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The United States Of Venture Capital: The Most Active VC In Each State

By CBInsights | February 1, 2019

Our map shows the top VC investing in tech companies in each state, from Andreessen Horowitz in California to Lerer Hippeau in New York.

ACQUISITION: 10/29/19 CoreView Press Release - CoreView Acquires Alpin to Create SaaS Management Powerhouse

10/12/19 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman Company Awarded $15m for Non-Opioid Pain Therapeutic Development

10/1/19 Best Small Cities for Startups

7/25/19 VentureBeat - Quiq raises $12.5 million to bring bots and messaging to customer service

7/25/19 PR Newswire - OptioSurgical Raises $3.3 Million To Expand Product Portfolio and Fuel Continued Growth

7/18/19 TechCrunch - Submittable raises $10m to help publishers and other organizations manage their submissions

6/19/19 Micromegas - Forging New Frontiers: Les Craig and Next Frontier Capital

6/18/19 Globe News Wire - MeatEater Acquires Hunting Apparel Brand First Lite

ACQUISITION: 5/23/19 Aurora Press Release - Aurora to acquire Blackmore, industry-leading Lidar company

5/23/19 TechCrunch - Fresh off a $530m Funding Round, Aurora Acquires LIDAR Startup Blackmore Sensors

5/23/19 Wired - Self-Driving Startup Aurora Buys Speed-Sensing LIDAR Company (Blackmore Sensors)

5/21/19 IGN - Dauntless joins Fortnite and Rocket League as Cross-Play Champions

5/2/19 - NVCA SmartBrief - NVCA Member Spotlight: Next Frontier Capital

4/4/2019 - Halp Announces $2.6m Seed Investment

3/26/2019 - NFC Participates in NVCA Stanford Symposium

2/09/19 Montana Public Radio - Can Do: Helping Take Start-Ups To The Next Level

2/08/19 Missoula Current - Upstart Missoula Digital Healthcare Company, PatientOne, Announces Seed Funding Round

12/27/18 Missoula Current - Missoula, state gain in attracting venture capital

12/14/18 Helena IR - Meateater’s Move to Bozeman Hailed by Governor

10/22/18 - Phoenix Labs Announces Series C Led by Sapphire Ventures

10/1/18 Variety - Chernin Group (and NFC) Invests in The MeatEater

10/2/18 Fast Company - Chernin Reloads with Stake in The MeatEater

10/2/18 PitchBook - onXMaps Named Most Valuable Startup in Montana

9/25/18 - SiteOne Receives NIH Grant to Support Ocular Pain Therapeutic Development

7/17/18 - Phoenix Labs' Dauntless hits 2m Players

ACQUISITION: 7/10/18 Mimecast Press Release - Mimecast Acquires Ataata

7/03/18 NBC Montana - A local VC firm is betting on a Bozeman tech startup (embedded video)

7/02/18 Blog - announces Series A

7/01/18 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman data security firm scores $1.5 million amid venture capital growth

6/29/18 WebWire - IronCore Raises $1.5M for Cloud Privacy and Data Control Platform

5/24/18 Gamespot - Phoenix Labs launches Dauntless in Open Beta

5/16/18 NVCA - NFC's Will Price Appointed to Board of the National Venture Capital Association

4/01/18 Missoulian - Next Frontier Capital Opens Missoula Office

3/22/18 Bozeman Chronicle - Photonics Company Raises $18m

3/20/18 Toyota AI Ventures - Seeing is Believing, Why We Invested in Blackmore Sensors

3/20/18 Blackmore Press Release - Blackmore Raises $18m Series B to Scale Automotive LIDAR Solution

3/20/18 Fortune Term Sheet- Blackmore Sensors Raises $18m from BMW and Toyota

3/16/18 Fortune Term Sheet - NFC Fund II Raises $38m

3/14/18 Bozeman Chronicle - Local Investment Firm Raises $38m

3/7/18 VentureBeat - Next Frontier Capital raises $38 million fund to deploy more capital to Montana startups

2/15/18 Venture Beat - onX Closes $20.3m Growth Equity Investment

2/14/18 Game Industry - New round of funding and ramp to open beta, Phoenix Labs is ready for a free-to-play renaissance

12/20/17 Fortune Term Sheet - Ataata, a Bethesda, Md.-based cyber security training platform, raised $3 million in funding

12/19/17 Axios Pro Rata - NFC Leads $3m Investment in Ataata

12/18/17 Fortune Term Sheet - Les Craig Joins NFC as a Partner

12/13/17 NFC Press Release - NFC Adds New Partner, Les Craig, in Preparation for Close of Second Fund

11/8/17 Bozeman Chronicle - SiteOne Receives $1m DOD Grant

10/18/17 Axios - Next Frontier Capital Holds $22m First Close of Fund II

10/18/17 Bozeman Chronicle - Investment Group Announces Expansion Amid Venture Capital Growth in Montana

