Ulu Ventures

Ulu Ventures provides early-stage investments to enterprise cloud and smart data companies. The seed-stage venture firm focused primarily on enterprise IT, Ulu focuses on the market opportunity created by the Stanford and Silicon Valley communities. It seeks to generate financial results using a disciplined, repeatable decision-making process that analyzes risk-reward trade-offs. Ulu also follows the logical principles of portfolio construction. This approach makes the firm conventional in the world of institutional investors but contrarian as compared to other VCs. In 2018, Clint Korver and Miriam Rivera established the firm in Palo Alto, California.

Kathy Chen

Senior Principal

Kevin Hoffberg

Venture Partner

Clint Korver

MD

Steve Reale

CFO

Stephen V. Reale

CFO and Venture Partner

Miriam Rivera

MD

David N. Strohm

Strategic Advisor

Nancy Torres

Principal

395 past transactions

Sounder

Seed Round in 2020
Sounder.fm is a platform that helps audio creators manage, market, and measure their audio content. Sounder offers free hosting, transcription, Pinpoint Audio Search, and analytics to help the user grow its audience. It aims to drive creativity and make audio better for everyone. The company was founded in 2019 and based in New York, New York.

Sounder

Seed Round in 2020
Sounder.fm is a platform that helps audio creators manage, market, and measure their audio content. Sounder offers free hosting, transcription, Pinpoint Audio Search, and analytics to help the user grow its audience. It aims to drive creativity and make audio better for everyone. The company was founded in 2019 and based in New York, New York.

Future Family, Inc.

Series A in 2018
Future Family, Inc. offers subscription plans which cover all healthcare costs and include guided care through concierge service. The company's features include, personal fertility planning, clinic matching, dedicated nurse concierge, 24/7 access to care team, digital health platform, clinic visits and procedures, labs, and medications. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Mon Ami

Seed Round in 2021
Mon Ami, Inc. develops an application that connects college students and seniors. Its application allows the users to connect people living with a socially isolating condition, including dementia, Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s disease, autism, and cancer and schedule a meeting between companions and families. Mon Ami, Inc. was incorporated in 2018 and is based in Palo Alto, California. It has additional locations across California.
Pento provides a SaaS-based online platform intended to optimize payroll services. Its platform helps to automate payroll system and offer complementary features to employees, such as user-friendly access to pay history and personal pay-related data, enabling small and medium-sized companies to find a digital way to automate salary processing, taxes and is fully connected to HMRC. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in London, United Kingdom.
Zūm is a provider of safe, efficient, and reliable child transportation for school districts and busy families. Zūm saves schools money and parents time by providing flexible transportation options through its network of highly vetted drivers and advanced scheduling, routing, and tracking technology. The company currently provide children’s transportation service in the San Francisco Bay Area, all of Los Angeles, Orange County, and San Diego. Zūm was founded in 2015 and is based in Redwood City, California.
PresenceLearning makes live, online special education related services available to K-12 students around the United States. As the leader in the delivery of clinical services via the web, PresenceLearning has provided over 2.5 million teletherapy sessions. Services include speech-language therapy, occupational therapy, behavioral interventions and mental health services, assessments, and early childhood services.
WellBeam Inc owns and operates a cloud based software solutions that connect hospitals with third party clients. It offers WellBeam authorization portal, a mobile signature system that enables providers to sign and return essential medical authorizations and WellBeam Clinician portal that connects partner clinicians with the physicians’ teams. The company offers its services to physicians' teams, hospitals, and home health agencies. The company was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Palo Alto, California.
Fidelis Education, Inc. develops software solutions for coordinating out-of-class student success support services. It offers learning relationship management, a software solution that provides support services for staff to coordinate the services they already offer; and students to discover and take advantage of them. The company also provides mentoring and coaching software for peer mentoring, professional mentoring, faculty mentoring, enrollment advising, success coaching, academic advising, and career advising; and academic support software for tutoring, supplemental education, remedial education, and micro credentialing. In addition, it offers social/emotional learning software for self-awareness, decision making, relationship skills, and just-in-time content; and community engagement software for cohort management, club management, department management, employer relations, and alumni engagement. Further, the company provides services in the areas of implementation, integration, technology, coaching, and content. Fidelis Education, Inc. was incorporated in 2011 and is based in Mountain View, California.

