• 1839 Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We invest in early and growth‐stage companies who may scale effectively, are apt to dominate a given market, and display an exit potential.

  • 2M

    Private Equity
    DFW

    2M Companies is the family office for the Morton H. Meyerson family. Broadly speaking, we source and manage investments across a variety of industries, incubate startup business ventures, and engage in philanthropic activities through The David Nathan Meyerson Foundation.

  • 7-Ventures

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    7-Ventures LLC is the 7-Eleven® corporate venturing arm focused on discovering, partnering and investing in startups that complement 7‑Eleven’s core value proposition of providing customers with convenience in their everyday lives. We are looking for equity and business partnerships that help reinvent retail, and we are willing to use our stores as a laboratory and instant feedback loop. 7-Ventures invests in early-stage food and beverage businesses as well as convenient services that help maintain the brand’s relevance with the ever-changing consumer.

  • Acacia Partners

    Private Equity

    Acacia Partners is a Texas-based private investment firm that invests primarily in family-owned and owner-operated companies seeking equity capital ranging from $15 million to $50 million. Acacia’s capital is sourced primarily from family offices and long-term oriented institutions that allow Acacia to have a different time horizon than traditional private equity.

  • Active Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We are founders and operators investing in today's entrepreneurs. We've designed Active Capital to lead seed rounds for B2B SaaS companies. We are based in Texas but will invest in founders across the U.S. We prefer companies that can get to market with very little capital and we believe we can best help founders once they start to grow.

  • Advantage Capital Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    At Advantage Capital, we’re looking for businesses that are ready for growth. We’re also looking for managers and owners who are passionate and have vision for their businesses. If you’re a leader with a desire for success, we want to help you. Businesses often struggle to grow because of “how things have always been done." That's why we're changing the financing models that have prevailed for decades. Through a combination of public-private partnerships, we provide access to flexible capital to facilitate growth for your business.

  • Aggie Angel Network

    Angel Group

    The Aggie Angel Network (AAN) is a not-for-profit corporation dedicated to providing quality early-stage investment opportunities for accredited angel investors, and to assisting early-stage high-growth potential technology companies with fundraising and advisory services.

  • Alamo Angels

    Angel Group

    The Alamo Angels are an exclusive group of business leaders and corporate sponsors who promote local business growth. Alamo Angels members identify and grow promising startup companies by providing financial investment, educational resources, and business services to entrepreneurs.

  • Align Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Headquartered in Cleveland and Dallas, Align Capital Partners is a $325 million, growth-oriented private equity firm that partners with business owners and management teams to create shared success. We bring experience and resources to help companies accelerate their growth, to the benefit of management, employees, and our investors. Align makes control investments in growth oriented, lower middle market specialty manufacturing, distribution, and business services companies. We have deep experience with these types of businesses, having completed more than 80 investments representing more than $5 billion of enterprise value since 2000.

  • Angel.co - Texas

    Angel Group
    DFW

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  • Arena Growth

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Arena Growth Partners is passionate about leadership. We partner with the leaders of early-stage growth businesses to help them successfully scale their enterprises and break through the growth ceiling.

  • Aristos Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    A Venture Capital Firm focusing on highly-capital-efficient technology companies in Texas. Aristos Ventures invests in highly-capital-efficient technology companies in Texas that need critical early capital in order to produce a product and generate revenue. The managers of the funds are seeking to build a diversified portfolio of companies, each capable of achieving a meaningful exit.

  • AT&T Ventures

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    AT&T has committed to investing up to $200 million in a venture capital fund as part of its ongoing effort to develop solutions to the toughest technology challenges. AT&T will work with Coral’s Communications Industry Platform (CIP) team to identify and invest in startup companies focused on connected services and platforms.

  • Athena Health

    Accelerator

    MDP Labs gives healthcare and technology entrepreneurs unrivaled exposure to athenahealth’s R&D teams, senior leadership, and a curated network of mentors. Join us to build the next game-changing innovation in health IT—and accelerate your path to an athenahealth partnership or investment.

  • ATP Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    ATP Fund – early-stage venture in transformative technologies. We recognize that seeing early signs of greatness is hard, and nobody’s cracked how to do it reliably. That said, there are a few things we do look for: certain qualities of a founding team, an early product, and the right moment in a company’s life. We also focus on investing in areas where we think we can be helpful.

  • ATX Seed Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    ATX Seed Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm specializing in Texas. Our investment focus is software, IoT, e-commerce and mobile applications. We are sourced and managed by a network of successful operators and proven executives.

  • Austin Foodshed Investors

    Seed-Venture Capital

    AFI's Mission is the increase the supply of good, clean, fair food, and the supply of individual impact investor opportunities by sourcing, creating, and investing in local sustainable food companies. We do this to enable Central Texas’ triple-bottom-line (planet, people, profit) entrepreneurs to create living wage jobs for respected workers; good, clean, and fair food within a robust regional food system; and progress toward stable climate, healthy soil, and humanely treated animals.

  • Baylor Angel Network

    Angel Group
    DFW

    The Baylor Angel Network (BAN) is an investor network providing early stage capital to strong entrepreneurial teams with developed products or services and early customer traction. We are constantly screening deals and seeking to add engaged members to our organization. BAN is part of Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business and operates at the discretion of Dr. Terry Maness, dean of The Hankamer School of Business.

  • Bios Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Bios Partners Is A Venture Capital Firm Based In Dallas-Fort Worth Focused On Investment In Innovative early-stage and growth-stage biotech and medical device companies.

  • Blossom Street Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Blossom Street Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on companies with monthly revenue of $100,000+ and year-over-year growth of 50 percent+.  We'll invest anywhere in the U.S. or Canada, especially in markets most VC overlook, like the Midwest, Southeast, and Southwest.  We prefer leading Series A/B rounds, but can also help fill out or oversubscribe a larger round.  We'll look at traditional priced rounds, inside rounds, restructurings, secondaries, and down rounds.  

  • Blue Sage Capital

    Private Equity

    At Blue Sage, we seek to invest in growing, profitable middle-market companies with $3 million to $12 million in EBITDA and $20 million to $100 million in revenue.

  • Blue Star Accelerator

    Accelerator
    DFW

    Jerry Jones and family along with Dallas entrepreneur Robert Wechsler are looking to invest their time, expertise, network and connections, office space, and capital to a few best in class early to mid-stage companies in media, sports and entertainment.

