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Castile Ventures is a top-performing early-stage venture capital firm that provides financial backing and strategic guidance to help exceptional entrepreneurs build successful businesses.
Since its founding in 1998, the companies Castile Ventures invested in have brought to market a broad range of products and services to serve the technology needs for enterprises, service providers and the mass market. These have ranged from disruptive enabling technologies through next-generation service infrastructure and delivery platforms to leading edge security solutions and innovation-enabled Internet services.
Founded in 1987, Walden International is an established global venture capital firm headquartered in San Francisco, California.
With committed capital of over US$1.6 billion, Walden strives to invest in entrepreneurs and companies that demonstrate an ability to gain a competitive advantage in the markets they serve. Walden’s global team of multicultural investment professionals provides the capital, technical expertise, industry knowledge, operating experience, and global resources to launch early stage companies into successful businesses. It brings the business expertise and resilience needed to support investments through the challenges of taking products from concept to market, and fueling growth.
Walden is committed to providing superior returns to its investors. The firm forges long-term partnerships, shares expertise in business growth and global markets, and seeks to develop the next generation of business leaders.
Walden’s investments are focused on four key industry sectors: communications, electronics/digital consumer, software & IT services, and semiconductors.
With an overall strategy to enable innovation, Intel Capital seeks out and invests in promising technology companies worldwide. Intel Capital focuses on both established and new technologies that help to develop industry standard solutions, drive global Internet growth, facilitate new usage models, and advance the computing and communications platforms.
Intel Capital is among the largest venture capital entities in the world. Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested more than U.S. $4 billion in approximately 1,000 companies in more than 30 countries. Last year alone, Intel Capital invested more than U.S. $130 million in about 110 deals with approximately 40 percent of its investments made outside the United States.
Red Rock Ventures
Red Rock Ventures is a Palo Alto, California-based venture capital investment partnership specializing in seed and early-stage information technology investments.
The general partners, Robert G. Todd, Curtis (Kip) Myers, Peter Dumanian, Laura Brege and Bob Marsh have extensive backgrounds as operating managers, entrepreneurs, founders and venture capital investors who will works with early stage entrepreneurs to help them build large successful businesses. Their record in successfully founding and/or financing high-technology companies has created substantial market value and investor returns for the past 20 years. Red Rock currently manages $220 million in committed capital.