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WHO WE ARE

The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) empowers the next generation of American companies that will fuel the economy of tomorrow.

As the voice of the U.S. venture capital and startup community, NVCA advocates for public policy that supports the American entrepreneurial ecosystem.

THE LATEST UPDATES

Welcome to our Member Spotlight series where we give a profile overview of our many diverse members. For this deep dive, we spoke to Alex Doll, Founder & Managing General Partner at Ten Eleven Ventures.

THE LATEST PRESS RELEASES

NVCA Defends Startups in Letter to Treasury on Rule Change that Would Harm American Innovation

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) today sent a comment letter to the Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) raising concerns about how a proposed rule change regarding the calculation of net operating loss (NOLs) limitations would harm startups and U.S. innovation. The proposed rule change would reverse […]

2.9 million

is the average net jobs created annually between 1980 and 2010 by high-growth startups, which account for ~50% of gross jobs created in the U.S.

8,400+

high-growth startups–across all 50 states and DC–raised venture funding in 2018 to build and grow their businesses.

42%

of all U.S. IPOs from 1974 to 2015 were venture-backed companies, representing 63% of the market capitalization and 85% of R&D.

NVCA unites the U.S. venture ecosystem to support the formation of high-growth companies and ensure the U.S. remains the most competitive environment in the world for entrepreneurs.

NVCA is a nonprofit association powered by our members. We convene venture capital investors, entrepreneurs, and industry partners to shape public policy priorities, to develop new industry initiatives, to provide premier research, and to participate in professional development opportunities with their peers.

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