Invest with Reinforced Ventures, Pittsburgh
$156.6K ($5K)
Typical Investments
11
Deals Last 12 Months
177
Unique LPs have invested
Note from Reinforced Ventures, Pittsburgh

Reinforced Ventures focuses on helping founders with both capital and expertise at seed or pre-seed stages. We are a group of tenured technologists & founders from Google, Uber, Apple and successful startups primarily based out of, or with strong connections to the Pittsburgh PA area. We invest in founders who are demonstrably lean with their funding, exude competence in their product area and can share a realistic and compelling trajectory. We look for opportunities we can deeply understand and therefore contribute expertise and facilitate introductions towards.

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All deals will be syndicated.

Euan is an incredible teammate, and we're thrilled to have him as an investor in Onyx Labs. He's been an asset to us in many ways. Where our original pitch had room for improvement, Euan's insights were invaluable in helping us craft a clear, compelling story. His substantial work...more
RFV has been great to work with. Although thorough, their process was very efficient and were always cognizant of the utilization of our time as founders running a company. It is refreshing to interface with investors like RFV who bring immense strategic value and are very efficient in their...more
Team
Euan Guttridge
Advisor
ex-Head of Technical Program Management @uber ATG (Self-Driving), ex @google and @google[X]. Co-founder @its. Mentor @alphalab. Press : https://u.nu/2ivem
Liam Krut
Data Scientist
Papirys, Lumeris • Studied at @carnegie-mellon-university
Investments
Exit
Acquired by Twist Bioscience in 2016
Exit
Acquired by Return Path in 2017
Exit
Acquired by Twilio in 2015
Exit
Acquired by Mobify in 2016
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LPs
Emil Michael
Emil Michael is an entrepreneur and been connected with some of the biggest start-ups in the world.
Meb Faber
Individual Investor
Founder and CIO Cambria Funds & The Idea Farm. Author of some books and papers Some research https://www.cambriainvestments.com/investing-insights/
Maneesh Arora
Angel
CEO & Co-founder @mightytext. Product @lyft, @zynga, @google (PM on Consumer, Ads; Founders Award). b4:Enterprise software. CS degree @ucla-1 #PRODUCTBUILDER
Lawrence Braitman
Angel
investor / advisor / growth accelerator to early-stage digital media companies
Sundeep Ahuja
Angel
I've led 100+ Syndicates incl @mosaic @good-eggs @sandboxvr @notable-labs @livelyhsa @lus-brands; 3x Founder; Author; BS CS Stanford.
Eric Ries
Angel
Author of The Lean Startup
Peter Livingston
Investor
Founder/GP at Unpopular Ventures
Ilya Gelfenbeyn
Angel
Head of Google Assistant Investments, Co-founder and CEO @API.AI/Dialogflow (acquired by Google), Angel Investor, LP at http://the.ai
References
Reinforced Ventures literally hit the ground running as a team member. They are the ideal support and sounding board one can imagine: always there when you need them, very generous with time and brain cycles, but also very cognizant of the founders' time. Euan is incredibly articulate and his...more
Euan has been one of the most founder-friendly investors we have had. He is always willing to provide quick help and advice when needed -- even coming to our office in person to meet with us on several occasions. While Euan has the expertise to be "hands on" when needed, he understands...more
Euan is an incredible teammate, and we're thrilled to have him as an investor in Onyx Labs. He's been an asset to us in many ways. Where our original pitch had room for improvement, Euan's insights were invaluable in helping us craft a clear, compelling story. His substantial work...more
RFV has been great to work with. Although thorough, their process was very efficient and were always cognizant of the utilization of our time as founders running a company. It is refreshing to interface with investors like RFV who bring immense strategic value and are very efficient in their...more
Euan truly operates as a partner. He objectively provides the most detail and clarity possible to his LPs - allowing them to make the best decision for them while also being highly communicative and identifying all avenues to help the entrepreneurs he works with meet their goal.

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