50 Women VCs and Angel Investors (list) – “More female venture capitalists is directly correlated with more female founders getting funding,” said Gillian Muessig, the Moz co-founder who is CEO of Seattle-based Outlines Venture Group and founder of Sybilla Masters Fund. “I believe there is not only correlation, but causation. This is exciting for female founders and for the world at large.”
Alliance of Angels – A group of 140 active angel investors. Each year, we invest $10M into 20 startups and provide mentorship to help them succeed. They typically invest across hardware, information technology, life sciences and consumer companies.
AoA Office Hours
Receive friendly feedback on your business and get any fundraising questions you may have answered by an angel investor during these thirty minute 1:1 sessions. Sign up for a time slot at the location most convenient for you – ExtraSlice, Galvanize, Startup Hall or WeWork South Lake Union.
Angels, Pitches and Beer – This group is designed to hold meetups so entrepreneurs can meet Angel Investors and have a chance to pitch their company. Designed to reduce the inefficiencies with multiple pitches and running around town trying to get introductions to Angel Investors.
Element 8 (E8) – E8 members, whether seasoned or new investors, gain access to quality deal flow and the tools for successful investing. Cooperative due diligence, a powerful business network, and relevant, timely education allow our members to build a unique and diverse portfolio to match their interests and to balance their goals for environmental and financial returns.
Founders Co-op – An early-stage venture fund built by founders, for founders helping the best entrepreneurs in Cascadia build companies that change the world.
Gary Rubens – Gary is a Serial Entrepreneur, Start-Up Investor, Philanthropist and Real Estate Developer based in the Seattle area. Since 2014, Gary has over $17M invested in over 80 companies ranging from Wearable Technology to Cosmetics.
Keiretsu Forum – The World’s Largest Angel Investor Network (Seattle, Kirkland, Tacoma)
Minimum Fundable Company Test – 20-question test asks questions related to everything from market validation to gross margin percentages, with five areas of focus: Startup Viability, Business Model, Market Strategy, Management, and The Deal.
Portfolia – Lets entrepreneurs profile their companies to investors globally and streamlines the fundraising process. Portfolia welcomes innovative companies in the conceptual through growth stages, especially those where a national base of sophisticated and connected investors can impact success and build markets. We help older women entrepreneurs, with an Active Aging Fund aimed at backing companies with founders over the age of 50, and the Rising Tide Fund, which makes early-stage investments in businesses run by underrepresented groups, especially women.
Puget Sound Venture Club – A small, focused community of accredited investors who represent themselves or their organizations while providing access to the experience and insight of other investor members.
Seachange Fund – We debuted a leading-edge investment model aiming to bring a professional dimension to the startup investing process. We leverage the intelligence and experience of our investors into a disciplined and thoughtful evaluation process which leads to well-considered investments in dynamic companies.
Seattle Angel Conference – Engage with entrepreneurs and investors as they explore the details of the conference investment. At the end of the day one of the teams will get selected for a $150K+ investment.
Seattle Angel Fund – A collaborative and interactive, member-directed investment fund focusing on Pacific Northwest start-up and early-stage, growth-oriented businesses.
Swan Venture Fund – a group of operators and industry experts. Our expertise ranges from product development work, to large company acquisitions, to business development, and to almost every aspect of a business as it grows. This fund will be investing in 10-15 companies from June 2015 to December 2016. We lead in angel seed rounds (the first $500k-$1.5M).
TiE Angel Group Seattle (TAGS) – Providing strategic early stage investment and support, by leveraging the invaluable experience and network of TiE Charter Members.
WINGS – A non-profit angel network that facilitates seed and early stage investments for medical technology companies in Washington State.
WTIA Startup Club Investors and Sources of Capital – Discover all of the Seattle area investment sources the Washington Technology Industry Association has rounded up for your funding through Angel, Seed, Series A, Series B, Series C, Grants and Impact Investing, Alternative Funding and Debt sources.