  • Brand Foundry

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Brand Foundry is an early stage venture capital firm dedicated to accelerating the growth of emerging, innovative consumer-focused brands.

  • Build Sec Foundry

    Accelerator

    An incubator launching and scaling early-stage security product startups in San Antonio, TX.

  • BuildGroup

    Seed-Venture Capital

    BuildGroup is an operator-led company that invests in high-growth technology firms. BuildGroup was founded by an experienced group of entrepreneurs who want to help build emerging technology companies into category leaders.

  • Bunker Labs

    Accelerator

    Through local chapters across the U.S., Bunker Labs provides educational programming, access to resources, and a thriving local network to help military veterans and their spouses start and grow businesses. We work to Inspire, Educate, and Connect veterans with the right resources and people locally to be successful, while also providing national tools and resources like: Launch Lab Online or our Community Mobile App to support aspiring entrepreneurs where ever they may currently live or be stationed.

  • Capital Southwest

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Capital Southwest (NASDAQ: CSWC), is an internally-managed, credit-focused BDC that is an active capital provider to middle market companies across the capital structure.

  • CapStar Partners

    Private Equity

    Capstar Partners LLC is a private investment firm based in Austin. Capstar Partners participates in small and middle market buyouts, real estate development, and public investing.

  • Catalyze Dallas

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Catalyze Dallas is a venture development firm specializing in capitalization and commercialization of promising innovations sourced from some the world’s most respected defense and industrial companies. Creating value through the spin-out of intellectual property (including assets, manufacturing technology, and patents), Catalyze Dallas forms new companies purpose-built to target those assets into broad commercial markets.

  • CAVU

    Seed-Venture Capital

    A consumer-focused investment firm founded by operations to partner with operate, CAVU Venture Partners invests in passionate entrepreneurs with big ideas that change the cpg marketplace for the better.

  • Centennial Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Centennial Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in network companies and related enabling software and technology enterprises, with the potential to be market leaders. Our investment focus is on early and later-stage opportunities. Centennial Ventures VII, a $341 million partnership, is our most recent fund which is fully invested.

  • CenterGate Capital

    Private Equity

    CenterGate Capital is a private equity firm focused on improving and growing lower middle market companies. In order to realize their potential, these companies need flexible capital, strategic guidance, and strong management teams. We bring together a balance of transactional and operational experience along with a network of advisers and strategic relationships, which provide our portfolio companies with exceptional resources.

  • Central Texas Angel Network (CTAN) is the largest angel investing group in Texas, and the No. 1 most-active single-chapter group in the nation (2016 & 2015).

  • CIC Partners

    Private Equity
    DFW

    CIC Partners has invested in more than 40 companies with revenues of $10 million to $1 billion in industries including energy exploration, food, health care services, restaurants, and retail.

  • Climate Impact Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Climate Impact Capital invests in technologies and business models that can mitigate green house gas growth significantly in the next 20 years and allow humanity to adapt to the long-term impacts of climate change.

  • Clubhouse Investment Club

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Clubhouse Investment Group creates value by aggregating diverse audiences through leveraging the social footprint of select celebrities who have invested in opportunities. Its competitive advantage derives from its diversified mix of influencers in sports, entertainment and the arts.

  • We are a startup studio that creates new companies based on our own ideas as well as we partner with founders (domain-experts) of early-stage ventures. We use proven methodologies and roll up our sleeves, coach, mentor, and use years of our business and technical expertise to launch successful new companies.

  • Corsa Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Corsa Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm based in Austin, exploring opportunities in Texas and the U.S. Our team members have deep operational experience, extensive access to global networks, and strong ties to regional and national venture capital eco-systems. Our investment interest extends from technology companies leveraging software, social networks, and cloud data services to consumer companies developing brand-based products and services.

  • Cottonwood

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Cottonwood Venture Partners (CVP) is a Texas-based venture capital firm partnering with companies that provide digital solutions for the oil and gas industry. CVP invests in digital technology companies that have achieved early customer adoption and require capital to accelerate growth. CVP leverages its expertise and relationships in energy and technology to help drive growth at its portfolio companies.

  • Cowtown Angels

    Angel Group
    DFW

    Based in Fort Worth, Cowtown Angels is an angel network that connects entrepreneurs seeking early-stage funding with local investors in an environment that accelerates growth and rewards strategic risk-taking. Cowtown Angels is a program of TECH Fort Worth (TechFW), a nonprofit organization created to encourage the development of the local business community by helping regional entrepreneurs commercialize innovative technology, and is a member of the Angel Capital Association and the Alliance of Texas Angel Networks.

  • Cypress Growth Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Cypress Growth Capital is the largest and most experienced royalty-based growth capital investor in the United States. Since our formation in 2010, we have completed dozens of multimillion-dollar royalty investments in software and technology-enabled services companies. With more than $100,000,000 of capital under management, Cypress has an established track record of funding emerging companies and helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals.

  • DalFort Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    DalFort Capital Partners is a sector-focused private equity firm based in Dallas, specializing in partnering with entrepreneurs and management teams in the lower middle market.

  • Dallas Angel Network

    Angel Group
    DFW

    The Dallas Angel Network links angel investors in Texas with great entrepreneurs. Our angels consist of Dallas-based investors as well as investors in Houston and Austin. We target startups and high growth companies in need of early stage private equity or venture capital.

  • Dallas Venture Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Our mission at Dallas Venture Partners (DVP) is to become the financial partner of choice for technology entrepreneurs seeking to build a world-class business. At DVP, we believe in creating and sustaining long-term relationships within our own local venture community as well as within the larger venture industry. That means, if we think we can help you, we will – even if we are not able to invest in your business. It also means that if we choose to invest in your company, you can expect us to use every resource at our disposal to ensure that you will succeed.

  • Daylight Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Daylight Partners is a unique venture capital firm which seeks out entrepreneurs who value our operational experience and functional expertise as much as our capital commitment to their venture.  Eleven former executives with expertise in marketing, operations, manufacturing, finance, information technology, technological innovation, accounting, real estate, oil and gas, as well as overall corporate management, are driven to have Daylight Partners take an active role in helping mid-stage companies turbo-charge their growth initiatives.  While having made investments nationally, Daylight Partners has a particular affinity for Texas-based companies.

