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650+ companies

founded by On Deck fellows.

$800M+ raised

from top global investors

$5B+ combined value

Companies founded over two years
ODF4
Matt Schulman
Founder and CEO, Pave
Raised $63M from a16z and YC continuity.
ODF3

On Deck helped us hire our first employee, raise $900k in pre-seed, and accelerate our GTM motion within the network. Our Series B wouldn’t have happened without On Deck.

ODF4
Sasha Orloff
Founder and CEO, Puzzle
Raised $21.5M.
ODF8

On Deck helped me recruit our team, find our first beta customers, and build a community of support to get through the challenges of the founder to CEO transition.

ODF4
Mohamed El Mahallawy
Co-founder and CTO, Shepherd
Raised $6.15M from Spark Capital.
ODF4

On Deck has been transformational for finding my co-founder and meeting like-minded individuals. It brings together people who are exceptional, ready to start a company and the mentorship needed.

ODF4
Vance Roush
Founder, Overflow
Raised $10M including Uncork Capital.
ODF2

On Deck was catalytic in the earliest introductions to angel investors which gave us the momentum needed for later rounds of fundraising.

ODF4
Francesco Agosti
Co-founder & CTO, Phantom
Raised $9M from a16z, Variant and Solana.
ODF5

On Deck helped me get conviction on one of the four ideas I had when I joined. Those same fellows became our most valuable early users.

ODF4
Maximus Greenwald
Founder and CEO, Warmly
Raised $4.5M from NFX.
ODF2

I met my co-founder Alan in ODF2, we hired an account executive and growth marketer through On Deck’s talent programs, and that helped us raise from Felicis and NFX.

ODF4
Amy Yin
Founder and CEO, Office Together
Raised $2.2M from Defy Ventures.
ODS1

On Deck was instrumental to OfficeTogether’s fundraising and early hires. We hired a strategy lead from On Deck First 50 and a designer from On Deck Designers. I’ve also made some lifelong friends.

ODF4
Ferruccio Balestreri
Co-founder and CTO, June
Raised $1.8M from Point Nine, YC, and Speedinvest.
ODF5

On Deck helped find our first users, validate our idea, and connect us with the fund who led our $1.85M seed round.

ODF4
Mike Shebat
Co-founder and CEO, Traba
Raised $3.8M from Founders Fund, General Catalyst, Lux Capital, and Village Global.
ODF8

I met my co-founder and CTO Akshay thanks to On Deck. He's a force of nature and we complement each other perfectly.

ODF4
Roman Kirsanov
Founder and CEO, Partner Insight
ODF8

On Deck guided our fundraising strategy and connected us to tier one investors from Silicon Valley and Europe. They were essential in helping us raise additional funding.

ODF4
Roman Sandoval
Founder and CEO, Allosense
ODF8

On Deck guided our fundraising strategy and connected us to tier one investors from Silicon Valley and Europe. They were essential in helping us raise additional funding.

ODF4
Ankit Pansari
Co-founder and CEO, OSlash
Raised $2.5M from Accel.
ODF5

On Deck helped us validate our idea and connected us with our very first users, some of whom angel invested in our first round.

ODF4
Nitesh Agrawal
Founder and CEO, Dive
Raised $2.7M from Sequoia and On Deck angels.
ODF4

On Deck helped me go from idea to MVP, acquire my very first customers, and raise $2.7 million from Sequoia Surge, Village Global and On Deck angels.

ODF4
Amrit Singh
Co-founder and CRO, Loop Health
ODF2

The On Deck Community helped me make 5+ key early hires, and raise a $12 million seed round from great investors.

ODF4
Dan Miller
Founder and CEO, Spora Health
Raised $3M from Refactor Capital.
ODF4

Our first three On Deck hires have set the bar quite high for candidates that will come through in the future.

ODF4
Hari Raghavan
CEO, AbstractOps
Raised from Craft Ventures.
ODF2

I’ve hired 5+ employees (including execs), raised from 20+ investors, found 10+ customers, met 200+ awesome people, and made many dear friends through the On Deck community over the last two years.

ODF4
Lavell Juan
Co-founder and CEO, Brag House
Raised $5M from Theseus Capital.
ODF6

Being able to present to different investors through the On Deck Angels First Look program, meant we not only honed our pitch, but found many advisors and mentors as well – and raised a $5 million Series A.

ODF4
Bob Summers
Founder and CEO, Goodcall
Raised $4M from Neo.
ODF6

Thanks to On Deck, by the time I started fundraising, I already had a business plan, prototype product, and great pitch. There was momentum. Had I not done On Deck, I'd have been starting from zero.

