A Notre Dame Inspired Angel Group

About

Founded in 2012, the IrishAngels investing group is dedicated to furthering startup growth through early stage investments in which a founder, Board member, or active investor is a student, graduate, parent, or faculty member at the University of Notre Dame. IrishAngels is comprised of over 170 investors with startup or finance backgrounds in a variety of sectors. IrishAngels members are interested in identifying and investing in the most promising early stage ventures and are able to leverage the extensive Notre Dame network to provide value to our portfolio companies.

Funding

IrishAngels seeks high potential startups for seed and Series A investments (~$1 million to $3 million). Prospective portfolio companies should have a management team with relevant experience, high growth potential, a completed product or service, and a thoughtfully constructed growth strategy. If your startup fits the IrishAngels investment criteria or has a lead investor identified, please contact us for more information on our investing process.

News

Sightbox Raises $2.4M to Grow Contact Lens and Eye Exam Membership Program

Sightbox, a Portland, Ore.-based startup offering an annual membership for eye exams and contact lenses, has raised $2.4 million in new funding to grow the service.

The new round brings the company’s total funding to $4.2 million. Investors in the round include Rogue Venture Partners, Portland Seed Fund, Jumpstart Foundry, Vista River Healthcare, G Ventures and Irish Angels, along with individual angel investors from around the U.S.


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IrishAngels is not officially sponsored by or endorsed by the University of Notre Dame.