Savvy

Seed Round in 2021
Savvy makes applying to rental homes faster, cheaper, and more reliable for renters and landlords. We use open banking to make the process more efficient for both sides. For renters, Savvy provides a more transparent, secure, and convenient application process, the ability to build credit through rent payments, and broader access to housing. For leasing managers, Savvy replaces the cumbersome tenant application review process with a simple, fast end-to-end screening solution that provides more reliable data, saving thousands of hours and reducing the risk of tenant defaults.

Via

Seed Round in 2021
VIA Global Ventures, Inc. operates an online marketplace that connects professionals to short-term onsite work at companies. Its platform offers services in the areas of projects in strategy, business development and sales, business operations, marketing, product, financial analytics, business intelligence, and process improvement. VIA Global Ventures, Inc. was founded in 2017 and is based in Key Biscayne, Florida. It has presence and operations in Canada, Mexico, the United States, and Europe.

Mighty

Pre Seed Round in 2020
Mighty helps young entrepreneurs start and grow their own businesses. With Mighty, each kid will master the tools of business and harness the power of social impact. It's the modern day lemonade stand, but this time the products for sale are good for the world. Mighty gathers a dedicated team of investors to hit the ground running. They partner with great companies including Sesame Street, Collaborative Fund, and the founders behind Indiegogo and Flickr. All that's left to do is launch businesses.

RealBlocks

Series A in 2020
RealBlocks is a technology platform that connects advisors and investors to the best alternative investment managers. Today many real estate and alternative investment managers are limited to raising capital locally. However with RealBlocks, these managers can now raise capital globally through institutional and intermediary channels. RealBlocks also offers a secondary trading mechanism for enhanced liquidity options.
Eskalera, Inc. designs and develops human resource (HR) software. It enables large and medium-sized companies to transform HR operations by improving employee engagement, productivity, and growth. The company offers Eskalera Engage, an evidence-based finding on diversity and inclusion with core HR data to generate signals about employees' experiences. It also offers solutions, such as skill-based programs that designed to remedy the issues and enhance the workplace culture. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

NovoEd

Seed Round in 2013
NovoEd’s collaborative learning platform enables organizations to design and deliver experiential learning that drives business performance. Since the company’s founding at Stanford’s social algorithm laboratory in 2012, global corporations, executive education providers, and training firms have relied on NovoEd to develop high-value capabilities through purposeful practice and application, coaching and mentorship, and group collaboration. NovoEd’s proven approach to learning connects diverse groups of learners, mentors, and leaders in a high-impact online environment, unlocking your organization’s collective knowledge and driving measurable outcomes.

hashed

Venture Round in 2014
hashed offers an application that enables its users to find and follow contents by using hashtags. It provides its services for Instagram users. hashed enables its customers to obtain notifications about topics they are interested in. hashed was founded by Agatha Precourt and Wendy Grad in October 2014.
Aromyx has built a platform for the digital capture of scent and taste – including the EssenceChip™ taste and scent sensor – that puts the human olfactory and taste receptors onto a disposable biochip, with a digital readout. The Aromyx platform includes the Allegory software suite, AromaGraph family of visual analytics, recommended taste/scent recording standards, access to the growing Aromyx online database of taste and scent data and related machine-learning algorithms. Unlike chemical sensors or mass spectrometry, the Aromyx EssenceChip system shows the biochemical signals that a cup of coffee, a sniff of perfume or a glass of wine send to the brain, as mediated by the human nose and tongue.
Modern Meadow is developing fundamentally new approaches to growing animal products. This includes cultured leather and meat products which require no animal slaughter and much lower inputs of land, water, energy and chemicals.
Cerebro Capital, Inc. develops a web-based portal designed for middle-market companies looking to utilize credit facilities for operations, organic growth, or acquisitions. It integrates data from over 80 lenders, offers analytics to match the type of financing to the lender, and offers graphical interfaces for data interpretation. The company was formerly known as MCB Enterprises, LLC. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland.
Swing provides substitute teachers to fill hard-to-fill staff absences. On average, U.S. students spend 5% of the typical school year with substitute teachers, which translates to over 6 months of their K-12 school career. Failing to fill a substitute teacher opening not only impacts students, but causes teachers, school leaders, and administrators to shuffle around to cover gaps. There's also the time administrators spend on the logistical issues of finding, recruiting, screening, scheduling, and paying contract substitute teachers. Swing's marketplace helps schools cover hard-to-fill absences by seamlessly providing substitute teachers on-demand.

