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Investments

134

Portfolio Exits

22

Funds

5

Service Providers

2

About Cowboy Ventures

Cowboy Ventures is a seed-stage focused fund that seeks to back exceptional founders who are building products that "re-imagine" work and personal life in large and growing markets.

Cowboy Ventures Headquarter Location

50 Churchill Ave

Palo Alto, California, 94306,

United States

650-400-0232

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Expert Collections containing Cowboy Ventures

Expert Collections are analyst-curated lists that highlight the companies you need to know in the most important technology spaces.

Find Cowboy Ventures in 2 Expert Collections, including Beauty & Personal Care.

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Beauty & Personal Care

58 items

Startups in the beauty & personal care space, including cosmetics brands, shaving startups, on-demand beauty services, salon management platforms, and more.

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Fitness Tech

227 items

We define fitness tech as companies leveraging software and technology to augment approaches to developing or maintaining physical fitness. Companies in this category develop tools and services including workout apps, wearables, and connected fitness equipment.

Latest Cowboy Ventures News

LaunchNotes Raises $15M in Series A Funding

Jun 3, 2022

LaunchNotes , a San Francisco, CA-based personalized, automated, and secure way to connect teams and users to the product development lifecycle, raised $15M in Series A funding. The round was led by Insight Partners, with participation from Atlassian Ventures, The New Normal Fund, Essence VC, and existing investors Cowboy Ventures and Bull City Venture Partners. The company intends to use the funds for expansion of from a product change communication solution to a full platform for Product Success. Cofounded by CEO Tyler Davis and COO Jake Brereton, LaunchNotes provides a suite of tools for targeted announcements, feedback collection, roadmap sharing, and more, to enable product teams to keep their customers, colleagues, and other key stakeholders connected to the product development cycle. LaunchNotes is serving product teams across the SaaS industry, including Loom, Hopin, Drata, Flatfile, Amplitude, MURAL, and many others. LaunchNotes’ co-founded the company after working at Atlassian in senior roles across Engineering, Product, and Marketing. FinSMEs 03/06/2022

Cowboy Ventures Investments

134 Investments

Cowboy Ventures has made 134 investments. Their latest investment was in Sucasa Technologies as part of their Seed VC on June 6, 2022.

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Cowboy Ventures Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

6/2/2022

Seed VC

Sucasa Technologies

$4.4M

Yes

1

3/21/2022

Seed VC

Arcol

$3.6M

Yes

1

1/26/2022

Seed VC - II

Byteboard

$5M

No

3

1/4/2022

Unattributed VC

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$99M

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10

12/6/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

Date

6/2/2022

3/21/2022

1/26/2022

1/4/2022

12/6/2021

Round

Seed VC

Seed VC

Seed VC - II

Unattributed VC

Series A

Company

Sucasa Technologies

Arcol

Byteboard

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Amount

$4.4M

$3.6M

$5M

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

3

10

10

Cowboy Ventures Portfolio Exits

22 Portfolio Exits

Cowboy Ventures has 22 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was The League on July 12, 2022.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Acquirer

Sources

7/12/2022

Acquired

$99M

1

4/1/2022

Acquired

$99M

8

6/7/2021

Acquired

$99M

15

5/10/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

3/9/2021

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

7/12/2022

4/1/2022

6/7/2021

5/10/2021

3/9/2021

Exit

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

8

15

10

10

Cowboy Ventures Fund History

5 Fund Histories

Cowboy Ventures has 5 funds, including Cowboy Ventures III.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

11/7/2019

Cowboy Ventures III

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$93.3M

5

12/31/2014

Cowboy Capital Fund II LLC

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$99M

10

8/13/2012

Cowboy Capital Fund I LLC

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$99M

10

7/1/2012

Cowboy Ventures I

$99M

0

Cowboy Ventures II

10

Closing Date

11/7/2019

12/31/2014

8/13/2012

7/1/2012

Fund

Cowboy Ventures III

Cowboy Capital Fund II LLC

Cowboy Capital Fund I LLC

Cowboy Ventures I

Cowboy Ventures II

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$93.3M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

5

10

10

0

10

Cowboy Ventures Service Providers

2 Service Providers

Cowboy Ventures has 2 service provider relationships

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Series A

Other

General Counsel

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Associated Rounds

Series A

Provider Type

Other

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Service Type

General Counsel

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Cowboy Ventures Team

1 Team Member

Cowboy Ventures has 1 team member, including current Founder, Managing Partner, Aileen W. Lee.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Aileen W. Lee

Founder, Managing Partner

Current

Name

Aileen W. Lee

Work History

Title

Founder, Managing Partner

Status

Current

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