§ Founded in 2004, SoftTech VC has backed 143 seed
stage startups in consumer internet, devices and Saas
§ 80% of the portfolio is in Silicon Valley, 10% is in New-York,
the rest is in SoCal, Boulder and Toronto/Waterloo
§ To date:
§ 30+ companies have generated $1.5B in total exit
§ 70+ companies have raised $1.5B in follow-on financing
§ Top quartile performer in all funds
SoftTech is very much a startup – it just happens to operate
in the VC market. It was bootstrapped for 3 years (Fund I) –
and then scaled by raising $155M (Fund II, III, IV).
And yes, it had zero chance of being a success.