Venture Capital Investors

Grayhawk Venture Partners

Grayhawk Venture Partners is a VC investing group that backs technology-based companies.

Venture Investor Overview

Venture Investor
Grayhawk Venture Partners
Status
Active
Activity Level
Industry Focus
Digital Media & VR & AR
Enterprise IT
Internet & IoT
Mobile

Contact Information

Contact
Brian Burns
Title
Managing Partner
Mailing Address
5050 North 40th Street 380
Phoenix, AZ 85018
USA
Email Address

Background Information

Overview
Grayhawk Venture Partners, based in Phoenix, Arizona, was formed in May of 2000 to provide equity capital to growth-oriented companies based in the southwestern United States. Grayhawk is the successor to Cornerstone Equity Partners, a private equity investment company that invested $25 million over a five year period and generated a 55% internal rate of return on its investments. Its newest fund, Grayhawk Venture Fund I, LP, is a Federal licensee under the Small Business Investment Act of 1958, as amended. Grayhawk's principals, collectively have over 55 years experience in investing in early to later stage companies representing over $150 million in capital deployed. With insight from their diverse investment backgrounds and industry experiences, the principals collaborate with business owners and actively contribute to the strategic direction and long-term success of their portfolio companies.
Profile
Grayhawk Venture Partners LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Grayhawk Venture Partners Company Twitter Account
Company News
Grayhawk Venture Partners News
Facebook
Grayhawk Venture Partners on Facebook
YouTube
Grayhawk Venture Partners on YouTube
Last Transaction
2/23/2022

Transaction History

Our records indicate that Grayhawk Venture Partners invested in the VC transactions listed below. Dollar amounts are for the entire raise, which may include other investors.

Company
Date
Amount
2/23/2022
$8,000,000
1/31/2022
$9,300,000
10/9/2020
$5,000,000
1/31/2020
$15,000,000
10/31/2019
$11,000,000
3/20/2019
$17,000,000
8/30/2018
$10,500,000
7/28/2017
$16,000,000
4/7/2017
$8,500,000
2/14/2017
$1,700,000
9/15/2016
$36,000,000
7/20/2016
$10,000,000
10/20/2014
$6,000,000
6/24/2014
$1,500,000
5/29/2014
$5,000,000
3/6/2014
$5,000,000
7/23/2013
$3,250,000
6/30/2013
Unknown
6/30/2008
$2,600,000
12/31/2007
$2,166,000
7/2/2007
$12,750,000
4/4/2007
$6,220,000
9/30/2006
$5,100,000
4/4/2006
$12,000,000
3/31/2006
$613,000
3/31/2006
$4,900,000
3/31/2006
$579,900
3/31/2006
$1,400,000
11/15/2005
$6,200,000
6/30/2005
$3,229,000
6/30/2005
$750,000
3/31/2005
$1,300,000

 


Investor Contacts

Title
Name
Email & Social
Managing Partner
Brian Burns
  Brian Burns LinkedIn Profile  Brian Burns Twitter Account  Brian Burns News  Brian Burns on Facebook
Managing Partner
Sherman Chu
  Sherman Chu LinkedIn Profile  Sherman Chu Twitter Account  Sherman Chu News  Sherman Chu on Facebook
Managing Partner
Brian Smith
  Brian Smith LinkedIn Profile  Brian Smith Twitter Account  Brian Smith News  Brian Smith on Facebook

 


Funds

Our database includes the following fund closing(s) for Grayhawk Venture Partners. If we are missing funds, please contact us.

Fund Description
Vintage Date
Fund Amount
Grayhawk Venture Fund III
2/15/2019
$10,000,000
Grayhawk Venture Fund II
3/2/2012
$70,000,000

 


Portfolio Companies

Grayhawk Venture Partners has invested in the companies below, according to our database records. If we are missing a portfolio company, please let us know.

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