14th Round is the leading design, packaging and technology company building the best brands in cannabis. 14th Round vapes and edibles help create the strongest brands in the cannabis industry including Dosist, Double Barrel and Sherbinskis.
Amergent Hospitality Group (formerly Chanticleer Holdings NASDAQ:BURG) owns, operates and franchises fast casual and full service restaurant brands including Hooters, Little Big Burger and Just Fresh. Exited, Summer 2020.
Blade Air Mobility (NASDAQ: BLDE) is a technology-powered, global urban air mobility platform. Blade went public in 2021. Exited, May 2021.
Blue Horizon Innovations addresses the critical needs of the battery market by creating an energy storage device using their Dense Energy Ultra-Cell (DEUC) patent.
BoxPower offers plug and play solar energy solutions worldwide to meet residential, community, commercial, and agricultural needs. From rural homes and farms in California to community microgrid projects in Alaska, BoxPower offers clean, reliable, and affordable energy anywhere.
BurnAlong is pioneering a new approach for corporate wellness. BurnAlong offers 1000’s of on-demand and live-streamed wellness classes across 45+ categories including mindfulness, stress management, nutrition, and more.
Defunkify is a performance driven, eco-friendly fabric care company. Wired recently named it “one of the best eco friendly products for your home“.
Edison Nation (NASDAQ: EDNT) Edison Nation is a platform that connects innovators with companies to bring new products to market. Name changed to Vinco Ventures (NASDAQ: BBIG). Exited, February 2021.
EJF Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ:EJFAU) the EJF Special Purpose Acquisition Corp (SPAC) targeting financial services companies announced a transaction with Pagaya Technologies, a financial technology company, at an $8.5 billion valuation, Pagaya will become a publicly listed company. Robert Wolf serves as a board member of EJFA. Read more here.
Empathy Wines is a direct-to-consumer, subscription based wine platform co-founded by Gary Vaynerchuk. Acquired by Constellation Brands, July 2020.
Genius Brands International (NASDAQ:GNUS) is a leading global kids media company that produces hits such as Llama Llama and Rainbow Rangers. Exited, Summer 2020.
Genusee is bringing the eco friendly circular economy to the eyewear sector by turning the plastic water bottles into beautiful products. Located in Flint, Michigan. Shop Genusee here.
Green Check Verified “Cannabis Banking Made Easy”. Green Check modernizes the way cannabis companies and banking institutions work together by providing monitoring, reporting and banking compliance for cannabis companies. Funding announcement linked here.
Hunt & Fish Club is one of the most luxurious restaurants in NYC located at 125 West 44th Street. Make your reservations here.
Hyperreal is the worlds first digital rights management platform for living avatars. With its proprietary AI technology, the company builds HyperModels of A-list talent, among them, Paul McCartney. Check out the HyperModels here.
Icon Farms is a premier manufacturer of pre-rolled hemp products, including Post Malone’s popular Shaboink pre-rolls and Mario Guzman’s Sherbinskis.
Iconic Brands Inc. (OTCMKTS: ICNB) is a lifestyle branding company specializing in alcoholic beverages such as Hooters Spirits and Christie Brinkley’s Bellissima Prosecco. In July 2021 ICNB announced the acquisition of Toppop Packaging, the premier manufacturing and packaging facility for ready-to-freeze ice pops.
illumio, the leader in micro-segmentation, prevents the spread of cyber threats inside data centers and cloud environments to reduce cyber risk and achieve regulatory compliance.
Kalm Clothing is a modern, unisex, high fashion street-wear brand founded in Flint, Michigan. Investment via 100K Ventures group.
Kanga was a social marketplace where brands synced their products into an in-app storefront, and users could tag and sell the products with just one click. Acquired by EVERY* Q4 2017.
The Macaronis is an animated movie written by First Fruits, Ricky Gargiulo and Warren Coleman. In this all-pasta world, a rigatoni boy and his pasta school mates hunt for a fabled treasure under the streets of Manhattan.
Merrimac Manor Mobile Home Park is the premiere land-lease community offering affordable housing located in the heart of Huntsville, AL.
MobilizeAmerica is a volunteer management platform and network that connects activists, progressive organizations and democratic campaigns. Acquired by Every Action, November 2020
Monax is the original blockchain based contract sharing SaaS startup. The company allows to create contracts via templated text, which can be signed electronically.
MVP Robotics (Mobile Virtual Player) from the football field to the battlefield, MVP is dedicated to creating robotic solutions that enhance training and performance in a more realistic and safer way for sports and the military/police.
