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Arcapita Ventures
Arcapita Ventures, a $200 million dedicated investment fund launched in October 2005, focuses on growth stage enterprises primarily in the United States. From its offices in Atlanta, Arcapita typically acts as the lead investor in companies operating in the (i) healthcare, (ii) information technology and (iii) industrial technology sectors. The investment team looks for businesses that have established technologies and customer bases, and where its investment capital, network and expertise can be applied to scale a proven business model. For more information, go to

New Venture Partners
New Venture Partners establishes close, long-term relationships with global technology corporations to commercialize innovations through spin-out ventures. We take the lead in identifying, developing, forming, and funding these spin-out ventures to produce sustainable, stand-alone companies and great returns for our corporate partners and investors. We have a proven track record of transforming technologies from corporate R&D labs into successful spin-outs. The New Venture Partners team has founded and funded more than 50 technology ventures from the R&D labs and business units of global technology corporations including Lucent/Bell Labs, British Telecom, Philips, Agere, Boeing, Intel, Telstra, Avago, and others. Through our specialized, hands-on practice, we offer a systematic process for commercializing innovations and an alternative path to market that creates a bridge between technology corporations and traditional venture capital. For more information, go to

Morgenthaler Ventures
Morgenthaler Ventures has worked with outstanding entrepreneurs to build valuable companies for over 38 years. Currently, the firm has $2.5 billion under management, including $450 million in the current fund (capitalized in October of 2005). Morgenthaler's venture capital team focuses its investments in two areas: Life sciences and information technology and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA, with offices in Boulder, CO; Boston, MA; and Princeton, NJ. Representative semiconductor and communications infrastructure investments include such names as Premisys, Microchip, Endwave, Vitesse, Cortina, Peregrine, and Paratek. Morgenthaler's passion for company building has earned them the respect of their partners and exceptional results for their investors. For more information, please visit

Third Point Ventures
The Third Point funds are managed by Third Point LLC, a registered investment adviser based in New York, with approximately $8 billion of assets under management. The firm was founded in 1995 by Daniel S. Loeb. Third Point LLC conducts venture capital activities as Third Point Ventures, which is led by Robert Schwartz, an industry veteran with 28 years of experience in private equity and technology company management, based in Sunnyvale, California. For more information, go to

Woodside Fund
Woodside Fund is a leading venture capital firm that excels in developing seed- and early-stage technology companies. Founded in 1983, the Fund attributes its long record of success to the high value it places on building productive partnerships with entrepreneurs, other investors and service providers. Typically a lead investor, Woodside Fund invests from $5 million to $15 million in early-stage enterprise software, fabless semiconductor and network infrastructure companies located on the West Coast. Woodside Fund has more than $330 million in capital under active management. For more information, go to