Acre Venture Partners

840 Leonard Road, Los Angeles 90049

acre.vc

Preferred Industry:

Food

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executive:

Gareth Asten, Partner

hello@acre.vc

Alpha Edison

1025 Westwood Blvd., Floor 2, Los Angeles 90024

alphaedison.com

Preferred Industry:

Technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A and B

Top Local Executives:

Nick Grouf, Managing Partner

Nate Redmond, Managing Partner

310-658-8500

Amplify

1600 Main St., Venice 90291

amplify.la

Preferred Industries:

Internet, digital media, mobile, e-commerce, gaming, software

Preferred Financial Stage:

Preseed, seed, early

Top Local Executive:

Paul Bricault, Managing Partner

424-261-2676

Angeleno Group

2029 Century Park East, Suite 2980, Los Angeles 90067

angelenogroup.com

Preferred Industries:

Clean energy, power and natural resources

Preferred Financial Stage:

Growth equity

Top Local Executives:

Yaniv Tepper, Managing Partner

Daniel Weiss, Managing Partner

310-552-2790

Anthem Venture Partners

225 Arizona Ave., Suite 200, Santa Monica 90401

anthemvp.com

Preferred Industries:

Internet, media, software, semiconductors

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, early

Top Local Executives:

Bill Woodward, Partner

Samit Varma, Partner

Claudia Llanos, CPA, Partner/CFO

310-899-6225

Arcturus Capital

199 S. Los Robles Ave., Suite 535, Pasadena 91101

arcturusvc.com

Preferred Industries:

Optics, wireless, information technology, software, internet, biotechnology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executives:

Donald Hall, Managing Director

Stevan Birnbaum, Managing Director

Stephen Watkins, Managing Director

626-578-5700

Arena Ventures

1720 Abbot Kinney Blvd., Venice 90291

arenavc.com

Preferred Industries:

Health, finance

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series B or later

Top Local Executives:

Paige Craig, Managing Partner

Jeff Lo, Managing Partner

info@arenavc.com

B Capital Group

1240 Rosecrans Ave., Sixth Floor, Manhattan Beach 90266

bcapgroup.com

Preferred Industries:

Consumer, financial, health, travel

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executive:

Raj Ganguly, Managing Partner

310-698-1270

BAM Ventures

10866 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles 90024

bam.vc

Preferred Industry:

Ecommerce

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, preseed

Top Local Executives:

Brian Lee, Co-Founder, Managing Director

Richard Jun, Co-Founder, Managing Director

info@bam.vc

Baroda Ventures

245 S. Beverly Drive, Beverly Hills 90212

barodaventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Information technology, internet, e-commerce

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, early stage

Top Local Executives:

David Bohnett, Founder

Peter Lee, Managing Partner

310-276-0005

Bonfire Ventures

725 Arizona Ave., Suite 400, Santa Monica 90401

bonfirevc.com

Preferred Industries:

Software, HR tech, security, logistics, marketing technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Institutional, seed

Top Local Executives:

Jim Andelman, Managing Partner

Mark Mullen, Managing Partner

310-579-6782

Calibrate Ventures

130 W. Union St., Pasadena 91103

calibratevc.com

Preferred Industries:

Commerce, enterprise, connected platforms

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executives:

Jason Schoettler, Partner (right)

Kevin Dunlap, Partner (left)

California Technology Ventures

670 N. Rosemead, Suite 201, Pasadena 91107

ctventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Information technology, life science

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executives:

Alex Suh, Founding Managing Director

William Hanna, Managing Director

626-351-3700

Canyon Creek Capital

1134 11th St., Suite 101

Santa Monica 90403

canyoncreekcapital.com

Preferred Industries:

Technology, automation, AI, augmented reality

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, series A

Top Local Executive:

Buck Jordan, Managing Partner

818-522-7480

Clearstone Venture Partners

725 Arizona Ave., Suite 304, Santa Monica 90401

clearstone.com

Preferred Industry:

Technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executive:

Bill Elkus, Managing Director

310-460-7900

Core Innovation Capital

1680 Vine St., Suite 606, Los Angeles 90028

corevc.com

Preferred Industries:

Financial services, payments, specialty credit, future of work, health care, insuretech

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A, seed, growth

Top Local Executives:

Arjan Schutte, Managing Partner

Kathleen Utecht, Managing Partner

323-951-1505

Creative Artists Agency

2000 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles 90067

caaventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Digital media, social, ecommerce, content, gaming

