First Round Capital
First Round Capital is a venture capital firm that specializes in providing seed-stage funding to technology companies. Founded by Josh Kopelman, the firm's investment team now includes Chris Fralic, Rob Hayes, Howard L. Morgan, Bill Trenchard, Kent Goldman, Phineas Barnes, and CeCe Cheng. First Round typically provides seed-stage funding and focuses on portfolio companies' growth during their first 18 months. It has offices in San Francisco, Philadelphia and New York.The company seeks to take an active role in supporting the operations of its portfolio companies.