Alpha Venture Partners, our new breed of growth venture fund, launched in January 2014 when we announced our first investment in LiveIntent. LiveIntent, recently named to the No. 2 Spot on Crains New York’s Fast 50 list, continues to double revenue year over year by expanding its customer base with New York Times, WSJ, Kraft, Walmart, and over 600 publishers to reach 10s of millions of unique readers.

2014: Over $16 Million into 4 Growth Deals

Besides LiveIntent (Series C led by Bullpen, with participation by Battery and Shasta), Alpha Venture Partners invested over $16 million into 3 other companies includingCoupang (Series F led by Sequoia), Cloud Technology Partners (Series B led by Oak and Pritzker Group), and one other company, (tba – with participation by Benchmark).

Pritzker Group’s NYC Advisor for four years

Alpha Venture Partners continues to advise our limited partner, Pritzker Group Venture Capital, as their NYC Office. Together each month we meet with over 20 companies and venture firms at our 1 Penn Plaza office on the 53rd

Opportunity Fund for 40 Early Stage Fund Partners

Alpha Venture Partners works closely with 40 early stage venture funds with less than $100M under management to provide funding to their best growth stage companies. We work with funds such as FF, High Peaks, Scout Ventures, Math Ventures, and others to provide optional capital for later stage rounds. If you invest in or run an early stage fund, which seeks additional capital for growth stage rounds, please meet with us. 

Deal Source for Family Offices

Pritzker Group and other family offices participate as limited partners in Alpha Venture Partners fund because we uniquely deliver private access to the best growth companies’ later stage investment rounds.


Together with the Pritzker Group Venture Capital, Alpha Venture Partners hosted private dinners and events for over 200 family offices, venture funds, corporate innovators, and leading entrepreneurs.

Alpha Venture Partners hosted a private breakfast for 80 family offices and venture firms, featuring J.B. Pritzker in a fireside chat with Esther Dyson, a dinner for 50 with Pritzker Group and Blueprint Health, six private dinners at the James Beard Foundation, and other events.

 JB Pritzker & Steve Brotman on partnering with Pritzker Group and Alpha Venture Partners


If any of these situations apply, please contact us

  • If you are a family office or high net worth individual who seeks access to later stage growth deals.
  • If you are an early stage fund with pro rata rights in your fastest growing companies.
  • If you are a founder or leader at a technology growth company with top-line revenue growth of more than 50% per year.

Whether a family office, a potential limited partner, a serial entrepreneur, a venture firm, or a corporate venture arm, please subscribe to our newsletter, and we’ll invite you to one of our private events.

Steve Brotman
Brian Smiga

Alpha Venture Partners

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