Tech Company Financing Transactions

BucketFeet Funding Round

BucketFeet secured a $7.5 million Series A financing round on 2/4/2015. Backers included JumpStart and private investors.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

JumpStart (Lead Investor) (Rishi Shah)

Proceeds Purpose
The funding will be used towards making key new hires including in-house tech, sales, artist, and content teams, various technological initiatives including a redesign of the existing website, and scaling inventory to meet customer demand. The company also plans to launch a variety of products this year including art accessories, new sneaker silhouettes, and a range of socks. Additionally, BucketFeet will continue to open new brick and mortar stores, which the brand calls studios, following extensive testing of the store and pop-up model in 2014.

Company Information

Company Status
Acquired or Merged
Mailing Address
935 West Randolph St. 202
Chicago, IL 60607
Email Address
BucketFeet exists to connect people through art. We collaborate with artists from around the world to create products that stand out and tell a story.
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Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Raaja Nemani
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Chief Operating Officer
Bobby Stephens
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