Portfolio of businesses launched in partnership with Chaos Theory Ventures

Laulhere US, Ltd.

Laulhère US

Laulhere US proudly represents the high quality products of Beatex Laulhere of France, makers of fashion headwear for women, men, and children. Laulhere US proudly distributes these fine, handcrafted hats, partnering with retailers throughout the United States. In 1840, Laulhere began making genuine berets in the traditional Basque fashion. Today, Beatex Laulhere remains the last French millinery of fashionable hats and military berets under the brand Laulhere.

Product Blizzard

Product Blizzard

Product Blizzard is a web-based service which focuses on the distribution of smart but practical products that deliver great value. That's the unifying theme behind all of the products that Product Blizzard carries. All of their items are innovative solutions to everyday problems, created by smart inventors trying to find better answers for the challenges in their own lives.

Anseris Group, LLC

Anseris Group

A Boston based real estate services company testing alternative solutions to listing and selling residential and commercial real estate. Anseris is attempting to shift market trends in reducing the overall cost of listing and selling real estate. Anseris is also active in selectively providing mortgage financing for commercial projects, acquiring unique real estate properties and providing portfolio support for parties involved in 1031 real estate transactions.

Big Idea Group

Big Idea Group

Big Idea Group - based in New Hampshire, Big Idea Group (BIG) brings together creative inventors and innovation-driven companies. For inventors, we offer no-cost services to help refine and present ideas to the best-matched licensing companies. For corporations, we offer a variety of programs to identify and acquire innovations. CTV invested in the initial start-up and follow rounds.

Big Product Partners

Big Product Partners

CTV led a significant spin-off for BIG providing the capital to take four important products from discoveries to finished products. Products include Inc. Magazine's October 2005 "Product Most Likely to Succeed" - Time's Up; Craft-Lite Cutter www.craft-litecutter.com offered by Merchant Media; 9-Minute Marinator a patent pending revolution in home meat flavoring that is currently enjoying regular airing through infomercials and other alternative distribution channels; among other innovative products.

Disruptive Capital Partners

Disruptive Capital Partners

DCP is a private investment research firm using a proprietary innovation science process to identify exceptional investment opportunities. Through a powerful combination of open source prospecting and a proven analytical process and model, we discover and analyze companies who produce valuable marketplace disruptions.

E-Closing.com, Inc.

E-Closing.com, Inc.

Recently sold to an investor, E-Closing.com, Inc. provides a next generation document production system for title companies, law firms and mortgage lenders. E-Closing's complete web based platform is unique in the industry and provides an ideal platform for the dawn of web-based real estate transactions via electronic signatures. E-Closing was previously part of iLumin, Inc., an Alex Brown/Deutsche Banc backed company. CTV invested in the initial start-up and follow rounds.

ElaineAndWallace.com

ElaineAndWallace.com

EAW, based in New Hampshire, is dedicated to developing "Clever products for creative people." EAW develops and distributes innovative products to various wholesale channels and buying groups throughout the world. EAW's clients include, or have included, some of America's biggest names in retailing: Avon, The Discovery Channel, QVC, The Norm Thompson Group, Staples, Target, and Toys 'R Us.

Inventor's Workshop

Inventor's Workshop

IW is focused on developing innovative and unique productsÊand bringing them to market through retail and advertising specialty channels. The ideas for our products come from talented inventor's from around the world. The source for many of our products is unique: direct contact with inventors and a network of over 10,000 inventors managed by Big Idea Group, Inc. (BIG), a leader in open source product development.

SimpliFile, LLC

SimpliFile, LLC

Based in Provo, Utah, SimipliFile is the leading electronic recordation company in the country. SimpliFile provides a free software utility to county recorders' offices that allows them to receive ACH and scanned images in a secure format from title companies, banks and law firms. CTV invested in the initial start-up and follow-on rounds.

Title Insurance Direct, LLC

Title Insurance Direct, LLC

Title Insurance Direct, LLC is a Boston based start-up prepared to de-construct the business model for the delivery of title insurance in unregulated markets through the direct sale of retained-risk title insurance to banks and mortgage lenders. Working closely with members of the bar in Massachusetts and other states, TID is shaking the foundation of the costly transaction cost model for consumer mortgage finance. CTV is a co-venturer with a leading Boston business consulting firm. TID has a formal relationship with a major public title insurance company to provide new and innovative products to certain high value markets nationally.