Transforming great ideas into extraordinary companies

In our digital-first world, the difference between best and second best has never been greater

And today, being the best in class is the only option.

The World is Changing

Launching a product has never been easier, but building a company has never been more challenging

Today ideas are open, time is critical and competition is high. We believe winners are made, not born — and we have the team and tools to make winners.

Our Platform Solution

We enable the rapid creation of unfair advantages through a scalable approach of repeatable behaviors

With top-tier resources and partnerships in brand, product, acquisition, distribution and operation; we enable better, faster day to day decision-making that exponentially compound over time.

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Venture Investment

VCs fight for deals. We fight for outcomes

In a market where capital has become commodified, our structure allows us to scale processes that result in less invested capital and higher absolute dollar returns in a shorter period of time

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Brand Foundry

Turning nascent ideas into dynamic companies

Knowing the facets that go into building and selling a business, our proprietary data-driven approach to screening and validating market strategies sets our brands up for success.

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Portfolio

Investing in the Next Generation of Great Consumer Brands

With over 130 direct investments in leading consumer names, our portfolio totals over $55B in market value.

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Building a world-class platform requires world-class talent

Our team of top notch talent is comprised of decades of experience across tech, finance, marketing, investing, and operating.

We’re Always Looking for the Best Talent

Our model is contingent on world-class talent and we still don’t have enough talent for the opportunities we have within our portfolio and our foundry. We’re never hiring ordinary talent, but we’re always hiring exceptional talent.

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Carter Reum

Co-Founder & Partner

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Carter Reum is the co-founder of M13, which he and brother Courtney Reum founded after selling their spirits company VEEV. He co-founded VEEV around the idea of creating a better way to drink, all the while becoming one of Inc. Magazine’s 250 fastest growing companies. Carter serves on the board of Daily Harvest and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, has been recognized as one of Goldman Sachs’ Builders + Innovators Top 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs, and was selected as an Executive in Residence by the City of Los Angeles in 2017 to support the city’s branding initiatives. Carter co-authored Shortcut Your Startup with brother Courtney. He began his career as an investment banker in Goldman Sachs’ Industrials division and attended Columbia University for his Bachelor’s.

Courtney Reum

Co-Founder & Partner

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Courtney Reum is the co-founder of M13. Prior to M13, he and brother Carter Reum co-founded the spirits company VEEV, which was acquired by Luxco in 2016. Courtney serves on the board of Good Catch, Hylete, America’s Best 401-K, and formerly KeVita, and he co-authored national bestselling novel, Shortcut Your Startup. In addition, he has been named to Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs list and was chosen alongside Carter as one of two Executives in Residence by the City of Los Angeles. His career began in investment banking for Goldman Sachs’ Consumer Products, Retail, and Media Group. He holds a Bachelor’s from Columbia University.

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Venture Investment

In a market where capital has become commodified, our structure allows us to scale processes that result in less invested capital and higher absolute dollar returns in a shorter period of time

Investment Contact Us

Brand Foundry

Knowing the facets that go into building and selling a business, our proprietary data-driven approach to screening and validating market strategies sets our brands up for success.

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