Scout Ventures is a venture capital firm that provides seed-stage companies with capital and strategic growth. It seeks entrepreneurs beginning at the seed stage and complements them by taking an active role in business development, marketing, recruiting, and product development.

HQNew York, NY, US
Size (employees)16 (est)+24%
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Scout Ventures was founded in 2009 and is headquartered in New York, NY, US
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Key People/Management at Scout Ventures

Bradley C. Harrison

Bradley C. Harrison

Managing Partner
Wes Blackwell

Wes Blackwell

Sherman Williams

Sherman Williams

Venture Partner
Sam Ellis

Sam Ellis

Emily McMahan

Emily McMahan

Venture Partner
John Ryu

John Ryu

Board Partner
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Scout Ventures Office Locations

Scout Ventures has an office in New York
New York, NY, US (HQ)
65 N Moore St FL 2
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Scout Ventures News and Updates

Wes Blackwell joins Scout Ventures to invest in early-stage, veteran-led startups

We haven’t written much about Scout Ventures, but the New York City-based firm has built up a big portfolio over nearly a decade of investing, with exits like Olapic (acquired by Monotype for $130 million) and Kanvas (acquired by TechCrunch’s parent company AOL). And, it’s done all of this with just…

Scout Ventures Online and Social Media Presence

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Scout Ventures Blogs

Scout Ventures Announces the Recent Close of $55M in Fund III Aimed to Close The Gap in Funding to…

Scout Ventures Announces the Recent Close of $55M in Fund III Aimed to Close The Gap in Funding to Military Veteran FoundersToday, we are thrilled to announce the successful close of $55M in our third fund, which we aim to use toward further scaling frontier technology companies led by veteran found…

Syntech ONE Demonstrates at Two U.S. Airports

Today, Synapse is excited to announce are participation in the Transportation Security Administration Innovative Task Force’s IDEA program.  As part of this program, TSA is deploying Synapse’s Syntech ONE technology at passenger screening checkpoint at Phoenix Sky Harbor and Las Vegas McCarren Inter…

To Health and Wellness

On this Yom Kippur reflection, I wanted to share some basic thoughts to a happier and healthy life. First, be grateful for every day on this magical plant.  We all know family, friends, neighbors, soldiers who have left this world far too young.   You have a finite number of days, so be kind and mak…

Scout Ventures is hiring an Associate!

Scout Ventures is looking for a rock star associate to join our team. This is an exciting and unique opportunity to work directly with the investment team and become intimately involved in the day-to-day operations of the firm. The position will have exposure to the entire deal process from originat…

Brad Harrison Makes Forbes List of Top 50 Angel Investors

Please join us in congratulating Brad Harrison on making the Forbes List of Top 50 Angel Investors. We are grateful and honored for the recognition and all of your support. Here is a link to the Forbes article if you would like to see the full list.

EP8: How to Build a Business

According to Mr. Parsons, the most important thing when building a business is partnering with the right folks – those that are complementary to you and are your “kind of folks.” If they are not your kind of folks or you don’t feed off each other, then work becomes a drag. He then highlights the […]
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Scout Ventures Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Scout Ventures founded?

    Scout Ventures was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Scout Ventures key executives?

    Scout Ventures's key executives are Bradley C. Harrison, Wes Blackwell and Sherman Williams.

  • How many employees does Scout Ventures have?

    Scout Ventures has 16 employees.

  • Who are Scout Ventures competitors?

    Competitors of Scout Ventures include VARIV Capital, Mensa Brands and True Global Ventures 4 Plus.

  • Where is Scout Ventures headquarters?

    Scout Ventures headquarters is located at 65 N Moore St FL 2, New York.

  • Where are Scout Ventures offices?

    Scout Ventures has an office in New York.

  • How many offices does Scout Ventures have?

    Scout Ventures has 1 office.