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Founder Collective


Seed Stage Fund

Founder Collective is a seed-stage venture capital fund, built by a collection of successful entrepreneurs. They are headquartered in New York City and Cambridge, but make investments all over the world.

Founded in 2009
Employees: 7
Homepage:

New York Office

10018 500 7th Ave
17th Fl.

New York
USA NY
Updated on Nov 15, 2009
Founder Collective at CrunchBase
Caterina Fake Founder Partner
Zach Klein Founder Partner
Eric Paley Managing Partner
David Frankel Managing Partner
Gaurav Jain Principal
Micah Rosenbloom Venture Partner
Michael Kim LP Advisory Board Member
Past
Bill Trenchard Founder Partner
Chris Dixon Co-founder, Partner
Eric Stromberg Advisor

October, 2013

Founder Collective invested $2.4M in Tulip Retail as seed round

September, 2013

Founder Collective invested $2M in Ad Hoc Labs as seed round

July, 2013

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in Proven.com as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.7M in Riskified as seed round

June, 2013

Founder Collective invested $6M in Paddle8 as a Series B round

May, 2013

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in JoyTunes as seed round

Founder Collective invested $9M in LoyalBlocks as a Series A round

April, 2013

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Plated as seed round

March, 2013

Founder Collective invested $4.5M in CompStak as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.6M in Centzy as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $4.7M in Omada Health as a Series A round

February, 2013

Founder Collective invested $1.8M in Getable as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Kitchensurfing as seed round

January, 2013

Founder Collective invested $4.3M in Blue Box as a Series A round

November, 2012

Founder Collective invested $2.7M in CoachUp as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $4M in Picturelife as a Series A round

October, 2012

Founder Collective invested $6M in Gigwalk as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $570K in CompStak as seed round

Founder Collective invested $3M in Oyster.com as angel investor

Founder Collective invested $2M in Lovely as seed round

September, 2012

Founder Collective invested $1.2M in Bureau Of Trade as seed round

August, 2012

Founder Collective invested $1.7M in SeatGeek as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in CoachUp as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2M in Kinsa as seed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in DeckDAQ as debt_round round

July, 2012

Founder Collective invested $2M in GiveForward as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $2.5M in Zipongo as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in ThriveHive as seed round

June, 2012

Founder Collective invested $3.8M in Gradient X as seed round

May, 2012

Founder Collective invested $750K in Meddik as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.4M in Firebase as seed round

Founder Collective invested $4.2M in Couple as seed round

April, 2012

Founder Collective invested $8M in Boundless as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $14M in Dragonplay as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.7M in Boundless as seed round

February, 2012

Founder Collective invested $1M in EmployInsight as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in See Me Group as seed round

Founder Collective invested $7.5M in Pinwheel as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $2M in Findery as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $4M in Paddle8 as a Series A round

January, 2012

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Ridejoy as seed round

Founder Collective invested $200K in Hackruiter as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Custora as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in IFTTT as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2M in Infinio as seed round

Founder Collective invested $500K in JoyTunes as angel investor

December, 2011

Founder Collective invested $800K in Centzy as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Tutorspree as seed round

Founder Collective invested $400K in 42Floors as seed round

November, 2011

Founder Collective invested $7.8M in Harvest Automation as a Series B round

Founder Collective invested $2.1M in CustomMade as a Series A round

October, 2011

Founder Collective invested $580K in Hall as seed round

September, 2011

Founder Collective invested $3.5M in Top10.com as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in AI Exchange as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $1.6M in Sift Science as seed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in DeckDAQ as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in Prism Skylabs as seed round

August, 2011

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in Moat as angel investor

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in PowerInbox as seed round

July, 2011

Founder Collective invested $2.5M in Pocket as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $335K in Contently as debt_round round

June, 2011

Founder Collective invested $1M in Lore as seed round

May, 2011

Founder Collective invested $350K in ToutApp as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.2M in Gobble as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $1.7M in Gigwalk as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in COLOURlovers as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $20K in Omada Health as seed round

Founder Collective invested $550K in Skillshare as angel investor

April, 2011

Founder Collective invested $750K in Extension Entertainment as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.8M in Listia as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2M in Zencoder as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in Chirply as seed round

