Lachman Goldman Ventures is a venture capital firm specializing in investments in angel, early, and seed stage companies. It invests in start-up information technology, Internet and network companies. The firm typically makes an initial investment between $0.025 million and $0.25 million in seed and first round venture capital situations extending up to $5 million over the life of the portfolio company. It is typically the first investor of any kind in a company and either bridges or leads initial funding. Lachman Goldman Ventures is based in Northbrook, Illinois.