VC  CEI Ventures

http://www.ceiventures.com





     Office Locations:

30 Federal Street, Suite 400
Brunswick, ME 04011
Phone: 207-504-5900
Fax: 207-882-7308

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Information Technology
  • Manufacturing & Industrial

  •  

    Description:

    CEI Ventures manages socially responsible venture capital funds. The company was founded in 1994 to mobilize private capital markets while advancing social goals. The firm manages balanced equity portfolios, diversified by geography, industry, stage of business development and social benefits. Often staged through multiple financings, target portfolio company investments will generally range from $250,000 to $1 million. Coastal Enterprises (CEI) was founded in 1977 as a private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit Community Development Corporation (CDC) and is certified by the US Treasury as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI). Headquartered in Wiscasset, Maine, CEI's mission is to create economically and environmentally healthy communities in which all people, especially those with low incomes, can reach their full potential. CEI organized CEI Ventures as a separate for-profit subsidiary to further this important goal.



    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
    Get the complete investment team + individual email addresses for investment team partners. Get personal images, LinkedIn links, investment specialties, office locations and more with a National Database subscription.
    Chandler Jones Principal
    Nathaniel V. Henshaw Managing Director
    Thao H. Duong Fund Administrator

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      A&B Electronics
        web link


      Beacon Analytical Systems
        web link


      BlueTarp Financial
        web link


      Bush Equities
        web link


      Chemogen
        web link


      Chomp
        web link


      Coast of Maine Organic Products
        web link


      CV Finer Foods
        web link


      Definition6
        web link


      eCopy
        web link


      Home Bistro
        web link


      Innov-X Systems
        web link


      IntelliCare America
        web link


      Juno Rising
        web link


      Maine Trailer
        web link


      Metrobility Optical Systems
        web link


      Navigator Publishing
        web link


      New England Audio Resource
        web link


      NextMark
        web link


      PenBay Solutions
        web link


      RecruiterNet
        web link


      RedZone Wireless
        web link


      Rustic Crust
        web link


      SmartPark Equine
        web link


      Soleras
        web link


      Stillwater Scientific Instruments
        web link


      Sun & Earth
        web link


      Synaptic Digital
        web link


      Taction
        web link


      The Gelato Fiasco
        web link


      Wentworth Technology
        web link


     

    Recent News: