OCA Ventures

OCA Ventures is an early stage (Seed, Series A, and Series B) venture capital firm focused on equity investments in companies with dramatic growth potential, primarily in technology and highly-scalable services businesses. OCA invests in many industries, with a preference for technology, financial services, education and healthcare technology. Founded in 1999, the firm is investing out of its fourth fund in companies spread throughout the United States.

OCA supports innovative entrepreneurs who are obsessed with building great companies that stand the test of time. We recognize that this is no easy task. As investors our goal is to become an extension of the team and use our resources and experiences to help companies jump to the next level. We are not just a source of capital– we are long-term strategic partners and active investors.

HQChicago, US
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
OCA Ventures was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Chicago, US

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Key People/Management at OCA Ventures

Jim Dugan

Jim Dugan

Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Nick Schoewe

Nick Schoewe

Kevin McQuillan

Kevin McQuillan

General Partner
Peter Ianello

Peter Ianello

Chairman / Co-Founder
Imran Ahmad

Imran Ahmad

Operating Partner
Uzi Shmilovici

Uzi Shmilovici

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OCA Ventures Office Locations

OCA Ventures has offices in Chicago and Palo Alto
Chicago, US (HQ)
351 W Hubbard St
Palo Alto, US
200 Page Mill Rd #100
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OCA Ventures Online and Social Media Presence

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OCA Ventures Blogs

SpiderOak Mission Systems Adds Recognized Industry Leaders to Federal Advisory Board

New board to guide SpiderOak in setting new standard for secure communications and collaboration in federal marketplace NEWS PROVIDED BY SpiderOak Inc.  Jul 29, 2020, 13:59 ET WASHINGTON, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — SpiderOak Mission Systems, providers of cryptographically-secure communication and …

QL Gaming Group acquires TennisInsight to power BetQL tennis

By Chris Murphy -August 11, 2020 QL Gaming Group (QLGG), a direct-to-consumer sports data and igaming affiliate platform, has announced the acquisition of TennisInsight, the world’s largest online tennis community. This latest partnership will expand the capabilities of BetQL, QLGG’s sports betting …

Level I Randomized, Blinded Study Demonstrates Significant Improvement in Surgical Proficiency Using Virtual Reality Training

Josh Sandberg August 10, 2020 PALO ALTO, Calif. – Aug. 10, 2020 – Osso VR, a virtual reality-based surgical training platform used by surgeons globally, and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, today announces the results of a validation study using its technology. The study, t…

PatientWisdom Now Available in Epic App Orchard

NEWS PROVIDED BYPatientWisdom, Inc.  Jul 28, 2020, 11:22 ET NEW HAVEN, Conn., July 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — PatientWisdom, Inc., the digital-health company with solutions that transform the experience and delivery of care by listening to the people involved, announced that its flagship solution is no…

Boom Time for Death Planning

The coronavirus pandemic has drawn new business to start-ups that provide end-of-life services, from estate planning to a final tweet. By Jennifer Miller July 16, 2020 Updated 12:32 p.m. ET One day in April, as the coronavirus ravaged New York City, 24-year-old Isabelle Rodriguez composed a tweet sh…

The best budgeting apps to use right now

Personal Finance Insider writes about products, strategies, and tips to help you make smart decisions with your money. We may receive a small commission from our partners, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Top budgeting app overall: Mint Best checking accoun…
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OCA Ventures Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was OCA Ventures founded?

    OCA Ventures was founded in 1999.

  • Who are OCA Ventures key executives?

    OCA Ventures's key executives are Jim Dugan, Nick Schoewe and Kevin McQuillan.

  • Where is OCA Ventures headquarters?

    OCA Ventures headquarters is located at 351 W Hubbard St, Chicago.

  • Where are OCA Ventures offices?

    OCA Ventures has offices in Chicago and Palo Alto.

  • How many offices does OCA Ventures have?

    OCA Ventures has 2 offices.