Nicole Glaros Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 5

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 1


Nicole Glaros General Information


Ms. Nicole Glaros serves as an Advisor at One Way Ventures. She served as Chief Investment Strategy Officer at Techstars. She serves as an Advisor at Coherent. She served as a Board Observer at Solstice Power Technologies. She is an entrepreneur and has been mentoring, supporting, and investing in entrepreneurs for over 15 years. She got her entrepreneurial start in the 4th grade, orchestrating cousins into theatrical plays and charging neighbors admission. She serves as a Board Member at GreatHorn and as a Board Observer at Solstice. While earning her master's degree at the University of Florida, she co-founded a tech startup that retailed products to the property management industry. She serves as the Board Member of the National Venture Capital Association. It was there she developed her lifelong passion for supporting tech entrepreneurs. She took her learnings of how to scale and applied them to CTEK, an incubator in Colorado supporting tech startups in 2002 before accelerators existed. She helped grow CTEK from 1 to 5 offices across the state and was an early catalyst in developing the startup ecosystem in Colorado. Most recently, she has been the Chief Innovation Officer at Techstars - a global network and investor in early-stage web software companies. She's been with the company since its earliest days, yet has been instrumental in its growth from one office in Boulder, CO to a global powerhouse, featuring investment offices in 18 cities worldwide, events in over 500 cities globally, with $265M in capital under management and a market cap of over $5B. Through Techstars she's invested in over 90 startups, most of which she still supports to this day. In addition to her role at Techstars, she was also on the board of Pana. Previously she's been on the boards of Owlet, the Application Developer's Alliance, Simple Energy, and Pledge1Percent Colorado, She was named one of the Coolest People in New York Tech and an Extraordinary Woman in New York Tech by Business Insider, Marie Claire named her one of the NewGuard, and Entrepreneur Magazine named her One of the Most 7 Powerful Women to Watch and featured in the Denver Business Journal. She's been featured on CNBC,, and Huffington Post, and her talks have been featured at SXSW, TEDx, WebSummit, Pioneers Festival, Arctic Festival, the University of Colorado, Real Leaders, @WomenatForbes Mentoring Moments, and many more.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 131 Dartmouth Street
  • Floor 3 Office 61
  • Boston, MA 02116
  • United States
+1 (617) 000-0000

Nicole Glaros Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Machinery Partner 09-Aug-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Profitable 000000 000000
Techstars 30-Jul-2019 00000 00000 0000 Private Equity Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Kapta 24-Jun-2015 0000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Lassy Project 08-Dec-2014 Seed Round 00000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Sameroom 27-Aug-2013 Early Stage VC 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue

Nicole Glaros Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Sameroom 08-Mar-2017 000000000000000000 00.00

Nicole Glaros Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Nicole Glaros Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nicole Glaros Angel Investor 00 0 Boston, MA

Nicole Glaros Co-Investors (8)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
186 Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Armory Square Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
One Way Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
PJC 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
RiverPark Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Nicole Glaros FAQs

  • Who is Nicole Glaros?

    Nicole Glaros is an angel Investor who has made 5 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Nicole Glaros?

    Nicole Glaros is an angel investor.

  • What does Nicole Glaros do?

    As an angel investor, Nicole Glaros invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Nicole Glaros invested in?

    Nicole Glaros has made numerous investments in companies like Machinery Partner, Techstars, and Kapta within the Media and Information Services (B2B), Private Equity, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Nicole Glaros invested in recently?

    Nicole Glaros's latest investment was on 09-Aug-2021 in Machinery Partner, a company within the Media and Information Services (B2B) industry.

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