River Valley Investors is the premier angel investor group in the Pioneer Valley, and the #1 source of capital for startups in Western Massachusetts.  



When you join an angel investor group you benefit from the expertise of a diverse group of successful entrepreneurs to make investment decisions on early-stage, high-promise companies.

Up your game

The vigorous and interdisciplinary nature of angel investing lets members gain practical knowledge in whole new fields and develop powerful new relationships. Angel investing is all about harnessing the investors’ collective networks, knowledge and expertise. 


Join our growing team of friendly, veteran business executives who enjoy the benefits of working together. Our members are warm, constructive, and committed. 

Through RVI I have gained access to some of the top angel deals in the Northeast, discovered exciting local startups, and learned a great deal from my fellow members.
— Michelle van Schouwen, Member

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