Chad Herrin joins Aspect Ventures’ investment team

By Kaitlyn Landgraf Bartley — 1 week ago

Aspect Ventures announced that technology investor and software executive Chad Herrin has joined the San Francisco and Palo Alto-based firm, according to a press release. Herrin will serve on the firm’s investment team and advise Aspect’s portfolio companies, focusing on enterprise software and cloud-based services investing.

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LRI Vision Partners targets $50 mln first fund

By Kaitlyn Landgraf Bartley — 2 weeks ago

LRI Vision Partners is raising a first fund targeted at $50 million, according to a regulatory filing. The firm, which does not appear to have a website, is led by Andy Liu, Pingle Reddy, and Ahmad Imam and is based in Seattle, according to the filing. The minimum investment accepted is $50,000, and the filing lists no investors.

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Tom Ingersoll joins Space Capital Partners, which is targeting $50 mln for first venture fund

By Kaitlyn Landgraf Bartley — 4 weeks ago

Space Capital Partners has raised $5.7 million of a targeted $50 million for its inaugural venture fund, according to a regulatory filing. The New York firm invests in the commercial space industry, according to its website, and is led by Chad Anderson and Joseph Landon. The filing also lists Tom Ingersoll as a general partner, and he confirmed his new role to VCJ. Thus far, 16 investors have committed to the fund, according to the filing.

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Ulu Ventures nears $50 mln target

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 month ago

Palo Alto, California-based Ulu Ventures has raised $41.075 million toward a $50 million target for its second fund, according to a regulatory filing. The firm has raised commitments from 58 investors, the filing shows. The firm is led by husband-and-wife Managing Directors Miriam Rivera and Clint Korver.

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Flying Fish raises $2.5 mln for its coffers

By Alastair Goldfisher — 1 month ago

Seattle-based Flying Fish Venture Partners has raised $2.5 million for its inaugural fund, Flying Fish Fund I, according to a regulatory filing. The target fund size is not known, but the firm raised the commitments from 13 investors, according to the reg filing. The firm, founded by a team of Seattle angel investors, invests in Pacific Northwest startups in cloud computing, artificial intelligence, speech and natural language, machine learning and Internet of Things, according to its website. The listed partners are Geoff Harris, Heather Redman and Frank Chang.

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