El Dorado Ventures El Dorado Ventures

Consumer Internet

  • Catalog Spree San Francisco, CA

    Catalog Spree by Padopolis is a mobile catalog shopping app that enables users to browse, shop, subscribe, track favorite items, share favorite brands and discover new ones right on the iPad. Initial Investment: EDV provided Padopolis with seed financing.

  • Earthlink Atlanta, GA

    Nationwide Internet service provider.

    Initial Investment: EDV participated in Earthlink's first and only round of VC financing.

    Public (NASDAQ: ELNK)
  • FusionOne San Jose, CA

    FusionOne is the established leader in mobile content portability, helping mobile subscribers transfer their content between mobile devices and sharing their content with popular internet applications - anytime, anywhere.

    Initial Investment: EDV provided FusionOne with seed financing.

    Acquired by Synchronoss Technologies (NASDAQ: SNCR)
  • iBEAM Sunnyvale, CA

    iBEAM (now TalkPoint Communications) provides technology and services for interactive webcasts and virtual meetings.

    Initial Investment: EDV General Partner Jeff Hinck provided VC funding to iBeam at his prior firm.

    Public (NASDAQ: IBEM), later taken private
  • InsideTrack San Francisco, CA

    InsideTrack promotes student engagement, persistence and success through personalized student coaching services. InsideTrack has coached thousands of students at over 50 campus locations throughout the country, enabling partner colleges to increase retention, enrollment, revenue and graduation rates.

    Initial Investment: EDV provided InsideTrack with its first round of VC financing.

  • Jigsaw San Mateo, CA

    Jigsaw is a leading provider of business information and data services that uniquely leverages user-generated content contributed by its global business-to-business community of 1,000,000 members. The Jigsaw community and more than 1,000 enterprises use the Jigsaw directory to access information for 21 million business contacts and 4 million companies.

    Initial Investment: EDV provided seed funding to Jigsaw.

    Acquired by Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM)
  • Luxury Link Los Angeles, CA

    Luxury Link is the world's premier online luxury travel resource. Showcasing more than 1000 extraordinary hotels and resorts, cruises, tours and villas in more than 60 countries, Luxury Link provides unparalleled access to exclusive offers and insider tips for the sophisticated traveler.

    Initial Investment: El Dorado Ventures co-led the company's first round of VC funding.

  • Proofpoint Sunnyvale, CA

    Proofpoint provides email security and data loss prevention solutions. In 2010, Proofpoint acquired Everyone.net, which delivers reliable, secure, hosted messaging and collaboration solutions for service providers and businesses.

    Initial Investment: EDV co-led Everyone.net's first round of VC funding.  Everyone.net was acquired by Proofpoint in 2009.

  • SkinStore.com Gold River, CA

    Skinstore.com is among the leading online beauty retailers worldwide, offering more than 200 premium brands typically only found in luxury spas, fine stores and doctors' offices.

    Initial Investment: EDV led the company's first round of VC financing.

    Acquired by drugstore.com (NASDAQ: DSCM)
  • Webtrends Portland, OR

    Webtrends provides Web analytics and online marketing solutions to optimize marketing campaigns and customer engagement.

    Initial Investment: El Dorado Ventures co-led the first round of VC funding for ClickShift, which was acquired by Webtrends in 2006.

  • Women.com San Mateo, CA

    Leader in content, commerce and community for women on the web.

    Initial Investment: EDV provided Women.com's first round of VC financing.

    Acquired by iVillage (NASDAQ: IVIL)