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Jumpstart Ventures

Investor type Micro VC


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Total investments 57
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 38
Rounds per year 4.75
Lead investments 4
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 12
Key employees 5
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Software
  • Mobile
  • Information Technology
  • E-Commerce

Jumpstart Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2011. The main department of described VC is located in the Chicago. The venture was found in North America in United States.

The top activity for fund was in 2013. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. This Jumpstart Ventures works on 9 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The real fund results show that this VC is 8 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other companies.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4 participants. Despite the Jumpstart Ventures, startups are often financed by Pritzker Group Venture Capital, OCA Ventures, Lakewest Venture Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Listen Ventures, Lakewest Venture Partners, OCA Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Lakewest Venture Partners, Chicago Ventures, OCA Ventures.

We also calculated 5 valuable employees in our database.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight SMS Assist, Base, DialogTech. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Health Care, E-Commerce. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Customer Service
Information Technology
Mobile Apps
Product Design
Technical Support
$20M13 Sep 2022 California, United States

Centerline Biomedical

Health Care
$33M27 Jun 2022 Cleveland, Ohio, United States


Supply Chain Management
$19M02 Jun 2022 Cleveland, Ohio, United States

My One Medical Source

Health Care
$1M19 Apr 2022 Westlake, Ohio, United States


Financial Services
$6M16 Mar 2022 Austin, Texas, United States


Financial Services
$6M11 Mar 2022 Austin, Texas, United States


Consumer Research
Health Care
Market Research
$1M09 Jun 2021 Cleveland, Ohio, United States


Big Data
$2M29 Jan 2019 Chicago, Illinois, United States


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$7M11 Aug 2016 Chicago, Illinois, United States


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