What We Do

Innovation Garden is a venture capital and consulting firm making traditional direct investments into early-stage companies. We offer capital, business solutions and technology that allow companies to enter the marketplace or scale to new heights.

IG Capital is the investment arm of Innovation Garden making traditional direct investments into early-stage technology companies where we see potential exponential growth. IG Solutions is the services arms of Innovation Garden and provides the venture incubation services to our portfolio companies, but also to non-portfolio companies.

How We Help

Our team works directly with our portfolio in offering services that mirror those of major consulting firms. Our partners work with businesses in a variety of ways, focusing on high impact solutions in technical areas such as marketing, accounting, software development and business management.


  • Direct Investments

    Funding combined with unparalleled support. Traditional direct investments into early-stage technology companies where we see potential exponential growth.

  • Management Services

    Management services for companies we invest in as well as to emerging businesses. Including executive leadership in finance, marketing, and operations.

  • Technology Incubation

    Powerful partners in technology growth. Commercialization of new ideas and value creation through research, rapid development and software prototyping.


Innovation Garden invests in passionate entrepreneurs who have discovered or created an unmet market need. We love to support the development of digitally delivered products or services that are smarter, more efficient, or cheaper than the current market alternatives. If you are “all-in” to build your company, we want to help you with capital, strategy, and advice that allows you to achieve the critical early success milestones more quickly and more cheaply while reducing the risks of delay, dilution, and failure.

Our mission is to accelerate the development of early stage tech companies through a combination of capital investment and complementary services specifically tailored to drive success metrics validate viability for institutional capital.

Meet The Team

Great companies are created by great entrepreneurs and not investors. Our primary focus is to support and guide founders in order to realize their businesses fullest potential.

Managing Partners

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    Scott Sipprelle

    Managing Partner

    Scott Sipprelle has held a variety of leadership positions in capital markets and investment management.

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    Tom Sullivan

    Managing Partner

    Tom Sullivan is a dynamic brand marketing executive, creative visionary, and builder of technology enabled start-ups.

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    Glenn Fratangelo

    Managing Partner

    Glenn Fratangelo has an extensive background in business operations and solving the sales cycle.

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    James Barchiesi

    Managing Partner

    James Barchiesi is a serial entrepreneur and thought-leader focused on alternative investment strategies.

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205 Rockingham Row Princeton, NJ 08540

562 Independence Road, East Stroudsburg, PA 18301

42 W 38th Street, New York, NY 10018

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(609) 651-8242