VC  Solidus Company

http://www.solidus.com





     Office Locations:

4015 Hillsboro Pike, Suite 214
Nashville, TN 37215
Phone: 615-665-3818

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Business Services
  • Consumer Products & Services
  • Information Technology
  • Life Sciences & Healthcare
  • Retail & Restaurant

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    Description:

    Solidus Company is a private investment firm partnership that pursues a strategy of long-term investments in both the public and private equity markets. The firm manages four funds: Solidus Company LP, Solidus-TNInvestco, DeSoto Partners, and JumpStart Foundry. Solidus pursues investment opportunities in the three primary industries: Healthcare Services, Applied Technology and Information Services/Media. The Solidus-TNInvestco fund follows investment guidelines established by the State of Tennesse (see TNInvestco). For the Seed Stage, Solidus has established a growing system of micro-fund accelerators. These include Jumpstart Foundry, Seed Hatchery, Venture Incite, and Co-starts, and are located in Nashville, Memphis, Oak Ridge, and Chattanooga, respectively. For the Angel Stage, the Solidus Academy serves as a diverse collection of expert mentors, coaches, and board members, and enables Solidus Company to fill the critically-needed function of 'lead angel.' JumpStart Foundry (see profile) is a micro-fund designed to provide $15,000 each to between 10 and 14 entrepreneurs per year.



    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.
    Brad Reed Partner
    Townes Duncan Founder and Managing Partner
    Vic Gatto Partner

     

    Portfolio companies include:


      American Learning Systems
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      Auramist
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      Bright Horizons Family Solutions
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      Change Healthcare
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      checkd.in
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      Confirmation
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      Documentary Channel
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      Giant Photos
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      GiantPhotos
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      Investment Scorecard
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      J. Alexander's
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      Just a Pinch Recipes
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      Kodi Klip
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      Medical Newspapers
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      Motricity
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      New Constructs
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      OnFocus Healthcare


      Seed Hatchery
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      Spirit Broadband
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      TrackPoint Systems
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      Tricycle
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      VentureIncite
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