Brainchild Holdings was founded in 2009 by entrepreneur Kal Vepuri. The company is based in Newtown, Pennsylvania.
Brainchild Holdings has independently funded over 135 companies and has pre-seeded or seeded healthcare, technology and consumer products companies including Hero, Docker, Oscar Health, Gusto, Forward, Harry's, Warby Parker, Dataminr, Blockstack, Astranis, ClassPass, Seatgeek, Allbirds, Sweetgreen, Quartet Health, Cricket Health, Atrium, Quip, Mirror, Science Exchange, DuckDuckGo, Drift Energy, Arcadia Power, The Wing, Heyday, WayUp, Outdoor Voices, Reformation, Immunomic Therapeutics, SmithRx, MakerBot, SmartThings and Artsy. The firm also holds Series A and/or growth stage positions in Uber, Pinterest, Peloton, Clover Health, Color Genomics, Zillow and XPO Logistics.
Formerly E la Carte, Presto is a company designing and developing a tablet that offers digital dining services for restaurants.