Tech Company Financing Transactions

Two Bit Circus Funding Round

Two Bit Circus, based in Los Angeles, received $6.5 million in funding from Foundry Group, Techstars Ventures and Intel Capital.

Transaction Overview

Company Name
Announced On
Transaction Type
Venture Equity
Series A

Foundry Group (Lead Investor) (Ryan McIntyre)

Techstars Ventures (Lead Investor) (Mark Solon)

Intel Capital

Proceeds Purpose
The new funding will be used to expand STEAM Carnival into a national brand; develop original content for VR, mobile and web; and ramp up its business renting high-tech entertainment to conferences and events.

Company Information

Company Status
Private & Independent
Digital Media & VR & AR
Mailing Address
678 South Ave. 21
Los Angeles, CA 90031
Email Address
Two Bit Circus lives at the intersection of technology and spectacle. We engineer entertainment that is imaginative and interactive, blurring the line between physical and digital playgrounds to create a new world of social amusement.
Two Bit Circus LinkedIn Company Profile
Social Media
Two Bit Circus Company Twitter Account
Company News
Two Bit Circus News
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Two Bit Circus on YouTube

Management Team

Email & Social
Chief Executive Officer
Brent Bushnell
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Chief Financial Officer
Lou Pizante
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Chief Technical Officer
Eric Gradman
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Kim Schaefer
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VP - Manufacturing
Aaron Pulkka
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