Proven

Seed Round in 2011
Proven operates as a hiring tool intended for small businesses. The platform takes hiring on the go with fully native apps for iOS and Android. Employers can review resumes, respond to candidates, and even post a new job all from a smartphone. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Buzz Solutions

Seed Round in 2020
Buzz Solutions, Inc. develops an artificial intelligence based software platform for energy infrastructure applications. It offers Buzz Solutions Platform, an image-recognition software that spots utility infrastructure defects. The company’s solution also provides artificial intelligence, actionable insights, and predictive analytics for power line and grid inspections. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Wisetack, Inc.

Series A in 2019
Wisetack is a financial technology platform that pays for purchases. They pay installments for the customer's purchases. They are transparent and no hidden fees are being charged. They have built for both scale and speed, using the latest technology. They are experts in finance, payments, and technology who are passionate about offering customer-friendly and fair financing products.

Palantir Technologies

Series D in 2010
Palantir Technologies offers a suite of software applications for integrating, visualizing, fighting fraud, and analyzing information. The software allows analysts within and between government organizations to collaborate and to analyze large quantities of data. Stephen Cohen, Alexander Karp, Garry Tan, Nathan Gettings, and Peter Thiel established the company in Denver, Colorado in 2003.
Coding Dojo, Inc. offers programming training services. The company provides online and onsite practices of coding courses, Bootcamp. Its courses include, Python, C#/.NET, MEAN Stack, Ruby, iOS/Swift, and Java. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in San Jose, California with additional locations in Seattle, Washington; Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, East Bay, California; Chicago, Illinois; Dallas, Texas; Tysons Corner, Virginia; and Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Mighty

Pre Seed Round in 2020
Mighty helps young entrepreneurs start and grow their own businesses. With Mighty, each kid will master the tools of business and harness the power of social impact. It's the modern day lemonade stand, but this time the products for sale are good for the world. Mighty gathers a dedicated team of investors to hit the ground running. They partner with great companies including Sesame Street, Collaborative Fund, and the founders behind Indiegogo and Flickr. All that's left to do is launch businesses.

CollegeBacker

Pre Seed Round in 2019
Backer is a social savings platform that enables users to set up a tax-free 529 account where family and friends can contribute. It is backed by leading edtech and fintech venture firms, Princeton University, Dartmouth University, USC’s Marshall School of Business, and founders of SoFi, Facebook, Quizlet, CircleUp, AltSchool, Patreon, and LendingHome. Backer was incorporated in 2015 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Blue River Technology Inc.

Seed Round in 2012
Blue River Technology Inc. engages in developing computer vision and robotics technology for agricultural applications. Its technology identifies weeds and selectively kills unwanted plants. The company’s automated solution is suitable for organic agriculture and fields with chemical-resistant weeds. Blue River Technology Inc. was founded in 2011 and is based in Sunnyvale, California with additional offices in Salinas, California and Yuma, Arizona. As of September 12, 2017, Blue River Technology Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Deere & Company.

FreeWill

Series B in 2022
FreeWill is an online service that provides legal forms and legal information. FreeWill is an award-winning social venture founded by graduate students at Stanford University in 2016, with the help and support of many of the world’s leading experts in law, design, and philanthropy. The company is making estate planning warm, accessible, and totally free – so that you can more easily care for the people and causes you love.

