Charlotte Inception Micro Angel Fund

The Charlotte Inception Micro Angel Fund (IMAF) is a group of experienced, committed investors in early stage companies in a wide range of industries.
IMAF-CHARLOTTE is part of the North Carolina’s IMAF Family of Funds, one of seven in the state.

Inception Micro Angel Fund – Research Triangle

Inception Micro Angel Fund, LLC (IMAF) primarily supports technology-based companies at their earliest stage of funding. It consists of six regional angel investment organizations including IMAF Western, IMAF Triad, IMAF Coastal, IMAF RTP, IMAF East and IMAF Charlotte.

Piedmont Angel Network

Piedmont Angel Network is based in Greensboro, North Carolina. PAN has an emphasis on life science and technology companies. The fund typically invests a minimum of $250,000 in the first round.

RTP Capital

An angel network of accredited investors located in the RTP area of NC.  It seeks seed and early stage investments primarily in North Carolina.

Triangle Accredited Capital Forum

The Triangle Accredited Capital Forum is a consortium of several local firms that foster business growth by introducing early-stage companies in the Research Triangle Park area to qualified, private investors. Forum meetings are invitation-only and held at the First Flight Venture Center in Research Triangle Park.

Triangle Angel Partners

Triangle Angel Partners (TAP) is an Angel Fund formed to invest in early-stage companies in and around North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park.  TAP is a group of more than 40 angel investors in the high tech and life sciences industries, interested in investing their time, analysis and money into early life cycle companies. TAP members are executives, PhDs, successful entrepreneurs and professional investors.  TAP members give companies more than just capital; they also provide counseling, mentoring and access to an extensive network of potential investors, customers, strategic partners and management talent. TAP is also unique because they share deal flow with other venture capital affiliates throughout North Carolina, southern Virginia, and northern South Carolina.

Wed3

Wed3 is a regionally focused group of investors and representatives of investment corporations. This members-only group reviews business summaries submitted by companies and individuals. Selected groups then have the opportunity to present their presentations to a Wed3 regular membership meeting. Through this process, Wed3 hopefully acts as a “matchmaker” for young companies and interested investors.

Wilmington Angels for Local Entrepreneurs (WALE)

Wilmington Angels for Local Entrepreneurs (WALE) is a private equity fund of angel investors in Wilmington, North Carolina. It provides early stage capital to high-growth companies in eastern North and South Carolina.

Wolfpack Investor Network (WIN)

An NC State affiliated angel investing network that is set to launch in the Fall of 2016.