River Accelerator Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 27

  • Portfolio
  • 9

  • Exits
  • 18


River Accelerator General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2014, River Accelerator was an accelerator firm based in San Francisco, California. The firm preferred to invest in the hardware and physical elements, communications, e-commerce, travel, healthcare, education and training, gaming, cinema, and interactive media sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Out of Business
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • 1062 Folsom Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

River Accelerator Investments (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Wade & Wendy 27-Oct-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
3veo 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 00000 Entertainment Software Out of Business 0000000 0000000000
GeoCV 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business
Getvu 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Startup 0000000 0000000000
Lifekind 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue
Retinad Virtual Reality 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Temple Gate Games 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 00000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000000
VRChat 17-Sep-2015 000000000000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Vicarious Surgical 17-Sep-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Surgical Devices Profitable 0000000 0000000000
inVR 17-Sep-2015 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000000
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River Accelerator Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
inVR 01-Aug-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
Amelia Virtual Care 12-Jul-2023 000000000000000000
Triggar 01-Feb-2023 000000000 00000000
Vicarious Surgical 20-Sep-2021 0000000 000000 00000
Emergent (Multimedia and Design Software) 22-Jul-2021 000 00 00000000
Lifekind 01-Jun-2021 000000000000000000
Wade & Wendy 20-May-2021 000000000000000000
Discovr Labs 12-Feb-2021 000 00 00000000
Vantage.TV 01-Nov-2020 Out of Business
GeoCV 08-Oct-2019 Out of Business
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River Accelerator FAQs

  • What is River Accelerator?

    Founded in 2014, River Accelerator was an accelerator firm based in San Francisco, California.

  • When was River Accelerator founded?

    River Accelerator was founded in 2014.

  • Who is the founder of River Accelerator?

    Michael Rothenberg is the founder of River Accelerator.

  • Where is River Accelerator headquartered?

    River Accelerator is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

  • How many investments has River Accelerator made?

    River Accelerator has made 27 investments.

  • What has River Accelerator invested in?

    River Accelerator has made numerous investments in companies like Wade & Wendy, 3veo, and GeoCV within the Business/Productivity Software, Entertainment Software, and Multimedia and Design Software industries.

  • What has River Accelerator invested in recently?

    River Accelerator's latest investment was on 27-Oct-2015 in Wade & Wendy, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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