VC  Serra Ventures

http://www.serraventures.com





     Office Locations:

2021 South First Street, Suite 206
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-819-5200
Fax: 217-819-5205

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Expansion
  • Growth
  • Middle Market


 

Industries:

  • Food & Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Software & Internet

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    Description:

    Founded in 1998, Serra Ventures, LLC, along with Serra Capital I and Serra Capital II, provides professional advisory services and entrepreneurial capital to emerging enterprises in the Central Illinois area and other selected geographies. Serra Ventures provides Business Plan Development, Strategic Planning, Capital Formation, Organization Development, Merger/Acquisition Transaction Assistance, and Entrepreneur-in-Residence Assistance. Deploying an 'efficient capital'model and embracing lean start up practices, Serra Capital typically invests in the sectors of Information Technology, Devices & Instrumentation and Materials & Ag Tech. Serra Capital I has invested 24 companies, closing at $5M, while Serra Capital II has just recently launched.


     

    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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    Dennis Beard Managing Partner
    Robert Schultz Managing Partner
    Steve Beck Venture Partner
    Tim Hoerr CEO and Managing Partner

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      11/16/2017


      PayStand


      CA


      $6,000,000


      Series A


      11/06/2017


      Opendorse


      NE


      $3,500,000


      Series A


      08/16/2017


      CureMatch


      CA


      undisclosed


      Bridge


      05/31/2017


      Inprentus


      IL


      $1,500,000


      Series A


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      Adarza
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      Agrible
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      Albert
        web link


      Clearstream
        web link


      CureMatch
        web link


      Earshot
        web link


      GlucoSentient
        web link


      Innara Health
        web link


      Inprentus
        web link


      IntelliWheels
        web link


      Ocean Comm
        web link


      Opendorse
        web link


      PayStand
        web link


      Persio
        web link


      Personify
        web link


      Phi Optics
        web link


      Printec
        web link


      RiNGR
        web link


      Rithmio
        web link


      Serionix
        web link


      Spinlight
        web link


      The Product Manufactory
        web link


     

    Recent News:


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