Cultivation Capital Founded 2012
Founders Brian Matthews Cliff Holekamp Jim McKelvey Kyle Welborn Peter Esparrago Rick Holton Jr.
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Total investments 58
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$4M
Portfolio companies 58
Rounds per year 6.44
Lead investments 41
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.48
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Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed
Areas of investment
AgTech
FinTech
Life Science
Software
Venture Capital
Summary

In 2012 was created Cultivation Capital, which is appeared as VC. The main office of represented VC is situated in the St Louis. The venture was found in North America in United States.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are SaaS, Financial Services. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Gainsight, Host Analytics, Tioma Therapeutics

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the Cultivation Capital, startups are often financed by St. Louis Arch Angels, SixThirty, Cliff Holekamp. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are iSELECT FUND, SixThirty, Serra Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by iSELECT FUND, Cliff Holekamp, St. Louis Arch Angels.

The fund is generally included in 13-24 deals every year. The top activity for fund was in 2015. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2018. Deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 32 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. This Cultivation Capital works on 23 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. When the investment is from Cultivation Capital the average startup value is 1-5 millions dollars.

The current fund was established by Brian Matthews, Cliff Holekamp, Jim McKelvey, Kyle Welborn, Peter Esparrago, Rick Holton, Jr.. Besides them, we counted 22 critical employees of this fund in our database.

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Latest deals
CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation
Balto
Analytics
Artificial Intelligence
Software
Speech Recognition
Sports
Seed
3M26 Sep 2019 United States, City of Saint Louis
Well Principled
Marketing Automation
Predictive Analytics
Software
Supply Chain Management
Pre-Seed
1000K31 Mar 2019 United States, City of Saint Louis
GAN Integrity
Compliance
SaaS
Software
Series A
9M01 Feb 2017 United States, New York
Emplify
Analytics
Human Resources
Information Technology
Internet
Mobile Apps
SaaS
Social Media
Software
Venture - Series Unknown
7M17 Sep 2018 United States, Fishers
Emplify
Analytics
Human Resources
Information Technology
Internet
Mobile Apps
SaaS
Social Media
Software
Series B
15M10 Oct 2019 United States, Fishers
CardiaLen
Biotechnology
Life Science
Medical Device
Series B
17M10 Oct 2018 United States, Minneapolis
Sharpen Technologies
Enterprise Software
SaaS
Software
VoIP
Venture - Series Unknown
15M12 Mar 2019 United States, Indianapolis
Assembly
Apps
Collaboration
Communities
Crowdsourcing
E-Commerce
Financial Services
FinTech
Information Technology
Internet
Manufacturing
Open Source
Payments
Quality Assurance
Software
Web Design
Series A
10M15 Jun 2016 United States, Culver City
Summersalt
E-Commerce
Fashion
Retail
Wearables
Series B
17M20 Dec 2019 United States, City of Saint Louis
Numerated
Banking
Financial Services
FinTech
Lending
Marketing Automation
Series A
9M16 May 2017 United Kingdom, Boston
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