New $6 million state fund supports small business growth and provides extension of MTDC funding March 23, 2012, Boston, MA – The Patrick-Murray Administration, along with Massachusetts Technology Development Corp. (MTDC), announced today the launch of the START program to help fuel the Massachusetts innovation economy. START is a $6 million initiative that will help growing companies commercialize technologies developed under the […]
MTDC and Governor Patrick Appoint Three New Board Members to Help Catalyze Innovation Economy February 1, 2012, Boston, MA – Governor Patrick recently appointed Anita Brearton, Jeremy Halpern and Kanasha Herbert to the Board of Directors of Massachusetts Technology Development Corporation (MTDC). All three bring extensive experience and expertise building great companies and supporting the entrepreneurial […]
MTDC looks towards future investments to support Massachusetts technology industry Boston, MA, June 4, 2012 – MTDC-backed Cambridge Viscosity (CVI) announced it has been acquired by PAC, a leading global provider of advanced analytical instruments for laboratories and online process applications. The acquisition of CVI will compliment PAC’s wide range of analytical resources for its […]
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.
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- RT @GlasswingVC: On the Move: @ArmoredThings names Julie Johnson as CEO. Armored Things backers include @glasswingvc, @inovia, and… https://t.co/rnVckYrFrD 1 month ago