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Bluegrass Angels

Investor type Angel Group


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Total investments 16
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 14
Rounds per year 0.84
Lead investments 1
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 3
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Software
  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Biofuel

Bluegrass Angels appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 2003. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in United States. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Lexington.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Health Care, Software. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight TNG Pharmaceuticals, Mersive, Allylix.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Bluegrass Angels, startups are often financed by Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation (KSTC), Tate & Lyle Ventures, Tech Coast Angels. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kentucky Science and Technology Corporation (KSTC), Commonwealth Seed Capital, Tech Coast Angels. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tate & Lyle Ventures, Tech Coast Angels, Pasadena Angels.

Comparing to the other companies, this Bluegrass Angels performs on 0 percentage points less the average number of lead investments. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The high activity for fund was in 2007. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 6 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. When the investment is from Bluegrass Angels the average startup value is 1-5 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Productivity Tools
Software Engineering
$1M15 Jul 2022 Prospect, Kentucky, United States

Health Care
$230K01 Jan 2021 Paducah, Kentucky, United States

Market Research
$30K27 Oct 2020 Lexington, Kentucky, United States

Funding Platform
$90K17 Oct 2020 Louisville, Kentucky, United States


Data Visualization
Information Services
$5M18 Aug 2020 Louisville, Kentucky, United States


Enterprise Software
Financial Services
Marketing Automation
$1M04 Dec 2015 Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Hippo Manager Software

Health Care
26 Jun 2015 Lexington, Kentucky, United States

TNG Pharmaceuticals

Health Care
$4M06 Feb 2014 Louisville, Kentucky, United States


$3M13 Apr 2010 San Diego, California, United States


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