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Morris Wheeler


Mr. Morris Wheeler is the Founder and serves as Principal of Drummond Road Capital, an investment management company managing venture capital, private equity, and other direct portfolio investments. Mr. Wheeler also serves as Founder & Principal at Drummond Road Capital. Over the past decade, Mr. Wheeler has managed a diverse venture capital and private equity portfolio and served as Chairman and CEO of Cohesant, a company providing solutions that extend the life of aging water infrastructure. During his operating tenure, Cohesant's investors enjoyed a 28% annualized return culminating with a sale to Graco Inc. in 2008. Following that sale, Drummond Road retained an interest in Raven Linings Systems, which was sold to VersaFlex, a Dalfort portfolio company, in December 2017. Mr. Wheeler joined Dalfort soon thereafter and serves on the board of VersaFlex. Earlier in his career, Mr. Wheeler specialized in software and digital media. From there, as CEO and Founder, he led the team that created the first internet music distribution platform with the founders of MTV, Island Records and Gateway Computers. Sputnik7 was acquired by a major media company in early 2000. Most recently, Mr. Wheeler has focused on making 10 to 12 value-added seed-stage investments per year in software companies participating in top national accelerator programs like TechStars, 500 Startups, Y-Combinator, and The Brandery. Drummond Road Capital has been recognized as one of the 100 most active startup investors in the US. Mr. Wheeler began his career on Wall Street after studying Economics and Computer Science at The University of Massachusetts at Amherst and earned his JD at Yale Law School. He is also an Angel Investor.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Cleveland, OH
  • United States

+1 (216) 000-0000

Morris Wheeler Investments (57)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Notion (Smart Home Sensor) 02-Jun-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
0000000 24-Feb-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
00000000 16-Feb-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
000 (0000000000) 06-Jan-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Application Software Startup 000000 0000000 00
00000000000 31-Oct-2015 00000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
0000000 08-Oct-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
00000000000 21-Sep-2015 0000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 000000 0000000 00
0000000000 27-Aug-2015 0000 00000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00 11-Aug-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
Tapin2 07-Jul-2015 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000 00
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Morris Wheeler Exits (27)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Schoolzilla 24-Oct-2019 Buyout/LBO Completed
  • 4 buyers
00000000000 12-Sep-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
000000000 11-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000
00000 07-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000 (00000000 0
0000000 24-Oct-2018 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000-0000
0000 00000 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
0000000 01-Feb-2018 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000 0000000
0000000 16-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
Keen (IO) 26-Dec-2017 Buyout/LBO Completed
Mattermark 22-Dec-2017 Merger/Acquisition 000 Completed
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Morris Wheeler Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Morris Wheeler JD Angel Investor 00 0 Cleveland, OH