Baltimore Angels is an angel investor group that invests in companies operating in the business products and services, computers and peripherals, consumer Goods/consumer products, education, food and beverage, internet/web services, IT services, lifestyle, marketing/advertising, media and entertainment, mobile, retailing/distribution, software and telecommunications sectors. The firm was established in 2009 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.
Corigin Ventures is an early-stage venture capital firm based in New York, New York. The firm invests in the mobile, consumer goods and services, e-commerce, internet of things, marketplaces, proptech, finetch and retail sectors.
Loureiro is the Founder and CEO at Spinlister. As the CEO, he is responsible for the overall direction of the company, securing strategic partnerships, raising funding and elevating the brand. Before serving as its CEO, Marcelo was an angel investor in the company and after a year he purchased the company from its original founders to revamp the service and keep the business growing. A serial entrepreneur by nature, Loureiro was part of the founding team of Sagatiba, Inc., a Brazilian liquor company that was sold in 2011 to Campari. At Sagatiba, he oversaw the sales and marketing of the new spirit, Cachaca, in the United States. Prior to that, he created the Brazilian clothing company Mandi.net that was sold to the holding company that distribute Calvin Klein in Brazil in 2005. In addition to serving as the CEO of Spinlister, Loureiro sits on the board of cleansing juice company UrbanRemedy.com and uses his beverage industry experience and contacts to advise the direction of the company. Loureiro also sits on the board of Pinion, a crowdsource research company (app) focusing on customer behavior and price/quality monitoring for consumer goods on retail and wholesale business in Brazil. Loureiro also worked as a social activist in his home country of Brazil and was deeply involved with NGOS and poor families in Sao Paulo. To help bring awareness to the social cause in the city, he produced a documentary, A PONTE, and a successful music festival Power to the Peaceful Brazil in 2007.
Grace Beauty Capital is a venture capital firm that specializes in the early stage venture capital investments, The firm invests in the digital brands, consumer goods and services and retail technology companies. It drives strategic value to entrepreneurs building the next generation of consumer companies. It is based in New York, New York and was founded in 2009.
Beringea is a private equity firm which seeks to invest across a range of sectors such as media, healthcare, life science, internet technologies, advanced manufacturing, clean-tech and specialized consumer goods. The firm was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan with an additional office in London, United Kingdom.