Investments

We measure success by the strength of our relationships. 

Venture & Emerging Growth

We look to partner with exceptional founders and management teams that are meaningfully changing their industries and looking for engaged, long-term capital partners.

Mature Middle-Market Companies

We target market-leading (middle-market) companies with $10M-$50M of EBITDA. Our typical initial equity investment is $25M–$100M, with the ability to invest more over time.

Phunhouse
Seed Stage

DNS Phunhouse focuses on seed stage investments in founders and teams who have great ideas and share our values. We offer partnership for the long term to partners who want to create lasting value and make a positive difference with a sense of purpose and a sense of humor.

Activ Surgical is building a hardware-agnostic surgical system platform that is revolutionizing surgical vision, enabling a future of augmented reality-based and artificial intelligence-driven surgery that is safe, smart, and accessible to all. Watch their story

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Beyond Meat offers a portfolio of plant-based protein products that are distributed worldwide through restaurants, grocery stores, and foodservice.

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BlueSpruce is an investment management firm with a primary focus on investment opportunities in the business services, consumer, financial technology/asset management, healthcare, and TMT sectors.

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BlueVoyant provides cyber threat intelligence and managed security services for companies of all sizes.

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Breakwater Studios is an Academy Award® nominated film production company focused on commissioned and branded film, TV, and media content.

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Creative Office Pavilion is a dealer, distributor, and installer of commercial office furniture and architectural walls specializing in Herman Miller and other leading brands.

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Farmer’s Fridge offers chef-curated meals and snacks out of automated smart fridges in the Midwest and the Northeast United States.

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Fenway Sports Group is a leading sport, media, and real estate holding company based in Boston, MA. FSG owns 100% of the Boston Red Sox and Liverpool Football Club, among other assets.

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Forelight creates naturally derived replacements for synthetic ingredients used in the food & beverage, animal feed, health, and cosmetic industries.

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Freedom 3 Capital is a private credit investor focused primarily on investments in mezzanine debt and preferred equity securities of middle-market companies in North America.

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Glympse Bio has developed technology to diagnose diseases like NASH and multiple forms of cancer at their earliest stages, when they are far more easily treatable.

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Good Eggs is a farm-to-customer direct grocery and prepared meal delivery service that allows customers to shop local and organic produce, meat, fish, and other delicious staples for same-day delivery in the San Francisco area.

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GreatPoint Ventures is a venture capital firm based in San Francisco leading Series A and B financings.

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Hero makes all of your favorite foods, without the carbs.

IMIDomics creates actionable insights that aid in the development of therapeutics for those with immune-mediated inflammatory diseases by performing digital analytics against a proprietary biobank of biomolecular and genetic samples alongside patient clinical data.

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IMI designs, engineers, and manufactures mission-critical industrial machinery for magnetic separation and material handling, particle processing, and process control automation.

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Jetti Resources is a natural resources company that has developed a novel technology to extract metals of value from mineral ores.

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KBP Foods is a leading multi-brand quick service restaurant (QSR) franchisee, operating over 700 restaurants in more than 20 states.

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Lithko Contracting is one of the largest concrete contracting companies in the United States, offering a full suite of concrete and pre-construction services for a variety of end markets with a unique local service model.

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Littera Education is a SaaS platform that enables K–12 districts to provide high-quality one-on-one and small group online tutoring for every student who needs it.

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New Realm Brewing is an award-winning Southeast-based craft brewery with locations in Atlanta, Virginia Beach, Savannah, and Charleston. Watch their story

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Nimble is a company focused on building the future of autonomous, affordable, on-demand fulfillment with intelligent robots that can pick and pack anything.

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Peek is a vertical SaaS company providing leisure activity operators back-office systems, online reservations, and payments solutions.

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RapidAPI is the world’s largest API marketplace, where developers find and connect to public APIs.

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Recogni makes high-performance computer chips and vision systems that power self-driving cars. The company’s technology delivers more than 100x the computing power of competitors’ systems while consuming far less energy.

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RedShelf is an education technology company focused on delivering digital textbooks to college students more efficiently and at a lower price than traditional print distributors.

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Shenandoah Growers is an organic herb and microgreens company that has built an indoor agriculture platform capable of producing affordable, certified organic fresh produce at scale.

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Skyhawk Therapeutics develops “splicing modifier” drugs that correct the underlying genetics of difficult-to-treat diseases like multiple sclerosis, spinal muscular atrophy, and ALS.

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Supernova offers the industry’s first and only cloud-based, fully customizable, end-to-end software solution to automate securities-based lending from origination through the life of the loan.

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Tau Motors is an advanced technology company that partners with leading automakers, suppliers, and industry to rapidly design and deploy advanced technologies across a wide range of platforms and powertrains.

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TMS International is the leading provider of on-site, industrial steel mill services for steelmakers around the world.

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Truvian Sciences has developed a blood diagnostic platform that can provide full panel analysis in minutes at the point of care or in pharmacy locations.

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Uptake’s predictive analytics platform enables industrial businesses to save millions of dollars by improving the uptime of critical large equipment and streamlining operations.

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Velocity Vehicle Group is a commercial trucking dealership platform at the forefront in clean vehicles in the USA and Australia.

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Vim works with the country’s largest health insurance companies to improve outcomes and decrease costs by steering patients towards the highest-value doctors.

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