CIT and FCEDA to Co-Host NOVA Entrepreneurs Funding Forum

CIT and FCEDA to host informational session featuring speakers, panels and conversations which highlight new funding opportunities for entrepreneurs, startups...

CIT Advances Regional and National Network to Source, Qualify and Close Deals

In an ongoing effort to drive innovation and entrepreneurship, the Center for Innovative Technology’s (CIT) GAP Funds has invested in over 200 high-potential,...

Governor Northam Announces Creation of the Virginia Founders Fund

Governor Ralph Northam announces the creation of the Virginia Founders Fund, a new seed-stage fund that increases access to venture capital in Virginia....


CIT’s GAP Venture Fund began deploying capital in mid-2005. The Fund invests in high-potential early stage technology companies accelerating their path to significant growth through active partnership and company development.


Reston, Virginia
CEO: Andre Yee
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund
Triblio's content marketing software enables marketers to deliver the right content at the right time. Marketers can personalize content and calls-to-action for their campaigns by persona and buying stage. We call this personalized content marketing.


Charlottesville, Virginia
CEO: Chad Rogers
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP BioLife Fund
TypeZero Technologies is a health care technology and data analytics company that is revolutionizing the way the world manages and treats Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. TypeZero is developing closed loop control systems often known as an Artificial Pancreas to manage and treat patients with Type 1 diabetes. The company is also developing cloud analytics to provide support, advice and prescriptive analytics to clinicians, payers and patients as they manage Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.


McLean, Virginia
CEO: Steve Woda
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund
Provider of software and online dashboards to keep their social and mobile kids from the scariest dangers including child predators, sexting, and cyber-bullying.


Tysons Corner, Virginia
CEO: Bobby Saini
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current 
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund
UpsideDoor is bringing a peer-to-peer approach to real estate. Through its patent pending platform, it provides a simple and trustworthy way for home sellers and buyers to connect, reducing transaction risk and saving money in the sale and/or purchase of a home. The premium experience builds trust through a streamlined closing processes. UpsideDoor is initially targeting the $253B For-Sale-by-Owner market.


McLean, Virginia
CEO: Chris Spanos
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund is America's #1 On-Demand Roadside Assistance Service. is reinventing the way stranded drivers get back on the road…fast. With a nationwide network of thousands of trusted service providers, Uber-like visibility and flat-rate, pay-per-use pricing, it’s no wonder people are saving big and getting better service by canceling that …um…”association” membership.

VanGogh Imaging

McLean, Virginia
CEO: Ken Lee
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund
VanGogh Imaging is a leading 3D computer vision technology for use in Augmented and Reality applications for both consumer and commercial applications.


Arlington, Virginia
CEO: Kevin Lenane
Company Status: Acquired by Integral Ad Science
Investment Status: Historial
Fund: GAP Tech Fund
Identifies objects, brands, and products in video then translates them into data points.



Alexandria, Virginia
CEO: Josef Ruef
Company Status: Acquired by Arrow Electronics - 4/6/10
Investment Status: Historical
GAP Fund: GAP Fund I
Hosted trade management platform.

VividCortex, Inc.

Charlottesville, VA
CEO: Baron Schwartz
Company Status: Active
Investment Status: Current
Fund: GAP Tech Fund
VividCortex is the first unified suite of performance management tools specifically designed for today's large-scale, polyglot persistence tier.


Arlington, Virginia
CEO: John L. Funge
Company Status: Private
Investment Status: Current
GAP Fund: GAP Tech Fund
WealthEngine provides wealth intelligence solutions to help fundraising, marketing and business development professionals create strategies to extend their reach and build their prospect pipeline.


GAP Funds portfolio companies are early stage companies with corresponding investment risk profiles; CIT assumes no liability for any investment by any person in any GAP Funds Portfolio company.