Austin Ventures

Austin Ventures (AV) is a private equity firm focused on venture capital and growth equity investments in business services and supply chain, financial services, new media, Internet, and information services companies nationally with a focus on Texas.wikipedia
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Some venture capital investors include Austin Ventures, Central Texas Angels Network, and Tritium Partners.

Private equity firm

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Austin Ventures (AV) is a private equity firm focused on venture capital and growth equity investments in business services and supply chain, financial services, new media, Internet, and information services companies nationally with a focus on Texas.

Venture capital

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Austin Ventures (AV) is a private equity firm focused on venture capital and growth equity investments in business services and supply chain, financial services, new media, Internet, and information services companies nationally with a focus on Texas.

Austin, Texas

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The firm, which is based in Austin, Texas, was founded in 1984.

Private equity fund

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AV has raised approximately $3.9 billion since inception across ten private equity funds.

Growth capital

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Austin Ventures (AV) is a private equity firm focused on venture capital and growth equity investments in business services and supply chain, financial services, new media, Internet, and information services companies nationally with a focus on Texas.

Silverton Partners

Silverton Partners was founded by Bill Wood, a founder of Austin Ventures, in 2005.

SunRiver Data Systems

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SunRiver Data Systems was a division of SunRiver Corporation, a private company founded in 1986 in Jackson, Mississippi by four electrical engineers (Ronnie Hughes, Bill Long, Kester Rice, and Gerald Youngblood), all former employees of Diversified Technology, Inc. Initially funded by a local businessman, the company moved to Austin, Texas in 1989 after acquiring venture capital financing from Sevin Rosen Funds and Austin Ventures.

Key Ring (software)

On February 11, 2011, Key Ring received 1.75 million dollars in Series A funding from Austin Ventures, a venture capital and growth equity firm based in Texas.

Convio

Convio was founded in November 1999 by Vinay Bhagat and Dave Crooke, using venture capital funding led by Austin Ventures.

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Asset International was acquired in January 2009, by venture capital firm, Austin Ventures which sold to Genstar Capital in July 2014.

SolarWinds

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During 2007, SolarWinds raised funding from Austin Ventures, Bain Capital, and Insight Venture Partners.

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Sponsors have included Andrews Kurth LLP, NTEC, Ignite Restaurant Group, Austin Ventures, and The Coulter Group.

Mavenir Systems

Another funding round for $13.5 million backed by Alloy Ventures, Austin Ventures and North Bridge Venture Partners was completed in June 2010.

Eagle Eye Networks

Enrique Salem, prior CEO of Symantec and Austin Ventures also invested in the round.

HomeAway

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HomeAway raised a total of $405 million in venture-capital which was funded by venture capital firms Austin Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Technology Crossover Ventures, and Trident Capital.

RetailMeNot

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The company raised $300 million in funding from Austin Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Adams Street Partners, Institutional Venture Partners, JP Morgan and Google Ventures.

Chris DeWolfe

In 2010, DeWolfe received backing from Austin Ventures to purchase MindJolt, a social gaming platform, with former MySpace colleagues Aber Whitcomb and Colin Digiaro.

Worksoft

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Texas-based Austin Ventures and California-based Crecendo Ventures are major investors.