Kickstart Fund Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 8

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 341

  • Portfolio
  • 119

  • Exits
  • 80

Exits

Kickstart Fund General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2008, Kickstart Fund is a venture capital firm based in Cottonwood Heights, Utah. The firm seeks to invest in companies operating in the software as a service, consumer, marketplace, and healthcare sector based in Utah, Colorado, and the Mountain West region.

Business Details

Year Founded
2008
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Colorado Venture Capital Association (COVCA)
National Association of Small Business Investment Companies (NASBIC)
National Venture Capital Association (NVCA)
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Other Investor Types
Growth/Expansion
Corporate Office
  • 2750 East Cottonwood Parkway
  • Suite 160
  • Cottonwood Heights, UT 84121
  • United States
+1 (801) 000-0000

Kickstart Fund Investments (341)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Alysio 09-Apr-2024 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Anagram (Business/Productivity Software) 20-Feb-2024 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Carputty 01-Feb-2024 00000 00000 000 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Cinch (Business/Productivity Software) 09-Jan-2024 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Crew (Financial Services) 02-Jan-2024 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Fusaware 01-Jan-2024 0000 00000 Other Commercial Products Stealth 000000 000000
Retain (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Jan-2024 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000
Vitazi.ai 27-Dec-2023 0000 00000 00.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Pre-Clinical Trials 000000 0000000000
Treads 02-Nov-2023 Seed Round 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
PhotoPharmics 31-Oct-2023 Later Stage VC 000.00 Other Devices and Supplies Clinical Trials - Phase 2 00000 00000000000
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Kickstart Fund Exits (80)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Rook Capital 16-Apr-2024 Merger/Acquisition
PeopleKeep 22-Feb-2024 000000000000000000
Spiff 01-Feb-2024 000000000000000000
Blyncsy 09-Aug-2023 000000000000000000
idaciti 12-Jul-2023 000000000000000000
Blue Matador 01-Jun-2023 000000000 00000000
Known Medicine 23-May-2023 000000000000000000
Mobilize Networks 17-May-2023 000000000000000000
Aumni 02-May-2023 Merger/Acquisition
Cotopaxi 01-May-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
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Kickstart Fund Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Kickstart Fund Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Kickstart Fund Management, Team & Partners (37)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Alex Soffe Chief Financial Officer & General Partner 00 0 0 Cottonwood Heights, UT
Gavin Christensen Founder & General Partner 00 0 00 Cottonwood Heights, UT
Dalton Wright General Partner 00 0 00 Cottonwood Heights, UT
Kat Kennedy General Partner 0 0 0 Cottonwood Heights, UT
Tanner Potter Partner 0 0 0 Cottonwood Heights, UT
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Kickstart Fund Co-Investors (445)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Service Provider Capital 11 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Forward VC 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pelion Venture Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Peterson Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Signal Peak Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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Kickstart Fund FAQs

  • What is Kickstart Fund?

    Founded in 2008, Kickstart Fund is a venture capital firm based in Cottonwood Heights, Utah.

  • When was Kickstart Fund founded?

    Kickstart Fund was founded in 2008.

  • Who is the founder of Kickstart Fund?

    Gavin Christensen and Thomas Simpson are the founders of Kickstart Fund.

  • Where is Kickstart Fund headquartered?

    Kickstart Fund is headquartered in Cottonwood Heights, UT.

  • What is Kickstart Fund's total asset value?

    Kickstart Fund has around 00000 in total assets under management.

  • How many investments has Kickstart Fund made?

    Kickstart Fund has made 341 investments.

  • What has Kickstart Fund invested in?

    Kickstart Fund has made numerous investments in companies like Alysio, Anagram (Business/Productivity Software), and Carputty within the Business/Productivity Software and Consumer Finance industries.

  • What has Kickstart Fund invested in recently?

    Kickstart Fund's latest investment was on 09-Apr-2024 in Alysio, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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