As the world's largest online platform and community for entrepreneurs and early stage investors, Gust powers over 1,000 investment organizations in 100+ countries. To date, more than 500,000 entrepreneurs have used the technology to connect and collaborate with 50,000 accredited investors. Gust is also the engine powering the entrepreneurship ecosystems of the world's most active startup hubs, such as Digital.NYC, New York City’s official home for all things tech and startup. Gust was founded in 2004 and is privately held. The company is based in New York, with its European headquarters in London.
New York Angels
The largest and most active angel group in New York City, and one of the most active in the world, New York Angels has invested over $95 million in entrepreneurial ventures. The group is an independent consortium of over 100 individual accredited angel investors who typically invest $100,000-$1,000,000 in seed/early stage companies, and syndicate deals with angel group partners and VCs up to $2 million. Because of the extensive experience of the membership, the group is receptive to a wide variety of industry sectors.
Rose Tech Ventures
RTV is an early stage investment fund dedicated to finding, nurturing and launching the next generation of world class ventures. Among the companies for which it has provided seed financing and mentoring have been Comixology (acquired by Amazon), SetJam (acquired by Google), drop.IO (acquired by Facebook), Mashery (acquired by Intel), LiveLOOK (acquired by Intel), SignStorey (acquired by CBS), Design2Launch (acquired by Kodak), and Pond5 (funded in a $65 million Series A by Accel Partners.)
One of only two real estate-technology venture accelerators in the world, AREA (A Real Estate Accelerator) is a highly competitive, industry-backed program in New York City for promising startup teams applying new technology-based approaches to solving traditional real estate problems. AREA is focused on Planning, Development, Finance, Construction, Leasing, Management, Brokerage and Clean Technologies, and offers an intensive, three-month, cohort-based program providing seed funding, communal office space an educational curriculum, mentorship, peer support, access to the alumni network and customer introductions
Egret Capital Partners
Egret Capital is a New York-based investment fund that leverages its partners' capital, operational expertise and business acumen to benefit carefully selected small capitalization companies through a comprehensive, structured, value-added approach.
Singularity U is a benefit corporation that provides educational programs, innovative partnerships and a startup accelerator to help individuals, businesses, institutions, investors, NGOs and governments understand cutting-edge technologies, and how to utilize these technologies to positively impact billions of people.
Five Roses Press
The Five Roses Press is a private press using traditional letterpress technology to produce books, broadsides and ephemera. It is located in the Book Arts Studio of the National Arts Club in New York City, which it shares with David S. Rose's personal library of books on the history and art of the book.