53 Stations is supported by The Pritzker Organization, which brings over 60 years of business building experience and a range of enduring portfolio companies including Hyatt, Steward Partners, Lithko, STV, Epic Staffing Group, KBP Foods, and more. By partnering with us, founders gain access to prospective clients and a global community of operators and investors committed to making their journey more successful.
We connect founders to a vast ecosystem of seasoned business builders, operators, and potential customers.
We are flexible, committed partners dedicated to supporting founders with a service provider “whatever-it-takes” mindset.
Our single limited partner structure allows us to be more flexible than many venture investors, tailoring our terms and timelines to each company’s unique needs. We’re here to help founders lay the foundations for long-term responsible growth and profitability.
We invest early from seed to series B in tech-forward companies across industries.
Our generalist approach is driven by a commitment to and conviction in exceptional founders and operators, who are building across all sectors. We partner with driven, visionary leaders with the discipline and tenacity required to build enduring businesses.
Building The Next Generation of Enduring Businesses
An all-in-one financial solution, including a back-office platform that handles taxes and bookkeeping, tailored to the unique needs of freelancers and independent contractors
Boston-based early-stage VC firm investing in healthcare, logistics, technology and insurance.
The tech-enabled home inspection that gives each homeowner a customized plan for their home and connects them with trusted service providers
A developer of advanced propulsion technologies that create cleaner, quieter, and more efficient thrust solutions for flight and air movement applications
Embracing the journey
We are inspired by founders who get us excited for the future, the conversations that challenge our assumptions, the legacy that informs how we invest, and the journeys that we have the chance to be part of. Our team’s decades of global experience span the startup and investment ecosystems. We’ve been founders, early employees of VC-backed startups, firm builders, and seasoned multi-stage investors.
Our commitment is not just to invest, but to become integral partners in growth, leveraging our experiences, networks, and resources to foster the next generation of companies that stand the test of time.