Investments

Active

2014

Pet Desk

Our mission is to improve pet health by helping pet parents stay current and pet care providers stay connected. We support local pet care businesses, conscientious pet parents, and all of those amazing animal companions.

Our vision is to generate 10 million additional years of pet life over the next ten years and have the data to prove it.

Website

2014

Saambaa

We’re making it easier to discover great local events and activities. Event discovery is fragmented city by city, and the content is often littered with less than desirable offerings.

Our overarching goal is to help people uncover the best things to do without needing to search for them. We believe this information should be delivered to you – wherever you are – every day.

Website

2012

Liquid Grids

Our vision is to be the leader of Social Health Intelligence by providing the most advanced and predictive intelligence about healthcare consumers available. To provide groundbreaking, disruptive marketing strategies that change the way the industry interacts with online health communities.

Our mission is to enable the healthcare industry to engage with consumers online, motivate them to adopt healthier lifestyles and more effectively manage chronic illnesses, resulting in better health outcomes and significant cost savings to the system.

Website

2012

XY - The Persistant Company

XY - The Persistent Company, founded in 2012, has consistently been creating software and location-data devices to build a global data network. We focus on a person's relationship to the physical world through multiple virtual realties, whether they are smartphones, Internet of Things devices, Blockchain ledgers, or something more.

Website

Inactive

2014

Chatmeter

Chatmeter was founded by Collin Holmes in 2009 as a solution to local search marketing. What started as monthly email reports aimed to help small businesses, has grown to a full-blown all-in-one local SEO software for multi-location brands and agencies. Chatmeter has been a leader in all things local since its inception, from listing management to online reputation, to social media and so much more, we’re proud to be partnering with some of the largest enterprise brands and agencies in North America.

Result: Exited 2019

Website

2008

Yontoo Technology

Yontoo adds a virtual graphic layer over any existing web page. PageRage adds Facebook layouts to your Facebook profile. Yontoo is a browser add-on that horizontally crosses the internet rather than the standard vertical website archive. The Software is free to use and supported by various types of advertising.

Result: Exited 2015

2006

Hekko Education

A comprehensive online learning system provider, has created a new web-based, education program that complements a school's kindergarten curriculum and extends it into the home. Cleverly designed as an adventure epic, HEKKO's Learning System, which is free to schools, is designed to draw the child into a storyline that evolves with the student. As a result, HEKKO can equip educators appropriately and involve parents in their child's education process, inspiring participating children to excel in school.

Result: Hekko closed in 2009

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