JLA Ventures Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Inactive

  • Investments
  • 44

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 35


JLA Ventures General Information

Company Description

JLA Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in the software-as-a-service, digital media, and mobile applications and services sectors. In October 2010, JLA Ventures and RBC Venture Partners have merged under the name Blackberry Partners Fund. The firm then rebranded as Relay Ventures in 2012.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • Suite 4440, PO Box 215
  • TD Canada Trust Tower, Brookfield Place, 161 Bay Street
  • Toronto, Ontario M5J 2S1
  • Canada

JLA Ventures Investments (44)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
inPowered 28-Sep-2010 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
iStopOver 19-Aug-2010 00000 00000 000 Hotels and Resorts Product Development 00000 000000000
ecobee 20-Jan-2010 00000 00000 000.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Ziplocal (Acquired) 22-Jul-2009 0000000000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Profitable 0000 00000000
QuickPlay Media (Acquired 2020) 13-Jul-2009 00000 00000 0000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
inPowered 15-Dec-2008 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Leonardo Media 05-Nov-2008 0000000000 Distributors/Wholesale Profitable 000000 000000
Strands 21-Oct-2008 00000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
FirstCoverage 04-Jun-2008 Early Stage VC 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
QuickPlay Media (Acquired 2020) 20-Sep-2007 Later Stage VC 0000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
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JLA Ventures Exits (35)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ecobee 01-Dec-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
inPowered 01-Jan-2021 000000000 00000000
Strands 02-Apr-2020 000000000000000000
Qualia (Business/Productivity Software) 27-Nov-2018 000000000000000000
Leonardo Worldwide 19-Nov-2018 000000000000000000
Ziplocal 22-Aug-2017 0000000000
Shoplogix 02-Mar-2017 000000000000000000 00.000
HealthUnity 23-Mar-2015 000000000000000000
Aepona 24-Apr-2013 Merger/Acquisition 00000
iStopOver 06-Aug-2012 Merger/Acquisition
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