Joyance Partners Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Venture Capital

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 13


  • Investments
  • 576

  • Portfolio
  • 263

  • Exits
  • 198


Joyance Partners General Information

Company Description

Founded in 2012, Social Starts is a venture capital firm based in San Francisco, California. The firm seeks to invest in early-stage companies operating in the technology, health tech, internet, and mobile tech sectors.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Joyance Partners Investments (576)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Spicewell 12-Feb-2024 Early Stage VC Food Products Generating Revenue
Cuzen Matcha 23-Jan-2024 00000 00000 000 Beverages Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
iota (Personal Products) 01-Dec-2023 00000 00000 Personal Products Generating Revenue
Sunnyside 15-Nov-2023 00000 00000 000.00 Application Software Generating Revenue
Dune 01-Nov-2023 00000 00000 Personal Products Generating Revenue
Clarified Precision Medicine 30-Oct-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue
Amatera 26-Oct-2023 00000 00000 00.000 Other Agriculture Startup
mybacs 26-Oct-2023 00 000000000 00.000 Pharmaceuticals Generating Revenue
Diem Scents 10-Oct-2023 Seed Round 00000 Personal Products Generating Revenue
Sparxell 02-Oct-2023 Early Stage VC Industrial Chemicals Generating Revenue
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Joyance Partners Exits (198)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Mycroft AI 12-Feb-2024 Out of Business
Gyant 31-Jan-2024 000000000000000000
Granify 05-Dec-2023 0000000000
Tokyo Otaku Mode 22-Nov-2023 000000000000000000
Speechly 20-Sep-2023 000000000000000000
Wondershake 04-Sep-2023 000000000000000000
Fluxion (Diagnostic Equipment) 23-Aug-2023 000000000000000000
Stoplight 18-Aug-2023 0000000000
Exposure 01-Apr-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
PopUp (Healthcare Services) 01-Apr-2023 Out of Business
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Joyance Partners Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Joyance Partners Management, Team & Partners (66)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Patrick Nicoll General Counsel & Chief Operating Officer San Francisco, CA
Michael Edelhart Managing Partner 000 0 San Francisco, CA
William Lohse Founding Partner 00 0 San Francisco, CA
Omar Al-Busaidi Investment Partner & Venture Partner San Francisco, CA
Bradley Welch Venture Partner 0 New York, NY
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Joyance Partners Co-Investors (943)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alumni Ventures 9 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SOSV 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gaingels 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Global Founders Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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