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Investments

32

Portfolio Exits

8

About Genacast Ventures

Genacast Ventures is a seed fund that invests up to $1M in B2B tech startups on the East Coast. Genacast Ventures is a partnership between serial entrepreneur Gil Beyda and Comcast Ventures. Genacast is sector-agnostic as long as companies fall within the scope of B2B marketplaces and B2B software.In terms of investment criteria, Genacast prefers the following:Funding stage: Seed-stage, typically first institutional money invested. Will lead or co-invest with Angel investors and other VCs.Investment Size: $500,000 to $1M. Total round sizes up to $2,500,000. Participate in follow-on rounds.Funding mode: Preferred stock only. No convertible debt.Geography: Northeastern United States, preferably along the Boston to Washington, DC corridor.

Genacast Ventures Headquarter Location

One Comcast Center 55th Floor

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19103,

United States

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Latest Genacast Ventures News

Ad Performance Data Platform STAQ Acquired by Operative

Mar 23, 2021

STAQ, the data collection, normalization, and visualization platform for programmatic ad performance, has been acquired by Operative, the broadcast management SaaS platform for linear and digital.“The combination of Operative and STAQ is as natural as it gets, with a common customer base and complementary product offerings.The combination of Operative and STAQ is as natural as it gets, with a common customer base and complementary product offerings.Investors in the company include Comcast Ventures, Core Capital Partners, Kinetic Ventures, Revel Partners, Genacast Ventures, The Hive, Pereg Ventures, and Core Capital.Operative continues to provide customers the tools needed to succeed in a dynamic and complex market. Disclaimer: This story is auto-aggregated & summarized by a computer program and has not been created by StartupAround.

Genacast Ventures Investments

32 Investments

Genacast Ventures has made 32 investments. Their latest investment was in STAQ as part of their Series B - II on December 12, 2017.

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Genacast Ventures Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

12/28/2017

Series B - II

STAQ

$2M

No

2

6/17/2016

Seed VC

Uptycs

$3M

Yes

Comcast Ventures, and Founder Collective

2

5/4/2016

Series B

STAQ

$5M

No

Core Capital Partners, Kinetic Ventures, Pereg Ventures, and Revel Partners

3

3/2/2016

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

12/3/2015

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

12/28/2017

6/17/2016

5/4/2016

3/2/2016

12/3/2015

Round

Series B - II

Seed VC

Series B

Seed VC

Series B

Company

STAQ

Uptycs

STAQ

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Amount

$2M

$3M

$5M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Comcast Ventures, and Founder Collective

Core Capital Partners, Kinetic Ventures, Pereg Ventures, and Revel Partners

Sources

2

2

3

10

10

Genacast Ventures Portfolio Exits

8 Portfolio Exits

Genacast Ventures has 8 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was STAQ on March 17, 2021.

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Companies

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Sources

3/17/2021

Acquired

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Exit

Acquired

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Valuation

$991

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Sources

5

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Genacast Ventures Team

1 Team Member

Genacast Ventures has 1 team member, including current Founder, Managing Partner, Gil Beyda.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Gil Beyda

Comcast Ventures, Tacoda, and Real Media

Founder, Managing Partner

Current

Name

Gil Beyda

Work History

Comcast Ventures, Tacoda, and Real Media

Title

Founder, Managing Partner

Status

Current

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