Investor List:

Top AI Pre-Seed Investors in Midwest (43)

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We’ve compiled a list of the top AI investors. The goal is to help Founders find the best investors to target and get introduced to.
Photo of Paige Craig, Managing Partner at Outlander Labs
Paige Craig
Outlander Labs·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $200K
Range: $50K - $250K
Investors in United States, Investors in Georgia, Investors in Atlanta (GA), Investors in Nashville (TN), Investors in New Orleans (LA), Investors in Washington (DC), Investors in Raleigh-Durham / Southeast US, Investors in Charlotte (NC), Investors in Memphis (TN), Investors in St. Louis (MO), Investors in Indianapolis (IN), Investors in Louisville/Jefferson County (KY), Investors in Tampa (FL), Investors in Miami (FL), Investors in Jacksonville (FL), Investors in Birmingham (AL), Investors in Montgomery (AL), Investors in Austin (TX), Investors in Dallas (TX), Investors in Texas, Investors in Louisiana, Investors in Alabama, Investors in Tennessee, Investors in Kentucky, Investors in West Virginia, Investors in Virginia, Investors in District of Columbia, Investors in North Carolina, Investors in South Carolina, Investors in Florida, Investors in Mississippi, Investors in Arkansas, Investors in Lexington-Fayette (KY)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Angel, Scout, and Solo-Capitalists (Other Lists), Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in Future of Work, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Raleigh-Durham / Southeast US (Other Lists), Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
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Ryan Gembala
Pathbreaker Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $250K - $1M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in SF Bay Area (CA), Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in New York (NY), Investors in Seattle (WA), Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Atlanta (GA), Investors in Chicago (IL), Investors in Austin (TX), Investors in Indianapolis (IN), Investors in Portland (ME)
Investors in AgTech, Investors in AgTech, Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Data Services, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Food and Beverage, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Hardware, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Space, Investors in Space, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
Photo of Alex Rubalcava, General Partner at Stage Venture Partners
Alex Rubalcava
Stage Venture Partners·General Partner
Sweet spot: $350K
Range: $250K - $500K
Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Seattle (WA), Investors in St. Louis (MO), Investors in Santa Barbara (CA), Investors in Washington (DC), Investors in San Francisco (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Analytics, Investors in Diverse Investors (Other Lists), Investors in E-commerce, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Health IT, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists), Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in Manufacturing, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)
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Michael Silton
Act One Ventures·Managing Director
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $250K - $1M
Investors in Chicago (IL), Investors in New York (NY), Investors in Seattle / Portland, Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Santa Monica (CA), Investors in San Diego (CA)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in E-commerce, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise Applications, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise Infrastructure, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Los Angeles / Southern California (Other Lists), Investors in Payments, Investors in Payments, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Social Commerce, Investors in Social Commerce, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
Photo of David Wieland, Managing Partner at Motivate Ventures
David Wieland
Motivate Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $100K - $2.0M
Investors in Midwest, Investors in Chicago (IL), Investors in Austin (TX), Investors in Toronto (Ontario)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in BioTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Insurance, Investors in Insurance, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Midwest (Other Lists), Investors in Parenting/Families, Investors in Parenting/Families, Investors in Payments, Investors in Payments, Investors in SaaS, Investors in SaaS, Investors in Sales & CRM, Investors in Sales & CRM
Photo of Dave Kashen, Managing Partner at Fearless Ventures
Dave Kashen
Fearless Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $1M
Range: $250K - $5.0M
Investors in San Francisco (CA), Investors in Palo Alto (CA), Investors in New York (NY), Investors in Los Angeles (CA), Investors in Menlo Park (CA), Investors in San Mateo (CA), Investors in Denver (CO), Investors in Detroit (MI), Investors in Ann Arbor (MI)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in BioTech, Investors in BioTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in Consumer Health, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Enterprise, Investors in Impact, Investors in Impact, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in San Francisco Bay Area (Other Lists), Investors in Web3/Blockchain, Investors in Web3/Blockchain
Photo of Jason Cahill, Managing Partner at Carbon Ventures
Jason Cahill
Carbon Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $500K
Range: $350K - $750K
Investors in New York (NY), Investors in Boston (MA), Investors in Washington (DC), Investors in Pittsburgh (PA), Investors in Austin (TX)
Investors in AgTech, Investors in AgTech, Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in AR/VR, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in ClimateTech/CleanTech, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in EnergyTech, Investors in IoT, Investors in IoT, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Logistics, Investors in Material Science, Investors in Material Science, Investors in New York City (Other Lists), Investors in Robotics, Investors in Robotics, Investors in Web3/Blockchain, Investors in Web3/Blockchain, Investors in Investors who were founders (Other Lists)
Photo of Jonathon Triest, Managing Partner at Ludlow Ventures
Jonathon Triest
Ludlow Ventures·Managing Partner
Sweet spot: $750K
Range: $50K - $1M
Investors in Detroit (MI)
Investors in AI, Investors in AI, Investors in Angel, Scout, and Solo-Capitalists (Other Lists), Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Cloud Infrastructure, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in Consumer Internet, Investors in FinTech, Investors in FinTech, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Gaming/eSports, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Marketplaces, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Media/Content, Investors in Messaging, Investors in Messaging, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in SMB Software, Investors in Social Networks, Investors in Social Networks, Investors in Investors who invested in diverse founders (Other Lists), Investors in Investors who invested in female founders (Other Lists)