Exits

Since its founding in 1997, the Tech Coast Angels portfolio has yielded 64 exits where capital was returned. Here is the breakout by year:

2000: Five Exits

  • Pacific Mercantile Bank (IPO)
  • Stage One Capital
  • WholesaleExchange
  • Gazellelab
  • BizBuyer.com

2001: One exit

  • eTeamz

2002: Two exits

  • Sandpiper Networks
  • Gray Scale Technologies

2003: Two exits

  • Q3DM Inc.
  • IndX Software Corporation

2004: Two exits

  • Voyager Systems, Inc.
  • eTronica

2005: None

2006: Four exits

  • Pictage.com Inc.
  • ProcessClaims
  • Cargo Technology Inc.
  • eTeam.com

2007: Eleven exits

  • Green Earth Technologies (IPO)
  • Organic To Go (IPO)
  • Althea
  • N Spine
  • Molecular Medicine BioServices
  • Heartland Resource Technologies LLC
  • RealAge
  • ADVENTRX Pharmaceuticals (aka Biokeys)
  • InnoZen, Inc.
  • ScanlanKemperBard (SKB)
  • PhatNoise, Inc.

2008: Two exits

  • CADFORCE, Inc
  • Dispatch & Tracking Solutions (ETAK)

2009: Three exits

  • DAX Solutions
  • Multistat Inc
  • Teresis Media Management, Inc.

2010: Five exits

  • GreenDot (IPO)
  • Trius Therapeutics (IPO)
  • Language Weaver, Inc.
  • Integrien Corporation
  • SeQual Technologies Inc.
  • Greenplum (formerly Metapa)

2011: One exit

  • Active Networks (IPO)

2012: Five exits:

  • Lynx (formerly DriveCam)
  • WiseWindow
  • OptionEase
  • CrowdTorch (formerly LaughStub )
  • ClimateMinder

2013: Six exits:

  • Trius Therapeutics
  • LendAmend
  • Cognition Technologies
  • Cudasign (formerly Sign Now)
  • Yowza
  • Cruiser Systems (formerly Part Tours)

2014 Seven exits:

  • Mindbody (optional exit)
  • Vital Therapies (IPO)
  • Bluebeam Software
  • Truecar (IPO)
  • Airsis
  • Allylix
  • Hookit (formerly Loop’d Networks)

2015 Six exits

  • Mindbody (IPO)
  • CytomX (IPO)
  • Olive Medical
  • Thermark
  • CRISI Medical Systems
  • WIspry

2016 Six exits

  • Retrosense Therapeutics
  • Clearcare
  • grandPad (optional exit)
  • Hipmunk
  • HitFix
  • WeGoLook

2017 Five exits (so far)

  • Savara Pharmaceuticals (now listed on NASDAQ)
  • Everystory (now public as Dthera Sciences)
  • AnyMeeting
  • Enmotus
  • MaMoCa