Tech Company Financing Transactions

Drivetime Funding Round

Drivetime, based in San Francisco, scored $11 million in investment from Makers Fund, Access Holdings and Amazon.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
9/10/2019
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$11,000,000
Round
Series A
Investors

Makers Fund (Lead Investor)

Access Holdings

Amazon

FUEL Capital (Chris Howard)

Google Assistant Investments

Webb Investment Network

Proceeds Purpose
The company intends to use the funds to launch the JEOPARDY! channel inside the mobile app, available for download on iOS and Android.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Industry
Entertainment
Mailing Address
487 3rd St.
San Francisco, CA 94107
USA
Phone
Undisclosed
Email Address
Overview
Drivetime, founded in 2018 and headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., is the world's first interactive entertainment company developing voice games for drivers.
Profile
Drivetime LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Drivetime Company Twitter Account
Company News
Drivetime News
Facebook
Drivetime on Facebook
YouTube
Drivetime on YouTube

Management Team

Title
Name
Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Niko Vuori
  Niko Vuori LinkedIn Profile  Niko Vuori Twitter Account  Niko Vuori News  Niko Vuori on Facebook
Chief Technical Officer
Cory Johnson
  Cory Johnson LinkedIn Profile  Cory Johnson Twitter Account  Cory Johnson News  Cory Johnson on Facebook
Co-Founder
Justin Cooper
  Justin Cooper LinkedIn Profile  Justin Cooper Twitter Account  Justin Cooper News  Justin Cooper on Facebook
VP - Engineering
William Drury
  William Drury LinkedIn Profile  William Drury Twitter Account  William Drury News  William Drury on Facebook


 

 

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