Early Stage Portfolio

Boca

Acquired by Kraft (NYSE: KFT)

Soy-based meatless burger

Careline

Acquired by Laidlaw (NYSE: LI)

Ambulance services provider

CrunchFund

Early-stage venture investing

CrunchFund is an early stage venture capital firm founded by Michael Arrington, Patrick Gallagher, and MG Siegler. The fund invests in and works with information technology companies at any stage but is primarily focused on seed and early stage investments.

The firm raised its inaugural $20 million fund in September of 2011. Investors in CrunchFund include AOL, Accel Partners, Austin Ventures, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Greylock Partners, Redpoint Ventures, Sequoia Capital, the founding partners of Andreessen Horowitz, each of the general partners of Benchmark Capital, Ron Conway, Yuri Milner, Brad Garlinghouse & Kevin Rose.

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FLOODGATE

A new model for funding tomorrow's great technology companies
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Grande Communications

Digital cable, telephone, and high-speed internet access

Grande is a broadband communications provider offering high-speed Internet, local and long-distance telephone, digital cable and wireless home security services over its own advanced network. Its bundled service area includes portions of Austin, Corpus Christi, suburban northwest Dallas, Midland, Odessa, San Antonio, San Marcos and Waco.

Intelliquest

Acquired by Millward Brown, a division of WPP Group

IPO'd; acquired by Millward Brown, a division of WPP Group

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KD1

Acquired by NetPerceptions (NASDAQ: NETP)

Retail division support systems; acquired by NetPerceptions

Monitronics International

Electronic security services

Monitronics International is one of the largest, fastest growing alarm monitoring companies in the United States. The company provides nationwide security system design, installation, and alarm monitoring services to residential customers and commercial clients through its trusted network of independent Authorized Dealers.

Naviant

Acquired by Equifax (NYSE: EFX)

Provider of direct marketing solutions for Fortune 500 clients; acquired by Equifax

NetBotz

Acquired by APC

Physical security and environmental monitoring appliance

Omni Water Solutions

Systems for oilfield water recycling

Omni Water Solutions is a provider of highly automated mobile water systems for water treatment and re-use. Through its patent-pending OctoZone technology, Omni's platforms are able to sense and respond to constantly changing contaminant conditions in the field.

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Q Clubs

Acquired by 24 Hour Fitness

Revenue Cycle Solutions

Acquired by Waud Capital Partners

Revenue Cycle Solutions (RCS) has developed proprietary technology for efficiently collecting small-balance hospital receivables. Built from the ground up, with an exclusive focus on small-balance insurance claims, RCS "finds" and collects millions of dollars of additional cash for its hospitals customers. Once all insurance balances have been collected, RCS provides the most configurable and patient-friendly, self-pay collection process in the industry. The result is higher collections and patient satisfaction providing RCS with an unmatched hospital customer reference list and wide recognition as the fastest growing firm in the hospital receivable management industry. RCS is based in Chicago, IL.

Service Intelligence

Customer experience optimization solutions

Service Intelligence is the leader in Customer Experience Optimization solutions in North America. The company's extensive network of mystery shoppers and industry-leading, Internet-based platform enable them to deliver solutions that measure the brand performance, the effectiveness of marketing promotions and the quality of customer service experience.

Silverback Enterprise Group

Software consolidation initiative

Silverback Enterprise Group acquires and builds industry-leading software companies that provide mission-critical software products to enterprise customers. Silverback works with outstanding entrepreneurs and management teams to ensure the singular focus at every Silverback company is long-term customer success. Founded in 2010 by successful technology entrepreneurs and business operators, Silverback's leadership team has a proven acquisition track record, having completed 23 successful enterprise technology acquisitions in the past 10 years.

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Spatial Wireless

Acquired by Alcatel (NYSE: ADR)

Cellular switching systems

Summit Global

Acquired by USI (NASDAQ:USIH)

Worldwide risk and benefits management

Vida Capital

Integrated life settlements company

Vida Capital ("Vida") is a vertically integrated asset management company providing longevity contingent investment solutions to investors. Vida specializes in the structuring, servicing, financing and management of life settlement funds, asset-backed securities, and customized portfolios.

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