North Iron Holdings an acquisition vehicle looking to acquire a B2B value-add distribution company. The company’s goal is to facilitate a smooth transition for a business owner who is interested in preserving their legacy, while stewarding a business that has untapped potential. Click here to learn more.
Olika is a clean wellness company dedicated to designing nature-inspired products made with the purest ingredients. Shop Olika here.
Paradise Square The musical takes during the Civil War where free Blacks and Irish immigrants live and love together in the dangerous streets of Manhattan’s Five Points. This racial equilibrium would come to a sharp and brutal end when the first Federal Draft to support the Union Army would incite the deadly NY Draft Riots of July 1863. Paradise Square will open pre-Broadway from Nov. 2 – Dec. 5 at Broadway In Chicago’s James M. Nederlander Theatre. Get your tickets here.
Parquet Capital is a technology driven deep-value fund dedicated to harvesting exceptional risk adjusted returns.
Purpose uses mobilization and storytelling to shift policies and change public narratives on topics such as gun safety and climate action. Acquired by Capgemini, February 2020.
Quickframe is a video-as-a-service platform creating fast and affordable original videos, backed by data, for businesses and brands.
Radiate is a media education company producing videos to help today’s entrepreneurs transform into tomorrow’s leaders. Acquired by NYSE, June 2018.
RADiCAL develops AI computer vision technology focused on reconstructing 3D human motion from 2D content. Download the RADiCAL Motion app here.
The Recount is a political media company that summarizes daily events in under 5 minutes and produces cutting edge podcasts. Get the newsletter here.
Remergent (Rivermont Enterprise Emergent Communities Fund) is an Opportunity Zone Fund that invests in the Southeast with a focus on North Carolina and Virginia.
Satellite Innovations is solving the technology talent war by building global offshore engineering teams in Belarus for high-growth companies. Check it out here.
Silo Pharma (OTCMKTS: SILO) is an early stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the use of psychedelic drugs like psilocybin (from magic mushrooms) to create proprietary therapeutics. Listed, October 2020.
Standard Dose is a mind-body wellness marketplace dedicated to elevating health through mindfulness practices and thoroughly vetted CBD and plant-based, natural products.
starpower is a marketing agency that counsels and connects brands with entertainment, sport, music, fashion, influencers and content. Acquired by W2O, October 2020.
Strategic Worldviews is a joint venture between 32 Ventures and Anthony Scaramucci’s SALT Ventures. This bi-partisan, invite only, networking platform offers cutting edge insights at the intersection of economics, public policy and geopolitics.
Superplastic is building a globally recognized, hyper-valuable universe of animated celebrities that come to life through social media, entertainment, toys & NFTs, licensing, influencer marketing, gaming, live & virtual events and more. Animated celebrities include stars such as Janky, the self-proclaimed streetwear icon and Guggimon, the fashion horror artist and DJ.
Swayable is powered by next-generation machine learning that enables businesses to measure impact and predict opinion-change within hours.
Thrive Society (Eco Farm Holdings) is a B2B wholesale marketplace for high-quality California cannabis and a managed cannabis service provider via its digital tech platform. Thrive is a Public Benefit Corporation prioritizing sustainability and clean energy with multiple licenses for cultivation, nursery, manufacturing and distribution as well as its own cultivation facility and brand. Check out Thrive’s platform here.
Tombot is a realistic Golden Retriever robot designed to emulate a live puppy’s appearance and behavior to provide ongoing happiness and emotional support. Tombot’s Jennie was selected as TIME 2020 100 best inventions.
Toppop Packaging is the premier manufacturing and packaging facility producing ready-to-freeze ice pops, both alcohol-infused and non-alcoholic. Acquired by Iconic Brands , July 2021.
Tootsie is the musical Broadway adaptation of the 1982 film. The musical was nominated for 11 Tony Awards including best musical. Stay tuned for Tootsie’s national tour.
Triax Technologies provides real-time data visibility for jobsites in the construction and energy sectors, using innovative technology to make worksites safer.
The War of the Roses is an upcoming Broadway show based on the 1989 film starring Michael Douglas and Kathleen Turner. Jason Alexander will direct this comedy set to open in 2022. Read more about it here.
Weaver Interactive (formerly Endless Entertainment) in an interactive storytelling AI enhanced technology platform.
WISeKey is a global cybersecurity company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Europe IPO March 2016 (SIX Swiss Exchange: WIH), USA IPO December 2019 (NASDAQ: WKEY). Exited, Fall 2020.