GSV Capital Corp. (GSVC) is a publicly traded investment fund that seeks to invest in high-growth, venture-backed private companies. Led by industry veteran Michael Moe, the fund seeks to create a portfolio of high-growth emerging private companies via a repeatable and disciplined investment approach, as well as to provide investors with access to such companies through its publicly traded common stock. GSV Capital is headquartered in Woodside, CA. For more information, visit gsvcap.com.
Brutten Global operates through its various international business interests, a diverse investment thesis across a broad spectrum of industries and services. These interests operate under the principle of creating core value in multiple asset classes through investment prudence and recognition of future growth potential. Marc Brutten is the Chairman of Brutten Global Holdings.
An investment firm established in 1978 to invest its principals’ capital, Brutten Global has since acquired over 800 buildings, totaling 39 mm sq.ft. across 16 US states, 4 countries, and 2 continents, in transactions valued at over $4 billion.
By investing in out-of-favor, inefficiently operated, often overlooked, somewhat contrarian assets across a variety of investment classes, Brutten Global leverages our entrepreneurial capabilities with talented and inventive team members who help fulfill our mission for improving corporate and asset level performance.
FirstKey's mission is to provide the most innovative financing solutions and services for residential and commercial property investors, correspondent lenders, and residential mortgage holders. FirstKey commits to four important values: Exceptional customer service; integrity and transparency in customer transactions; innovative and creative financial solutions; and a culture where employees excel, build their careers, and have fun.
Backed by one of the world's leading private investment management firms, FirstKey is capitalized to carry out its mission to help sophisticated owners and borrowers achieve their strategic business goals. Learn more at http://www.firstkeylending.com.
EarlyShares has established strategic partnerships to create value for investors and issuers on our platform. The partners below funnel qualified deals to our site, help us execute secure, compliant transactions, and provide distribution, marketing, and other services to EarlyShares and its users.
eReal Estate Holdings
eReal Estate holdings is the team behind two powerful online real estate platforms – Condos.com and Houses.com – and is EarlyShares' partner in a new joint venture: Property.com. Property.com is a category-defining commercial real estate marketplace showcasing over 500,000 investments and facilitating transactions among buyers, investors, lenders, brokers, sponsors, and developers. For more information, visit property.com.
CrowdCheck is the leading company providing transparency and investor protection for crowdfunding and online investments. EarlyShares has partnered with CrowdCheck to implement a procedure for screening and vetting companies that apply to host equity or convertible debt offerings on our platform. For more information, visit crowdcheck.com.
Veri-Tax is the trusted leader in ‘Ability-To-Pay’ verification solutions. By utilizing the industry’s most advanced technology, Veri-Tax gathers the necessary documentation to streamline funding, accelerate underwriting decisions, prevent fraud, and improve the overall customer experience. Veri-Tax is EarlyShares’ investor verification partner. For more information, visit veri-tax.com.
Cross River Bank
Cross River Bank is an independent community bank that offers a broad range of services and deposit and loan products to the general public. In addition, Cross River Bank provides select partners with a fully compliant and integrated web-based solution catering to the online lending and payment processing arenas. For more information, visit crossriverbank.com.
Ellenoff Grossman & Schole
Ellenoff Grossman & Schole is the top law firm serving the investment crowdfunding industry. Led by Douglas Ellenoff, winner of the "Crowdfunding Visionary Award," EGS is a New York City-based law firm offering its clients legal services in a broad range of business related matters. Founded in 1992, the Firm specializes in many areas of commercial law. For more information, visit egsllp.com.
GrayRobinson is a full-service corporate law firm with nearly 300 attorneys throughout 12 offices across Florida. GrayRobinson provides legal services for Fortune 500 companies, emerging businesses, lending institutions, local and state governments, developers, entrepreneurs and individuals across Florida, the nation and the world. For more information, visit gray-robinson.com.
Crowdnetic is a leading provider of technology and market data solutions to the global crowdfinance marketplace. Crowdnetic operates the industry’s premier centralized hub for real-time market data aggregated from platforms across the globe. Through Crowdnetic, EarlyShares distributes public deal information to investors around the world. For more information, visit crowdnetic.com.
McCarter & English
McCarter & English, LLP is a firm of over 400 lawyers with offices in Boston, East Brunswick, Hartford, Stamford, New York, Newark, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Washington, DC. In continuous business for more than 170 years, McCarter & English is among the oldest and largest law firms in America. In September 2014, McCarter & English combined with SorinRand LLP, a boutique firm that specialized in early-stage and emerging growth companies in technology and tech-enabled industries. For more information, visit mccarter.com.
Westcore Properties is an international real estate acquisitions firm with a specialized focus on well-located multi-tenant industrial and office properties. Westcore is vertically integrated with expertise in all facets of real estate investment management: finance, leasing, redevelopment, construction, and building operations. For more information, visit westcore.net.