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Overlooked Ventures

Overlooked Ventures is a venture capital firm focused on investing in early-stage companies with one or more historically ignored founders led by Janine Sickmeyer, tech entrepreneur (bootstrapped to exit '19), angel investor, and advisor. The fund supports founders and startups building for humanity, wellness, and industries lacking innovation. They take an authentic, founder-friendly approach to support historically ignored founders with capital and resources.

Stage of capital: Pre-Seed, Seed

Location: Columbus, OH

Fund manager diversity: Woman-led

Industry focus: General Tech- and Tech-Enabled, Fintech and Payments, Healthcare and Wellness (incl. FemTech)


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Janine Sickmeyer
General Partner