CVC/VC  El Dorado Ventures

http://www.eldorado.com





     Office Locations:

702 Oak Grove Avenue
Menlo Park, CA 94025
Phone: 650-854-1200
Fax: 650-854-1202

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Stages:

  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth


 

Industries:

  • Communications & Networking
  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Founded in 1986, El Dorado Ventures is a venture capital partnership that invests across the technology sector and focuses primarily on datacenters & cloud computing, consumer internet, cleantech, communications, software and services. El Dorado Ventures typically invests at the early stage of a company's development. In some cases, the firm will consider investments in companies that have made further progress than a 'typical Series A.' While initial investments takes place at the early stage, El Dorado reserves sufficient capital to be a major investor in each portfolio company as it grows and raises subsequent financing rounds. El Dorado makes an average of six investments per year with its seed round investments ranging between $250,000 and $1 million, and its Series A financings typically ranging between $3 million and $5 million. In addition to California, the firm makes investments in the mid-U.S., particularly in Minnesota and Texas.



    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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    Charles Beeler General Partner
    Jeff Hinck General Partner
    Scott Irwin General Partner
    Stephanie McCoy CFO
    Steve Bourne CTO

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Atlantis Computing
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      Badgeville
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      Beckon
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      Bridgelux
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      Catalog Spree
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      Cortina Systems
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      Coupa Software
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      CrossLoop
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      Edgewater Networks
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      Grain Communications
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      InsideTrack
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      Integrated Device Technology
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      Jigsaw
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      Joyent
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      Lithium Technologies
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      LockPath
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      Luxury Link
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      Motista
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      Nanosys
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      NetCentrex


      Phonezoo.com
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      Picolight


      Prime Advantage
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      Proofpoint
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      RGB Networks
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      Rogue Wave Software
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      Sport Ngin
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      Tower Cloud
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      TST Media
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      USi
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      Webtrends
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      Women.com
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      Zolo Technologies
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    Recent News:


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