We are an experienced team of lending, technology, and data professionals who are committed to developing fairer ways to price less than perfect borrowers. We believe credit scores aren’t very accurate at predicting how good of a borrower you will be in the future, and that you deserve a chance to prove you’re better than your credit scores indicates. Co-Investors: OCA Ventures | Birchmere Advisors | Securian Financial Group
Blayze is the first online video audience development platform that empowers brands, Youtube channels, and media companies to buy and sell highly targeted new viewers. We are trusted by many of the top media companies in the world to activate, manage, and monetize their audience and data.
Acquired by Vobile
BloomNation allows local artisan florists to list unique designs for sale in an online marketplace, so consumers can discover and send handcrafted arrangements that are locally delivered. BloomNation also provides enterprise services to local florists to manage their online and offline business.
Co-Investors: A Capital | A16Z | Spark | Crunchfund
Bridg is an artificially intelligent, self learning, marketing automation service for local businesses and national franchises. We efficiently attracts new customers without paying for advertising and without minimal work from our customers. In short, Bridg is a world class online marketing manager “in a box.”
Butter is where teens and twenty-somethings find new friends via photos and messaging.
Chromatik is a digital learning platform redefining how people practice, perform, and learn music. Our iPad and web applications enable you to upload music, record performance tracks, and share with your students, teachers, bandmates, and friends.Co-Investors: Kapor Capital | Rustic Canyon
Dropoff is modernizing courier and same-day delivery by providing its business customers a superior experience built on unmatched reliability, convenience and service, all powered by a proprietary technology platform. Dropoff offers easy online ordering, transparent pricing, real-time tracking, accurate ETAs for pickups and deliveries, email confirmations and driver ratings.
Co-Investors: Austin Ventures
Emailage provides an innovative and efficient way to identify the fraud risk associated with an email address, which helps retailers, financial institutions, payment processors, ecommerce companies, and banks to mitigate online financial fraud.
Co-Investors: Felicis Ventures | Google Ventures
Foodstirs is reinvigorating the baking isle at supermarkets and stores across the nation by introducing healthy, creative, fun, and delicious baking mixes and kits.
GoToTags develops end-to-end infrastructure for brands, agencies, and product manufacturers looking to deploy NFC related projects. Founded on the idea that the online and physical worlds would be connected via wireless sensors; GoToTags has become by far the largest provider of NFC tags and software to Fortune 500 companies including Google, Apple, American Express, P&G and more.
The simplest way to save online. Honey automatically finds and applies coupon codes at checkout for you! Download Honey for free on your browser.
Konekt is building an IoT platform for ubiquitous connectivity. It simplifies the process of making hardware talk; not just in homes with Wi-Fi or whenever you’re in Bluetooth range – everywhere.
Co-Investor: NextView Ventures | Drive Capital
Better than a co-signer or a hard-to-find individual “guarantor,” LeaseLock is a commercial guarantor for the $108B residential rental market that helps individuals and families secure acceptance to lease any apartment, condo, or house. In return, LeaseLock makes prompt rent payments to landlords should a tenant default.
LoanHero has developed an innovative loan origination platform that solves a multibillion-dollar problem. By bringing marketplace lending to the point of sale, LoanHero provides better financing options for consumers purchasing goods and services including furniture, home improvement, auto repair, and elective healthcare. LoanHero is able to offer instant decisions and the most competitive loan product available for each level of credit through one streamlined platform.
Co-Investors: Alsop Louis Partners
Mashape is building a world-class marketplace for cloud APIs, driven by a passionate community of developers from all over the world. We make it easy to distribute, monetize, manage and consume cloud APIs.
Co-Investors: NEA | Index Ventures | Charles River Ventures
Naritiv helps brands thrive on Snapchat by pairing them with talent that speaks to their audience. Maybe it’s a skateboarder, a worldwide traveler or a fashionista, whoever it is, we know how to tell stories with short content better than anyone.
Co-Investors: Greylock Partners
Use gift cards from popular retailers to pay for purchases at other merchants online.
Co-investors: SV Angel | Greycroft | e.Ventures
Panjo is a marketplace for the world’s most ardent auto, sport, and hobby enthusiasts. Existing marketplaces poorly underserve and ignore this audience. Each year, 350M worldwide enthusiasts spend $15B buying products, parts, and accessories from their peers through a patchwork of inefficient methods.
