by making venture capital investments in the equity of seed and early stage companies.See More
rather than purely a traditional “Venture Fund”See More
there is a vital formula for investors to successfully bring seed and early stage ventures to fruitionLearn More
TVF views itself as a ``management development company`` rather than a traditional ``Venture Fund.`` When investing in seed and early stage companies, TVF encourages and supports rigorous management skills, superior market analysis and product development, while maintaining a focus on leadership and execution. TVF also helps create the necessary connections and collaboration between potential strategic partners an/or investors.
There are a few things that set the Telluride Venture Fund apart, such as striving to be a catalyst for high growth businesses; serving as an essential component of the developing entrepreneurial ecosystem within Telluride and the Colorado Plateau; supporting “Impact Investing” (investments where the intention is to generate measurable social impact alongside a financial return); and providing attractive returns for its investors.
``Impact Investing`` is making investments in companies to generate job creation, along with a financial return. TVF is dedicated to assisting organizations and companies within Colorado and the Colorado Plateau in developing a sustainable economic future by growing and nurturing new local enterprises, as well as attracting business to relocate or establish branch operations or joint ventures with existing companies.
"The best way to predict the future is to create it."