Investors

  • Altien Ventures

    Altien Ventures is an Oregon-based fund launched in 2007 by John Miner and Ater Wynne partner Bill Campbell.

  • Bessemer Venture Partners

    Bessemer Venture Partners is a global investment group with offices in Silicon Valley, Boston, New York, Bangalore, Mumbai, Shanghai, and Tel Aviv.

    As the oldest venture capital practice in the United States, Bessemer has partnered as an active, hands-on investor in Ciena, Ingersoll Rand, Parametric, Skype, Staples, VeriSign and W.R. Grace and over 100 other companies that have gone public.

    For more information, please visit www.bvp.com.

  • Best Buy

    Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) operates a global portfolio of brands with a commitment to growth and innovation.

    Our employees strive to provide customers around the world with superior experiences by responding to their unique needs and aspirations. We sell consumer electronics, home-office products, entertainment software, appliances and related services through approximately 1,200 retail stores across the United States, throughout Canada and in China.

    For more information, please visit www.bestbuy.com.

  • DAG Ventures

    DAG Ventures is a venture capital partnership investing in and helping outstanding entrepreneurs create leading, long-term companies across a range of markets.

    With roots from the 1980's in cable TV, infrastructure, media, and wireless industries, the partnership today is privileged to work with world-class entrepreneurs as they build tomorrow's leaders in the information technology, energy, and life science sectors.

    For more information, please visit www.dagventures.com.

  • Intel Capital

    Intel Capital, Intel's global investment organization, makes equity investments in innovative technology start-ups and companies worldwide.

    Intel Capital invests in a broad range of companies offering hardware, software and services targeting enterprise, home, mobility, health, consumer Internet, semiconductor manufacturing, and cleantech. Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested more than US$6 billion in approximately 1,000 companies in more than 40 countries. In that timeframe, about 157 portfolio companies have gone public on various exchanges around the world and another 187 have been acquired by other companies. In 2006, Intel Capital invested about US$1.07 billion in 163 deals with approximately 60 percent of funds (excluding Clearwire) invested outside the United States.

    For more information on Intel Capital and its differentiated advantages, visit www.intelcapital.com.

  • Icon Ventures

    Based in Palo Alto, California, Icon Ventures is an independent venture capital partnership that currently has $350 million under management.

    The firm invests alongside top-tier venture firms in early-stage technology companies with true breakout potential. Icon Ventures can meaningfully add value with capital, the experience of seasoned venture capital investors and the deployment of our Asia business development team that helps portfolio companies generate revenue from customers in Japan and other parts of Asia.

    For more information, please visit www.iconventures.com.

  • Onkyo Corporation

    Onkyo Corporation, founded in 1946, is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of digital audio/video products with superior audio and visual technologies, as well as traditional analogue audio and speaker systems.

    Onkyo products include DVD/CD players, amplifiers, home stereo speakers, and home theater systems. Furthermore, Onkyo also manufactures and offers to the Japanese market innovative PC and PC peripheral products with high-quality audio capabilities. Since Onkyo merged Sotec Corporation (Japanese PC manufacturer) in 2008, Onkyo has been expanding the growth of the PC business. Onkyo also engages in its contract business of supplying Onkyo’s quality products like speakers for automobiles, television, video games, and other various products.

    Onkyo’s worldwide headquarters is in Japan.

    For more information, please visit www.onkyo.com.

  • Panasonic Venture Group

    The Venture Group of global consumer electronics leader Panasonic creates technology partnerships between private companies and research and development units of Panasonic.

    To promote strong strategic alliances, venture capital investments are made in companies that present a technology based advantage to Panasonic. Partnerships may result in strategic alliances, co-development agreements, and other beneficial arrangements. The Venture Group is based in San Jose, California.

    For more information, please visit www.panasonicventures.com.

  • Polycom

    Polycom, Inc. is the worldwide leader in unified collaborative solutions.

    Integrating the broadest array of high definition video, wired and wireless voice, and content solutions, Polycom is the smart choice for organizations seeking a proven competitive advantage for the ultimate collaborative experience.

    For more information, please visit www.polycom.com.

  • Redpoint Ventures

    Redpoint Ventures focuses on partnering with and funding innovative companies that have the potential to define, lead, and change industries.

    Redpoint partners have many decades of experience and success in technology investing; combined with this foundation, the firm is able to leverage a thriving network of entrepreneurs, partners, and industry experts to accelerate building market-leading companies. Redpoint was founded in 1999 by partners from two of the top firms in the venture capital industry and currently has over $2 billion under management. The firm is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA with offices in Los Angeles and Shanghai, China.

    For more information, please visit www.redpoint.com.