  • Deep Space Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Most of our investments fit into one of two categories: B2B Enterprise Software and Esports. We do opportunistically make investments outside of these areas when deal dynamics support it. Our investments range between $50,000 and $1 million. Check size is determined by the stage of the business and our role in the transaction. Our preference is for our first check to be pre series-A, and then continue to make follow-on investments. We will make initial investments as late as series-A.

  • Delta-V Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Delta-v Capital was founded in 2009 by Rand Lewis and Dave Schaller. The founders envisioned a new kind of private technology investment firm that focused on providing secondary liquidity to management teams, founders, and early investors. While initially a novel concept, secondary liquidity has become widely accepted and common place throughout the technology ecosystem as companies continue to take longer to exit or go public.

  • Digitech Venture Capital Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Digitech is a strategic venture capital fund that identifies emerging tech companies at their early stages and plays an active role in their growth. We utilize a seasoned network of professionals, technology hubs, incubators, and accelerators to maintain steady deal flow.

  • Dos Rios Partners

    Private Equity

    Our core values, our capital and our team have enabled us to produce win-win results for companies, managers, value-added deal sources, investors, and ourselves.

  • Elsewhere Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    After nearly three decades of investing in emerging software companies, we realized that the needs of “Big VC” weren’t aligning with the needs of the most interesting companies. So we decided to start from scratch to serve a burgeoning movement we call Elsewhere Nation. Elsewhere Partners backs The Outliers: companies who have achieved a lot with a little and are located outside major venture capital hubs.

  • Emergent Technologies

    Seed-Venture Capital

    What sets Emergent Technologies apart is our method and mindset. We strip away preconceptions while exploring the many possibilities of each technology platform. In the tradition of Bell Labs, our multidisciplinary team uses a variety of methods and tools to discover and deploy real-world applications.

  • Escalate Capital

    Private Equity

    Escalate Capital is a leading mezzanine firm focused on investing in high-growth later-stage technology companies including SaaS, tech-enabled services, internet, and health care. With over $800 million in cumulative capital commitments, we seek to enable growth while minimizing dilution.

  • Evolve Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Launched in 2005, Evolve Capital is a private equity firm focused exclusively on leveraged recapitalizations of entrepreneurial businesses. Evolve’s principals have partnered with entrepreneurs to take their businesses to the next level since 1993. We provide entrepreneurs with liquidity up front and also upon exit through their retained equity stake. In between, we provide professional management and a strong partnership, which increases shareholder value and attracts more potential buyers. Our entrepreneur and management team partners focus on positioning companies to maximize value upon exit.

  • Falkon Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Falkon Ventures is an innovative venture capital fund designed to catalyze innovation in the new entrepreneurial landscape for companies that have the mission to change industry and the world. Our ventures create technologies that are providing systemic solutions to big global and industrial challenges. Falkon Ventures offers a new solution in the current venture funding landscape that provides entrepreneurs with support networks and strategic funding that is founder-friendly, while creating alignment with all stakeholders involved.

  • Far West Capital

    Private Equity

    Far West Capital is in the business of funding the goals of high-growth small business owners. Since 2007, our highly experienced entrepreneurial leadership team has helped over 350 businesses grow and thrive – many of whom don’t fit in a traditional bank’s “box.”

  • Founder Equity

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Founder Equity makes early investments in promising digital businesses. Our model is based on value investing, very active participation in growing our portfolio companies, and quick paths to liquidity.

  • Fraser McCombs Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We pursue companies that possess disruptive technologies that fundamentally change the automotive business. Our entrepreneurs have successfully discovered a unique way of solving a specific problem. We seek entrepreneurs that demonstrate a proven track-record in growth-stage technology companies, are insightful, determined, and possess deep automotive-industry knowledge.

  • Geekdom Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    After investing in a team, we strive to be the most helpful investors on the cap table. This means we build close, lasting relationships with our teams. We’re there to help through the good times and the bad.

  • Golden Seeds

    Angel Group
    DFW

    Golden Seeds is one of the nation's most active early-stage investment firms. Golden Seeds is focused on bringing vibrant opportunities to women-led businesses.

  • Green Park & Golf Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Green Park & Golf, built on over 50 years of operational and financial experience, seeks investment opportunities that offer above-market returns for its investors. Led by Clay Heighten, M.D., and Carl Soderstrom, the firm delivers strategic solutions, financial backing, and a reliable network to its portfolio companies. The Dallas-based firm is currently looking for investment opportunities in medical-related startups.

  • GrowCo Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    GrowCo Capital works closely with entrepreneurs and startup businesses, providing capital and management solutions. We invest in early stage entrepreneurial ventures, participating in Seed to Series B Rounds. To date, we have primarily invested in health care, service companies, technology, and real estate opportunities.

  • Health Wildcatters

    Accelerator
    DFW

    Health Wildcatters is a mentor-driven seed accelerator focused on improving health care by supporting entrepreneurs and companies that are developing solutions for the industry. The 12-week program offers health-focused startups in the early stages of funding an initial seed investment, as well as access to mentors, advisers, office space, and strategic resources needed to help the startups grow.

  • Hill Country Angels

    Angel Group

    Hill Country Angel Network is a group of investors that have found financial success in various professional fields and are now looking to fund promising fledgling companies with identified high-growth potential. We look for opportunities in high tech, low tech, life science, biopharmaceutical, medical device, education, oil and gas, industrial, clean energy, consumer product, media, sports, gaming, and entertainment sectors.

  • Houston Angel Network

    Angel Group

    The Houston Angel Network (HAN) is the oldest angel network in Texas and most active angel network in the USA. Its members have invested more than $73 million in more than 235 deals since its inception in 2001.

  • Join NextHIT Accelerator's class of companies for a $30,000 investment + $30,000 of additional services and more.

  • Hunt BioVentures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Hunt BioVentures makes investments in young private and public companies with a focus on pharmaceuticals, medical devices and agricultural biotech opportunities. Since 2001, Hunt has continually pursued companies with clinical efficacy data or strong human proxy data, which has typically meant companies with products in various stages of clinical trials. Although this later-stage approach will always be core to Hunt's investment strategy, Hunt will occasionally pursue preclinical opportunities, especially those with exceptional management teams. Another important component of the strategy is to invest alongside other experienced life science investors in either a co-lead or follower manner.

