The Entrepreneurs Choice

Tech Coast Angels is the investor of choice for Southern California entrepreneurs

If your company is based in Southern California, matches TCA’s early stage and industry focus, and is seeking to raise from between $50,000 and $1,000,000, then we should talk. We have the ability to syndicate deals that require more capital. Are you ready to get started? It’s simple! Apply Now.

TCA’s Investment Criteria:

1.       Located in Southern California

2.       Resourceful management team with impeccable integrity

3.       Solution to a compelling business problem

4.       Large identified market opportunity

5.       Defensible business model / proprietary technology

6.       Sustainable competitive advantage

7.       Some level of market validation

8.       Ability to attract future funding

9.       Credible exit potential

10.    If your company is located outside of Southern California we suggest that you connect with an angel group in your area. We do syndicate deals (inbound and outbound)with many angel groups in the United States. Have a look at the Angel Capital Association website for a list of member angel groups in the U.S.


TCA seeks early stage investments. If you are raising $50,000 to $1 million we may be the right funding source for you.






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"Tech Coast Angels understood our vision and the market's need for our products long before any traditional VC group would even grant us a meeting."
- Steve Streit, CEO, GreenDot