Bain Capital Ventures
Bain Capital Ventures has approximately $1.5 billion in assets under management and invests in business services, consumer, healthcare, internet& mobile, and software companies. With a team of more than 30 investment professionals, Bain Capital Ventures offers entrepreneurs a hands-on approach to strategic and operational opportunities. Bain Capital’s history of investing in early stage companies dates back to 1984. Since then, the firm has made over 125 venture investments in companies such as Archer Technologies, Aspect Development, DoubleClick, Gartner Group, Instinet, LinkedIn, m-Qube, ProfitLogic, Staples, Shopping.com, SolarWinds, and Taleo.
CBS RADIO is one of the largest major-market radio operators in the United States, with stations covering news, sports, talk, rock, country, Top 40, classic hits, and urban formats, among others. The division operates 130 radio stations, all but one of which are located in the nation’s top 50 markets. The overall mix of each radio station’s programming is designed to fit the station’s specific format and serve its local community.
Additionally, CBS RADIO continues to be a leader in the industry in the digital space making aggressive moves to converge new and traditional media through creative original content and advanced delivery methods. Audio of nearly 200 CBS RADIO stations and custom channels are currently available online and via applications for a variety of mobile devices including iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Android and Zune. The division also maintains an exclusive agreement with AOL Radio and Yahoo!’s streaming radio services which are powered by Radio.com.
Milestone Venture Partners
Milestone is an early stage venture capital fund with $70 million under management. Milestone focuses on technology-enhanced service businesses in the New York metropolitan area. Companies of interest possess the nucleus of an exceptional management team, an attractive business model, and a compelling market opportunity.
Union Square Ventures
Union Square Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund located in New York City that invests in web services. USV looks to back passionate, experienced entrepreneurs who are focused on creating highly scalable services and significant value propositions for their end users. Some of USV’s current portfolio companies include Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, Zynga and Etsy.