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A team entirely unique to venture...

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...with varied passions, perspectives, and professional backgrounds — founders, builders, engineers, designers, journalists, and more.

Meet Initialized

Committed to our Founders for the Long Haul

Our team is built to guide you from 0 to 1, but we're your advisors for life. We provide seed stage founders — from enterprise SaaS to sustainability, health to hard tech, artificial intelligence to infrastructure, consumer to crypto — with the tools to build companies and navigate the venture landscape.

We are grateful for the opportunity to do so.

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In this month’s founder spotlight, we’re sitting down with PermitFlow’s CEO, Francis Thumpasery. PermitFlow is a startup that is revolutionizing the construction permitting process by providing a streamlined digital platform that simplifies and accelerates permit approvals.

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My First Product with Robyn Exton, founder of HER
My First Product with Robyn Exton, founder of HER

“My First…” is a new monthly series written by Jen Wolf, managing partner at Initialized Capital. In this monthly series, Jen will speak with various founders within the Initialized portfolio about their “first” experiences in hiring, product features, customers, design ideas, marketing campaigns, and more. This month, Jen sits down with Robyn Exton, founder of HER, a sapphic dating and community app.

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Deepening Health System Relationships
Deepening Health System Relationships

Earlier this month, I led a virtual roundtable with leaders from three top health systems and a group of 15 Initialized healthcare founders to explore how to strengthen relationships with this critical customer segment. Especially in the current macro environment, closing sales is critical and working with health systems can be tricky to navigate. Leaders from […]

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