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Austin is seeing a startup boom. Meet Austin’s top VCs, giving Silicon Valley investors a run for the money.

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  • Austin, Texas, has long been a hub for sales and customer service outposts for some of Silicon Valley’s largest tech companies.
  • In recent years, the city has seen a revival of entrepreneurship, and with it, venture capital.
  • The city’s ecosystem was long dominated by Austin Ventures, a major venture capital firm with significant influence over Silicon Valley’s traditional VC firms.
  • Several Austin Ventures alumni left to start their own firms, which has helped breed healthy competition among investors to the benefit of founders across many industries.
  • Here are some of Austin’s most notable venture capital firms.
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    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com