Venture Capital

  • SimplyBridal is an online retailer that simplifies the entire bridal process by putting the best wedding products and services directly into the hands of users.
  • Social Annex is a one stop social platform that provides a suite of social software that gives retailers the ability to incentivize, track and increase sales conversions.
  • All Effort is an international internet marketing agency with significant expertise in search engine marketing.
  • Crosscut Ventures is a venture capital fund that seeds start-ups in the Southern California region. Lawrence is also an advisor/member of the Crosscut Network.
  • Metamorphic Ventures is a seed investment fund focused on start-up and early-stage businesses in the digital media and transaction technology sectors.
  • East Ventures, based in Tokyo, is an early-stage technology fund that focuses on early stage companies in Asia, with a focus on Japan, Singapore, and Indonesia. Lawrence also serves as a mentor for entrepreneurs funded by East Ventures.
  • 17 Media is a photo sharing and live video streaming app maker that has developed 17 App, an app with over 6 million downloads to-date and has topped Apple’s App Store charts in seven countries last month.
  • OnRamp Fund is a $10 million incubator that invests in early stage startups. Unlike other funds that invest in a large number of startups, OnRamp Fund’s focus is to help its portfolio companies achieve critical milestones by working closely with select entrepreneurial teams.