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Genacast Ventures Announces Investment in Riskive

Genacast, News, Venture Capital  |  July 23, 2013  |  By

Riskive Comcast Ventures

Genacast Ventures is pleased to announce our most recent investment in Riskive, a cybersecurity software company based in Baltimore, Maryland. Riskive provides threat detection software preventing cyber attacks on social networks. Genacast co-invested in the company with our friends Mark Levine and Pascal Luck at Core Capital along with several prominent angel investors including Frank Bonsal (founder of NEA), Greg…

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Genacast: The Evergreen Fund

Genacast  |  April 29, 2013  |  By

Gil Beyda, Genacast Founder and Managing Partner

Genacast Ventures invests in Internet technology entrepreneurs with a vision and passion for forging new markets or disrupt old ones. Established in 2008 as a partnership between serial entrepreneur Gil Beyda (Real Media and Tacoda) and Comcast Ventures, Genacast’s commitment to helping exceptional entrepreneurs build great companies is already experiencing success with its first investment Invite Media being acquired by Google…

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Why I Joined Genacast

Genacast, News  |  April 24, 2013  |  By

David Horowitz Joins Genacast

I joined Genacast in January 2013 as a Partner. Previously, I was a partner at Comcast Ventures where I was one of the first employees in 2000 and remained for nearly 13 years. (I still manage portfolio investments for Comcast Ventures). I’d like to talk a bit about the birth of Genacast, one in which I was proud to be…

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The Story of Genacast Ventures

Genacast  |  April 8, 2013  |  By

Gil Beyda, Genacast Founder and Managing Partner

We are celebrating the 5th anniversary of Genacast so I thought it might be a good time to look back at how it all started. From 1985-95, I was a software consultant with clients in the US, Europe and Asia. I designed and developed everything from operating systems to databases to complex financial applications. In 1995, David Morgan, Mark Pinney…

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