Slow Ventures

By Jonah Comstock 02:01 pm May 21, 2019
Boston Children’s spinout Mightier, which makes biofeedback games to help children improve their emotional resilience, has raised $6.6 million in Series A funding, bringing the company’s total funding to $10.1 million. Foxkiser led the round, with additional contributions from new investors Asset Management Ventures and FundRx, and existing investors including Founder Collective, Slow Ventures...
By Jonah Comstock 01:12 pm November 2, 2017
Roman, an online men's health platform initially focused on erectile dysfunction, launched this week with $3.1 million in funding. General Catalyst led the round, with participation from Initialized Capital, Box Group, and Slow Ventures. The company also announced a number of angel investors including Casper CEO Philip Krim, Bark CEO Matt Meeker, WayUp CEO Liz Wessel, Code Academy CEO Zach Sims,...
By Jonah Comstock 03:42 pm July 17, 2017
Seattle, Washington-based BloomAPI has raised $2.4 million for its medical records processing software. Y Combinator, Slow Ventures, Founder’s Co-Op, Section 32, Liquid 2 Ventures, and Parker Conrad all contributed to the round. HIPAA allows anyone to ask for and receive their medical records. But EHR systems aren’t always designed with an elegant way to get records out of the system, leading to...
By Heather Mack 12:30 pm October 18, 2016
Los Angeles-based Heal, which offers an app-based physician house call service, has raised $26.9 million in Series A funding in a round led by Thomas Tull of Tull Investment Group. Additional investors include Breyer Capital, HashtagOne, Slow Ventures, Qualcomm Incorporated Executive Chairman Paul Jacobs and Skydance Media CEO David Ellison. This brings Heal’s total funding to date at $40 million...
By Aditi Pai 10:23 am June 23, 2015
Los Angeles-based Heal, which has developed an app that helps people request a doctor to visit their house, raised $5 million from Slow Ventures, March Capital, Pritzker Capital, and angel investors. This brings the company's total funding to $8.7 million. Existing investors include singer-songwriter Lionel Richie, Qualcomm Executive Chairman Paul Jacobs, and Los Angeles Dodgers co-owner Jamie...