Morris Wheeler Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 58
  • Portfolio
  • 26
  • Exits
  • 30
Exits

Morris Wheeler General Information

Description

Mr. Morris Wheeler serves as Founder & Principal at Drummond Road Capital. He also serves as Co-Chairman at VersaFlex. Over the past decade, Mr. Wheeler has managed 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.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Cleveland, OH
  • United States
+1 (216) 000-0000

Morris Wheeler Investments (58)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Hammerhead 02-Apr-2020 Later Stage VC 000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000 00000 26-Dec-2017 0000 00000 000 Other Hardware Out of Business 000000 0000000
0000000 28-Dec-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000000 (00000 0000 02-Jun-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
0000000 24-Feb-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
00000000 16-Feb-2016 00000 00000 00.000 Clothing Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
000 06-Jan-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
00000000000 31-Oct-2015 0000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Kindara 08-Oct-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
UniqueSound 21-Sep-2015 Seed Round 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 000000 0000000
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Morris Wheeler Exits (30)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Notion (Smart Home Sensor) 24-Feb-2020 Merger/Acquisition
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00000000000 29-Oct-2019 0000000000
0000000000 30-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
00000000000 12-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
000000000 11-Apr-2019 000000000000000000
00000 07-Mar-2019 000000000000000000
0000000 24-Oct-2018 000000000000000000
Next Thing 01-Apr-2018 Out of Business
Parkifi 01-Feb-2018 Merger/Acquisition
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Morris Wheeler Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Morris Wheeler Angel Investor 00 0 Cleveland, OH
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Morris Wheeler Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Jonathan Hallett 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
KB Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Maveron 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mindfull Investors 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Primary Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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