What's the secret to our success?

We leverage relationships with founders and co-investors to invest in deals reserved for much larger funds.

Hillcrest Venture Partners leverages the business, operational and technical expertise of its management team to help seed to growth stage technology companies become the preeminent companies of the future. We invest according to a thorough methodology that yields an objective assessment of each company. Some of the factors we consider are:

Problem Addressed The company's product or service must address a meaningful problem faced by customers.

Value Proposition The product or service must have clear and material advantages (e.g., cheaper, faster, more convenient) over existing solutions.

Market Size The total addressable market for the product or solution must exceed $500 Million per year.

Barriers to Entry There must be substantial barriers which prevent others from duplicating the product or entering the market.

Management Team The company's management team must have a track record of success or have demonstrated potential for success.