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A

Top Local Executive:

Michael Yanover, Head of Business Development

424-288-2000

CrossCut Ventures

3110 Main St., PH, Santa Monica 90405

crosscut.vc

Preferred Industries:

Consumer internet, enterprise software and gaming

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, series A

Top Local Executives:

Brian Garrett, Managing Director

Brett Brewer, Managing Director

Clinton Foy, Managing Director

Rick Smith, Managing Director

310-450-2924

Draper Frontier

100 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica 90401

draperfrontier.com

Preferred Industry:

Mobile-driven technologies

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, early

Top Local Executives:

David Cremin, Managing Partner

Scott Lenet, Managing Partner

424-354-2244

Embark Ventures

610 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 226, Santa Monica 90401

embark.vc

Preferred Industries:

Cybersecurity, robotics/AI/ML, health technology, advanced manufacturing and materials

Preferred Financial Stage:

Preseed, seed

Top Local Executives:

Peter Lee, Managing Partner

Yipeng Zhao, Managing Partner

Fifth Wall Ventures

13160 Mindanao Way, Suite 100B, Marina del Rey 90292

fifthwall.vc

Preferred Industries:

Technology, real estate

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executives:

Brad Greiwe, Managing Partner

Brendan Wallace, Managing Partner

Fika Ventures

1950 Sawtelle Blvd., Suite 183, Los Angeles 90025

fika.vc

Preferred Industries:

Enterprise software, fintech, marketplaces, digital health

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed

Top Local Executives:

TX Zhuo, General Partner

Eva Ho, General Partner

info@fika.vc

Greycroft

1375 E. 6th St., Unit 1, Los Angeles 90021

greycroft.com

Preferred Industries:

Digital media, ecommerce, advertising technology, software, gaming, fintech

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early, growth

Top Local Executive:

Dana Settle, Partner

Ian Sigalow, Partner

213-896-7126

Kairos Ventures

9440 S. Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 710, Beverly Hills 90210

kairosventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Biotechnology, health care

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A

Top Local Executive:

Jim Demetriades, Managing Partner

310-271-1866

Mac Venture Capital

6255 Sunset Blvd., Suite 1060, Los Angeles 90028

macventurecapital.com

Preferred Industries:

Media, education, commerce, fintech, food

Preferred Financial Stage:

Preseed, seed

Top Local Executives:

Marlon Nichols, Managing General Partner

Adrian Fenty, Managing General Partner

212-960-3948

March Capital Partners

725 Arizona Ave., Suite 304, Santa Monica 90401

marchcp.com

Preferred Industry:

Technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executives:

Jamie Montgomery, Managing Director

Sumant Mandal, Managing Director

Jim Armstrong, Managing Director

Gregory Milken, Managing Director

310-460-7900

Mucker Capital

202 Bicknell Ave., Santa Monica 90405

muckercapital.com

Preferred Industries:

Internet, software

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed and preseed

Top Local Executive:

Erik Rannala, Partner

William Hsu, Partner

Omar Hamoui, Partner

muckercapital.com

Omninet Capital

9420 Wilshire Blvd., Fourth Floor, Beverly Hills 90212

omninet.com

Preferred Industries:

Mobile applications, content, community, commerce, medical innovations

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A and B

Top Local Executive:

Neil Kadisha, CEO

310-300-4100

Palisades Growth Capital

11726 San Vicente Blvd., Suite 450, Los Angeles 90049

palisadesgrowth.com

Preferred Industries:

Software, mobile, technology-enabled businesses

Preferred Financial Stage:

Growth

Top Local Executives:

Paul D’Addario, Partner and Co-Founder

Anders Richardson, Partner and Co-Founder

310-571-6214

Plus Capital

13274 Fiji Way, Suite 350, Marina del Rey 90292

pluscapital.com

Preferred Industries:

Consumer, digital media, food and beverage, health and wellness

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A-G

Top Local Executives:

Adam Lilling, Managing Director

Amanda Groves, Partner

310-577-6700

Powerplant Ventures

832 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach 90254

powerplantvc.com

Preferred Industries:

Consumer products, food technology, agriculture technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, series A, series B

Top Local Executives:

