Venture Capital Fund, Seed Capital

Open for investments Q2 2019!

Venture (248) is an equity-based Venture Capital Fund that was created to fund and grow second-stage, Michigan-based technology companies. The purpose of the fund is to help grow the Michigan tech startup ecosystem. This is our highly-attractive hybrid investment model. The fund will match the founder(s) capital investment of up to $1M in mix resources per deal for qualified startups. City Side Ventures will provide support with resources such as a full-stack development team, seasoned go-to-market management advisors, Board of Directors, business coaching and mentoring, and startup capital to the selected portfolio company.


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Application Submitted

0 - 14 days

Application Review

14 - 25 days

Initial Selection

25 - 35 days

Due Diligence

35 - 45 days

Final Decision

45 - 60 days

Deal Closure

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