Knoxville, TN-based investment fund VVC Veteran Fund I launched and made its first investment.
Managed by Veteran Ventures Capital, an early-stage fund & consulting firm focused on military entrepreneurs, VVC Veteran Fund I specializes in making private investments into veteran-affiliated companies that have promising technology, an innovative business concept, or are existing businesses that are seeking rapid growth within their field.
The founder is Derren Burrell.
The first investment was HavenLock, Inc., a Nashville, TN-based company producing a suite of smart locks for residential and commercial applications.
The company is led by Alex Bertelli, CEO.