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Rainfall is a founder focused venture capital fund based in New York City. We partner with teams to change industries worldwide.

Rainfall Ventures is the rebrand of Vaizra Investments operating since 2011.

about us
Ron Rofé
Co-founder and Managing Partner
Ron's career in technology began in 2002 when he led organization and discipline for the Israel Defense Forces' central computing system unit. Following his military service, Ron became one of the early co-founders of Plarium.com, a global leader in hardcore MMO games.
Yitzhak Mirilashvili
Co-founder
Yitzhak has been investing in technology since 2007 and was the leading co-founder of VK.com (Vkontakte.ru), Russia's biggest social network and a top 20 global ranking website. He mainly focuses on technology opportunities in the US and Israel.
Kyle Sullivan
Partner
Kyle grew up as a child actor from the age of two, studied psychology at Columbia University, met Ron as a Manhattan bike messenger, and sourced Robinhood within two months of joining the fund. He has since worked with Ron for four years, performing diligence and climbing the ranks from Research Analyst to Partner.
Alexander Taub
Advisor
Alex is the co-founder of SocialRank, a simple tool that helps brands find out more information about their followers on social networks. He has has been featured in Business Insider as one of the “Top 20 Under 25” in the NY tech scene and has written on all things tech for Fast Company, The New York Observer, The Next Web and VentureBeat. He is also a contributor for the Forbes Entrepreneur section.

Portfolio

*Investments made under Vaizra Investment before the rebrand to Rainfall Ventures

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F&B
Order your meal before arriving
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Health & Wellness
Stealth
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E-Commerce
Gifting made easy
Acquired by FTD
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E-Commerce
Products you love in bulk for the best prices
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E-Commerce
Sleep reimagined
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Database
Scalable PostgreSQL
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Fin-tech
One digital platform to manage and track education funds
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Music
The music community
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E-Commerce
Beauty for the bold
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Legal
Open legal documents
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F&B
Culinary events by top chefs
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Social Media
Group video chat
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Health
Better decisions about medications
Acquired by GoodRx
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Social Media
Learn, collaborate, and build movements
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Hardware
Cook smarter, eat better
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Co-working
Co-working in your neighborhood
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Legal
99 Designs for legal
Acquired by Rocket Lawyer
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Real Estate Tech
Creative suites for the modern traveler
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Healthcare
Health benefits made easy
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F&B
Tastes like chicken
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Co-working
A home for the creative and the curious
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Fin-tech
The safest and easiest way to pay online
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SaaS
Actionable email for marketers and developers
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Logistics
On-demand delivery service for restaurants
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Fin-tech
Investing for the rest of us
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E-Commerce
Fragrance discovery
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Digital Media
A new world of creators
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E-Commerce
Direct to consumer baby products
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SaaS
Find and analyze your followers
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ESports / Streaming
The ultimate all in one platform for streamers
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Health & Wellness
A space to get stretch*d
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Education
Study smarter, not harder
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Gaming
Voice controlled games on Alexa and Google Home
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Web Design
Design and develop at the same time
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Real Estate Tech
The smartest way to price your short term rental
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Analytics
Omni-channel intelligence and optimization
Acquired by Quad Analytix
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E-Commerce
The mall at your fingertips
Acquired by Ebates
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Marketing
The brand collaboration network
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Social Media
Anonymous messaging
Acquired by Square
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F&B
Food and snacks simplified for the office

Previous Notable Founder Exits

Semiconductor
High performance single-mode LTE chipsets
Acquired by Sony
Facial Recognition
Efficient and accurate facial recognition
Acquired by Facebook
Gaming
MMO games for the whole world to play
Acquired by Aristocrat
Semiconductor
Next generation motion control chips
Acquired by Apple
Semiconductor
Multi-gigabit wireless chipsets for mobile and peripherals
Acquired by Qualcomm
Social Media
Simple and convenient communication tools