A  Forza Ventures

http://forzaventures.com





     Office Locations:

743 Leona Lane
Mountain View, CA 94040

 

Stages:

  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Forza Ventures is the Angel investing vehicle for Andrea Zurek, who is currently a Founding Partner at XG Ventures (see profile), an angel investment company. Prior to founding Forza, Andrea worked at Google, as a Regional Sales Manager and as an Agency Training Program Manager, within the direct sales organization. Ms. Zurek was with Google for over 7 years, joining in early 2000, and was one of the original sales people hired to sell Google advertising. For five years, she built and managed the West Coast sales region, hiring, managing and leading over 30 sales people with annual bookings of $100M+. Collectively, Andrea Zurek has invested in over 17 early stage companies.



    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 or Silicon Valley Database subscription.
    Andrea Zurek Founder

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      dotblu
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      EatLime
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      Facebook
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      faceCake
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      Foundog
        web link


      Global Fresh Foods
        web link


      gOS
        web link


      Lotus Vodka
        web link


      Metropark
        web link


      Pathwork Diagnostics
        web link


      Phonevite
        web link


      Plusmo
        web link


      Podaddies
        web link


      Posterous
        web link


      Rallypoint
        web link


      Red Mango
        web link


      Scoopler
        web link


      Tapulous
        web link


      Trade4Cause
        web link


      Tsumobi
        web link


     

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