  • Hunt Energy Enterprises

    Accelerator
    DFW

    Hunt Energy Enterprises looks to leverage its operations and knowledge to invest in and create new energy companies and partnerships with entrepreneurs in both the conventional petroleum business and cleantech power.

  • Hurt Family Investments

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Hurt Family Investments (HFI) are involved in 55 startups and counting. HFI has made 44 startup investments, 21 of which are Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) companies.also has joined the Advisory Board of 11 additional companies, nine of which are SaaS. Out of the 55 startups HFI are involved in, 38 are headquartered in Austin and 28 are SaaS.

  • Intelis Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Invest in a wave of meaningful breakthroughs by supporting new-age craftsmanship in under-appreciated innovation ecosystems. What do those buzzwords mean? “Meaningful breakthroughs:” We believe in entrepreneurship in all shapes and forms, our aim is to support founders who are working to solve society’s most important challenges. “New-age craftsmanship:” The virtuosity required for entrepreneurs to execute the common uncommonly well on their mission to transform industries. “Under-appreciated innovation ecosystems:” Silicon Valley has long been the cornerstone of American innovation. Yet, the democratization of technology combined with macro-economic factors like cost of living and wages make Dallas, Austin, Houston, New Orleans, Raleigh-Durham, Nashville and Atlanta attractive places for startups to thrive.

  • Interlock Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    As implied by our name, we believe in the dynamic collaboration of people, ideas and resources with a shared vision of building great businesses. We are interested in early stage (Series A) technology companies committed to solving significant business problems. There is a compelling opportunity to drive transformational change in the legacy enterprise technology stack fueled by artificial intelligence, machine learning, cloud platforms and other innovative solutions.

  • We are more than an accelerator program; IA is a trusted co-founder for your stateside venture. We are dedicated to helping foreign born entrepreneurs set up their U.S. company, give it an “American look and feel,” and lay a sturdy foundation to build a global business.

  • JF2 Capital Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    JF2 Capital Partners is a family office venture capital firm based in Dallas. Founded in 2017, JF2 Capital is interested in investing in early stage companies spanning a diverse array of industries. JF2 Capital works with dynamic management teams to build sustainable value in businesses leveraging extensive operational experience in growing and scaling organizations. With more than 20 years of proven success in starting, growing, and monetizing companies we have an extensive track record of accelerating growth in early stage companies.

  • Karlani Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Karlani Capital has one main objective: to enable the growth and success of ideas that are original, interesting, and potentially useful to people. At the core, Karlani is an operating fund led by a group of master operators with the expertise to help grow companies from one to 1,000+ employees, as well as from $1 to over a billion dollars in valuation, and even assist you into taking your company into the public markets

  • LiftFund

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    For more than 21 years, LiftFund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, has helped individuals achieve the American Dream by providing small business loans to those who do not have access to capital from typical lending sources, such as traditional banks. Along with vital small business loans, LiftFund provides educational services at no cost to borrowers, which are essential to foster self-sufficiency.

  • Live Oak Venture Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We are early stage, lead investors. We invest in Texas because of the entrepreneurial drive to innovate. We have more than 15 years of experience taking companies from zero to $50 million+ in revenue, and know what it takes to get to a successful multi-hundred million dollar exit.

  • Lone Star Angels

    Angel Group
    DFW

    Lone Star Angels is a nonprofit organization focused on connecting startup companies based in North Texas with private investors who can provide capital and the advice to help the new business grow. Created in late 2007, Lone Star Angels provides an avenue for entrepreneurs to engage with serious investors from the North Texas region. We invite entrepreneurs to pitch their company to a group of angel investors interested in funding new businesses across a wide range of industry segments. Members of the group can provide capital, and assistance in building a new company. The group understands how difficult the funding environment is for early stage companies, especially in Texas, where startup investors are sometimes difficult to identify and find. The Lone Star Angels network was created to benefit not just the entrepreneur and the investors, but as a critical element of a startup ecosystem throughout North Texas.

  • Longhorn Startup

    Accelerator

    Ten lucky student startups at UT Austin will get to participate in the prestigious Longhorn Startup Lab student startup accelerator this spring which includes a $1,000 cash grant, $5,000 in AWS startups hosting credits and mentorship from some of Austin's most successful entrepreneurs.

  • Lubbock Angel Network

    Angel Group

    As the first formal angel group in Lubbock, the Lubbock Angel Network (LAN) was formed in January 2015 as a means to provide seed and support capital for innovative startups in West Texas and beyond. In its founding, LAN partnered with Texas Tech University and the Lubbock Economic Development Alliance (LEDA) to forge a strategic partnership to spur local economic growth. LAN seeks high-quality deals and healthy returns on investment.

  • Mark Cuban Companies

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Mark Cuban Companies is a venture capital firm specializing in angel investing. Their portfolio of companies span a spectrum of industries and investment sizes.

  • MassChallenge

    Accelerator

    Through an Austin-based accelerator and statewide programming, MassChallenge Texas will accelerate up to 100 high-impact, high-potential companies, which will compete for up to $500,000 in equity-free cash awards.

  • Mercury Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Mercury Fund is an early-stage venture capital firm. With over $200 million under management, Mercury focuses on entrepreneurs and technology innovation originating in the U.S. mid-continent. Our investment themes target SaaS, cloud, and data science/AI platforms that make the industrial ecosystems of Middle America more competitive and efficient.

  • MicroVentures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    MicroVentures is an equity crowdfunding investment platform, combining the best of venture capital with equity crowdfunding. MicroVenture Marketplace is a FINRA registered broker-dealer, offering both primary and secondary investment opportunities through special purpose vehicles or directly into issuers.

  • Mobility Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Mobility Ventures is a venture capital firm that is a new generation of venture investors: Venturepreneurs™ – entrepreneurs and venture investors who have been leaders in wireless, internet and emerging technologies and builders of industry leading companies. We are a selective hands-on firm focusing on emerging companies across the Wireless Ecosystem: mobile internet, AI data sciences, media, health, commerce, software, location-based services, applications and services. We invest in category defining companies. We aim to make a difference and help build enduring, significant institutions, working with entrepreneurs to transform ideas into successful companies.

