Fuel And Guidance



Venture Investors

General Catalyst Partners

General Catalyst Partners, headquartered in Cambridge, Mass., is a venture capital firm that invests in exceptional entrepreneurs who are building the technology-based companies that will lead innovation and transform industries.

Norwest Venture Partners

Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) is a global investment firm that manages more than $3.7 billion in capital. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, NVP has actively partnered with entrepreneurs to build great businesses for more than 50 years.

Steamboat Ventures

Steamboat Ventures, based in Burbank, Calif., is a global venture capital fund affiliated with The Walt Disney Company that invests in early- to mid-stage media, consumer and technology companies in the U.S. and Asia.

Voyager Capital

Voyager Capital is a leading West Coast information technology venture firm that provides entrepreneurs with the resources, experience and connections to build successful companies.

Strategic Investors


Telstra is Australia’s leading telecommunications and information services company. The company has an international presence and facilitates access to over 2,000 points of presence in 230 countries and territories across the globe.


Sky is a leading entertainment company in Europe, serving 20 million customers across five countries. Sky is also Europe’s leading investor in television content with a combined programming budget of over £4.6 billion.


Citrix is a leader in mobile workspaces, providing virtualization, mobility management, networking and cloud service. Citrix solutions are in use by more than 330,000 organizations and 100 million users globally.


Nvidia is a pioneer in the art and science of visual computing. The company's technologies are transforming a world of displays into a world of interactive discovery for gamers, scientists, consumers and enterprise customers.

Angel Investors

The Alliance of Angels

The Alliance of Angels, a program of the Technology Alliance (TA), is a regionally-focused membership program of over 100 individual accredited angel investors and representatives of investment corporations.

The Bend Venture Conference

The Bend Venture Conference in Bend, Ore. is one of the fastest-growing venture capital competitions in the Pacific Northwest and continues to attract some of the most promising emerging companies throughout the region.

The Oregon Angel Fund

The Oregon Angel Fund (OAF) is a highly structured, investor-driven angel fund, professionally managed by over 50 of Oregon's most successful and influential Northwest business leaders.