WHAT IS TiE ANGELS
TiE Angels is one of the largest and most active angel groups in Silicon Valley. Part of TiE Silicon Valley, TiE Angels brings together promising early stage companies and exposes them to serial entrepreneurs, high tech executives, and other professional investors — and has led to many successful exits as well as follow on funding (series A, B, C).
TiE Angels and its 150+ active members leverages TiE’s global network of over 60 chapters around the world, to help portfolio companies meet the challenges of scaling into successful enterprises.
3 Years since inception, TiE Angels was recognized as one of the top 20 angel groups in the nation.
ANY ENTREPRENEUR CAN APPLY
Any entrepreneurs seeking TiE Investment can apply to be selected. The application is open to all entrepreneurs at no cost. The process for applying is as follows:
Submit the TiE Angels Application.
We encourage Entrepreneurs should preferably be referred by a TiE Charter Member (CM). We will consider submissions without a CM sponsor.
You will be notified in a few days if you are invited to the screening.
TiE Angels does not sign non-disclosure agreements (NDAs). We assume anything you submit does not require an NDA for us to review.
Six of the applying companies will be invited to meet with the TiE Angels Screening Committee. This committee consists of domain experts from a cross section of areas that we invest in.
The format of this meeting is a timed 10-minute presentation, followed by 5 minutes of Q&A.
Non-local companies may be screened remotely.
You will be notified in a few days or weeks if you are invited to the dinner meeting.
Selected Companies will be invited to present at TiE Angels Dinner Showcase scheduled quarterly.
Dinner includes a timed 5 minutes Presentation and 3 minutes Q&A Session, given in person.
Investors submit interest sheets for companies they would like to take into due diligence. If enough interest is shown, the lead will map next steps with the company. Companies are informed in about a week if there is enough interest. Goal is to reach a decision within Thirty Days of Dinner.