Quatris Fund I was a unique venture capital fund formed in 2000 to create, seed and mentor early-stage ventures in information technology (IT) systems and software. With primary investment focus is on emerging high-growth business-to-business IT market sectors, Quatris CFM blended the considerable financial assets of one of the nation’s investment leaders, St. Paul Venture Capital with the entrepreneurial talents and private capital of four highly respected former chief executives.

Square One Ventures, LLC is the conception-stage venture capital arm of Smaby Group, Inc. Through Square One, we deploy our own capital to form, fund, incubate, advise and assist very early stage IT startups which do not fit our quantitative finance profile.