Xometry Acquires MakeTime

We’re pleased to announce that Foundry Group portfolio company MakeTime has been acquired by Xometry. This acquisition brings together the country’s two top manufacturing network businesses and creates the largest on-demand manufacturing platform in the United States. As part of the transaction, Foundry Group Next led a $25 million round of financing for the newly […]

How can LPs conduct diligence on accusations of sexual harassment?: Start by asking the question.

Over the past year, there have been a number of sexual harassment scandals in tech, especially involving venture capitalists. The power dynamic in our industry has enabled bad actors to harass founders seeking capital and junior employees trying to work their way up in a very competitive and historically male-dominated industry. Some in the industry […]

Our Investment in Section.io

We are pleased to announce that Foundry Group has made a Series A investment in Section.io. Based in Boulder, CO and Sydney, Australia, Section.io is building a modular, API-driven reverse-proxy layer to provide web engineers with greater flexibility, transparency, and control over advanced edge compute for delivery of their web applications. Section.io was founded in […]

Our Investment in Arthur Ventures

As we build out our Partner Fund portfolio, we look for opportunities to strengthen existing relationships in our ecosystem. We’ve known the Arthur Ventures team for several years and were thrilled to welcome them to the Foundry Group family earlier this year. Based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Arthur Ventures invests in fast-growing, scalable, enterprise software companies […]

Foundry Group – Best for the World for Workers

Today, Foundry Group was recognized for creating the most positive impact for our workers based on an independent, comprehensive assessment administered by the nonprofit B Lab. Honorees are featured on B the Change, the digital Medium publication produced by B Lab, at bthechange.com/bestfortheworld. Foundry Group announced its’ certification as a B Corp over two years […]