Category Archives: Venture Capital

Our Investment in K9 Ventures

We recently invested in K9 Ventures’ third fund, a $42M “pre-seed” fund with a strong focus on emerging technologies (more on the pre-seed naming convention in a minute). Manu Kumar, who runs the firm, did a nice job of talking about his fund and its strategy here. We are excited to formally partner with Manu […]

Partner Funds

This last week marked a year since we publicly announced Foundry Group Next. The timing also happens to mark the second anniversary of our starting to work together on the portfolio. I wake up every morning thankful for the group of people that we get to work with every day. One of the secrets to […]

Our Investment in Chowbotics

We are pleased to announce that Foundry Venture Capital 2016, L.P. has completed its initial investment in Chowbotics. Based in Silicon Valley, Chowbotics has developed robots that make food in restaurants and cafeterias. At Foundry, we are always on the look-out for interesting Human Computer Interaction (HCI) companies. This investment theme has led to our […]

Foundry Group is now a Certified B Corp!

Foundry Group has always focused on community. From our work across all manner of community organizations, to bringing key industry conferences to our home town of Boulder, to supporting entrepreneurs, we’ve always looked for ways to engage productively in the markets we work in. We’re firm believers in doing more than just talking. We are […]