The people behind the ideas.
The ideas behind the companies.

Common Room
Common Room’s
Linda Lian
on integrating community into your company
Pendulum
Pendulum’s
Mark Listes
on finding hidden narratives in social media
OctoAI
OctoAI’s
Luis Ceze
on bringing ML to all platforms
Flexe
Flexe’s
Karl Siebrecht
on transforming the logistics industry
Spotnana
Spotnana’s
Sarosh Waghmar
on challenging a decades-old industry
Highspot
Highspot’s
Robert Wahbe
on customers, AI, and building relationships that last
Nautilus Bio
Nautilus Bio’s
Sujal Patel and Parag Mallick
on the proteome
SeekOut
SeekOut’s
Anoop Gupta
on hiring and untapped talent pools
Rover
Rover’s
Aaron Easterly
on the love of pets and finding the right partners
RelationalAI
RelationalAI’s
Molham Aref
on finding investors who believe in your passion
Statsig
Statsig’s
Vijaye Raji
on using data to build better products
Crowd Cow
Crowd Cow’s
Elizabeth Liu
on the power of e-commerce to transform an industry

Company List

  • Algorithmia
    Algorithmia’s AI Layer managed the machine learning lifecycle and automates the deployment of machine learning models at scale.
    Initial Investment
    2014
    Algorithmia’s AI Layer managed the machine learning lifecycle and automates the deployment of machine learning models at scale.
    Founders
    Kenny Daniel
    Diego Oppenheimer
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Datarobot 2021
    Initial Investment
    2014
  • Battlesnake
    Battlesnake is a multi-player programming game for experienced web developers where your code is the controller. We build games for programmers that encourage self-directed learning, are challenging to master, and are fun to share with friends and family.
    Initial Investment
    2021
    Battlesnake is a multi-player programming game for experienced web developers where your code is the controller. We build games for programmers that encourage self-directed learning, are challenging to master, and are fun to share with friends and family.
    Founders
    Brad Van Vugt
    Noah Warder
    Chris Hoefgen
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by DevCycle in 2023.
    Initial Investment
    2021
  • Chatitive
    Chatitive provided intelligent messaging experiences for businesses. The company was incubated with Madrona Venture Labs.
    Initial Investment
    2016
    Chatitive provided intelligent messaging experiences for businesses. The company was incubated with Madrona Venture Labs.
    Founders
    Andy Hollenbeck
    Daniel Pirone
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Mailchimp 2021
    Initial Investment
    2016
  • CloudCoreo
    CloudCoreo was a next-generation cloud management platform that enabled DevOps and SecOps teams to scale efficiently within and across cloud providers.
    Initial Investment
    2016
    CloudCoreo was a next-generation cloud management platform that enabled DevOps and SecOps teams to scale efficiently within and across cloud providers.
    Founders
    Jason Needham
    Paul Allan
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by VMWare 2018
    Initial Investment
    2016
  • Give InKind
    Give InKind is a platform for organizing support for anyone, from anywhere. Each InKind page allows friends, families, and communities to provide help in a way that works for them. From sending a meal to new parents to supporting a sick coworker, more than 3M people have come to Give InKind to answer the question “how can I help?”
    Initial Investment
    2019
    Give InKind is a platform for organizing support for anyone, from anywhere. Each InKind page allows friends, families, and communities to provide help in a way that works for them. From sending a meal to new parents to supporting a sick coworker, more than 3M people have come to Give InKind to answer the question “how can I help?”
    Founder
    Laura Malcolm
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Wolfe 2022
    Initial Investment
    2019
  • Integris
    Integris was a data risk intelligence solution that enables companies to discover, classify and control how they use customer data.
    Initial Investment
    2016
    Integris was a data risk intelligence solution that enables companies to discover, classify and control how they use customer data.
    Founders
    Kristina Bergman
    Uma Raghavan
    Raghuram Gollamudi
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by OneTrust 2020
    Initial Investment
    2016
  • Kitt.ai
    Kitt.ai’s was an early spin out from the Allen Institute of Artificial Intelligence focused on conversational intelligence.
    Initial Investment
    2016
    Kitt.ai’s was an early spin out from the Allen Institute of Artificial Intelligence focused on conversational intelligence.
    Founders
    Xuchen Yao
    Kenji Sagae
    Guoguo Chen
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Baidu 2017
    Initial Investment
    2016
  • Mighty AI
