CVC  301 INC

https://301inc.com





     Office Locations:

330 University Ave. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 800-248-7310
Fax: 763-764-8330

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Media & Digital Media

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    Description:

    301 INC (General Mills Ventures) is a venture capital fund created by the General Mills company. Operating under the brand 301 INC, the firm invests primarily in the United States and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN. 301 INC seeks to invest in start-ups that have sales of at least $3 million in the U.S. and an industry focus in food technology, emerging packaged food brands, and digital media.



    Investment Firm Key

       VC = Venture Capital
       PE = Private Equity
       A = Angel
       I = Incubator
       MB = Merchant Bank
       VD = Venture Debt
       FI = Family Investment Office
       FOF = Fund of Funds
       ED = Economic Development Office   
       TT = Technology Transfer Office
       CVC = Corporate Venture Capital
       SEC = Secondary Purchaser
       HF = Hedge Fund/Mutual Fund
       
       
       
    COMPANY STAGEREVENUE
    Venture Capital
    Seed Stage
    (includes "pre-seed," or
    concept stage)
    No Revenue
    Early StageMinimal
    Revenue
    Growth Stage
    (also called Mid-stage)
    $2M-$7M
    Expansion Stage
    (also called Late-stage)
    $7M and greater
    Private Equity
    Lower Middle Market$10M-$249M
    Middle Market$250M-$499M
    Upper Middle Market$500M-$1B
    Large Cap>$1B
       
       
     

    Investment Team:


    Name   Title
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    Brian Tockman Principal
    John Haugen VP & General Manager
    Maija Aittola Sr. Marketing Manager
    Pete Speranza Principal
    Ryan Newcom Investment Fund Manager

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      04/04/2017


      Purely Elizabeth


      CO


      $3,000,000


      


      03/09/2017


      Farmhouse Culture


      CA


      $6,500,000


      Series D


      03/01/2017


      D's Naturals


      CO


      undisclosed


      


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      D's Naturals
        web link


      Farmhouse Culture
        web link


      Good Culture
        web link


      Kite Hill
        web link


      Larabar
        web link


      MarketTools
        web link


      Purely Elizabeth
        web link


     

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