  • Moneta

    Seed-Venture Capital

    With an office in Austin, Moneta is investing in early stage companies in the enterprise technology, healthcare, and internet/consumer application sectors. Plans to deploy 70% of the Fund in companies headquartered in Sacramento and Northern California. The remainder of the Fund will be concentrated in Austin, as well as other Texas markets.

  • Moonshots Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Moonshots Capital makes seed stage investments in technology startups led by exceptional founders who are building products that “re-imagine” work and personal life in large and growing markets. We bring a disciplined approach to the investment process to identify companies with “moon shot” potential.

  • Multicoin Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Venture-style funds that invest in liquid cryptoassets.

  • Murphree Venture Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Murphree Venture Partners is a leading venture capital and growth equity firm that invests in entrepreneurial enterprises with high-growth potential. For more than 30 years, the partners have worked side by side with talented entrepreneurs to build profitable companies, primarily in the southern region of the United States.

  • Naya Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    We are an early-stage venture capital firm focused mainly on U.S. and India-based companies. We invest in and partner with companies that offer products and services in the Mobile and Cloud arenas that have the potential to tap into global markets. Our portfolio companies are characterized by innovative technology, strong management teams with deep industry connections and significant customer traction. In many cases, we will be the initial largest investor and act as an incubator to the companies and their technologies.

  • Next Coast Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    At Next Coast, we focus on supporting the best entrepreneurs in the world as they build their businesses. We love the passion our entrepreneurs bring to solving big problems. Market size is important because life is too short to focus on the small stuff. We focus on bigger technology themes and how these themes can lead to disruption and innovation. We look for entrepreneurs focused on tackling a big theme and turning it into a massive business.

  • NextGen Venture Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We back exceptional entrepreneurs through the collective power of the nation’s top founders and innovation executives. We invest in founders we can throw the power of our network behind. Our portfolio includes bold, early-stage companies with category defining missions.

  • NextStage Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Our Mission is to identify, invest in, and grow innovative and disruptive food technologies resulting in unique solutions that are more productive, affordable, sustainable and healthier for the global food value chain.

  • North Texas Angel Network

    Angel Group
    DFW

    The North Texas Angel Network is looking for early stage companies with great products and bright futures. We can provide the investment funds you need to grow your company and achieve all the success you deserve. Our group includes more than 60 successful entrepreneurs and business professionals who love to invest in innovative products, as well as offer their considerable experience and expertise to growing companies.

  • Notley Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Notley was founded in 2015 by Dan Graham, founder of BuildASign.com, and his wife, Lisa, as a way to leverage their own business and investing success. Named for the abbey in Oxford, England where they were married, Notley’s mission is to fund and support businesses, nonprofits, and programs making positive change and social impact in the world. Notley serves as a hub for social innovation companies so that they can connect, share services, and find the resources to grow.

  • NTT DOCOMO Ventures

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    NTT DOCOMO Ventures is the gateway for the startup and venture community in NTT Group. We are rapidly enhancing our innovation of various services, technology, and processes. We also bring together people of diverse interests in order to create new infrastructure.

  • Each startup is unique, and this program is tailor-made to get you up and running in a short period of time. Program elements include: Free credits on Oracle Cloud, World-class mentoring and advising, State-of-the-art technology, Coworking space, Access to Oracle customers and partners, Access to investors

  • ORIX Growth Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    For leading technology companies, growth is critical—and capital is essential. Our Growth Capital team provides highly customized equity and debt solutions to help take your company to the next level. Our flexibility, relationship approach, sector expertise, deep pockets and long-term focus make us an ideal partner for high-growth companies. Since 2001, we’ve committed nearly $1.4 billion to over 125 companies, learning each business from the inside out and crafting deals with the financing levels, terms and timing to fund strategic progress.

  • OwlSpark

    Accelerator

    The OwlSpark accelerator is an intense, immersive 12-week summer program that provides startup teams with firsthand experience launching a tech startup. The accelerator culminates with the Bayou Startup Showcase, a celebration of entrepreneurship, the Houston startup community, and the university accelerator programs that support them.

  • Peak Rock

    Private Equity

    We make equity and debt investments in companies in North America and Europe. Peak Rock focuses on investing in opportunities where we can support senior management in driving rapid growth and profit improvement through operational and strategic change. Our team has deep expertise in complex situations and cross border transactions.

  • PeopleFund (Dallas-Fort Worth)

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    PeopleFund provides small business loans as well as business assistance and education to people with otherwise limited access to such resources. Since being founded in east Austin in 1994 as Austin Community Development Corp., PeopleFund’s financial and educational assistance has helped create thousands of jobs and empowered an even greater number of Texans on a path to financial stability and independence. PeopleFund is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) and operates as a nonprofit 501(c)(3) serving all of Texas.

  • Perot Jain, LP

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Perot Jain, LP is a Dallas-based venture capital firm focused on seed and early stage investments. Our firm was founded by long-term business partners, Ross Perot Jr. and Anurag Jain, in 2014. They not only set out to understand how technology would shape the business landscape over the next 20 years, but they also wanted to take an active role in building these industry transforming companies. Our mission is to provide timely capital and resources while delivering the highest quality strategic advice to assist our portfolio companies in achieving their maximum potential. Our unique ability to leverage our affiliated operating entities differentiates us from our peers and helps drive early customer traction and accelerated growth for our partners.

  • Pipeline Angels

    Angel Group
    DFW

    Pipeline Angels is changing the face of angel investing and creating capital for women and non-binary femme social entrepreneurs. Since Pipeline Angels launched April 2011, over 200 members have graduated from our angel investing bootcamp and have invested more than US$4M in 40+ companies via our pitch summit process.

  • PlumTree Partners

    Private Equity
    DFW

    PlumTree Partners is a private family office that focuses on growth opportunities in technology-enabled businesses. When we look at the future, we see three investable trends: the adoption of cloud computing technologies, increased automation of business processes, and mobile technologies that enable productive and creative engagement.

  • PTV Healthcare Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    PTV Healthcare Capital is an Austin, Texas based late-stage venture and expansion capital firm committed to enabling healthcare innovation. We are a highly collaborative team, acting with integrity and adding value in all that we do. We provide access to capital, expertise, and critical business expansion resources. We believe we make a difference through our role as investors, partners, and leaders in bringing disruptive medical technologies to markets worldwide.

  • RealCo Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    RealCo is the No. 1 seed fund program for B2B startups 84 percent funded startups fail to reach Series A. We help founders beat those odds using a unique 15-month program.

