NYC Seed

NYC Seed

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Headquarters Location

United States, Brooklyn


NYC Seed was established in 2008, and is a well known VC. The primary office of this VC is located in Brooklyn. This investor is located in North America, United States.

We also identified another 3 core personnel in our database.

The fund typically enters into 2-6 deals annually. Typical investments for this fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. This fund was the most active in 2011. The most exits for the fund occurred in 2017. NYC Seed is involved in 3 percentage points less than the average amount of lead investments when compared with other funds.

We can highlight the most popular investment areas for this fund, such as Enterprise Software, Ticketing. In addition, there are 17 more industries where it has achieved success. The country of its foundation and the country of its most frequent investments coincides - United States. Datadog, EachScape, Zipmark are amongst the various portfolio companies of this fund. The average start-up age at the time of investment by this fund is 2-3. The fund has a preferred number of founders for start-ups that it invests in. When a start-up has 4 or 5+ founders, the probability of closing the deal is low.

The fund usually invests in rounds together with 4-5 others. Besides NYC Seed, start-ups are typically funded by Founder Collective, ff Venture Capital, RRE Ventures and 22 more VCs. Other VCs who often invest in the same rounds are Founder Collective, Contour Venture Partners, RRE Ventures, the total number of co-investors is 28. The investors in the following rounds are usually RRE Ventures, Contour Venture Partners, Founder Collective, and 41 VCs in total.

Year Founded


Fund Activity

Not operative

Mail Rule [rules by which you can get an email of an interesting for you fund employee, knowing only the name and surname of this employee]

Domain name:; User name format in descending order of probability: first, first '.' last

Group Appearance [how often fund is operating separately from groups with shared interest]

100.0% of cases

Follow-on Index [how often fund is ready to support its portfolio startup at next rounds]

16.7% of cases

Average Multiplicator [the average ratio of the last valuation of portfolio startups to their total amount of financing raised]


Average Portfolio Company
Exit Age [the average age of portfolio startups at which they go public or become acquired]

0.6 years

Success / Strategy Similarity
Index [the matching between fund's investment strategy and its proved successes in the form of portfolio startups high valuations]

0.1 out of 1

Number of Unicorns [amount of portfolio companies, which were valuated at more then $1B]


Funds Investing in Previous

Founder Collective, ff Venture Capital, RRE Ventures

Funds Investing in Following

RRE Ventures, Contour Venture Partners, Founder Collective

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