Riverfront Ventures

Riverfront Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm focused on investing in high-growth early-stage companies primarily located in southwestern PA.

Riverfront Ventures (RFV) seeks to invest in high-growth early-stage companies primarily located in southwestern PA. We focus on technology companies with large market potentials and founding teams with the energy, passion and experience to build great businesses. Our team’s focus is to help your company succeed, by leveraging our experience in working with hundreds of entrepreneurs. We know how hard it is to build market- leading companies and we’re here to help companies through the various stages of their development in helping to secure funding rounds, build effective management teams, provide introductions to customers, strategic partners, the investment banking community, with the ultimate goal of helping our entrepreneurs build value for their investors.

Riverfront Ventures seeks to invest in a variety of industries including information technology, life sciences, medical devices, healthcare IT, advanced electronics, robotics, energy, advanced materials, mobile applications and other technology-oriented companies.

Strategy

Riverfront Ventures seeks to co-invest with leading venture firms from across the country In most cases, the companies funded by RFV will have received initial startup funding through IW’s Seed Fund program. On average, RFV’s total investment in any one company is likely to range from $1,000,000 to $1,500,000 with our initial investment ranging from $500,000 to $750,000 and an equal amount reserved for follow-on investment. RVF does not lead investments.