I  Amplify LA

http://amplify.la





     Office Locations:

1600 Main Street
Venice, CA 90291

 

Stages:

  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Media & Digital Media
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Amplify is a four month startup accelerator and multi-faceted entrepreneurial campus that launched in Greater Los Angeles with backing from Mark Burnett, Brian Grazer, and Eric Schmidt. The incubator 'amplifies' startups by providing seed funding, access to additional capital, and a team of advisors who have a unique connection to media and entertainment. Every company accepted will receive up to $50K to $150K in seed funding and free workspace in the community entrepreneur facility in Venice. Amplify looks for a 5% to 15% stake in exchange its investment. Amplify reportedly raised $4.5 million in 2011 to launch its campus.



    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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    Chris Olson Director of Operations
    Eric Pakravan Operations Analyst
    Jeff Solomon Venture Partner
    Kris Bjornerud Executive Director
    Oded Noy Chief Technologist

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      08/03/2017


      Vetted


      CA


      $3,300,000


      Seed


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      15Things
        web link


      20 Jeans
        web link


      Alpine Replay
        web link


      Battlefly
        web link


      Bitium
        web link


      CARD.com
        web link


      Club W
        web link


      Estify
        web link


      EverSport Media
        web link


      FloQast
        web link


      Gem
        web link


      GetBonkers
        web link


      Invested.in
        web link


      Look IO
        web link


      Loyaldash
        web link


      Makeupbee
        web link


      MapSense
        web link


      Mover.io
        web link


      Open Me
        web link


      RadPad
        web link


      Ship Mate
        web link


      Squabbler
        web link


      StackSocial
        web link


      The Bouqs Company
        web link


      The Flex Company
        web link


      The Kive Company
        web link


      Vadio


      Vetted
        web link


     

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