Ex-Shepherd GP’s Cure8 Ventures raises $2.6 mln toward VC fund

Cure8 Ventures has raised $2.6 million toward a venture-capital fund, according to a filing with the SEC.

The St. Louis-based early-stage firm focused on food, wellness and health investing did not list a fund target. It is managed by Tom Siegel, formerly a managing director at Shepherd Ventures, and Justin Siegel, president of Deli Star Corp.

The filing is available here.