About Us

Our Mission

Creating a series of professionally managed funds to invest in fundamental technology platform companies in the Colorado Springs and broader Colorado area.  We manage a community Angel Fund to provide investment diversity, professional diligence and a hub for Colorado Springs angels.  We will work with other funds and investors to increase the size and number of investments in our region.

CHRIS FRANZ

CHRIS FRANZ

Managing Director

Chris has over 20 years of experience in building and scaling high technology, high growth companies. Chris has founded more than 10 startups focusing on emerging technology, data analytics, SaaS software and data center systems. He has built companies funded by venture capital, angel capital and bootstrapping. He is a respected mentor, board member and leader of the startup movement in Colorado. Chris has run technology organizations with budgets from nearly nothing to $3.5B and enjoyed all of them.

He has managed multiple investment funds focused on Colorado start-ups and has served on numerous start-up and non-profit boards to drive the entrepreneurial ecosystem including the boards of Startup Colorado and Peak Startup.

Chris holds a Masters degree from Stanford University and a Bachelors from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Chris is passionate about driving economic opportunity and diversity through startups. Plus, he just loves Colorado.

FUTURE MD

Managing Director

Wavelength Ventures plans to expand our management team to match the scale of our funds and investments. Think you’ve got what it takes to be an intern, associate or director?  Reach out on our contact page.