Funding founders globally

run by founders
305 Ventures is a venture capital FIRM focused on investing in 0 → 1 stage companies globally (i.e. pre-seed and seed stage companies).
our investements

Portfolio

2021
Betr
DTC micro betting app
Sports/Media/Entertainment
2021
Lula
Stripe for insurance
FinTech
2021
Flex
Finance super app
FinTech
2021
Simplebet
Micro-betting tech software
Sports/Media/Entertainment
2021
Underdog Fantasy
Fantasy sports platform
Sports/Media/Entertainment
2021
PrizePicks
Fantasy sports platform
Sports/Media/Entertainment
2024
W Labs Inc.
Jake Paul led men's care brand
CPG
2021
Wondermind
Mental heath fitness platform founded by Selena Gomez
Bio/Health
2021
HVMN
Pioneering Ketones as a new food category
Bio/Health
2022
Passes
Web3 Patreon
Sports/Media/Entertainment
who we are

Team of Active  Founders

305 Ventures is run by active founders investing in other foudners.

Joey Levy

Founder & CEO of Betr (B2C Microbetting & Media). Founder Of Simplebet (B2B Microbetting). Co-Founder & CEO Of Draftpot (Daily Fantasy Sports; Acquired In 2017). Thiel Fellow, Prev Studied At Columbia University.
Founder & General partner

Michael Melikian

Former President & CEO of Mel-Pharm Inc. (Acquired in 2019). Co-Founder of Global Child TV. Family Office Operator, Product Consultant & Investor in over 115 companies. Studied at USC (Economics & Entrepreneurship).
Founder & General Partner

Zaid Rahman

Founder & CEO of Flexbase. Exited companies in EdTech. Thiel Fellow. Angel investor in over 85 companies including 3 unicorns.
Founder & General partner
We leverage our proprietary community and AI
to identify and build the next cohort of $10B companies
We leverage our proprietary community and AI
to identify and build the next cohort of $10B companies
We leverage our proprietary community and AI
to identify and build the next cohort of $10B companies
our updates

News & Insights

Jake Paul, Sports Betting Veteran Joey Levy Raise $50M for Sports Media and Gambling Venture - Betr
New Fund 305 Ventures Doubles down on Miami as a hub for promising startups
Florida Funders partners with Miami organization to identify promising startups
Looking to join Miami’s new tech wave? These founders want to hear from you
305 Ventures hosts a Shark Tank style event for tech startups in Miami
Miami Tech Week Opening Party & Demo Day Hosted by 305 Ventures
305 Ventures Miami Tech Week Closing Party
Jake Paul & Joey Levy take on Sports Media with Gambling App - Betr