March, 2011

Founder Collective invested $5M in A Bit Lucky as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $1.6M in BoostCTR as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in BackType as seed round

Founder Collective invested $750K in Breezy as angel investor

February, 2011

Founder Collective invested $11M in Uber as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $3M in StepOut as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $2M in SHIFT as a Series A round

January, 2011

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in MileWise as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.6M in Pose.com as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $10.6M in GroupMe as a Series B round

Founder Collective invested $3.3M in Chloe & Isabel as seed round

December, 2010

Founder Collective invested $3.5M in Sulia as a Series A round

November, 2010

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Artsy as angel investor

Founder Collective invested $550K in Svpply as seed round

Founder Collective invested $4.5M in Shareable Ink as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in BaubleBar as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2M in FanBridge as a Series A round

October, 2010

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Uber as angel investor

Founder Collective invested $550K in SeatGeek as a Series A round

September, 2010

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in ADstruc as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Harvest Automation as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.5M in Votizen as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Pantheon as seed round

Founder Collective invested $3.1M in HowAboutWe as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $3M in Chartbeat as seed round

August, 2010

Founder Collective invested $700K in Cue as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2.3M in SavingStar as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $2M in 20x200 as a Series A round

July, 2010

Founder Collective invested $1M in SeatGeek as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $500K in Ze Frank Games as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.4M in thredUP as unattributed round

Founder Collective invested $7.3M in Integral Ad Science as a Series B round

June, 2010

Founder Collective invested $3M in Heyzap as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Star.me as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.1M in Open Places as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Tello as seed round

Founder Collective invested $15K in GiveForward as seed round

Founder Collective invested $17K in Hackruiter as seed round

Founder Collective invested $2.5M in Metamarkets as seed round

Founder Collective invested $3.4M in Giiv as a Series A round

May, 2010

Founder Collective invested $3M in BillGuard as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Blockboard as seed round

Founder Collective invested $800K in Fluidinfo as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $500K in Extension Entertainment as seed round

Founder Collective invested $625K in Canvas Networks as seed round

Founder Collective invested $8M in BuzzFeed as a Series B round

Founder Collective invested $1.2M in Venmo as seed round

March, 2010

Founder Collective invested $12.2M in ReadyForce as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $2.5M in The Trade Desk as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1.2M in Optimizely as angel investor

Founder Collective invested $2.6M in A Bit Lucky as debt_round round

Founder Collective invested $20M in betaworks as a Series B round

Founder Collective invested $4.4M in Posterous as a Series A round

February, 2010

Founder Collective invested $2.5M in Vook as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Factual as seed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Zencoder as seed round

January, 2010

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Cardpool as seed round

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Datalot as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $15K in 1000memories as seed round

Founder Collective invested $50K in Artsy as seed round

Founder Collective invested $3M in Moat as seed round

November, 2009

Founder Collective invested $1.4M in Hot Potato as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $4M in Milo as a Series A round

October, 2009

Founder Collective invested $800K in 20x200 as a Series A round

September, 2009

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Sulia as seed round

August, 2009

Founder Collective invested $15K in DailyBooth as seed round

Founder Collective invested $200K in Uber as seed round

June, 2009

Founder Collective invested $15K in Listia as seed round

May, 2009

Founder Collective invested $650K in Heyzap as seed round

Founder Collective invested $20K in SeatGeek as seed round

Founder Collective was founded on May, 2009

Founder Collective invested $1M in DealBase Corporation as seed round

March, 2009

Founder Collective invested $1.3M in Magnetic as seed round

Founder Collective invested $350K in FanBridge as seed round

January, 2009

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Convertro as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $400K in CustomMade as seed round

Founder Collective invested $1M in Vaultive as angel investor

November, 2008

Founder Collective invested $950K in Milo as seed round

May, 2008

Founder Collective invested $15K in Posterous as seed round

Founder Collective invested $15K in StepOut as seed round

January, 2008

Founder Collective invested $7M in OLO as a Series A round

Founder Collective invested $1.6M in Soluto as seed round

June, 2007

Founder Collective invested unknown amount in Big Think as seed round