VC  Envest Ventures

http://www.envestventures.com





     Office Locations:

2101 Parks Avenue, Suite 401
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Phone: 757-437-3000
Fax: 757-437-3884

 

Stages:

  • Early


 

Industries:

  • Financial Services
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Founded in 2000, Envest Ventures is a private equity fund located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Envest supplies early stage capital to basic industries. Envest invests in a relatively broad range of basic industries, with a focus on manufacturing, healthcare services, and franchising. The firm invests in privately-held companies throughout the East Coast, with a weighting toward Virginia-based companies. Since inception, Envest has created three limited partnership funds totaling $162 million in capital. Envest's first fund, Envest Ventures I, invested in 13 companies, and made its final investment in April 2000. In March 2004, Envest announced the closing of its second fund, Envest II, a $48.3 million fund. Envest III closed a third fund of $72.7 million in May 2008. Envest III has since made 6 portfolio investments. Envest initially invests between $2 million to $10 million in a single portfolio company. Envest invests in a relatively broad range of basic industries including healthcare, franchising, manufacturing, software, retail, business services and non-revolutionary technologies.


     

    Funds:


      Fund Name


      Amount


      Date

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    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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    David Kaufman Founding Member and Senior Managing Director
    John Garel Founding Member and Senior Managing Director
    Lisa Parks Vice President of Analysis

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      1-800-Pack-Rat
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      Alexin
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      Alienware
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      Commercial Credit Group
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      Earl Industries
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      EndoChoice
        web link


      Geeks on Call
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      Home Care Delivered
        web link


      JLS Automation
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      Liberty Tax Service
        web link


      LivingWell Health Solutions
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      MiniLuxe
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      NuScript
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      Polymera
        web link


      Service Center Metals
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      Specialty Coating & Laminating
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      Visicu


     

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