Populus Technologies, Inc.

Populus Technologies, Inc. generates and aggregates transportation data using machine learning. The company aggregates disparate datasets and builds behavioral models on the unique datasets to deliver essential information for cities and private mobility consumers. Populus Technologies, Inc. was incorporated in 2017 and is based in San Francisco, California.

FastForward, Inc.

Private Placement in 2020
FastForward, Inc. develops a social media engagement and commerce platform that enables enterprises to engage and transact with their customers inside social media and messaging applications. It offers FastForward, a social media SaaS platform for digital marketing, commerce, and payments that enables enterprises to modernize their user experience and provide customized digital services. The company’s platform FastForward is a digital services and mobile payment gateway inside social media, as well as enables enterprises to engage and transact with their customers where they spend time online, such as social media and messaging apps. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in Mountain View, California.

Apomaya, Inc.

Venture Round in 2022
Apomaya provides an innovative, cloud-based technology platform, which brings visibility and control to the digital ad supply chain.

Ellevest, Inc.

Series A in 2019
Ellevest, Inc. is an employee owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to women clients. It manages separate client-focused portfolios. The firm invests in different asset classes in markets across the globe. The firm employs fundamental analysis along with top-down approach to create its portfolios. It was formerly known as Ellevate Financial, Inc. Ellevest, Inc. was founded in 2014 and is based in New York City.

Carbon Lighthouse

Seed Round in 2021
Carbon Lighthouse is on a mission to stop climate change by making it easy and profitable for building owners to eliminate carbon emissions caused by wasted energy. The company’s unique approach to Efficiency Production goes deep into buildings to uncover and continuously correct hidden inefficiencies that add up to meaningful financial value and carbon elimination that lasts. Since 2010, commercial real estate, educational, hospitality and industrial customers nationwide have chosen Carbon Lighthouse to enhance building comfort, increase net operating income and achieve their sustainability goals.

Wisetack, Inc.

Seed Round in 2019
Wisetack is a financial technology platform that pays for purchases. They pay installments for the customer's purchases. They are transparent and no hidden fees are being charged. They have built for both scale and speed, using the latest technology. They are experts in finance, payments, and technology who are passionate about offering customer-friendly and fair financing products.
Octant, Inc. engages in engineering biology to design multi-targeted small molecule drug leads for complex diseases. Its polypharmacology discovery engine generates multi-receptor pathway data and predictive insights to inform rational drug design. The company also engineers biology using living cells as high-throughput signal networks to map, measure, and model chemical structures against G protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs). The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California.

Rubik

Seed Round in 2022
Rubik, Inc. offers an AI-powered acquisition platform for real estate investors. The company provides research and analytics for on-market and off-market properties, enabling investors to purchase homes directly online. Rubik, Inc. was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

Aromyx Corporation

Series A in 2021
Aromyx has built a platform for the digital capture of scent and taste – including the EssenceChip™ taste and scent sensor – that puts the human olfactory and taste receptors onto a disposable biochip, with a digital readout. The Aromyx platform includes the Allegory software suite, AromaGraph family of visual analytics, recommended taste/scent recording standards, access to the growing Aromyx online database of taste and scent data and related machine-learning algorithms. Unlike chemical sensors or mass spectrometry, the Aromyx EssenceChip system shows the biochemical signals that a cup of coffee, a sniff of perfume or a glass of wine send to the brain, as mediated by the human nose and tongue.
Nowsta is an all-in-one software for hourly and event-based workforces, providing scheduling, time tracking, and fintech solutions. It helps employers become better managers by giving them the tools they need to seamlessly manage their hourly workforce. The company is building a platform that leverages advancements in machine learning and payments technology to reimagine the way companies communicate with, and pay their hourly wage employees. Nowsta was established in 2015 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, New York, United States. Nowsta

Prixz

Series A in 2022
Prixz is on demand delivery system for pharmacies in Mexico We are connected with more than 2000 pharmacies on line to deliver more than 1 million orders a year

