Our Investment Partners
The Bluegrass Angels (BGA) seeks to encourage the development of start-up companies
and to support new businesses in the region by providing the region’s entrepreneurs
with seed capital and management guidance from experienced industry and
entrepreneurial veterans. An important, although not exclusive, focus of the BGA is to
develop start-up companies through the commercialization of the on-going research of
the University of Kentucky.
Kentucky Enterprise Fund
The Kentucky Enterprise Fund (KEF) is a state-sponsored, venture capital-like fund that
invests in Kentucky-based seed and early stage technology companies. KEF supports the
development of entrepreneurial technology companies in Kentucky, stimulates private
investment in these companies, and spurs economic growth.