Tech Company Financing Transactions

Drivetime Funding Round

Access Venture Partners, Canaan Partners and Felicis Ventures participated in a $4 million Seed venture round for Drivetime. This venture round was recorded on 11/8/2018.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
11/8/2018
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Amount
$4,000,000
Round
Seed
Investors

Access Venture Partners

Canaan Partners

Felicis Ventures (Aydin Senkut)

Founders Fund

FUEL Capital (Chris Howard)

Index Ventures

Private Investors (Adam Foroughi)

Private Investors (Eduardo Vivas)

Private Investors (Eric Schiermeyer)

Private Investors (Justin Waldron)

Private Investors (Keisuke Honda)

Private Investors (Mark Pincus)

Private Investors (Scott McNealy)

Sinai Ventures

Steadfast Venture Capital

The Chernin Group

Webb Investment Network

Proceeds Purpose
Drivetime also announced the launch of its first product, the Drivetime mobile app (available now for iOS, Android coming soon), which allows drivers to play trivia against friends, family and fellow commuters - safely, using just their voices.

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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