About Us

RPM Ventures is a seed and early stage venture firm based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. We invest nationally, generally in Information Technology and nationally in our areas of expertise, including: Automotive Industry IT and Connected Car, Solutions for Industrial and Retail Enterprises, E-commerce, Online Marketplaces, and Cloud and Social Media Infrastructure. Our combination of West Coast entrepreneurial experience and our roots in the Great Lakes Region allows us to bring a unique perspective to investing, as is reflected in our integration of Silicon Valley culture and relationships with a Midwest work ethic and core values.

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.