Landed, Inc

Series B in 2021
Landed, Inc. provides financing services for home buyers. It offers debt-free financing that allows homebuyers to accept funds in exchange for part of the home's value when they refinance or sell. The company offers its services to teachers, school staff, and other professionals. It works with schools, companies, and affinity networks to create and manage down payment support funds for home buyers, schools and employers, and community investors. Landed, Inc. was incorporated in 2015 and is based in San Francisco, California.
Taulia is a FinTech startup that provides working capital management and electronic invoicing services for supply chain companies. Its platform helps businesses to turn every invoice into a revenue opportunity using their cash or third-party cash to fund early payments, lower the barriers for e-invoicing participation by accepting all forms of electronic invoices without having to charge suppliers, and empower suppliers to be self-sufficient by giving them access to free self-service and management tool.

Euclid

Seed Round in 2010
Euclid connects the physical world by understanding how people relate to spaces and how spaces relate to each other. Using Wi-Fi signals in a privacy-safe way, Euclid’s proprietary technology delivers insights that inform more efficient, convenient and relevant experiences. Backed by leading venture capital firms Benchmark Capital and NEA, as well as Cox Enterprises and Groupe Arnault, Euclid was founded by Will Smith and is led by CEO Brent Franson.

Beam Impact, Inc.

Seed Round in 2018
Beam Impact, Inc. provides an application that allows user to donate part of everyday purchases to impact social issues. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in New York, New York.

TomoCredit

Seed Round in 2021
TomoCredit is building the next generation credit card designed for Millennials with no credit history or credit score by analyzing alternative data sources through its proprietary algorithm. founding team is made up of immigrant founders who all felt the challenge of getting a credit card as foreign nationals. The team is comprised of alum from Coinbase, The Kenetic Hedge Fund and Google and have attended schools including MIT and UC Berkeley.
SoapAI operates a online platform to provide day to day news. The company provides trending news and articles from various sources for the readers. SoapAI was founded in 2018 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Imeve

Seed Round in 2021
Imeve builds software and solutions for professional production of live immersive events for VR and AR.

FreeWill

Series A in 2020
FreeWill is an online service that provides legal forms and legal information. FreeWill is an award-winning social venture founded by graduate students at Stanford University in 2016, with the help and support of many of the world’s leading experts in law, design, and philanthropy. The company is making estate planning warm, accessible, and totally free – so that you can more easily care for the people and causes you love.
Their academia-leading research was the initial component of our expanding portfolio of AI technologies. They are combining novel deep neural networks, biophysical simulation, and massively scalable computing infrastructure to achieve industry-leading performance in a molecular generation and property prediction. The company was founded in 2019 and based in South San Francisco, California.

SLICeR Pte Ltd.

Seed Round in 2015
SLICeR Pte Ltd. develops a SaaS analytics platform for the fashion and apparel industry. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Singapore.

Remind

Seed Round in 2012
Remind is a communication platform that helps every student succeed. Founded in 2011, Remind allows school and district administrators to reach and engage with their communities and connects educators and families with the tools that help them teach and learn. Investors include First Round Capital, GSV, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers, and Social Capital.
Wisetack is a financial technology platform that pays for purchases. They pay installments for the customer's purchases. They are transparent and no hidden fees are being charged. They have built for both scale and speed, using the latest technology. They are experts in finance, payments, and technology who are passionate about offering customer-friendly and fair financing products.

Pontoro

Seed Round in 2021
Pontoro is building a digital asset securitization and liquidity platform to address the $20 trillion shortfall in infrastructure debt finance by enabling broader investor participation in these private assets. Pontoro's team has collectively underwritten, invested in, or built over $100 billion of large-scale infrastructure assets globally. Pontoro has sourced an initial $500M infrastructure loan pipeline from some of its large originating bank relationships. Pontoro is also speaking with several large financial institutions about opportunities to distribute its digital assets to these institutions’ RIA, family office, and ultra-high net worth investor distribution channels.

