Founded in 1996 by Bill Gross, Idealab was established to create and operate pioneering technology companies. Idealab has worked with companies with breakthrough technologies in robotics (Evolution Robotics), wireless broadband (ClearMesh Networks) and renewable energy (Energy Innovations), among others. Idealab also continues to partner with venture capital firms and other strategic investors to provide the resources to maximize the potential of these companies. The incubating facilitates offer a wide range of resources that include: office space and the accompanying office services, development and technology, graphic design, marketing, competitive research, legal, accounting, and business development support and services. In addition, Idealab provides advice on strategy, branding and corporate structure.
Investor Firms That Co-Invest with Idealab
CSC Venture CapitalIVPiNovia CapitalComcast VenturesScout VenturesRapoport InvestmentsUpside PartnershipSocial CapitalCota CapitalIA VenturesSocial LeverageFounder CollectiveHearst Media fundBoxGroupWestern Technology InvestmentLong Journey VenturesAmplify.LAPro Founders CapitalBam VenturesLerer HippeauB Capital GroupTod and Auren Growth Syndicateff Venture CapitalTribe CapitalScienceTeamworthy VenturesOutlander LabsLocalGlobeAtomicoThink + VenturesAndreessen HorowitzLightspeed Venture PartnersVenrockGreylockGVKleiner Perkins