Our Companies

AptDeco

AptDeco is an online marketplace dedicated to buying and selling quality pre-owned furniture. They offer a complete end-to-end process to bring back the joy of discovering amazing furniture finds for the home again. Their customers benefit from a trusted and verified community of buyers and sellers, pre-arranged pick up and delivery and a secure electronic payment process.

Bolstr

Bolstr is a leading online marketplace lender for small businesses in the consumer products, consumer services, and retail sectors. Bolstr is revolutionizing the way that small business credit is understood by utilizing technology and taking a data-driven approach. With Bolstr, businesses are able to access fast, transparent, and cost effective funding to invest in the growth of their business.

Camino Financial

Camino Financial is a credit marketplace matching small businesses with the most affordable funding option offered by its network of reputable lenders. The Company specializes in originating loans for first-time business borrowers who cannot get a loan from a bank, and provides ongoing credit-monitoring and advice to ensure clients improve their business credit in an effort to qualify for a bank loan.

Cuyana

Cuyana is an online fashion brand that believes in fewer, better things. We design classic, minimalist apparel & accessories, made from the best materials around the world.

Flutterwave

Flutterwave is all about empowering prosperity and building customer experience on our services. They want to change the direction of the payment ecosystem and support economies in the African diaspora. They want to connect Africans to the global economy via their platforms. They offer payment and technology solutions to Financial Insitutions, Enterprises and Innovators across the continent. Their founding team has several years of experience working at global technology companies like Google Wallet, Andela and PayPal as well as several African Commercial and Central Banks. Flutterwave is a US company, headquartered in San Francisco, California. We have offices in Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana and South Africa.

Gigwell

Gigwell takes the pain out of booking professional talent. Gigwell is the first cloud based booking platform that integrates end-to-end workflow automation for booking and management agencies. They provide a simple solution to manage all artist logistics, collect and track payments electronically, negotiate contracts, talent availabilities, and monitor revenue goals.

HingeTo

Hingeto is a technology platform that enables fashion brands & influencers to sell past and future masterpieces with zero inventory risk. They are backed by Y Combinator (W16), Kapor Capital, Cross Culture Ventures, Precursor Ventures, Stanford University / StartX & several angels including Andrew Iguodala.

Jopwell

Jopwell is a digital diversity recruitment platform connecting Black, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American professionals and students with top companies for jobs and internships at all levels. Launched by former Goldman Sachs employees Porter Braswell and Ryan Williams in Jan. 2015, the Jopwell platform enables partner companies to search and recruit from a pipeline of candidates from backgrounds historically underrepresented at top-tier companies – from technology startups and investment banks to nonprofits and hospitals. They are a Manhattan-based, venture-backed team that Inc magazine named among the “5 Most Interesting Startups" to come out of Y Combinator's summer 2015 Demo Day.

Kite & Lightning

Kite & Lightning is a cinematic VR company that blends gaming, social and story to create emotionally transformative experiences. Founded by film industry veterans in 2013, the company creates immersive CG worlds that meld cinematic storytelling with interactive gaming. Known for its unprecedented tech and creative innovations in VR storytelling, the LA-based startup has succeeded in many genres to critical acclaim such as the Cannes Lions festival & the Toronto International Film Festival POP exhibits. Recent projects include a 4D VR experience for NBC’s “The Voice” feat. Pharrell Williams, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, & Gwen Stefani; and Lionsgate’s hybrid live action and CG experience with Kate Winslet, Mekhi Phifer & Miles Teller.

Landed

Landed is on a mission to help essential professionals build financial security near the communities they serve. As a financial coach, they help essential professionals like teachers save money faster, even in expensive places. And when the time comes when they are ready to buy a home, Landed has tools to make it a little easier.

Maker’s Row

Maker's Row provides access to factories across the United States, with a mission to make the manufacturing process simple to understand and easy to access. Brooklyn, NY-based Maker's Row was founded in the summer of 2012 by Matthew Burnett, Tanya Menendez and Scott Weiner who launched the company in November 2012.

Mercaris

Mercaris is a market data service and trading platform for organic and non-GMO agricultural commodities. They provide up-to-date, accurate information for identity-preserved agricultural markets. Mercaris' goal is to help the sustainable agricultural sector grow.

OMG Digital

OMG Digital creates the next gen digital media brands for African audiences. Their media properties include: OMGVoice and Bitnode.

Paystack

Paystack enables businesses to accept payments online. If your business needs to accept payments online, they've figured it all out for you. It's simple, secure and affordable. They've done all the hard work so that you can start accepting live payments in less than 30 minutes.

Reactor

Reactor Inc. (acquired in 2014) was a Boulder-based artificial intelligence company that developed preemptive search, knowledge graph and natural language interface solutions. Our mission was to empower human curiosity by designing a better relationship between people and information.

Revl

Revl is an experience technology company and Y Combinator 2016 Winter Batch member launching the Revl Arc smart action camera. Designed in coordination with frogVentures, Sony, Ambarella and leading engineers with backgrounds at NASA, HP and Sikorsky Aircraft. Revl was founded in 2015 and is based in San Francisco.

ROSS Intelligence

ROSS Intelligence brings cutting edge artificial intelligence technology solutions to the legal world. Their first product, ROSS, is the world's first digital attorney and was built using IBM's Watson. ROSS understands natural language legal questions and provides expert answers instantly, along with other relevant information -- cutting down substantially on legal research time and energy.

Squire

Squire Technologies is a New York based company that was founded in 2014 with the goal of providing technologies solutions to industries in need of change. The first industry that they have targeted is men's grooming.

Starcity

Starcity's mission is to make cities more accessible to everyone. They accomplish this by creating comfortable, community homes that inspire people to live a more intentional life. They are a world-class team that's changing how cities are lived in. They've worked at Cushman & Wakefield, The SF Vault, UC Davis, Hack Reactor and Unitus Impact.

Tesorio

Tesorio is a treasury enablement platform that helps every company operate with the foresight of a Fortune 500 finance team. It integrates with your existing financial software, offers insight into your working capital, and provides the ability to directly impact how cash flows in and out of the business. Their role is to enable treasurers to share the influx of ideas they have had bottled up for years and implement their innovations rapidly so that they can get back to contributing to the bottom line, instead of just reporting on it.