Aromyx Corporation

Seed Round in 2021
Aromyx has built a platform for the digital capture of scent and taste – including the EssenceChip™ taste and scent sensor – that puts the human olfactory and taste receptors onto a disposable biochip, with a digital readout. The Aromyx platform includes the Allegory software suite, AromaGraph family of visual analytics, recommended taste/scent recording standards, access to the growing Aromyx online database of taste and scent data and related machine-learning algorithms. Unlike chemical sensors or mass spectrometry, the Aromyx EssenceChip system shows the biochemical signals that a cup of coffee, a sniff of perfume or a glass of wine send to the brain, as mediated by the human nose and tongue.

Beam Impact, Inc.

Private Placement in 2018
Beam Impact, Inc. provides an application that allows user to donate part of everyday purchases to impact social issues. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in New York, New York.
Palantir Technologies offers a suite of software applications for integrating, visualizing, fighting fraud, and analyzing information. The software allows analysts within and between government organizations to collaborate and to analyze large quantities of data. Stephen Cohen, Alexander Karp, Garry Tan, Nathan Gettings, and Peter Thiel established the company in Denver, Colorado in 2003.

DealSyte

Seed Round in 2018
Finalis is powering the next generation of private market deals. We’re a modern broker-dealer and a deal technology platform that delivers compliance and technology solutions for investment banks, placement agencies, and fintechs. Whether you’re an investment banker, placement agent, fund manager, C-Suite executive, corporate development or investor relations professional, we will dramatically help you improve the way you get deals done, saving you your most precious resources: time and money.

WellBeam Inc

Pre Seed Round in 2019
WellBeam Inc owns and operates a cloud based software solutions that connect hospitals with third party clients. It offers WellBeam authorization portal, a mobile signature system that enables providers to sign and return essential medical authorizations and WellBeam Clinician portal that connects partner clinicians with the physicians’ teams. The company offers its services to physicians' teams, hospitals, and home health agencies. The company was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

Mile Auto

Seed Round in 2019
Mile Auto is a pay-per-mile auto insurance company that uses patented computer vision technologies to help low mileage drivers save money. Mile Auto customers use their smartphones to report mileage once a month, and then pay based on exact miles driven. The result is simple, transparent billing. Mile Auto is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

Socotra

Seed Round in 2014
Socotra is a technology platform that builds a modern cloud-based platform for technology-driven insurers. Its platform is built from the ground-up using the latest technologies to be transparent, reliable, flexible, and secure. It aims to provide insurers with a modern, enterprise-grade core system that enables them to rapidly develop and distribute products that better serve their customers. Socotra was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Future Family, Inc.

Series B in 2022
Future Family, Inc. offers subscription plans which cover all healthcare costs and include guided care through concierge service. The company's features include, personal fertility planning, clinic matching, dedicated nurse concierge, 24/7 access to care team, digital health platform, clinic visits and procedures, labs, and medications. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in San Francisco, California.
Juntos Finanzas, Inc. provides a mobile communication solution for financial institutions to engage their clients. It works with partners to develop KPIs that ensure customer behavior is motivated to drive increased engagement and usage of accounts; and ethnographic research to uncover key behavioral and language keys, as well as insights into how trust is built in that specific language and culture. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in San Carlos, California.

Pando

Seed Round in 2017
Pando has created a new financial tool for people in high volatility careers. We connect individuals with similar expected earnings and provide tools for them to pool a fraction of their future income — delivering both risk mitigation and the ability to capture upside potential. Our client focus includes professional athletes, entrepreneurs, and MBA’s.
Finalis, Inc. provides a broker-dealer and deal technology platform for ibankers, placement agents, and fintechs. It offers compliance and supervisory platform for dealmakers to engage in a range of M&A, private placement, and alternative investment transactions in all U.S. states and territories; and legal templates for M&A, private placements, and alternative investments. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is based in Tiburon, California.

