This article showcases our top picks for the best Missouri based Venture Capital companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Venture Capital industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Missouri Venture Capital Companies
SixThirty is a global venture capital fund that operates a go-to-market program for B2B FinTech, InsurTech & Cybser Security startups. SixThirty invests in and helps grow between 8 – 12 early-stage (generally Seed – Series A) companies each year, providing funding, mentorship, and connections.
Learn more about the SixThirty investment process at https://sixthirty.co/apply/. SixThirty’s mission is to find the most innovative ideas in enterprise financial technology, insurance technology, and cyber security across the globe, and work with like-minded corporate investors and partners to mentor and grow them into great businesses..
Brush Creek Partners
Brush Creek Partners is a commercial insurance and risk management firm that specializes in the fields of cyber liability, construction, private equity, and venture capital. It focuses on niche markets like construction, private equity, technology, and cyber liability.
The company was founded in 2011 and headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri.. .
Venture360 works with progressive fund managers, group leaders, companies and individuals all over the world to provide a full funding life-cycle management system. It is our mission to make the private investment experience easy and efficient for all parties involved in the transaction and all in one platform.
We are changing the game together.. .
Kennedy Capital Management
Kennedy Capital Management is an investment advisory firm that provides customized investment management services. It manages the investment of corporate and public pension funds, endowments, foundations, and multi-employer plans as well as high-net-worth individuals.
The firm was founded in 1980 and headquartered in St Louis, Missouri.. .
C3 Capital Partners
C3 was founded in 1994 and has invested over $300 million in 63 small businesses since this time. C3‘s Principals have been active private equity investors and business owners and managers for decades.
This experience includes CEO and/or senior management positions at chemical, energy, manufacturing, business services, and finance companies as well as extensive public and private company board representation. They have long experience working and investing together and are significant investors in all their funds.
All of the partners have been investing together for over 10 years, and three have been investing together for 17 years.. .
Agility is a collective of inspired business leaders with a shared methodology for building the next generation of direct-to-consumer brands. Our resources, talent, and evolving technology stack serve as a launchpad for our portfolio companies.
Come build with us.. .
Twain Financial Partners
Twain Financial Partners provides investment management, risk mitigation and creative capital solutions for tax equity investments in order to further their clients’ missions in the community. They currently have under contract to manage more than $2 billion in tax equity assets and are internally capitalized to make investments in real estate and operating businesses.
They also offer back-office solutions including loan servicing and accounting to financial institutions and community development entities.. .
BW Forsyth Partners
BW Forsyth Partners is the investment arm of multibillion-dollar global manufacturing and engineering consulting firm Barry-Wehmiller. BW Forsyth Partners seeks to partner with leadership teams to acquire small- to middle-market companies in the capital and component equipment, and professional services sectors.
In each of its operating companies, BW Forsyth Partners deploys operational improvements and strategy development without compromising the autonomy, strategic vision, and entrepreneurial spirit of their leadership teams. It has completed 22 acquisitions and currently operates four companies in the capital and component equipment and insurance services sectors.
It was established in 2009 and is based in Clayton, Missouri.. .
BCP Tech is a technology risk management and insurance partner that provides technology risk management and insurance solutions. It offers robust suite of technology risk management services, that enables clients to reduce risk, save money, and free up more time.
Technology, venture capital, and private equity industries is their target market. The company is located in Kansas City, Missouri and was founded in 2011 by Travis Holt..
Portfolio Cafe empowers the Do-It-Yourself Investor with the ability to follow and easily implement sophisticated investment strategies. Portfolio Cafe researches and develops ETF and stock trading strategies based upon academic research and published white-papers.
Selected strategies are developed into easy to follow models which are published twice each month. The use of models provides a highly systematic, unemotional, and effective way to invest that can produce results well beyond typical buy-and-hold strategies.
Investors can also choose to open a brokerage account with Folio Investing where each of the models are automatically updated and rebalanced. Using this service, investors can add the selected strategies to their portfolio with a simple mouse-click.
Portfolio Cafe believes that many of the common approaches to portfolio management are out-dated and ineffective in the current financial climate. With the proper set of instructions and with tools now available such as ETFs, Portfolio Cafe believes that investors can “Be Your Own Hedge Fund” and invest confidently, regardless of the market’s direction..
the Brick Box Studio
Provides startups with access to all resources needed, including (but not limited to) seed capital, human capital, manufacturers, materials, incubation, consultancy, advertisers, office supplies, and real estate. Home of Kaleidicloud, the first city in the cloud, filled with countless virtual shops and places of interest up and down the streets.
Kaleidicloud is full of entertainment and commerce, where these startups – with already existing businesses registered – sell their products and services, have customer services, and have a returns department all within the confines of their own virtual store. Due to the heavy amount of “foot traffic” (site visitors) walking the streets of Kaleidicloud, advertising on billboards throughout the city will be highly recommended for their success..
This article was written by David Friedmman from Welp Magazine. The editor for this article was Tess Page. If your company is featured in this article and you want to have amendments made please contact us on: [email protected].
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