TT  Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS)

http://www.mips.umd.edu





     Office Locations:

2100 Potomac Bldg.
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742-3415
Phone: 301-405-3891
Fax: 301-314-2658

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Energy & Clean Tech
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Manufacturing & Industrial
  • Medical Device

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    Description:

    The Maryland Industrial Partnerships (MIPS) program accelerates the commercialization of technology in Maryland by providing matching funds for collaborative R&D projects between companies and University System of Maryland faculty. With more than 400 Maryland companies participating in project awards since 1987, worth over $180 million, MIPS-supported products have generated more than $25.2 billion in sales. MIPS matching grants are awarded on a competitive basis for projects based on proposals submitted jointly by Maryland companies and re-searchers from any of the thirteen University System institutions. The maximum MIPS award for any single project is $100,000 per year for large and small companies and $90,000 for start-up firms.



    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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    Jeanne Pekny Program Administrative Specialist
    Joseph Naft Director
    Ronnie Gist Associate Director

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      AHPharma Technology
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      Aparna Biosciences
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      Autonomy Engine
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      Berkeley Springs Instruments
        web link


      BIKETOO
        web link


      Biomedica Management
        web link


      Brain Biosciences
        web link


      CARE-2
        web link


      Feature Flooring Products
        web link


      Fish Pro Grow
        web link


      Genovation Cars
        web link


      GlycoPure
        web link


      GreenSpacers
        web link


      HughesNet
        web link


      HY-TEK Bio
        web link


      Information Technologies Curves
        web link


      InstantLabs Medical Diagnostics
        web link


      Leadership Health
        web link


      Martek Biosciencs
        web link


      MedImmune
        web link


      Opticul Diagnostics
        web link


      Quantum Sail Design Group
        web link


      SilcsBio
        web link


      Synagis
        web link


      Vasoptic Medical
        web link


     

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