DealSyte

Seed Round in 2022
Finalis is powering the next generation of private market deals. We’re a modern broker-dealer and a deal technology platform that delivers compliance and technology solutions for investment banks, placement agencies, and fintechs. Whether you’re an investment banker, placement agent, fund manager, C-Suite executive, corporate development or investor relations professional, we will dramatically help you improve the way you get deals done, saving you your most precious resources: time and money.

Eskalera, Inc.

Funding Round in 2022
Eskalera, Inc. designs and develops human resource (HR) software. It enables large and medium-sized companies to transform HR operations by improving employee engagement, productivity, and growth. The company offers Eskalera Engage, an evidence-based finding on diversity and inclusion with core HR data to generate signals about employees' experiences. It also offers solutions, such as skill-based programs that designed to remedy the issues and enhance the workplace culture. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Viridis Learning, Inc. is an education technology company that combines workforce education and human capital solutions for the middle-skill workforce. It operates a platform enabling middle skill employees to be trained, certified, and matched to employers who suit them. The company offers Viridis, a human capital technology solution that offers training to individuals that lead to industry recognized credentials and job placement for those looking to enter, sustain, or grow within the middle-skill workforce. Its courses include Residential Concrete Specialization, Bell Attendant, Advanced Residential Construction Supervisor, Energy Management and Controls, Public Space Cleaner, and Residential Construction Superintendent. The company was formerly known as Green University. Viridis Learning, Inc. is based in New York, New York.
Back Technologies GmbH develops a software to organize and automate internal workplace requests on one intuitive platform. It offers email and slack integration, automatic answers to frequently asked questions, track and show the time spend on resolving requests, and connect with human resource system. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
Social Finance, Inc. develops an online application that provides financial services. It offers student loan refinancing, private student loans, personal loans, home loans, mortgage loans, and investments, as well as insurance products for renters, homeowners, automobiles, and life. Social Finance, Inc. was founded in 2011 and is based in San Francisco, California with locations in Healdsburg, California; and New York, New York.

Fauna

Seed Round in 2016
Fauna is a data api for modern applications that facilitates rich clients with serverless backends by providing a web-native interface with support for GraphQL and custom business logic, frictionless integration with the serverless ecosystem, a no compromise multi-cloud architecture you can trust and grow with and total freedom from database operations. Innovators like Nextdoor and NVIDIA trust Fauna to power their applications. Backed by premier venture investors Madrona Venture Group, Addition Capital, and GV, Fauna is a 100% remote organization with an experienced leadership team hailing from Microsoft, Okta, Twitter, Elastic, and Oracle. For more information visit fauna.com or follow us at @fauna.
ClassConnect Inc. provides an Internet service that lets teachers build lessons with websites, videos, Google docs, files and more, then organize and store their lessons, and then share the lessons with students, parents, and colleagues. The company was founded in 2010 and is based in San Francisco, California.

Truth{set}

Seed Round in 2020
Truth{set} was founded in 2019 by industry veterans from Nielsen, Salesforce, LiveRamp, and Procter & Gamble. Truth{set} is funded by super{set}, a new venture studio headed by Tom Chavez and Vivek Vaidya, and WTI, Ulu Ventures, and strategic angel investors. Truth{set} is a data intelligence company focused exclusively on validating the accuracy of consumer data. The company helps brands build trust in data, and improve the performance of any data-driven decision. Truth{set} does not sell data and is not a data broker; it compiles a likelihood of truth for any individual record that can be used to validate the accuracy of data and power more accurate consumer interactions.

Beam Impact, Inc.

Series A in 2022
Beam Impact, Inc. provides an application that allows user to donate part of everyday purchases to impact social issues. The company was incorporated in 2016 and is based in New York, New York.

Comprehend Systems, Inc.

Series A in 2013
Comprehend provides a suite of cloud applications and consulting services that improve the clinical trial process. Their solutions deliver actionable risk and performance insights across studies, systems, sites, and vendors. It was founded in 2010 and headquartered in Redwood City, California.

Eskalera, Inc.

