Tech Company Financing Transactions

Jibo Funding Round

On 1/21/2015, Jibo raised $25.3 million in Series A funding from RRE Ventures, CRV and Fairhaven Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A
Proceeds Purpose
Jibo will use the financing to fulfill orders on its Indiegogo campaign, which has seen the company take in 4,800 orders for its little robot; as well as aggressively hire more staff, develop new prototypes, and encourage a developer community to create new apps for the company's first product.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Mailing Address
745 Atlantic Ave.
Boston, MA 02111
Email Address
Jibo is an interactive social and emotive robot that provides information, entertainment, education, and communications capabilities.
Jibo LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Jibo Company Twitter Account
Company News
Jibo News
Jibo on Facebook
Jibo on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Steve Chambers
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Chief Executive Officer
Brian Eberman
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Executive Vice President
Jeri Asher
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Cynthia Breazeal
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VP - Finance
Rich Westelman
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VP - Manufacturing
Adam Craft
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VP - Marketing
Nancy Dussault-Smith
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VP - Marketing
Lynda Smith
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