  • RED Labs

    Accelerator

    The RED Labs accelerator is an intensive full-time, 12-week program designed to launch and scale your startup as quickly as possible. RED Labs is operated in close collaboration with Rice University's startup accelerator, OwlSpark.

  • RedBird Capital Partners

    Private Equity
    DFW

    RedBird seeks to invest transformational growth equity capital in partnership with entrepreneurs and owners who have a proven history of success and an appreciation for long-term capital.

  • Remeditex Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Through careful analysis, calculated risks, and investments in ground breaking companies, Remeditex Ventures provides the business and scientific discipline to translate promising scientific discovery into the marketplace to improve our health and well-being.

  • Renovo Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Renovo Capital is a special situations private equity fund, investing out of Renovo Capital Fund II LP, a $132 million committed capital fund. Renovo is focused on partnering with business owners, entrepreneurs, and management teams to invest in businesses undergoing varying degrees of operational, financial or market-driven change. Renovo’s principals and extensive network of operating professionals have decades of experience delivering unique capital solutions and operational and strategic leadership to help solve complex situations and drive long term business value creation. Renovo Capital has offices in Dallas, Denver and New York.

  • REVTECH Accelerator

    Accelerator
    DFW

    REVTECH is a seed fund and venture accelerator in Dallas with a focus on technologies for the retail industry.

  • S3 Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    S3 Ventures is an early, expansion, and growth stage venture firm with $400 million under management. We are focused on information technology solutions that solve large business problems. We also invest in medical devices that improve the human condition.

  • Sante Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Experience has taught us that new ventures are challenging and risky endeavors, and that the best people can often make the crucial difference between success and failure. With that in mind, we focus on developing lasting, well-aligned partnerships with exceptional entrepreneurs and executives to build valuable companies. In addition to capital, we provide deep health care domain expertise and an extensive network of industry contacts and resources.

  • Satori Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    We invest equity capital in growing private companies that are achieving annual EBITDA of $5 million to $25 million, and where there is an opportunity for accelerated growth through a partnership with Satori. We provide liquidity to current owners and/or expansion capital to support future growth.

  • Scientific Health Development

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Scientific Health Development (SHD) is a boutique investment company in Dallas. SHD invests in early-stage, innovative health care-related technologies and products.

  • Scoreboard Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Our game plan? Create, co-build and invest. It’s what we do. Strategically headquartered in Sports City USA: Frisco, TX, we specialize in creating, building and investing in early stage sports, eSports, technology and digital content companies.

  • Seed Sumo

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Actively investing in companies creating the future of wellness.

  • Sid R. Bass Associates

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Sid R. Bass Associates is a venture capital and value added investor, providing capital and access to resources and industry contacts to high growth early-stage and late-stage companies. With $300 million in committed capital, the firm focuses its investments in the software, communications, wireless, security, storage, network infrastructure, media and consumer and business services sectors. With a long term horizon, the firm partners with seasoned entrepreneurs to grow successful growth businesses through all phases of a company's development.

  • Silver Creek Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    At Silver Creek Ventures, we study, identify and invest in technologies and markets on the leading-edge of disruption. In this way we build our companies to catch the wave when market forces create outstanding growth and exit opportunities.We focus on early-stage information technology companies across government, enterprise, communications and consumer markets with differentiation ranging from components to services. Our investment decisions pivot on the opportunity to build a fast-growing company in a large market opportunity.

  • Silverton Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We believe the early stage is the most exciting time to get involved in a company as an active investor and so we focus on Seed-Series A rounds of financing. We like to write the first institutional check into a company with a typical initial investment of $500,000 to $4 million. We maintain reserves for each company and our expectation is that this commitment will increase over time. 

  • SKU

    Accelerator

    Companies selected into the SKU accelerator participate in a one-of-a-kind 14-week program that serves an MBA and all-star network platform for your business. During the course of the program, founders and your leadership teams attend organized classes, in-depth, breakout and problem-solving sessions, meeting face-to-face with SKU mentors every Tuesday for 12 weeks.

  • SocialStarts

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Social Starts is a $60 million+ venture capital partnership that invests in moment-of-inception and Series A financing rounds of companies that leverage social and mobile technologies.

  • Source Spring

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Source Spring is a boutique firm with an affliction for startups. We invest in micro businesses because we believe they are essential to our economy. We invest in real estate because it is fun and fills the financial coffers. We are involved in politics because it is where the unfolding of the future can most effectively be influenced. And, data is the next big game changer for them all.

  • South Coast Angel Network (SCAN) is a forum for the introduction of entrepreneurs to potential investors through presentations and other mechanisms. Members of the SCAN are individual angel investors interested in financing privately held companies or ventures typically in an early stage of development.

  • The Southwest Angel Network is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with an educational mission. We work with Austin social-impact accelerators to educate entrepreneurs on what it means to establish growing and profitable businesses. We educate angels on social-impact investment opportunities.

  • Spindletop Capital partners with exceptional leaders to build transformational health care companies.

  • Sputnik.ATX

    Accelerator

    Sputnik-1 changed everything. It inspired humankind to look to the stars. Like Sputnik-1, Sputnik ATX is here to help makers lift off. We are an Austin-based accelerator that funds maker-founders who go out and change the world. We combine capital with training and experience so you can reach your full potential. Sputnik means "partner" in Russian. We want to be your partner for takeoff.

  • Stage One Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Stage One Capital is an early stage and seed investment group, focused on investments in internet, mobile apps, social media, cloud-based software, and new technology sectors. At Stage One we look for entrepreneurs with a novel idea to impact a market using innovative technology to address customers in that market. The companies or ideas that we look for should be dynamic and bold, fundamentally shifting the playing field.

  • Startup Evo

    Accelerator
    DFW

    Startup Evo manages a venture capital seed fund and provides advisement and management consulting to private and public companies. Our accelerator program develops entrepreneurs and startup companies and helps them achieve growth and success. We typically invest at the pre-seed, seed, and series A.

  • StartupRunner Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital

    StartupRunner provides an entrepreneur development platform for millennials to build a profitable business that positively impacts their community.

  • Steelhead Capital Management

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Steelhead Capital Management (SCM) is a private equity firm based in Fort Worth. SCM invests in early seed opportunities as well as later stage growth companies, with a primary focus on technology, energy, pharmaceuticals, and consumer packaged goods.

