On average, we invest in 20 companies per year. Here are some of them. We’ll keep adding new investments to the list as they are announced.
CONSUMER BRANDS FOR NEW AUDIENCES
Lovevery makes award-winning, Montessori-inspired toys and subscription boxes for babies and toddlers. Designed by child development experts and sustainably-made.
Public Goods makes all the products you consume daily from coffee to shampoo to olive oil, with beautiful design and eco-friendly ingredients.
AI AUTOMATING WORK
Superhuman is the fastest email experience ever made, with advanced features that give you communication superpowers.
Spell (acquired by Reddit in 2022) builds infrastructure for AI and deep learning that used to be available only if you worked at a big company. Spell says: “AI and deep learning technology shouldn’t be mysterious and locked away but open and available for everyone to try.”
Centered helps you reach your flow state so you can focus better, get your work done quickly and feel less stressed.
OneSignal is a self-serve customer engagement solution for push notifications, email, SMS & In-App through a marketer dashboard and a powerful developer API.
Vaire Computing is building a new type of microprocessor that is neither classical nor quantum computing.
DeFi, DAOs AND NFTs
Dapper Labs—maker of leading nonfungible token platforms NBA Top Shot and CryptoKitties—uses the power of play to make NFTs accessible to millions.
Kickstarter, the world’s largest funding platform for creative projects, is shifting to the blockchain.
Orchid is creating “a world where users own the internet”—decentralized, open-source technology for an internet free from surveillance, censorship, and businesses that harvest and sell your data.
Running Tide is putting carbon back where it belongs by growing biomass and sinking it in the deep ocean.
Heirloom Carbon is removing 1 billion tons of carbon dioxide by 2035, using natural processes to engineer the world’s most cost-effective Direct Air Capture solution.
SHIFT OFF FOSSILS
Boom Supersonic is building a biofuel-powered supersonic passenger plane that flies anywhere in the world in four hours.
Hipcamp is the most comprehensive guide to camping across the US. Camp on ranches, farms, vineyards and land preserves. “Our mission is to get more people outside,” says founder Alyssia Ravasio.
June Care connects parents who need childcare with stay-at-home parents who can care for their kids.
Returnmates makes returns as seamless as the purchase. We pick up from your home and take care of returns.
OPENING UP INVESTING TO EVERYONE
DISRUPTIVE WIRELESS CONNECTIVITY
mRNA, BREAKTHROUGHS IN TREATMENTS & DIAGNOSTICS
Gameto is a breakthrough in fertility. “In vitro fertilization (IVF) only works 50% of the time. We make eggs out of skin cells, increasing success to over 90%,” Co-Founder Martin Varsavsky says.