Extranet Venture Partners

EVP is a tech/media investment company which, to date, has invested in more than a dozen early to mid-stage tech companies including our most recent investments in the VR360 space with Littlsar, in the health-tech space with ViziHealth, and in the telecom services space with Cleareon Fiber Networks. EVP focuses on investments where our experience and relationships can be used to help companies commercialize and grow their business. EVP has a success track record of producing good returns as demonstrated by its most recent monetization which returned over 50 times capital. David Walsh has been a founding partner of this firm since 2003. 

    Cleareon

    Cleareon provides advanced access solutions by combining wholly owned fiber infrastructure, “lit” services and data center / interconnection assets to deliver unfettered and complete access to and for our customers. Cleareon’s fiber networks extend from the network core through their edge data centers directly to enterprise buildings to deliver robust and fluid layer 1, layer 2 and IP-based managed services. This puts their customers right at the “intelligent edge” to facilitate direct neutral access and interconnection to and between myriad content providers, ISPs, wireline and wireless providers.

    Initial Engagement: 2015

    Investment Status: Active

    Role: Investor, Advisor

      Isoolate

      Isoolate, with its patent-pending unique threat isolation technologies, effectively protects users from the web and SaaS application content-borne threats who work from anywhere. The solution is cloud-native, delivered to the end-user through a single, lightweight browser extension or a mobile application. Isoolate solution can onboard 100,000 users in less than 5 minutes, requires no additional hardware or software installations.  It works on all devices including smartphones & tablets, on all operating systems, and supports all browsers and SaaS applications; and can reduce cybersecurity infrastructure costs of companies by at least 50%.  Isoolate serves the SMBs, mid-tier, and Fortune 500 companies directly and/or through partnerships with marquee MSPs/MSSPs.

      Initial Engagement: 2020

      Investment Status: Active

      Role: Chairman, Advisor

      Littlstar

      Littlstar helps media and entertainment companies deliver the highest quality output to viewers at the lowest cost by leveraging their proprietary tools of distributed, peer to peer, blockchain based, and traditional streaming technologies. Littlstar sits at the intersection of blockchain and media with best in class technology, offers custom AR application development utilizing Microsoft Holographic capture technology, offers custom app development & distribution for mobile, PC, Mac, Virtual & Augmented Reality, 360 Video and more.

      Initial Engagement: 2016

      Investment Status: Active

      Role: Investor

      Original Sin Cider

      Established in 1996, Original Sin is one of the original modern-day U.S. cider companies. From day one, the OS mission has been to produce dry traditional ciders made with 100% freshly pressed New York apples.   Today, you can find Original Sin’s unique, award-winning ciders in over 30 states, as well as overseas.

      Initial Engagement: 2003

      Investment Status: Active

      Role: Investor

        REALM

        Realm Financial Group (“Realm”) was founded in 2019 with the vision of providing traditional capital markets investors access to the burgeoning cryptocurrency mining sector. Realm plans to be the largest and most cost-efficient blockchain infrastructure and cryptocurrency mining company in the world. Our leadership team is positioned to be the premier Bitcoin mining operator globally. Realm, through its unique commercial arrangements with its data center and mining technology partners, will achieve a cost structure not available to anyone else in the market, thereby providing superior risk adjusted returns.

        Initial Engagement: 2019

        Investment Status: Active

        Role: Investor, BAdvisor

        TalkPoint

        TalkPoint Communications was a market leading webcasting company based in New York City. The company was founded in 1997 as a joint project of Dow Jones Interactive and Microsoft desktop video. The company was previously known as NextVenue and later iBEAM. The company was taken private in 2004 under the TalkPoint name. The company offered both audio and video webcasting for small to large (20,000 plus) audiences and was a pioneer in producing webinars for financial services, government and other sectors. In September 2014, TalkPoint was acquired by Atlanta-based conferencing and collaboration provider PGi.

        Initial Engagement: 2004

        Investment Status: Sold to PGI 2014; 20X return; more than $50mm gain

        Role: Investor

        ViziHealth

        ViziHealth (VIZI) is a technology-enabled system of care providing clinical, operational, and financial integration to delegated risk providers focused on enhancing medical home performance under alternative payment models. VIZI combines cloud-based technologies with remote and in-market clinical services to effectively deliver community-based care under financial partnership models. VIZI connects legacy IT systems across preferred networks with a cloud service ensuring clinical directives are shared, care plans automated, and changes in condition escalated. The company also provides a variety of comprehensive clinical services supplementing existing efforts to improve utilization management and personalized member service delivery.

        Initial Engagement: 2016

        Investment Status: Active

        Role: Investor