    Mighty AI delivers the human insights artificial intelligence (AI) engines need to see, hear, talk and “think” like humans. Its Training Data as a ServiceTM platform helps companies get the accurate, high-quality data sets they need to train and scale their computer vision and natural language models. Mighty AI was incubated with Madrona Venture Labs.
    Initial Investment
    2014
    Mighty AI delivers the human insights artificial intelligence (AI) engines need to see, hear, talk and “think” like humans. Its Training Data as a ServiceTM platform helps companies get the accurate, high-quality data sets they need to train and scale their computer vision and natural language models. Mighty AI was incubated with Madrona Venture Labs.
    Founders
    Matthew Bencke
    Daryn Nakhuda
    Patrick O'Donnell
    Matt Shobe
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Uber 2019
    Initial Investment
    2014
  • Saykara
    Saykara provides an AI-powered, voice activated virtual scribe for physicians.
    Initial Investment
    2017
    Saykara provides an AI-powered, voice activated virtual scribe for physicians.
    Founder
    Harjinder Sandu
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Nuance 2021
    Initial Investment
    2017
  • Shippable
    Shippable is a cloud-based continuous integration and delivery platform (CI/CD) that developers use to ship code and deliver app and microservices updates and plans to integrate it into its enterprise+ platform.
    Initial Investment
    2013
    Shippable is a cloud-based continuous integration and delivery platform (CI/CD) that developers use to ship code and deliver app and microservices updates and plans to integrate it into its enterprise+ platform.
    Founders
    Manisha Sahasrabudhe
    Avi Cavale
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by JFrog 2019
    Initial Investment
    2013
  • Style Genome
    Style Genome was a fully scalable 100% personalization SaaS solution for creating a unique shopping experience for individual customers in real time.
    Initial Investment
    2018
    Style Genome was a fully scalable 100% personalization SaaS solution for creating a unique shopping experience for individual customers in real time.
    Founders
    Mia Lewin
    Mike Dierken
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Wayfair 2021
    Initial Investment
    2018
  • Suplari
    Suplari applied AI-automated analytics and insights for procurement and finance teams.
    Initial Investment
    2017
    Suplari applied AI-automated analytics and insights for procurement and finance teams.
    Founders
    Nikesh Parekh
    Jeff Gerber
    Brian White
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Microsoft 2021
    Initial Investment
    2017
  • Tally
    Tally was a mobile tech platform deepening engagement around live events—built around a unique, free-to-play predictions experience.
    Initial Investment
    2017
    Tally was a mobile tech platform deepening engagement around live events—built around a unique, free-to-play predictions experience.
    Founders
    Russell Wilson
    Jason LeeKeenan
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Nike 2019
    Initial Investment
    2017
  • Unearth
    Unearth delivers a cloud-native collaboration and communication platform for building physical infrastructure from scratch or maintaining existing assets.
    Initial Investment
    2018
    Unearth delivers a cloud-native collaboration and communication platform for building physical infrastructure from scratch or maintaining existing assets.
    Founders
    Amy Hutchins
    Brian Saab
    Nate Miller
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Procore 2023
    Initial Investment
    2018
  • Wicket Labs
    Wicket Labs was a video analytics platform that provides customer insights into conversion, engagement and likelihood to churn across traditional and Over-the-Top channels.
    Initial Investment
    2017
    Wicket Labs was a video analytics platform that provides customer insights into conversion, engagement and likelihood to churn across traditional and Over-the-Top channels.
    Founders
    Martin Roberts
    Ian Blaime
    Eric Knutson
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Brightcove 2022
    Initial Investment
    2017
  • Xnor.ai
    Xnor.ai pioneered a lightweight AI framework that enabled deep learning, machine vision, and speech recognition to be done directly on resource constrained devices such as phones, embedded systems and Raspberry Pi Zero.
    Initial Investment
    2017
    Xnor.ai pioneered a lightweight AI framework that enabled deep learning, machine vision, and speech recognition to be done directly on resource constrained devices such as phones, embedded systems and Raspberry Pi Zero.
    Founders
    Ali Farhadi
    Mohammad Rastegari
    Investment Journey
    Acquired by Apple 2020
    Initial Investment
    2017