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Company Overview of First Round Capital

Company Overview

First Round Capital is a venture capital firm specializing in growth capital investments in seed, startups, and early stage companies. The firm is not averse to invest in pre-revenue companies and often provides the first outside capital to its portfolio companies. It does not invest in companies which try to change consumer behavior or create a new consumer need. The firm seeks to invest in advertising, distribution, technology-based, and marketing focused companies with an emphasis on consumer-facing business. Within technology, it prefers to invest in internet-enabled businesses including both consumer and enterprise with a clear distribution strategy. It typically invests in companies ba...

Philadelphia, PA 

United States

Founded in 2004

Key Executives for First Round Capital

Co-founder, Founding Partner, Managing Director, General Partner, Partner and Member of Investment Committee of Dorm Room Fund 1
Age: 46
Founder, President, and Partner
Age: 70
Chief Financial Officer
Partner and Venture Capitalist
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

First Round Capital Key Developments

First Round Capital Presents at Macquarie Enterprise & Entertainment Virtual Reality Conference and Expo, Feb-25-2016

First Round Capital Presents at Macquarie Enterprise & Entertainment Virtual Reality Conference and Expo, Feb-25-2016 . Venue: Convene Convention Center, 730 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017, United States.

First Round Capital Presents at UBS 43rd Annual Global Media and Communications Conference 2015, Dec-07-2015 02:30 PM

First Round Capital Presents at UBS 43rd Annual Global Media and Communications Conference 2015, Dec-07-2015 02:30 PM. Venue: New York Hilton Midtown, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019, United States. Speakers: Howard Lee Morgan, Founder, President, and Partner.

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