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Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 17, 2021

Cellibre Raises $11.5 mln To Produce Pharmaceutical-Grade Cannabinoids Using Fermentation

Cellibre, a biotech startup based in San Diego, has secured $11.5 million in Series A funding to scale its proprietary cell technology to produce high-quality cannabinoid products. The funding round was led by Merida Capital Holdings with participation from Scott Gordon, Flatiron Venture Partners, L2V, Entourage Effect Capital, and Delta Emerald Ventures. Mina Mishrikey, Senior […]

Live Streaming Fitness
Street Fight
on October 12, 2021

7 Live Streaming Platforms for Gyms and Fitness Studios

The fitness industry has changed overnight as Covid-19 forces gyms across the country to close their doors. While gym owners wait for the go-ahead to reopen their businesses to the public, many are moving their classes online through live streaming platforms as a way to generate revenue during the pandemic. Although companies like Peloton, Beachbody, […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 2, 2021

End-of-life Startup Empathy Raises $30 mln in Series A Funding

Empathy, an end-of-life startup based in New York, has raised $30 million in Series A funding to help families through the grieving process. The round was led by Entrée Capital with participation from other investors like General Catalyst, LocalGlobe, Primetime Partners, and Aleph. The new funds bring the total funding raised by the startup to […]

Spudsy
Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on October 1, 2021

Food Startup Spudsy Closes $3.3 mln Series A Funding Round

Spudsy, a food startup based in Los Angeles, has raised $3.3 million in series A funding to expand its presence in chip aisles across the US. The round brings the total funding raised by the startup to $6.5 million and was co-led by KarpReilly and Stage 1 Fund, with the former specializing in investing in […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 30, 2021

Gruvi Raises $2 mln in Seed Funding To Offer Alcohol-Free Beer and Wine

Denver-based startup Gruvi has raised $2 million in seed funding to continue offering its line of non-alcoholic beer and wine. The funding round was led by Rockies Venture Club with participation from Maple Leaf Angels, Head and Heart Capital, and other investors through BDC capital. Angel investors like Phil Donne, previous CEO of Campbell Soup […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 25, 2021

Fitness Startup Fittr Raises $11.5 mln in Series A Funding

Fittr, a Fitness startup based in Pune, has announced the raising of $11.5 million in a Series A financing round to boost its health & fitness platform’s international expansion. Dream Capital, the Corporate Venture Capital and M&A branch of Dream Sports, and Elysian Park Ventures, the private investment branch of the LA Dodgers-backed group, co-led […]

Juan Fajardo Juan Fajardo has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on September 23, 2021

Entertainment Startup Nex Closes $25 mln Series B Funding Round

Nex, a motion-based entertainment startup, has secured $25 million in Series B funding to continue expanding its transformative gaming platform. The round was co-led by Blue Pool Capital and Samsung Ventures, counting with the participation of influential investors like Simu Liu (Marvel’s Shang-Chi), Thierry Henry (international football legend), Sabrina Ionescu (WNBA Star), Albert Pujols (LA […]

Koda Health
Sarah Marshall
on August 21, 2021

Dr. Tatiana Fofanova is Making Advance Medical Care Planning Easier With Koda Health

Imagine a loved one having a medical emergency that makes them unable to make their own healthcare decisions, yet they had never specified what they would have wanted. Family members bicker about what should be done, lawyers get involved, time and money are wasted—things get messy. Koda Health is a platform that helps patients and […]

dialysis in nursing homes
Brian Wallace
on August 14, 2021

Startups Are Ready to Disrupt the Kidney Dialysis Market

The kidney failure crisis in the United States is an under-discussed tragedy. In 2018, 786,000 Americans were living with ESRD (end-stage renal disease). While the healthcare industry chooses to focus on the needs of active, middle-aged dialysis patients, the truth is that 80% of ESRD patients are 65 or older. Many are nursing home residents, […]

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Jordi Lippe-McGraw Jordi Lippe-McGraw has been verified by Muck Rack's editorial team
on August 14, 2021

The Pandemic Created a New Category of At-Home Wellness

The pandemic turned the world upside down. Life and business as we know them were forced to change in an instant. Healthcare, in particular, had to pivot quickly as hospitals were being filled with COVID patients leaving little room for preventative care. That sudden chance essentially created a new category of at-home wellness. And it’s […]

Somavedic
Peter Salib
on July 26, 2021

Frequency Therapy Leader Somavedic Launches Certification for Businesses

As the status quo of the workforce shifts from an office-dominated society to a potentially hybrid model — it’s more important now than ever to understand what impacts our productivity in the home and in the workplace. You may have never considered there might be a correlation between your mood or energy level and the […]

uHoo Indoor Air Quality Sensor
Peter Salib
on July 23, 2021

Show and Tell: Transparency in the air with the uHoo Indoor Air Quality Sensor

**This article about the uHoo Indoor Air Quality Sensor is co-authored by Hannah Buczek of Bold TV. Welcome back to Show and Tell, where I unbox sweet tech for every area of your life. In this segment, we’re focusing on air quality. You might have seen our previous unboxing of the Molekule Air Pro Purifier. […]

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