Tech Company Financing Transactions

Toucan Funding Round

LightShed Ventures, Amplifyher Ventures and Baron Davis Enterprises invested in a $4.5 million Seed funding round for Toucan. The financing was announced by the company on 4/28/2021.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Proceeds Purpose
Toucan will use the new funding to expand the team from 12 to 16.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Internet & IoT
Mailing Address
520 Bdwy. 200
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Email Address
Toucan is a new, immersive way to learn while you go about your daily life. Learning a new language is challenging, fun, and rewarding. It also takes time, practice, and dedication - finding a few extra minutes in the day can feel impossible. At Toucan, we know creating a new habit is one of the most difficult things to do.
Toucan LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
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Company News
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Toucan on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Taylor Nieman
  Taylor Nieman LinkedIn Profile  Taylor Nieman Twitter Account  Taylor Nieman News  Taylor Nieman on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Shaun Merritt
  Shaun Merritt LinkedIn Profile  Shaun Merritt Twitter Account  Shaun Merritt News  Shaun Merritt on Facebook
VP - Product Management
Brandon Dietz
  Brandon Dietz LinkedIn Profile  Brandon Dietz Twitter Account  Brandon Dietz News  Brandon Dietz on Facebook



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