Experienced operators investing in and optimizing small-scale SaaS businesses.

Workhorses, not unicorns.

Tangible results are earned every single day. We understand perfection is fantasy, imperfection is opportunity, and that the only constant in the world is change. We believe successful organizations are those that operate best in a fluid environment.

These views shape Lock 8’s investment strategy and our holistic, hands-on approach to consistently building valuable businesses.

Our Investments

Projector PSA logo
Real Life Sciences Logo
Virtual Field
Workotter Logo

Good businesses are made, not found.

Sound decisions and strong execution create truly lasting value. We love the journey and deeply respect those who lead it.

“Lock 8’s guidance around reconceiving our brand, building a repeatable sales capability, and investing in marketing has helped accelerate growth to a rate that we have never seen before in this business. With this investment, we have been able to unlock untapped potential that has been trapped in the business for years.”

-Steve Chong, COO, Projector PSA
Made Not Found Logo
More Tools for New CEOs (1 of 2)

This blog has focused extensively in the past on the topic of first-time CEOs within small-scall SaaS business. This post ...

Budgets Again // aka: Personas — Not Just for Marketing Anymore

Within our portfolio’s cohort of SaaS CEOs, budgeting consistently ranks among the most challenging aspects of their jobs. This led ...

Why Talk About Budgeting NOW?!

Like pre-Christmas sale commercials, blog posts about budgeting generally peak sometime in December — near the end of one fiscal ...


Are we speaking the same language? Let’s talk.

L8 icon
379 W. Broadway
New York, NY 10012

©2023 Lock 8 Partners 
Privacy Policy