We are one of the top VCs who concentrate on software, digital media, consumer technology and consumer-focused start-ups. We specialize in what we do best: consumer. We’re all about helping world-class entrepreneurs build the best consumer-focused companies.
ENTREPRENEURS COME FIRST
We invest in the entrepreneur. We believe in relationships. From outstanding entrepreneurs come great consumer brands. We look for grit, passion, courage and integrity.
We provide funding to innovative entrepreneurs. Our commitment is about unlocking greatness and a long-term focus to help companies through tough times.
NY, LA, SF
At Interstate VC, we are dedicated, seasoned venture capital industry professionals, who bring our companies the benefit of decades of experience. Each of our team members brings in-depth knowledge and industry experience in sales, marketing, business development, production and operations. It’s a team our companies and investment partners can count on and trust.
Frank Grant is Managing Director of Interstate Venture Capital. Frank also serves as Managing Director of Solganick & Co., a leading technology investment banking firm. Prior to that, Frank was a Partner with Stradling, a leading business law firm serving entrepreneurs, emerging growth companies, venture capital firms and investors; and Senior Counsel at Perkins Coie, an international law firm with 19 offices across the United States and Asia. His practice focused on assisting clients in problem-solving, executing business strategies and achieving critical business objectives. In addition to investing, Frank works with public and private companies in fundraising, corporate transactions, and corporate governance matters, including public and private mergers and acquisitions, asset acquisitions and dispositions, private placements and venture capital financings. He also helps operating companies, management groups, founders and investors with mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, debt and equity financing, distribution and supply arrangements and other strategic transactions. Frank earned an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business, a J.D. from Stanford Law School and a B.A. with High Honors in Economics from UC Berkeley.
Stanford Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.
Stanford Law School, J.D.
University of California, Berkeley, B.A.
Dylan Bergenfeld is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University
earning his B.A. in Advertising, Public Relations and Economics. Dylan has worked as a website developer for Lexus automobile under Lexus.com. Music has always been a passion for Dylan. He served as a booking agent in college, booking artists such as Kanye West which generated thousands of audience members. After graduating college, he created a concert party series, planning and executing events from start to finish while producing over 300 attendees at each performance working with celebrities such as Bella Thorne and Cheif Keef. Dylan has also worked on executing business and brand strategies for charities and website development for a cannabidiol company specializing in patients undergoing chemotherapy. Through these positions, Dylan has established numerous relationships in the entertainment, education, tech, and art industry along the East and West coast.
Pennsylvania State University, B.A.