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Venture Capital firms that have invested in startups based in Ithaca New York

Venture Capital Investors Active in Southern Tier region of upstate New York as of October 2014

Venture Capital firms that have invested in startups based in Ithaca New York


A question I am often asked is “What firms have made venture capital investments into startups based in Ithaca New York?” I compiled an informal list for a lecture about fundraising I recently gave in Elmira, and it was the most requested item from the event, so I’d thought I’d also share it here.

New York

Cayuga Venture Fund – Ithaca

Kensa Group – Ithaca

BR Ventures – Ithaca

Seed Capital Fund of Central New York – Syracuse

Onondaga Venture Fund – Syracuse

Excell Partners – Rochester

Rand Capital – Buffalo

Empire State Development Small Business Technology Investment Fund – Albany

High Peaks Venture Partners – Albany

Advantage Capital Partners – Glens Falls

Aisling Capital – NYC

Credit Suisse – NYC

Gefinor Capital – NYC

Gotham Ventures – NYC

Great Oaks Venture Capital – NYC

Enhanced Capital Partners – NYC

21Ventures – NYC

Morgan Stanley – NYC


Ben Franklin Technology Partners – Philadelphia

Polaris Partners – Boston

FA Technology Ventures – Boston

DSM – Cambridge, MA

Flagship Ventures – Cambridge, MA

First Avenue Partners – Nashville, TN

Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures – Houston

Draper Fisher Jurvetson – Menlo Park, CA

Skyline Ventures – Palo Alto, CA

Physic Ventures – San Francisco

ArrowPath Venture Partners – Redwood Shores, CA

OVP Venture Partners – Seattle