  • Stonehenge Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Stonehenge Capital is a nationally recognized specialty finance company with expertise in structured tax credit finance, community development and private equity. We have the ability to tailor financing to suit a wide range of business and project needs. Our alternatives include traditional debt and equity financing and non-traditional tax credit finance and structured finance solutions that are produced and managed by our 50 employees working across 10 office locations nationwide. Since 1999, Stonehenge has operated at the nexus of finance and community development offering financial solutions through the firm’s three core business lines.

  • Stonehenge Growth Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Stonehenge Growth Capital manages the venture capital, private equity, and mezzanine investment activities of Stonehenge Capital Co. The executive management and key professionals of Banc One Capital Markets formed SCC in 1999 as a spinoff from Bank One. Stonehenge Growth Capital manages over $677 million across venture capital, private equity, and debt funds, operating out of five regional offices across the United States.

  • Strattam Capital

    Private Equity

    Strattam Capital is a modern private equity firm that takes an innovative and focused approach to investing in established, high-potential companies within the business IT market.

  • TarmacTX

    Angel Group

    Tarmac TX equips social entrepreneurs with the necessary skill set and connections and helps them access funding to reach their intended impact. Going through Tarmac TX, social entrepreneurs refine their product, test their solution in the marketplace, cultivate relationships with the right partners, mentors, and investors to grow their venture and thus maximize their social and/or environmental impact.

  • Teakwood Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Teakwood Capital was founded in 2005 on the premise of bringing equity capital, strategic advice and marketing expertise to micro-cap, undercapitalized companies, thus launching them to higher growth and profitability. The performance of our portfolio companies continues to validate both our initial thesis and our efforts. Teakwood Capital invests equity capital primarily in profitable businesses with revenues under $25 million.

  • The Acceleration Program at TECH Fort Worth is designed for early stage companies that are commercializing new and unique technologies.

  • Tech Wildcatters

    Accelerator
    DFW

    TechWildcatters is a mentorship-driven microseed fund and startup accelerator. Their 12-week accelerator "boot-camp" has been rated as a Top 10 Accelerator/Incubator by Forbes.

  • Techstars Austin

    Accelerator

    Recently ranked the No. 14 fastest-growing startup ecosystem in the world among many other top rankings (places to live, fitness, education), Austin has exploded onto the startup scene. With a strong tech community and a burgeoning investor network, Austin is attracting the best and brightest from all over the globe.

  • Techstars Impact

    Accelerator

    Techstars Impact backs for-profit, mission-driven founders building tech to solve social & environmental problems. The program is based in Austin, an emerging leader in bridging tech & social innovation. The fund is backed by notable LPs Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s AIP Private Markets Team & Impact America Fund. We invest $120k into startups from around the world who believe solving pressing social & environmental problems can sit hand-in-hand with building a successful company.

  • TEN Capital Group

    Seed-Venture Capital

    TEN Capital Group is committed to igniting innovation and long-term success in your business by helping you raise the capital for growth. We have a network of venture capital, family office, and high-net worth individuals as well as a number of angel syndicates that can invest in your business. We facilitate the connections that really matter by utilizing data analytics, one-on-one matching events, online funding portals, and more. We help companies and investors optimize their time and efforts by putting the right deals in front of the right people.

  • Texas Halo Fund

    Angel Group

    The Texas HALO Fund I is a Texas Angel sidecar fund powered by the Houston Angel Network. The fund is open to accredited Texas investors. The fund is interested in early-stage companies, with principal operations in Texas. A company must be organized as a corporation, and must raise at least $150,000 in committed capital from angels from an organized group, in order to be eligible for consideration by the fund.

  • Texas Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Texas Ventures is a private equity and venture capital firm with expertise in structured finance, capital markets, and technology. We provide guidance, insight and capital to assist entrepreneurs and managers who have the desire, talent and determination to build world-class companies and opportunities.

  • Texas Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Texas Ventures is a private equity and venture capital firm with expertise in structured finance, capital markets, and technology. We provide guidance, insight and capital to assist entrepreneurs and managers who have the desire, talent, and determination to build world-class companies and opportunities.

  • Texas Women Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Through the Texas Women Ventures family of funds, TWV Capital has more than $25 million under management dedicated to investing in women-owned and women-led companies located in Texas and the Greater Southwest. TWV Capital invests in growing companies with revenues between $10 million and $100 million, seeking both capital and a team of trusted advisors.

  • Texo Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    The enemy of innovation is the absence of effective collaboration. At TEXO, we do not believe in passive investing. We get proactively and continuously involved to ensure that our entrepreneurs are properly resourced and supported to act on their vision … and change the world. We seek to invest in exceptional entrepreneurs who address persistent pain within the health care industry by leveraging advances in technology and business models to decrease utilization, increase access, improve quality and reduce the cost of care.

  • Texoma Angels

    Angel Group

    The mission of Texoma Angels is to provide a forum in which its members can exchange information about investment opportunities in early-stage and emerging growth companies in our area. We add not only money but also experience. This experience can help startups be more successful. We provide early-stage capital in the range of $100,000 - $750,000, an investment range not generally served by venture capital funds. We are also willing to syndicate with other angel groups to diversify our portfolio and support companies requiring larger investments.

  • The Capital Factory

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    We know you need more than wifi and hot coffee to grow your startup, and we’re here to help. Become a member to connect to our community of like-minded entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, and corporates. Our startup ecosystem provides you with the support and resources you need to grow and run a successful company in Texas. The Capital Factory Accelerator is a six-month program that focuses on helping startups raise funding and increase customer growth. We provide these startups with coworking space, hosting credits, a startup evangelist to advocate for your startup, and access to a mentor network of the top investors and entrepreneurs in Texas.

  • The Capital Factory

    Accelerator
    DFW

    We know you need more than wifi and hot coffee to grow your startup, and we’re here to help. Become a member to connect to our community of like-minded entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, and corporates. Our startup ecosystem provides you with the support and resources you need to grow and run a successful company in Texas. The Capital Factory Accelerator is a six-month program that focuses on helping startups raise funding and increase customer growth. We provide these startups with coworking space, hosting credits, a startup evangelist to advocate for your startup, and access to a mentor network of the top investors and entrepreneurs in Texas.