10/17/17 Fortune Term Sheet - Next Frontier Capital Holds First Close of Fund II

10/17/17 FINSMES - Next Frontier Capital Holds First Close of Fund II, at $22m

10/17/17 PEHub - Next Frontier Capital Collects $22m for Sophomore Fund

10/10/17 Missoula Current - Capital with a Cause, Montana VC Firm Provides $47m in Funds to Startups (including syndication)

10/9/17 Montana High Tech Job Summit - YouTube Video of Will Price's Remarks on Job Creator Panel

10/2/17 The Commit Foundation - The Interview Project: Will Price on Career Transitions

8/18/17 Bozeman Chronicle - Tester Talks Technology with Local Business Leaders

7/2/17 The Missoulian - High Tech Farming, Missoula Company (Clearas) Cleans Wastewater to Feed Algae for Biofuel, Fertilizer

6/28/17 LinkedIn - Three Years in MT, Reflections on a Life Move by Will Price

6/13/17 True Ventures - The Myth of Silicon Valley (Announcing Submittable Investment)

6/13/17 TechCrunch - Submission Management Company Submittable Raises $5m

5/30/17 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman Tech Company (IronCore Labs) to Expand After $1.5m Investment

5/23/17 Bozeman Chronicle - Sales Development Company Opens Bozeman Office After Investment

5/22/17 Star Tribune - Oppsource Software Raises $1.22m

5/22/17 Fortune Term Sheet- IronCore Labs Raises $1.5m

5/9/17 Washington Post - This Out of the Way Town is Fast Becoming at Start-up Hub

5/8/17 Fast Company - How Tiny Bozeman, Montana, Became a Booming Tech Town

5/4/17 CBS - Why Montana is Experiencing a Tech Boom

4/25/17 Bozeman Chronicle - The Long Complex Reach of RightNow Technologies

1/16/17 - Sen. Tester's Employ MT Address to MT House Recognizing SiteOne and Next Frontier Capital

1/6/17 WSJ - Amgen Takes Stake in SiteOne

1/6/17 - SiteOne Announces $15m Series B, Led by Amgen

12/12/16 TechCrunch - Blackmore Raises $3.5m to Build Better Eyes for Your Self-driving Car

12/12/16 VentureBeat - Blackmore Raises $3.5 million to Fit Roof-mounted Sensors for Self-driving Cars onto a Single Chip

12/1/16 VentureBeat - Dauntless is a free-to-play take on Monster Hunter from ex-BioWare and Riot devs

12/1/16 - Phoenix Labs Presents Dauntless, the Next Evolution of Co-Op Action RPGs

11/15/16 - NFC and Orbital Shift Announce $1.25m Series A to Reimagine Work Force Management

8/31/16 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman Tech Startup Scores $6.5m

8/23/16 Techcrunch - Centricient Snags $6.5m for its Customer Service Messaging Management Software

7/2/16 Billings Gazette - MT's Homegrown Fund is Making a Splash in the State

6/10/16 Bozeman Chronicle - Local VC Firm Raises $21.125m

6/6/16 Bloomberg - NFC Completes Inaugural Fundraising

6/2/16 - NFC Announces Successful Closing of Fund I

5/27/16 - WSJ Venture Capital Dispatch - NFC I Closes at $21.125m

3/23/16 Clearas Announces $4m Series B

12/11/15 Wall St. Journal - Submittable Raises $1.3m to Improve Online Submissions

11/13/15 MT High-Tech Business Alliance - NFC Aims to Raise $20m to Fund Montana's Next Generation of Job Creators

9/14/15 Rayno Report - Next Frontier: VCs on a Montana Mission

9/14/15 Will Price's Comments at MT High Tech Job Summit on Venture Opportunity in MT and Why We Started Next Frontier Capital

7/19/15 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman Investment Firm Invests in SiteOne

7/17/15 Billings Gazette - Bozeman Pharmaceutical Company Gets Funding from Next Frontier

7/15/15 SiteOne Therapeutics - SiteOne Secures Investment from Next Frontier Capital

6/28/15 Bozeman Chronicle - Bozeman Biotech Update

6/4/2015 Bozeman Chronicle - New Investment Fund Aims at Growing Tech Business

5/29/15 ABC Fox Montana - TV Profile of New Fund

5/29/15 Missoulian - Montana Firm to Raise $20m in Venture Capital

5/27/15 VentureBeat - Funding Daily

5/27/15 TechRockies - Next Frontier Capital Raises $20m fund for Montana Startups

5/27/15 VentureWire - Next Frontier Capital Rounds Up $20m to Invest in Montana

5/27/15 Billings Gazette - Montana Firm to Raise $20m in Venture Capital

5/27/15 Wall Street Journal -  Venture Capital Dispatch

5/27/15 Press Release - Announcing Launch of Next Frontier Capital