Kevin Boylan, Partner

Dan Gluck, Partner

T.K. Pillan, Partner

Mark Rampolla, Partner

info@powerplantvc.com

Pritzker Group Venture Capital

11150 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 1500, Los Angeles 90025

pritzkergroup.com

Preferred Industries:

Enterprise software, consumer internet, health care IT, emerging tech

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early and growth

Top Local Executive:

tony Pritzker, Founder

J.B. Pritzker, Founder

Chris girgenti, Managing Partner

310-575-9400

Shea Ventures

655 Brea Canyon Rd., Walnut 91789

sheaventures.com

Preferred Industry:

Technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executive:

John Morrissey, Managing Partner

909-594-9500

Sound Ventures

9350 Civic Center Drive, Beverly Hills 90210

sound-ventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Technology, entertainment

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executives:

Ashton Kutcher, Principal

Guy Oseary, Principal

info@sound-ventures.com

Steamboat Ventures

801 N. Brand Blvd., Suite 665, Glendale 91203

steamboatvc.com

Preferred Industries:

Information technology, media, software technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early to mid-stage

Top Local Executive:

John Ball, Founder, Managing Director

818-858-1890

Struck Capital

2908 Colorado Ave., Santa Monica 90404

struckcapital.com

Preferred Industries:

Technology, software, finance, virtual reality

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, series A, series B

Top Local Executive:

Adam Struck, General Partner

Summation Health Ventures

320 Golden Shore Ave., Suite 120, Long Beach 90802

shv.io

Preferred Industry:

Health care

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A and B

Top Local Executive:

Brant Heise, Senior Managing Director

562-432-0051

TenOneTen Ventures

8163 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles 90046

tenoneten.net

Preferred Industries:

Data, mobile, enterprise, AI, machine learning, internet

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed

Top Local Executive:

David Waxman, Managing Partner

Gil Elbaz, Managing Partner

Tiller Partners

10877 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1605, Los Angeles 90024

tillerpartnersllc.com

Preferred Industries:

Health, food, consumer, technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executive:

Csaba Konkoly, General Partner

info@tillerpartnersllc.com

Touchdown Ventures

10250 Constellation Blvd., Suite 100, Los Angeles 90067

touchdownvc.com

Preferred Industry:

Industry agnostic

Preferred Financial Stage:

All

Top Local Executive:

Scott Lenet, Founder, President

David Horowitz, Founder, CEO

Rich Grant, Founder, Managing Director

info@touchdownvc.com

TYLT Ventures

1158 26th St., Suite 325, Santa Monica 90403

tyltventures.com

Preferred Industries:

Consumer, ecommerce, food, fintech, AI, dental, hardware

Preferred Financial Stage:

Late seed

Top Local Executives:

Rami Rostami, Managing Member

Gerard Casale, Managing Member

310-434-1921

United Talent Agency

9336 Civic Center Drive, Beverly Hills 90210

unitedtalent.com

Preferred Industry:

Entertainment

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed, series A/B

Top Local Executive:

Sam Wick, Head of Ventures

310-273-6700

Upfront Ventures

1314 7th St., Suite 600, Santa Monica 90401

upfront.com

Preferred Industries:

Commerce, technology marketplaces, digital media, software, mobile

Preferred Financial Stage:

Seed and series A

Top Local Executives:

Yves Sisteron, Managing Partner

Mark Suster, Managing Partner

310-785-5100

Wavemaker Partners

1438 9th St., Santa Monica 90401

wavemaker.vc

Preferred Industries:

Mobile, software, internet

Preferred Financial Stage:

Late seed, early series A

Top Local Executive:

Eric Manlunas, Founder, Managing Partner

Buck Jordan, Managing Partner

310-861-2103

WME Ventures

9601 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills 90210

wmeentertainment.com

Preferred Industries:

Media, entertainment

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executives:

Patrick Whitesell, Co-CEO

Ariel Emanuel, Co-CEO

310-285-9000

Women’s Venture Capital Fund

811 Wilshire Blvd., 17th Floor, Los Angeles 10017

womensvcfund.com

Preferred Industries:

Consumer internet, enterprise SaaS, education technology

Preferred Financial Stage:

Series A

Top Local Executive:

Edith Dorsen, Founder, Managing Director

503-227-5748

Zuma Ventures

1411 5th St., Suite 305, Santa Monica 90401

zumavc.com

Preferred Industry:

Software

Preferred Financial Stage:

Early

Top Local Executive:

David Carter, CEO

contactus@zumavc.com

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