  • TI Ventures

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    TI Strategic Relationships & Ventures collaborates with startups, early stage companies, and entrepreneurs. We strive to connect the dots between your technology and TI’s strategic direction, then act as the interface between you and relevant TI business units, streamlining access to technology teams where appropriate. Occasionally, TI will make strategic equity investments that are typically accompanied by a commercial agreement or relationship with a TI business.

  • TMC Venture Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital

    In keeping with the TMC’s mission of serving the health, education, and research needs of Texas and the world, The TMC Venture Fund invests in early-stage technologies and companies in the healthcare and life sciences space.

  • Toyota AI Ventures

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    Based in Silicon Valley, Toyota AI Ventures is a venture capital subsidiary of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI). We invest in entrepreneurs from around the world who share TRI’s commitment to improving the quality of human life through artificial intelligence, with a focus on autonomous mobility, robotics, data, and cloud.

  • TPG

    Private Equity
    DFW

    Incubated in a family office, started and headquartered in Fort Worth and San Francisco, TPG now has more than $73 billion under management with investment and operational teams in 16 offices around the world.

  • Trailblazer Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    As a venture fund, we require the potential for exceptional returns on every investment. To generate these returns, we must hunt for extraordinary leaders — individuals whose clear-headed vision is matched by their capacity to execute under any circumstance.

  • Trammell

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Trammell Ventures is a boutique business incubation, professional services, and venture capital investment firm based in Austin. Our core competencies are in information and cybersecurity, Bitcoin and blockchain technologies, data analytics-based business models, gamification, and incubating innovative tech startups. We invest in strong teams with great ideas and a clear ability to execute.

  • Trellis Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Trellis Partners serves a select group of entrepreneurs by providing the venture capital and broad, team-based support they need to build great companies.

  • Trend Micro Venture

    Corporate Venture
    DFW

    Trend Micro Inc. (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global leader in cybersecurity solutions, launched a corporate venture fund to explore emerging technology markets. With an initial investment of $100 million, this venture fund will allow Trend Micro to nurture a portfolio of startups that are developing ideas and living at the epicenter of hyper growth markets, such as the Internet of Things (IoT).

  • Tricent Capital

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    In 2015, we set out on a path toward the reinvention of venture capital in America with one goal in mind: prove that founder friendly equals investor friendly. With a simple dream and loyalty to our principles, we sought out founders and investors from coast to coast. We had the privilege of learning firsthand problems founders and investors face with venture capital. Entrepreneurs and investors are ready for change. We have developed a viable and innovative solution:

  • Trilantic North America and Trilantic Europe are two separate and independent private equity investment advisors, each focused on control and significant minority investments in their respective geographies.

  • Tritium Partners

    Private Equity

    Tritium Partners, launched in 2013, is a leading private equity firm whose principals have been partnering with talented founders and executives for over a decade to build market-leading companies.

  • Triton Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Triton Ventures is a venture capital firm investing in spinout and startup technology companies whose products give them a defensible position in large and growing markets.

  • Trive Capital

    Private Equity
    DFW

    We are focused on collaboratively partnering with exceptional management teams of strategically viable middle-market companies to drive transformational upside through operational improvement. We partner with talented management teams to identify transformational opportunities and deploy best business practices. Since 1998, Trive's team members have successfully sourced, executed and managed more than 50 transactions across a range of industries, representing over $5 billion in aggregate revenue. We currently manage over $1 billion in capital.

  • True Wealth Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    We see value in the impact of women. True Wealth Ventures invests in smart female entrepreneurs, from consumer health innovators to sustainable product pioneers. Women-led companies have proven they deliver higher returns. It’s time to invest in new perspectives.

  • Trust Ventures

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Trust Ventures helps startups change the world by challenging the status quo. We work alongside pioneering new companies to break down public policy barriers, accelerate business innovation, and improve consumers' lives. Working with the Koch Companies Public Sector government affairs team, Trust Ventures provides portfolio companies with knowledge and expertise that will help them compete in some of today's most entrenched or incumbent-heavy industries.

  • Tyler Angel Network

    Angel Group

    TTAN is a Texas nonprofit corporation that seeks quality deals for angel investors to consider. We are a part of a statewide network of angel groups that cooperate on deals across Texas. Our members identify and screen these applicant companies. We educate and coach early stage companies in East Texas for the purpose of raising money, assisting in their growth and improving the local economy. Entrepreneurs from any industry are encouraged to apply.

  • UT Dallas CometX

    Accelerator
    DFW

    CometX, formerly known as Comet Accelerator, is a seven-week, experiential program that pulls student entrepreneurs into an environment that incubates ideas and engages prospective customers in preparation for the launch of a new business concept. On the final day of class, teams will give a final 5-minute pitch to a panel of guest judges. The first place team will win $1,500 and the second place team will win $500 to go towards their venture.

  • UT Dallas Seed Fund

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    The UT Dallas Seed Fund, a program of the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, invests exclusively in technology startups founded by UTD students, faculty, staff, alumni and other program affiliates. The UT Dallas Seed Fund seeks to invest in early-stage businesses with inventions, discoveries, products or services that have achieved proof of concept (or a prototype) and are ready for commercial product development.

  • Venture Fuel Partners

    Seed-Venture Capital
    DFW

    Venture Fuel Partners is a community driven VC firm. We provide superior returns to our investors by identifying and supporting the most promising early stage companies. We develop a strong network of founders, investors, and advisors to spark ingenuity, nurture successful investments, and deliver financial benefit to everyone involved. 

  • Vista Equity Partners

    Private Equity

    With more than $30 billion in cumulative capital commitments, Vista Equity Partners currently invests in software, data, and technology companies led by world-class management teams with a long-term perspective. We are a value-added investor, contributing professional expertise and multi-level support to help companies realize their full potential.

  • West Texas Angel Network is an organization that introduces entrepreneurs to qualified investors in the Amarillo area.

  • Wild Basin Investments

    private Equity

    Wild Basin Investments, LLC is a closely held investment firm located in Austin, Texas with a strong portfolio emphasis in early stage equity. Wild Basin was formed in November 2007 and is the most recent investment vehicle for a group of individuals who have participated in venture and angel investing since 1987.

  • Work America

    Seed-Venture Capital

    Houston-based venture fund