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14

Portfolio Exits

3

About Springboard

Springboard combines investment capital with an intensive 13 week mentor-led accelerator program. While the Springboard program is based at Google Campus in London and ideaSpace in Cambridge, it is aimed at ambitious and scalable early stage businesses from both UK and overseas.In addition to office space, Springboard also provides seed capital, over $150k of free services, and most importantly on site, one to one support from over 100 high calibre experienced entrepreneurs and investors throughout the program plus access to a wider network of mentors and partners. Springboard ends with an Investor Day where the teams present propositions to an audience of Angel Investors and Venture Capitalists.Annually, Springboard invests in over 30 companies with founder friendly investment terms for between 3-6% equity stake in the business. Historically, over half of the companies that participate in the programme raise additional investment funding, with alumni teams around the world.In February 2013, Springboard merged with TechStars. Springboard will operate as TechStars London.

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Google Campus 4-5 Bonhill Street

London, England, EC2A 4BX,

United Kingdom

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The Virginian Lodge in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Joins Springboard Hospitality Portfolio and Announces General Manager Appointment

Dec 14, 2021

Gem of the West Will Unveil New Look in January 2022 with All-New Guest Rooms, Restaurants and Amenities, Under the Leadership of General Manager Stacey King Brogan share this article 1 min Springboard Hospitality , a leading hospitality management company, welcomes The Virginian Lodge in Jackson Hole, Wyo. to its portfolio of 38 independent and branded properties throughout the U.S.. Set on 13 pristine acres only a few minutes’ walk from the town center of Jackson, The Virginian Lodge has cultivated a legacy of welcoming guests to the gateway of the West since the 1960s. Springboard Hospitality’s seasoned management team is leading the reimagination of the hotel which will debut in January 2022. The company’s new affiliate, Springboard Investment Advisors, advised on structuring the hotel’s management contract and co-investment, alongside Chicago-based Waterton, a real estate investment and property management company. Hospitality veteran and longtime Jackson resident, Stacey King Brogan, has assumed the general manager role. Advertisements As travelers seek wide open spaces and experiences that feel connected to the destination, the all-new Virginian Lodge will welcome back guests to 165 new rooms in January that are contemporary yet timeless, rugged yet approachable. The new guest rooms are situated around a brand-new central pool and a large courtyard punctuated with firepits and cozy Adirondack chairs. Billy’s Burgers, once a Jackson classic serving giant burgers made from scratch, will be reborn in a new space that honors the original alongside the spirited and always fun Saloon outfitted in leather banquettes with mountain décor, all centered around a roaring stone fireplace. For adventurous guests on the go, they can stop by Ginny’s Bottle Shop, the hotel’s onsite store with a drive through window curating craft cocktail kits, signature sloshies and a unique selection of wines and beers. The Virginian Lodge’s 13-acre downtown oasis is complete with an all-new event space, Wister Hall, in addition to a 10-person board room. “Americans have once again rediscovered and fallen in love with their own backyard and The Virginian Lodge is the perfect gateway to explore the true West. The beloved Jackson hotel is the perfect complement to our portfolio as we continue to strategically grow Springboard Hospitality’s presence across the country,” said Chief Executive Officer Ben Rafter. “We look forward to providing our dynamic management services and technology solutions and introducing the next era of The Virginian Lodge.” A true Jackson insider, having previously held general manager posts at Rustic Inn Jackson Hole Creekside Resort & Spa as well as The Lodge at Jackson Hole, Stacey King Brogan brings her destination and management expertise to lead the renovation of The Virginian Lodge. She oversees all management of the hotel’s day-to-day operations and plays an integral role in bringing the vision for the new Virginian Lodge to life, as well as assembling a best-in-class team. “The Virginian Lodge is a dream project to lead. Thoughtfully restoring and modernizing this legend of a property is an honor and a whole lot of fun.” said General Manager Stacey King Brogan. “The Virg’ is a remarkably special place that embodies the adventurous spirit, sense of community, and laid-back hospitality for which Jackson is known. We can’t wait to share The Virginian’s renewed sense of warm nostalgia and contemporary comfort with our guests in January.” To explore the new Virginian Lodge or book a stay, please visit www.virginianlodge.com About Springboard Hospitality For more than 30 years, Springboard Hospitality, previously known as OLS Hotels & Resorts, has transformed people, properties and communities as a leader in the hospitality industry managing and developing innovative boutique and branded properties throughout the U.S. With dual offices in Honolulu and Los Angeles, Springboard operates more than 35 properties across 11 states. Led by technology entrepreneur Ben Rafter, Springboard specializes in using analytics and technology with its Hospitality Intelligence (H.I.) to ensure properties are optimizing return on investment. The company offers a full spectrum of hotel services with expertise in creative management, marketing, sales, revenue management, food and beverage and more. The Springboard Hospitality team is committed to going above and beyond with high-touch, personalized service in every aspect of its operations, from its interactions with guests to its relationships with owners. For more information, please visit www.springboardhospitality.com . Follow Springboard Hospitality on Facebook , Instagram and LinkedIn .

Springboard Investments

14 Investments

Springboard has made 14 investments. Their latest investment was in Tara Biosystems as part of their Incubator/Accelerator on April 4, 2017.

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Springboard Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

4/18/2017

Incubator/Accelerator

Tara Biosystems

Yes

1

4/18/2017

Incubator/Accelerator

Ondine Biomedical

Yes

1

4/18/2017

Incubator/Accelerator

MAG Optics

Yes

1

4/18/2017

Incubator/Accelerator

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10

4/18/2017

Incubator/Accelerator

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10

Date

4/18/2017

4/18/2017

4/18/2017

4/18/2017

4/18/2017

Round

Incubator/Accelerator

Incubator/Accelerator

Incubator/Accelerator

Incubator/Accelerator

Incubator/Accelerator

Company

Tara Biosystems

Ondine Biomedical

MAG Optics

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Amount

New?

Yes

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

1

1

10

10

Springboard Portfolio Exits

3 Portfolio Exits

Springboard has 3 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Tara Biosystems on April 05, 2022.

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Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

4/5/2022

Acquired

$99M

3

12/6/2021

IPO

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$99M

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10

7/2/2015

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

4/5/2022

12/6/2021

7/2/2015

Exit

Acquired

IPO

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

3

10

10

Springboard Team

1 Team Member

Springboard has 1 team member, including former Chief Operating Officer, Jacqueline Hein.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Jacqueline Hein

Chief Operating Officer

Former

Name

Jacqueline Hein

Work History

Title

Chief Operating Officer

Status

Former

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