ODF4
Tom Beckenham
Founder and CEO, Comma
Raised $6M from Octopus Ventures and Connect Ventures.
ODF8

On Deck’s fundraising advice and connections were crucial to closing our $6mm seed round.

ODF4
Alexander Harmsen
Co-founder and CEO, Global Predictions
Raised $2M from Village Global.
ODF8

On Deck's Fundraising Concierge gave me invaluable pitch feedback and connected me with tons of great investors. We closed our $2mm round significantly faster because of it.

ODF4
Charles Hua
Co-founder and CEO, Poised
Raised $4.5M from Wing Venture Capital.
ODF5

I met my two co-founders, my lead investor, and legal counsel through On Deck Community

ODF4
Rebecca Görres
Co-founder, Remi
Raised €1.2M from Btov Partners.
ODNC1

On Deck gave us the skills and support we needed to build our MVP as non-technical founders. 3 months later, we'd raised a €1.2m euro pre-seed round on the strength of that MVP.

ODF4
Tory Reiss
Co-founder and CEO, Equi
ODF3

On Deck was indispensable in helping us meet Romil, who became our technical co-founder, and introduced us to over 15 angels. Without On Deck, we would have gotten off to a much slower start as a company.

ODF4
Anthony Geranio
Co-founder and CEO, 1v1Me
Raised $2M from Village Global.
ODF5

A friend from Sequoia told me I should join On Deck —and it paid off. I saw firsthand that it was possible to raise earlier than I'd previously thought. On Deck's Fundraising Concierge gave me the support I needed to raise my $2.1m pre-seed round.

ODF4
Carley Lake
Co-founder and CEO, Isthmus
Raised $750k from Precursor Ventures.
ODF5

Through On Deck, I found my co-founder, received feedback on my pitch decks and Beta app, and got connected to some of my first angel investors. I also learned how to run a successful fundraise, establish a remote-first company, recruit a first hire, and more.

ODF4
Patrick Samy
Founder and CEO, Span
Raised $500k.
ODH1

On Deck has accelerated our learning & testing of growth techniques which led to 10x growth. It wouldn't have been achievable without the community.

ODF4
Brian Requarth
Co-founder, Latitud
ODF4

I met my Co-founder at On Deck. It was during a time of transition and just what I needed. The network is incredible and I would encourage founders to bring them on their cap table. It’s uniquely networked capital.

ODF4
Derek Osgood
Founder and CEO, Ignition
Raised from 15+ investors.
ODF6

On Deck made starting Ignition possible – I found my Co-founder (who I love) here, raised from 15+ top-tier investors, and built an entire support network of fellow founders through the ODF community.

ODF4
Pedro Sanchez de Lozada
Founder and CEO, Canid
Raised from FJ Labs and Brooklyn Bridge Ventures.
ODF5

Through the On Deck network, I hired a Head of Product, found three investors, and met five peers who gave me company-shifting support, saving me from mistakes that would have cost upwards of $100k.

ODF4
Tamas Locher
Co-founder and CEO, rising.eco
Raised $200k.
ODCT1

On Deck has put us a the epicenter of climate tech and has been pivotal to make sense of our market, customers and business model. The network of like minded people is priceless with a compound effect for the years to come.

ODF4
Amin Ben Said
Co-founder, 8returns
Raised $1M from JVH Ventures.
ODF7

It would have been much harder to start 8returns without On Deck. I found my first employees here, received my first angel investor check, and no matter what challenges I'm facing, I can find an expert in the community to help me.

ODF4
Manish Jain
Co-founder, Stealth
ODF7

On Deck has helped me get from 0 to 1 and beyond so much faster than I could have on my own. This includes leading me to my co-founder, rapid feedback on my beta, and a network of extremely talented fellow founders that help navigate the maze of building a startup from the ground up.

ODF4
Ellie Howard
Founder, Liminal
Raised $200k.
ODF7

On Deck has been the perfect place to be in transition. I went from idea stage to being founder and still continue to gain huge value from the community: I hired my first designer via On Deck.

ODF4
Robert Bent
Co-founder and CEO, Inward Breathwork
Raised $750K.
ODF7

On Deck connected me with some of the best entrepreneurs in the health and wellness space like Sam from Levels and Micheal from Calm, provided a network of amazing candidates that I hired for partnerships and product, and invested in my business. They took us from a side project with a handful of customers to a venture-funded company.

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