Co-Investors: Spark Capital | Lerer Ventures
Penango offers end-to-end encryption and security solutions for cloud applications such as webmail, groupware, productivity applications, storage, and messaging. Using standards-based (S/MIME) technology, Penango has the only cross-platform, cross-browser encryption solution in the market with 6 patents issued and pending. Penango has customers that include the US Department of Defense, national laboratories, NGOs, and enterprises.
Replicated wraps your containerized cloud application with enterprise-grade features and deploys it behind your customer’s firewall, into a corporate data center or into the private cloud.
With customer acquisition costs continuing to skyrocket, e-commerce companies must focus on increasing revenue from existing customers. Retention Science leverages Big Data algorithms to help e-commerce companies retain and re-engage customers to generate sales and maximize customer lifetime value.
Co-Investors: Mohr Davidow Ventures | Forerunner Ventures | Upfront Ventures
RocksBox is a new discovery and sales channel for designer fashion jewelry. We aim to up-end the legacy online shopping experience by delivering a limited number of curated designer jewelry to our member’s doorsteps every month. Members can wear and experiment with their RocksBox pieces and only purchase the ones that they love.
Co-Investors: Matrix Partners
ServiceTitan’s online and mobile SaaS service management platform powers the world’s best service businesses, including Mr. Rooter, Mr. Electric, and many others. Only ServiceTitan combines traditional service management (scheduling appointments, dispatching technicians) with modern CRM capabilities (marketing analytics, sales automation) to help our average customers grow revenue by 70% within the first year of adoption.
Co-Investor: Bessemer Venture Partner
StyleSaint is the go to resource for all things style. We are single-handedly changing the way fashion is discovered, delivered, and consumed.
Co-Investors: A16Z | General Catalyst
Surf Air is an all-you-can-fly, membership-based airline that introduces the ease and comfort of private air travel to a new audience. For around $1,200 a month members get unlimited access to flights on any of Surf Air’s regularly scheduled routes.
With 5 million million organic installs to date, and close to a million downloads a month, Tapatalk is the world’s leading mobile social app for sharing your passions and hobbies online. Whereas Facebook connects you to who you know, Tapatalk looks to connect you to what you love.
Co-Investors: Floodgate| IDG-Accel
TaskRabbit is an online and mobile marketplace that helps people live smarter by allowing them to outsource their errands and tasks.Co-Investors: Accel | Baseline | Floodgate | Founders Fund
Black Tux is reinventing the customer experience in the antiquated $10B+ tuxedo rental and sales industry. We enable customers to rent or buy premium tuxedos online, easily get measured and fitted just about anywhere, and ship it both ways for free. All for much less than going to a traditional retail tuxedo shop.
Co-Investors: First Round Capital | Menlo Ventures | Lerer Ventures
Trunk Club is a personalized clothing service for men, offering designer clothing to customers without any of the hassles of shopping in stores or online. Customers keep only what they want and send the rest back with a pre-paid shipping label.
Acquired by Nordstrom
Twenty20 is a global community of the world’s top photographers and artists. Authentic, real world images from real people. With over 30 Million images to choose from, we put the world’s largest creative catalogue at your fingertips.
Co-Investors: Canaan Partners | First Round Capital | Founders Fund
Vadio provides anyone who streams audio with a seamless way to detect what songs they are playing live, and play the corresponding music video streams in real-time. Essentially, giving anyone that plays music an accompanying video player with a globally monetizable, rights-managed video stream.
Victorious is a SaaS platform that empowers content creators to publish video channels as interactive apps without any coding or design expertise.
Co-Investors: Canaan Partners | Kleiner Perkins | Redpoint Ventures
Vidme is a video community that lets you upload videos without an account, like Imgur for video. Great videos on Vidme also get upvoted and featured, increasing your audience.
Co-Investors: First Round Capital | Lowercase Capital | Upfront Ventures
Wallaby Financial is developing a network-branded payment card that dynamically routes transactions across a consumer’s existing credit cards to maximize rewards, cash back or savings. Consumers swipe smarter and save without having to think about which credit card is best to use and keep track of program details.
Acquired by BankRate (NYSE:RATE)
Wizely Finance is on a mission to help consumers reach their financial goals. The Wizely app connects consumers with a “wizard” who can help them navigate the path to their financial goal using non-bank financial services.
Younity creates a personal cloud for all your files, built from your devices and your online services. With younity you can have all your files, on all your devices, all the time. Without syncing or storage limits and without configuration or management of any kind.
Co-Investors: Crosslink | Draper Associates | Lowercase