INVESTING TODAY IN THE POTENTIAL OF TOMORROW.

Overton Venture Capital is a woman led fund that invests in seed and early stage, revenue generating companies whose entrepreneurs break the world’s confines and reimagine it with innovative solutions for next-generation businesses.

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WHAT WE BELIEVE.

The Opportunity:

Technology continues to power rapid digital transformation, so much so that consumers are shifting their behaviors and preferences in how they discover, shop and buy in a next-gen commerce world. We invest in companies that capitalize on this transformation and seek to ultimately transform their sectors.

Companies with our shared DNA:

  • Founders and Teams

We identify and invest in outstanding teams that are on the cusp of disrupting legacy industries. We are inspired by the people who create innovative products that answer consumer needs.

  •  Diversity

We believe that teams comprised of diverse backgrounds and different perspectives generate powerful solutions that shape tomorrow’s world. We are committed to backing companies with diverse leadership and balanced teams.

  •  Integrity

This is a partnership after all. We only work with teams of the highest integrity and those who are unwavering in their commitment to running their businesses. We, in turn, will always be open, honest, and transparent with our portfolio companies and partners.

  •  Performance

We are motivated to partner with companies that have generated rapid growth through fiscal prowess, product differentiation, and competitive advantage. We look for companies that develop scalable, differentiated and defensible products that outperform the market.

How our teams work together:

As founders and operators ourselves, we seek opportunities where we can create value and a sustainable advantage for our companies. Our team plays an active, hands-on role with each portfolio company to help fill the gaps where they need it most to amplify growth.

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People. Product. Performance.

Overton Venture Capital invests in growth stage companies (Pre Series A) who demonstrate early success through revenue and market validation.  Our portfolio company entrepreneurs are executors with exceptional tracks records, differentiated product vision, a strong understanding of customer needs, and build impactful teams. 

As founders and operators ourselves, we seek opportunities where we can help create value and a sustainable advantage. We look for key characteristics around People, Product and Performance as key metrics for success. 

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delivering more than capital.

Building a lasting partnership is a core component and we deliver. We recognize and empower teams that are wired to disrupt industries. Together, and with a hands-on approach, we help companies achieve faster growth and increased profitability by leveraging our own operating experiences and resources.

Our commitment to working hands-on with our portfolio companies stems from each partner’s extensive history of operational excellence, experienced leadership, and success in driving corporate value. 

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Kerry Miller, Partner

Kerry Miller, an active angel investor, has 18 years of experience in management consulting, finance and talent strategy. Kerry’s extensive career includes time at Willis Towers Watson where she focused on integration strategy and mergers and acquisitions.  Most recently Kerry was head of human capital management for the real estate division at Goldman Sachs where she led the 1000-person integration of Archon Group. During her eight years at Goldman Sachs, she was also responsible for global recruiting strategy and head of human resources and talent strategy for technology infrastructure supporting the CTO.

Michael Nogen, Partner

Michael Nogen, a former entrepreneur, launched and scaled startup Theality to become a national maternity apparel manufacturer and distributor carried by over 200 retailers.  Michael has had a career in management consulting partnering with global clients to drive measurable business results by transforming their operating models to better respond to today's consumer and market trends. Most recently, he led global strategy at Gap and headed finance and strategy at 1800Flowers.com.  Michael currently serves as a mentor at two leading NYC tech accelerators – XRC Labs and ERA.

Operating Partners

12+ industry experts with leadership experience from top companies including:

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Our Name Overton

The name Overton is derived from our heritage and comes from an area in Fort Worth, Texas. Both of our mothers and Michael were born and raised in Fort Worth. It’s a place that plays homage to our family and our roots. Over 30 years ago our families did business together, and fate reunited Michael and Kerry in New York City.

 

THE PORTFOLIO


 
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PERCH extends digital media into the store, making physical displays captivating, playful and immersive. As customers touch and pick up products, PERCH places experiential media right at the moment when they are most engaged with the product.

 
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SYLO is the only independent, third-party measurement and fraud detection data analytics company catering to the rapidly growing influencer marketing space.

 
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Disrupting men’s fashion, STANTT combines intelligent data, technology, and classic styling to create affordable, made-to-measure shirts with the “off the rack” ease of shopping. Relying on just three measurements, a perfect-fitting shirt is made and delivered in only seven days.

 
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The future of workplace wellness is here. FITSPOT is an all-in-one managed platform for companies to seamlessly create customized on-site health & wellness services and curated community experiences.

 
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JOYLUX is disrupting the enormous, but underserved, intimate health market for menopausal women. Scientifically validated, and endorsed by medical professionals, these premium home-use products treat dryness, incontinence, and sexual function.

 
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Wethos deploys responsive teams of creative and marketing specialists to help meaningful brands stay competitive in a rapidly-evolving digital landscape. Through its tech platform and diverse community of vetted professionals, Wethos curates flexible teams of exactly the right experts to help accelerate social and economic progress.

 
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Get in touch.

We want to hear from you. If you’re an entrepreneur and think we can build something truly innovative together, please drop a note to: info@overtonvc.com