Seed Round in 2019
Eskalera, Inc. designs and develops human resource (HR) software. It enables large and medium-sized companies to transform HR operations by improving employee engagement, productivity, and growth. The company offers Eskalera Engage, an evidence-based finding on diversity and inclusion with core HR data to generate signals about employees' experiences. It also offers solutions, such as skill-based programs that designed to remedy the issues and enhance the workplace culture. The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
Ellevest, Inc. is an employee owned investment manager. The firm primarily provides its services to women clients. It manages separate client-focused portfolios. The firm invests in different asset classes in markets across the globe. The firm employs fundamental analysis along with top-down approach to create its portfolios. It was formerly known as Ellevate Financial, Inc. Ellevest, Inc. was founded in 2014 and is based in New York City.
Align17 Ltd offers investment advice and operates a marketplace that brings investors in private impact deals together with private wealth clients. It provides its clients access and advice to investment in social and environmental opportunities. The company was founded in 2017 and is based in London, United Kingdom.

Tinycare

Seed Round in 2020
Tinycare is a network of modern, micro centers that serves infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. It strives to provide the safest, cleanest, highest quality licensed daycares in San Francisco. It was founded by Michael Lai in 2018.

Tinycare

Seed Round in 2020
Tinycare is a network of modern, micro centers that serves infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. It strives to provide the safest, cleanest, highest quality licensed daycares in San Francisco. It was founded by Michael Lai in 2018.

Huddler

Seed Round in 2008
Huddler is an innovative digital media company that powers millions of daily interactions on the internet's most influential enthusiast communities. Huddler's proprietary technology platform makes these communities more engaging for consumers and marketers alike. Huddler offers brands the opportunity to interact with over 24 million passionate consumers in a contextually relevant environment across key interest areas including parenting, fashion and beauty, consumer tech and outdoor sports. Marketers can engage the community through highly targeted advertising campaigns, brand ambassador programs and unique market research opportunities. Huddler is a privately held company based in San Francisco.

WellBeam Inc

Seed Round in 2020
WellBeam Inc owns and operates a cloud based software solutions that connect hospitals with third party clients. It offers WellBeam authorization portal, a mobile signature system that enables providers to sign and return essential medical authorizations and WellBeam Clinician portal that connects partner clinicians with the physicians’ teams. The company offers its services to physicians' teams, hospitals, and home health agencies. The company was incorporated in 2019 and is based in Palo Alto, California.
TomoCredit is building the next generation credit card designed for Millennials with no credit history or credit score by analyzing alternative data sources through its proprietary algorithm. founding team is made up of immigrant founders who all felt the challenge of getting a credit card as foreign nationals. The team is comprised of alum from Coinbase, The Kenetic Hedge Fund and Google and have attended schools including MIT and UC Berkeley.

EarnUp Inc.

Series A in 2017
EarnUp is a consumer-first fintech platform that intelligently automates loan payments for the more than 200 million Americans with debt. They help you put a few dollars aside for your loans when you can afford it – then they make your loan payments for you, allocating funds in the way that gets you out of debt faster. They are dedicated to giving control back to everyone who is frustrated managing their finances

Figure

Series A in 2018
Figure provides consumer financial solutions intended for home improvement, debt consolidation, and retirement planning. Its financial services include provide home equity release services such as home equity lines of credit, home improvement loans, and home buy-lease back offerings for retirement leveraging through blockchain, artificial intelligence, and advanced analytics, enabling customers to access capital in as few as five days.
Fleetpanda Inc., a technology-enabled fleet services company, provides overnight maintenance, refueling, and wash services. It offers its services to fleet in various industries, including construction, delivery, landscaping, tour, produce, trucking, moving, and HVAC. The company is based in San Francisco, California.

LingoHealth

Pre Seed Round in 2021
LingoHealth is a digital platform for family members to better support their aging loved ones' health, with a focus on multilingual families. Multilingual families are 3 times more likely to have Millennials involved in caregiving, versus English-fluent households. We give family advocates visibility into the next steps for care to get their loved ones to the most appropriate site of care and better manage their health.