I  Start Co.

http://www.neverstop.co





     Office Locations:

88 Union Ave 2nd Floor
Memphis, TN 38103
Phone: 901-213-7795

 

Stages:

  • Early
  • Seed


 

Industries:

  • Information Technology
  • Media & Digital Media
  • Sports & Entertainment

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    Description:

    Start Co. was established by a group of Memphis area leaders to grow the city's entrepreneurial community. Through events designed to highlight Memphis' entrepreneurial activities, Start Co. hopes to welcome and nurture new technology startup businesses. Start Co. (501c3) supports the earliest stages of entrepreneurship in Memphis with dynamic programs that are designed to help potential entrepreneurs to take the first actionable steps of starting a new business. Additionally, Start Co. supplies ad hoc mentoring and a co-working space to lower the economic barrier of entry to incubation. For startups and businesses, Start Co. provides Memphis' only dynamic innovation economy programming to keep up-to-speed on the latest trends.



    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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    Al Pickett VP of Diversity
    Andre Fowlkes Co-President
    Eric Mathews Founder, CEO, and President
    Hillary Quirk Community Manager
    Mara Lewis Entrepreneur-in-Residence

     

    Recent Funding Events (trailing 12 months):


      Date


      Name


      State


      Amount


      Stage


      05/11/2017


      Lighthouse


      CA


      $17,000,000


      


     

    Portfolio companies include:


      eDivv
        web link


      Lighthouse
        web link


      MentorMe
        web link


      Musistic
        web link


      Play-tag
        web link


      Screwpulp
        web link


      Troopto
        web link


     

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