VentureSouth Midlands is a professionally-managed, membership-based group of angel investors in Columbia and the surrounding area. VentureSouth Midlands is a member of the Angel Capital Association.
VentureSouth Midlands officially launched in 2014. The group's nearly-40 members have been investing in innovative startups that have the potential to disrupt and transform markets since 2014.
VentureSouth Midlands is run by VentureSouth managing director Charlie Banks.
Members in VentureSouth Midlands come from a broad range of backgrounds and interest:
- Multiple members who are claiming the title "angel investor" for the first time
- Members with 20+ years of experience investing in early stage companies
- Over half our members have been founders and CEOs of companies
- Other backgrounds consist of financial investment professionals, hospice operators; valuation experts, real estate experts, management consultants, and brewers.
Members can access our deal flow and portfolio platform by signing in to Venture 360.