Our members are experienced entrepreneurs seeking to assist and share in the success of rapid-growth startup companies. Participation provides access to a steady flow of early-stage private investment opportunities, and to build a portfolio of early stage investments through shared capital, experience, and strategic relationships.

Member Benefits

  • Opportunity to help innovative entrepreneurs with mentoring and capital

  • Monthly member meetings at which potential investment opportunities are reviewed

  • Quality deal-flow locally and through syndication with other angel groups through the Midwest Angel Syndicate

  • Opportunity to participate in screening and diligence efforts

  • Cost and time efficiencies gained through shared screening, diligence, and term negotiation

  • Networking and co-investment with other local accredited investors with diverse industry experience

  • Full membership in Angel Capital Association (benefits listed here)

Member Expectations

  • Qualify as accredited investors, as defined under SEC Rule 501 Regulation D

  • Attend monthly meetings and participate in screening and due diligence as part of the collaborative process

  • Pay annual membership dues and other related investment costs

  • No minimum investment commitments

  • If you are interested in learning more about joining Accelerate Venture Partners, please complete this short form and we will be in touch.