The highest value-add to Founders per dollar invested
We Invest. Fast.
We do 2 zoom meetings. You get our decision the day after the second zoom. At 12:00 pm.
We are called 2.12 for that reason.
We cut $100,000 checks in pre-seed / seed companies, Enterprise / Cloud only.
We don't lead rounds.
We are focused on North America.
We Help. For real.
We help you build your company. After we invest, we have an onboarding session with Founders to present our support team and partners (see below).
Our mission is to make sure you will raise a series A. And a B. We have direct Partner access to 2/3 of the top US VC firms.
We do quarterly meetings with Founders to prepare their next fundraising.
How do we help?
We provide Founders with the following services
We pay for everything!
Our partner David will ignite the leader inside you.
To remind you how to reconnect your drive with your passion, and to ultimately give you the tools to listen to the vision you have deep inside for the company you lead.
Hilmon and Cory will help you build a scalable sales engine as fast as possible.
Getting there quickly will position you for a faster series A.
Engineering Manager Apple
Senior Eng. Manager Netflix
Dir. Product Management Service Now
Director of Engineering DocSend
Senior Product Manager PayPal
Dir. Product Engineering GitHub
Senior Dir. Engineering Docusign
Senior UX Manager Reddit
The engineering leader of your company can access a pool of 600+ seasoned mentors to help her develop the skills to lead your growing team.
With our partner, Plato.
Culture & Values
Anne and Steph of At Your Core will help you to cultivate culture with intention. You’ll identify values and behaviors that will be imperative to your early growth and you'll discuss topics ranging from how to make key first hires to how to maintain connection and engagement as you move to Series A and beyond.
Mentor: Dave Yarnold
Dave served as CEO of ServiceMax, a provider of cloud-based field service management solutions, for 9 years. Prior to ServiceMax, he held several executive positions at Successfactors, Extensity, Clarify, Platinum Software Corporation, and Oracle. Dave will help you release your full potential as a leader.
Our partner John Paul will provide you with a personal concierge so that you will have more time to focus on what matters to you and your company. Do you need to travel? Organize an off-site for your team? Take care of your home? Send gifts? John Paul will do that for you.
Our General Partner Ben is Head of Corp Dev at LinkedIn.
When the time comes for an M&A discussion, he will be on your side of the table.
Our 60+ LPs are founders & operators. You can ask them any questions via an in-house email system.