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Investments

73

Portfolio Exits

16

Funds

5

Service Providers

1

About RedShift Ventures

RedShift Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm focused on technology transfer and spin outs. The firm has $220M under management and is headquartered in Arlington, VA. They specifically seek out opportunities to transfer or spin-out technologies from universities, research centers and corporations. Sectors of interest include communications, microelectronics and information technology.The firm was formerly known as Spacevest Capital (until May 2006)

RedShift Ventures Headquarter Location

2425 Wilson Boulevard Suite 402

Arlington, Virginia, 22201-3326,

United States

703.904.9800

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Investor Profile: RedShift Ventures

Mar 12, 2013

Apple Ransom Parker from RedShift Ventures is a member of FundingPost online! Venture Fund Member Profile Share This Profile: RedShift Ventures is a proven and trusted leader with more than 10 years of investing success and $270 Million in assets under management. Investments focus on: Communications, Microelectronics, Software n our decade of experience working together, RedShift Ventures has established a record of success finding, funding, and building advanced technology companies of lasting value. We focus on a few key sub-sectors of the communications and information technology industries - areas which receive large amounts of research and development funding. We leverage this funding and technology to create companies that provide compelling products and services to exciting new markets. Ransom Parker Managing Director RedShift Ventures Ransom Parker has led investments in several RedShift portfolio companies. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Blue Ridge Networks, Converged Access, Novariant, Privaris and Telarix. Former portfolio companies include Cronos Integrated Microsystems (acquired by JDS Uniphase), Sandburst (acquired by Broadcom), MSI Software (acquired by AtStaff) and V3 Systems (acquired by Click Commerce). Before joining RedShift in 1998, Parker was president, chief operating officer and director of the AFFINITY Systems Division of The Compucare Company (acquired by Quadramed), a healthcare information systems software developer. Parker spearheaded AFFINITY's successful transition from an outsourcing and services business model to an enterprise class software product delivery and support model. He also worked to secure a $32 million private equity placement and two business acquisitions. Prior to The Compucare Company, Parker was the Mid-Atlantic regional operations manager for Shared Medical Systems Corporation (acquired by Siemens AG) and he held progressively more responsible executive management positions with Technicon Data Systems (acquired by Eclipsys). Parker received a B.S. in biological sciences from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a M.H.A. in healthcare administration from The George Washington University. Representative Investments Analytical Graphics, Inc. Analytical Graphics is the leading supplier of commercial off-the-shelf analysis software for the space industry Astrovision International, inc. Astrovision is a global media company creating the first commercial geostationary earth observation system to provide weather, national event, and earth viewing content to consumers. MDLinx.com MDLinx.com leverages proprietary software through a network of sites that provide highly focused news and information to physicians on a daily basis allowing them to stay current in their specialty areas. V3 Systems, Inc V3 Systems, a recognized leader in providing innovative enterprise supply chain execution and warehouse management applications for automating business processes and providing supply chain visibility across global distribution networks. Acquired by Optum, Inc. About FundingPost For over Fourteen Years FundingPost has worked with thousandsof Angel and Venture Capital Investors. We believe that it isimportant to reach investors in every medium possible -both online and offline. We have been directly responsible fortons of success stories and Millions and Millions of dollars raised.We look forward to introducing your company to the leading Venture and Angel Investors nationwide. Sign up now: Entrepreneurs / Investors Join the FundingPost email list and learn how, when and where you can meet these Investors: Other Venture Profiles:

RedShift Ventures Investments

73 Investments

RedShift Ventures has made 73 investments. Their latest investment was in TerraGo Technologies as part of their Series C - II on October 10, 2013.

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RedShift Ventures Investments Activity

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

10/10/2013

Series C - II

TerraGo Technologies

$1M

No

1

9/3/2013

Series A

Shared Spectrum Company

$3M

Yes

2

2/26/2013

Series C

TerraGo Technologies

$5.5M

No

3

10/10/2012

Series G

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$99M

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0

9/15/2011

Series B

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$99M

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10

Date

10/10/2013

9/3/2013

2/26/2013

10/10/2012

9/15/2011

Round

Series C - II

Series A

Series C

Series G

Series B

Company

TerraGo Technologies

Shared Spectrum Company

TerraGo Technologies

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Amount

$1M

$3M

$5.5M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

2

3

0

10

RedShift Ventures Portfolio Exits

16 Portfolio Exits

RedShift Ventures has 16 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Telarix on January 14, 2016.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

1/14/2016

Acq - Fin

2

3/17/2015

Acquired

1

12/13/2011

Acquired

1

11/6/2008

Acquired

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0

7/11/2008

Acquired

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$99M

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0

Date

1/14/2016

3/17/2015

12/13/2011

11/6/2008

7/11/2008

Exit

Acq - Fin

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

1

1

0

0

RedShift Ventures Fund History

5 Fund Histories

RedShift Ventures has 5 funds, including RedShift Ventures III LP.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

9/1/2002

RedShift Ventures III LP

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

$85M

1

12/31/1999

RedShift Ventures II LP

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$99M

10

7/2/1995

SpaceVest Fund LP

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$99M

10

9/3/1993

SpaceVest Partners LP

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$99M

10

RedShift Ventures IV LP

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10

Closing Date

9/1/2002

12/31/1999

7/2/1995

9/3/1993

Fund

RedShift Ventures III LP

RedShift Ventures II LP

SpaceVest Fund LP

SpaceVest Partners LP

RedShift Ventures IV LP

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

$85M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Sources

1

10

10

10

10

RedShift Ventures Service Providers

1 Service Provider

RedShift Ventures has 1 service provider relationship

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Service Type

Accounting Firm

Auditor

Service Provider

Associated Rounds

Provider Type

Accounting Firm

Service Type

Auditor

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RedShift Ventures Team

10 Team Members

RedShift Ventures has 10 team members, including former Controller, Jennifer Lewandrowski.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Renny Dipentima

Founder

Current

Nariman Favardin

Founder

Current

Tom Mcdonough

Founder

Current

Jennifer Lewandrowski

Controller

Former

Richard Harris

SparkPost, Oracle, AddThis, and Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship

Managing General Partner

Former

Name

Renny Dipentima

Nariman Favardin

Tom Mcdonough

Jennifer Lewandrowski

Richard Harris

Work History

SparkPost, Oracle, AddThis, and Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship

Title

Founder

Founder

Founder

Controller

Managing General Partner

Status

Current

Current

Current

Former

Former

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