New World Angels (NWA) is a group of private investors dedicated to providing equity capital to  early-stage entrepreneurial companies in Florida.



NWA has chapters in South Florida and the Tampa Bay area and 60 accredited investor members



Members of NWA have extensive experience in founding, building, and managing companies in a wide variety of industries.



In addition to funding, NWA members make their expertise and resource networks available to portfolio companies.

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June 29, 2016

New World Angels Completes Investment in Admiral

BOCA RATON, FL (June 29, 2016) – New World Angels (NWA), Florida’s premier structured angel investor group, announced today a $672,500 investment in Admiral’s $2.5 million funding round. Admiral offers the industry’s most advanced analytics and revenue recovery platform for online publishers, helping them measure, analyze and recover ad revenue lost due to adblocking. NWA participated with San Francisco and Pittsburgh-based Birchmere Ventures, Atlanta-based Mosley Ventures, Gulfshore Capital and the Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research in Admiral’s oversubscribed seed round. This infusion of capital will enable Admiral to expand its New York-based sales and marketing to premium publishers worldwide, while also growing adoption of Admiral’s WordPress Plugin …

March 9, 2016

New World Angels Announces New President

BOCA RATON, FL (March 9, 2016) – New World Angels (NWA), Florida’s premier structured angel investor group, announced today the election of Stephen M. O’Hara as the third president in NWA’s 13 year history.  On April 1st, Mr. O’Hara will succeed Rhys L. Williams, who will transition to Chairman of NWA’s Board of Directors while managing his other business interests. Mr. O’Hara has been a member of NWA since 2012 and has served on its Board of Directors and Investment Committee for the last three years.  Before joining NWA, from 2003 until 2011, Mr. O’Hara was CEO of Angelica Corporation, a New York Stock Exchange listed company until it went …

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January 28, 2016

New World Angels Announces Investment in Miami-Based, Raw Shorts

BOCA RATON, FL (January 28, 2016) – New World Angels (NWA) has closed an investment in Raw Shorts, a Florida-based SaaS company that enables users to create customized explainer videos. NWA led the $1.0 million Series A financing round, joined by prior investors in the company, Mosley Ventures (Atlanta) and Accelerated Growth Partners (Miami). Currently housed in Miami’s Venture Hive, Raw Shorts will use the funding proceeds to make key hires in product development and marketing.   “NWA’s investment review process throughout the due diligence period was rigorous but always first rate.  We are particularly excited to have Mr. Randy Wood, one of the two Co-Founders of Citrix, joining our …