Betaworks Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2008

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 26


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Investors
  • 40

Betaworks General Information


Provider of thematic investment and in-residence programs intended to build and invest in companies. The company's services include creating a business community where entrepreneurs pitch their ideas and receive mentorship and funding for business development, enabling startups to create their position in the business world.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Private Equity
Corporate Office
  • 29 Little West
  • 12th Street
  • New York, NY 10014
  • United States
+1 (646) 000-0000

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Betaworks Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
5. Secondary Transaction - Private 10-May-2021 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
4. Later Stage VC 15-Apr-2019 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC 07-Apr-2014 000.00 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Early Stage VC (Series B) 11-Mar-2010 $20M $28M Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC (Series A) 23-Jan-2009 $8M $8M Completed Startup
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Betaworks Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Betaworks Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Garage Technology Ventures Venture Capital-Backed Los Altos, CA 0 000000000000
High Alpha Venture Capital-Backed Indianapolis, IN 000 0000 0000000000 0 0000
Science Private Equity-Backed Santa Monica, CA 000 0000 0000000 0000 0000
Expa Formerly VC-backed San Francisco, CA 00 00000 00000000000 00000
500 Global Venture Capital-Backed Palo Alto, CA 0000 000.00 000000000 000.00
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Betaworks Executive Team (44)

Name Title Board Seat
John Borthwick Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Jonathan Chin Operating Partner
Andrew McLaughlin JD Venture Partner
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Betaworks Board Members (12)

Name Representing Role Since
Analisa Svehaug Self Board Member 000 0000
Andy Russell Self Board Member 000 0000
Geraldine Laybourne Katapult Board Member 000 0000
Josh Abramson Betaworks Board Member 000 0000
Kenneth Lerer BuzzFeed Vice Chairman 000 0000
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Betaworks Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Betaworks Investors (40)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds
BBG Ventures (North America) Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Bodley Group Family Office Minority 000 0000 000000 0
City Light Capital Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Adam Smith Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Adrian Aoun Angel (individual) Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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Betaworks Investments & Acquisitions (199)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Quadratic 02-Apr-2024 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software
Flower Labs 16-Feb-2024 00000 0000 0000 Educational Software
Twin Labs 01-Feb-2024 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software
Kosmik 21-Dec-2023 0000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software
Barnyard Games 06-Nov-2023 Seed Round 00.000 Entertainment Software
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Betaworks Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Betaworks Ventures Venture Capital New York, NY 0000
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Betaworks Exits (149)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Felt (Clinics/Outpatient Services) 06-Jan-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Completed
  • 11 buyers
General Galactic (Financial Software) 11-Aug-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Completed
  • 6 buyers 01-Dec-2019 0000 00000 00000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
Wavelength (Other Healthcare Technology Systems) 01-Apr-2019 0000 00000 Completed
  • 6 buyers
Grape (Communication Software) 23-Feb-2019 Later Stage VC 00.00 Completed
  • 16 buyers
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Betaworks FAQs

  • When was Betaworks founded?

    Betaworks was founded in 2008.

  • Who is the founder of Betaworks?

    John Borthwick, Andrew Weissman JD, Jana Trantow, Peter Rojas, Poojitha Preena, and Billy Chasen are the founders of Betaworks.

  • Who is the CEO of Betaworks?

    John Borthwick is the CEO of Betaworks.

  • Where is Betaworks headquartered?

    Betaworks is headquartered in New York, NY.

  • What is the size of Betaworks?

    Betaworks has 26 total employees.

  • What industry is Betaworks in?

    Betaworks’s primary industry is Private Equity.

  • Is Betaworks a private or public company?

    Betaworks is a Private company.

  • What is Betaworks’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Betaworks is 00000.

  • How much funding has Betaworks raised over time?

    Betaworks has raised $52.3M.

  • Who are Betaworks’s investors?

    BBG Ventures (North America), Bodley Group, City Light Capital, Adam Smith, and Adrian Aoun are 5 of 40 investors who have invested in Betaworks.

  • Who are Betaworks’s competitors?

    Garage Technology Ventures, High Alpha, Science, Expa, and 500 Global are some of the 10 competitors of Betaworks.

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