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Here are samples of recent On-Line AdVentures, the official newsletter of On-Line Ventures, Inc.   If you want to be included on the mailing list for On-Line AdVentures, please email us at:


> Q4 2010

> Q3 2010

>Q1 2009

> Q1 2008

> Q1 2002

> Q1 2009

> Q3 2012


Since 1993, On-Line Ventures has helped develop dozens of successful information technology companies. Our selection criteria for investment includes the following:

1. Recurring revenue business model

2. Mission critical products/services

3. Proprietary & scalable technologies

4. Potential to be market leaders (#1 or 2)

5. Established businesses with existing customers and revenues

Entrepreneurs can send their business plan via email to:



via USPS to: On-Line Ventures, Inc.

                     14504 Marsh Island

                     Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

The company was founded in 1993 by Stephen J. Getsy an experienced technical and operations executive in the on-line segment of the information technology industry with a track record of success in both large corporations and early stage companies.   Mr. Getsy’s background includes senior technical and management experience at leading information technology companies such as IBM, ADP and Fiserv.  He also had been instrumental in starting a number of early stage technology companies as both a hands on executive and investor.  Mr. Getsy has earned B. S. Degree in Mathematics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Computer Science from New York University and an executive MBA from  the Columbia Business School.  

Recent On-Line Ventures Events

>Information on latest On-Line Ventures investment (COMING SOON - CURRENTLY IN STEALTH MODE)

>Computer Sciences Corp Acquires NameProtect

Upcoming On-Line Ventures Events

>Gridley & Company (Needham) Information Technology Conference New York  City Westin Grand Central Jan 13-14

>Band Of Angels Workshop Menlo Park CA Feb 4-5

Entrepreneur Links

> National Venture Capital Association(NVCA)

> Angel Capital Association

> VentureOne


> How On-Line Ventures Can Help You

  By Stephen Getsy, Founder On-Line Ventures 

Providing Knowledge, Experience and Capital To Emerging Stage Technology Companies

> Band Of Angels


Building Successful Technology Companies Since 1993
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