The Propel Baltimore Fund makes investments in high-growth, early-stage companies willing to establish headquarters in Baltimore City.
We’re investing up to $250 thousand in Baltimore’s best technology companies
Geography: Baltimore City
Stage: Early revenue or have a product or service that can be evaluated
Structure: Active minority investors
The severe undercapitalization of post-Series Seed companies in Baltimore City represents an attractive opportunity for investment.
The Propel Baltimore Fund addresses the critical need for more early-stage capital in Baltimore City. It is our belief that Baltimore-based business represent an attractive investment opportunity that, when proper due diligence is applied, can produce superior return on invested capital. We believe that Baltimore has a number of unique attributes that enable companies based in the city to thrive, including:
- A high concentration of human capital, particularly in burgeoning industries such as education technology, healthcare, and cybersecurity
- A wide breadth of promising technologies emerging from research universities and federal laboratories in the region
- A number of unique state funding resources that mitigate risk by advancing technologies to commercially viable stages
We believe that these unique attributes present Propel with an opportunity to help encourage more entrepreneurial activity within Baltimore City, while also generating attractive returns for our investors.