Flybridge Capital Partners
Flybridge Capital Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm whose mission is to assist entrepreneurs in growing innovative, global companies. With $560 million under management, the firm is focused on investing in consumer, energy, healthcare and information technology markets and is led by a team with domain expertise and more than half a century of combined experience in venture capital. For more information, visit www.flybridge.com.
Chevron Technology Ventures
CTTV Investments LLC, the venture capital arm of Chevron Technology Ventures, identifies and invests in new technologies and business opportunities that can create value, clear competitive advantage and superior financial returns for Chevron Corporation. Chevron Corporation is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies, with subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide. The company's success is driven by the ingenuity and commitment of approximately 62,000 employees who operate across the energy spectrum. Chevron explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and other energy products; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; provides energy efficiency solutions; and develops the energy resources of the future, including biofuels and other renewables. Chevron is based in San Ramon, California. More information about Chevron is available at www.chevron.com and www.chevron.ca.
The Kraft Group
The Kraft Group, headquartered in Foxborough, Massachusetts, is the holding company for the Kraft family's various businesses, with concentrated interests in five specific areas: paper and packaging manufacturing and the distribution of forest products; sports and entertainment; real estate development; private equity investing; and philanthropy. With the Rand-Whitney Group and International Forest Products at its center – together the largest privately-owned paper packaging company in the world – The Kraft Group conducts business in more than 80 countries. The Kraft Group's sports and entertainment division features Gillette Stadium, New England's premier concert and entertainment venue and home to the National Football League's three-time Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots and Major League Soccer's New England Revolution. The Kraft Group’s real estate development team oversaw the construction of Gillette Stadium as well as Patriot Place, a 1.3 million-square-foot super-regional lifestyle and entertainment destination adjacent to the stadium in Foxborough. For more information, visit www.thekraftgroup.com.
Founder Collective is a seed-stage venture capital fund, built by a collection of successful entrepreneurs, providing the first professional round of capital to promising entrepreneurs with compelling business concepts. Founder Collective is focused on helping the next generation of great entrepreneurs build important and lasting businesses. Founder Collective focuses on technology-driven companies across a broad range of industries. For more information, visit www.foundercollective.com.
Boston University Office of Technology Development (OTD) patents, licenses and incubates BU spin-off companies. In addition OTD selectively provides seed funding for BU spin-offs. For more information, visit www.bu.edu/otd.