SpareFoot is a start-up company, backed by some really great venture capital investors. These guys help support us in more ways than one:
Silverton Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm based in Austin, Texas. Silverton collaborates with exceptional entrepreneurs who are committed to attacking growth markets with cutting-edge products or services. The principals of Silverton Partners have over two decades of venture experience in IT infrastructure and management software. They have invested in start-ups such as Tivoli Systems (IPO/acquired by IBM), Motive Communications (IPO/acquired by Alcatel-Lucent), Waveset (acquired by Sun Microsystems) and SailPoint (privately held).
FLOODGATE is a Silicon Valley-based, early-stage Super Angel fund focused on start-ups that fundamentally disrupt existing large markets or create new market categories. The firm currently works with consumer-focused companies such as Twitter, Chegg, ngmoco, digg, Kongregate, IMVU and Smule, as well as business-focused companies such as SwiftTest, Solarwinds, Spiceworks, Demandforce and YuMe Networks.
Capital Factory is a seed-stage mentoring program for start-ups that provides a small amount of seed capital and weekly mentoring sessions by entrepreneurs who have founded successful companies. Start-ups apply to participate in a 10-week summer program in Austin, Texas, intended to point them in the right direction with a clear path to profitability and growth.