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EPIC Ventures

Founders Kent Madsen Nick Efstratis Todd Stevens

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Total investments 201
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$14M
Portfolio companies 110
Rounds per year 6.70
Lead investments 15
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.45
Exits 33
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture
Private Equity
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS
  • Health Care
  • Enterprise Software
Summary

In 1994 was created EPIC Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in North America in United States. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Salt Lake City.

This organization was formed by Kent Madsen, Nick Efstratis, Tim Draper, Todd Stevens. Besides them, we counted 5 critical employees of this fund in our database.

This EPIC Ventures works on 13 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The typical startup value when the investment from EPIC Ventures is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 3 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2015. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the EPIC Ventures, startups are often financed by Intel Capital, DFJ, Venrock. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Trident Capital, TomorrowVentures, Sun Mountain Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tullis Health Investors, Trident Capital, Intel Capital.

Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - United States. The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Zenefits, Insidesales.com, Ancestry Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Software, Security.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Sewer AI

Artificial Intelligence
Infrastructure
Machine Learning
Software
$15M18 Jun 2024 San Francisco, California, United States

Videra Health

Health Care
Hospital
Hospitality
Medical
$5M21 May 2024 Orem, Utah, United States

Daffodil Health

Health Care
Personal Health
$4M16 May 2024 Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Brim Financial

Banking
Credit Cards
Financial Services
FinTech
$67M03 Apr 2024 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Unlearn.AI

Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Biopharma
Clinical Trials
Life Science
Machine Learning
Software
$50M08 Feb 2024 San Francisco, California, United States

Fullcast.io

Operating Systems
SaaS
Sales
Sales Automation
Software
$34M10 Jan 2024 Washington, United States

Dr. Treat

Health Care
$2M15 Dec 2023 -

Culmination Bio

Biotechnology
Health Care
$10M30 Nov 2023 -

Amenities

Financial Services
Health Care
Loyalty Programs
$6M19 Sep 2023 Dallas, Texas, United States
News
ShardSecure Closes $2.5M in Pre-Series A Funding

– ShardSecure specializes in data security and privacy.
– Company raised $2.5m in Pre-Series A funding.
– The round was led by EPIC Ventures with participation from existing investors Industrifonden and cybersecurity expert Tom Noonan.
– The new investment will be used to accelerate the company’s growth, expand operations and business reach.

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Total investments 201
Average round size 14M
Rounds per year 6.70
Peak activity year 2015
Lead investments 15
Follow on index 0.45
Exits 33
Group Appearance index 0.94

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Sewer AI

Artificial Intelligence
Infrastructure
Machine Learning
Software
$15M18 Jun 2024 San Francisco, California, United States

Videra Health

Health Care
Hospital
Hospitality
Medical
$5M21 May 2024 Orem, Utah, United States

Daffodil Health

Health Care
Personal Health
$4M16 May 2024 Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Brim Financial

Banking
Credit Cards
Financial Services
FinTech
$67M03 Apr 2024 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Unlearn.AI

Artificial Intelligence
Bioinformatics
Biopharma
Clinical Trials
Life Science
Machine Learning
Software
$50M08 Feb 2024 San Francisco, California, United States

Fullcast.io

Operating Systems
SaaS
Sales
Sales Automation
Software
$34M10 Jan 2024 Washington, United States

Dr. Treat

Health Care
$2M15 Dec 2023 -

Culmination Bio

Biotechnology
Health Care
$10M30 Nov 2023 -

Amenities

Financial Services
Health Care
Loyalty Programs
$6M19 Sep 2023 Dallas, Texas, United States
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