About Us

RPM Ventures, founded in 2000, is a seed and early stage venture firm. RPM’s investments and deep partnerships with entrepreneurs reflect the team’s roots in the innovative culture of Silicon Valley and the work ethic and core values of the Midwest. The firm focuses on investing in B2B SaaS, Cloud and Social Media Infrastructure, Online Marketplaces, and specializes in Automotive IT; which includes Connected Car, Mobility, and Transportation. RPM’s investments are centralized in Silicon Valley, New York and the Great Lakes region.

What’s in a name…

An RPM gauge indicates how hard an engine is working. We chose the name RPM because it truly reflects our fundamental philosophy of working hard to support entrepreneurs and portfolio companies as well as our dedication to helping create high growth early stage companies.