Defiance Ventures, the Charlotte-based venture builder, today announced its investment in Lucid Drone Technologies. Lucid designs, develops, and manufactures autonomous drones for labor intensive applications such as commercial cleaning and…Read More
We are a venture builder.
We partner with and catapult tech companies at any stage through a unique synthesis of capital investment, broad technical prowess, and strategic operational support. Our well networked and accomplished team provides world class partnership and capital with a focus on growth and scalability.
- Opportunity / Idea
- Concept Development
- Minimum Viable Product
- Capital Raise
- Team Build
Ways we engage.
We actively invest in promising teams and business ideas. While a more traditional venture builder generally focuses only on sweat-equity investment, we offer direct funding and funding advisory to help venture founders focus on taking their business to the next level.
We offer a suite of options ranging from board appointment all the way to executive talent supplementation and everything in between. We bring our depth of experience to back you up where you need it the most.
We offer a variety of options for founders and owners looking to transition out of daily management. Whether you’re ready for retirement or just looking to bring on experienced partners, we have flexible approaches to transitioning and growing your business.
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Our latest news.
“We’re back with Charlotte Inno’s second annual Fire Awards, a list that honors 50 of the Queen City’s startups, tech firms and organizations that are “on fire.” From pre-seed-stage startups…Read More
An excerpt from CharlotteInno’s article written by Elise Franco June 02, 2021: Last month, local startup BatteryXchange, co-founded by Desmond Wiggan and Aubrey Yeboah, announced an investment from local venture…Read More