Calvert Drive Ventures provides end-to-end seed investment and advisory to a portfolio of over 70 early-stage web3, sports and media tech start-ups. It owns a proven track record of portfolio companies and material exits. Primary focus in web3 including NFTs, GameFi, Metaverse, DeFi. Primary focus in sports and media include fan engagement, broadcast technology, social media, betting, esports and Fitness.
Extensive sports industry experience from league, digital and social media platform, broadcaster, and start-up perspectives. Extended participation as mentor and advisor to diverse group of web3, sports tech and media start-ups in venture capital settings.
Expansive network within web3 and sports industries including sports federations, leagues, teams, athletes, broadcasters, digital and social media, and influencers. Relationships with major crypto exchanges, web3 and sports-focused venture capital firms, and private investors.
Conduct hands-on advisory on major aspects of the start-up including strategic planning, business model, revenue generation, go-to-market strategy, scaling, exit planning, etc.
Leverage Calvert Drive Venture's extensive web3 and sports industry and investment community network to make strategic introductions to deliver partnerships, customers, and revenue.
Strategize on business prioritization of capital raising. Assist in fundraising preparation including investment presentation, pre-marketing, etc. Advise on potential equity (Seed, Series A, B, token offering) and debt investments from business and legal perspectives.