Changing the Way the World’s Most Innovative Technologies Navigate Government .

Who we are

A Unique Mixture of Experienced Investors and Political Operatives

We are highly skilled investors who combine capital investments with a deep understanding of government processes and a national network of political relationships. We back our portfolio companies with the capital and political strategy they need to succeed and help them execute on high growth strategies.




Where We Thrive

Regulated Industries

We have a unique understanding of regulated markets and how to navigate them.  By tapping our expansive 50-state network and identifying risks and opportunities, we have helped break down regulatory barriers for companies at all stages of growth, from pre-seed all the way through Fortune 500.

Government Procurement

Our combined 100 years of government affairs and investing means we can help companies identify their most viable markets, products and services. With more than 5,000 annual interactions with political stakeholders at every level, we can facilitate introductions to the right state and local government decision-makers to accelerate growth.

Growing with InState

Capital is Just the Beginning

Together, we can propel your company forward


Portfolio News

Digital Verified Identity Platform Merit Announces the Launch of ASPIRE: Alliance for States Providing Interoperable REciprocity

A coalition of non-profit and private sector organizations including Blue Star Families, The National Military Spouse Network, The Association of the United States Army, Women Veterans Interactive Foundation, Credential Engine, and Merit International, Inc., announced this week at the National Press Club in Washington D.C. the formation of an alliance to accelerate the adoption of technology and practices to enable military reciprocity by and between states.

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GT100 2023: Investors Bet Big on the Gov Tech Market

A few weeks before Halloween, a deal took place that could foreshadow how the government technology industry will look in 2023. Granicus, which sells agenda, meeting and communications management software to public agencies, said it would buy Rock Solid, known for its...

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