The Keiretsu Forum Northwest today announced that it invested $20.1 million in 34 companies last year, backing startups such as iCapEquity, Journey Gym, Minetta Brook, and Puralytics. All but three of the investments were new deals with technology companies receiving 43 percent of the funding. The angel group, which added 85 members in 2012, says it has facilitated more than $110 million since it was started in 2005.
Here are some of the companies in Washington:
- Clean Fuel Illinois
- Greenwood Clean Energy
Read the full story at the source: John Cook, Geekwire, February 15, 2013.