Praxis (accelerator) Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 10

  • Investments
  • 55

  • Portfolio
  • 40

  • Exits
  • 16


Praxis (accelerator) General Information


Founded in 2010, Praxis is an accelerator based in New York, New York. The firm launches acceleration and non profit acceleration programs each year to let fellow members participate in exchange for a program fee. The firm also works with entrepreneurs to co-found and launch early-stage ventures that have strategic social and cultural impact through Praxis Venture Lab.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Not-For-Profit Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • 54 West 40th Street
  • New York, NY 10018
  • United States

Praxis (accelerator) Investments (55)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Fyt 01-Jul-2020 Accelerator/Incubator Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
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000000 01-May-2019 000000000000 Life and Health Insurance Generating Revenue
000000 01-Jan-2019 000000000000 00.000 Other Consumer Non-Durables Generating Revenue
000000 0000000000 20-Jun-2018 000000000000 Human Capital Services Startup
0000000 20-Jun-2018 000000000000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
000000 00000000 12-Jun-2018 000000000000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
0000 00000 01-Jun-2018 000000000000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Acivilate 01-May-2018 Accelerator/Incubator Legal Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Adventure Clubs 01-May-2018 Accelerator/Incubator Casinos and Gaming Out of Business
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Praxis (accelerator) Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
LarkApps 20-Jun-2022 Out of Business
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00000000 01-Aug-2019 000000000000000000
Fowler Education 01-Feb-2018 Out of Business
Earmark (Application Software) 01-Aug-2017 Out of Business
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Praxis (accelerator) Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Praxis (accelerator) Team (10)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dave Blanchard Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer New York, NY
Scott Kauffmann Partner, Content lead New York, NY
Jena Lee Nardella Partner, Nonprofit Accelerator New York, NY
Lucy Gundersen Partner, Operations New York, NY
Jon Hart Partner, Praxis Academy New York, NY
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Praxis (accelerator) Co-Investors (12)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
9Mile Labs 1 Series chart Industry bar
Alliance of Angels 0 Series chart Industry bar
Birchmere Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Geekdom Fund 0 Series chart Industry bar
Seven Peaks Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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