Goodwater Capital is a venture capital firm in Burlingame, California, United States that focuses on consumer tech startups. Founded in 2014 by Chi-Hua Chien and Eric J. Kim, it is a microventure capital firm that invests in early stage ventures. It typically invests in Series B, Series A, Series C, Series E and other ventures. Its portfolio companies include TIER Mobility, Tide, ZeroDown, Toss and Kyash.
The Goodwater Index helps entrepreneurs know the overall health of the venture capital funding environment for consumer tech. Goodwater Capital calculates the index by combining key industry data sources including dollars invested, venture capital funds raised, deal volume, M&A, and IPOs.
A consumer company providing customers with the latest in Asian beauty products, culture and trends.
Also known as Viva Republica, Toss provides a peer-to-peer mobile payments platform in Korea.
Scentbird is a company that provides subscription service for designer fragrances. It sends 30-day supply of perfumes and colognes for clients try out and find the right match for them without the price of a full size bottle.
Stash is a New York City-based company founded by Jarek Ostrowski.
Frank & Oak is a company founded by Hicham Ratnani.
TIER Mobility is a company founded by Julian Blessin.
Simple Contacts is a New York City-based company founded by Joel Wish.
A company headquartered in New York City providing personalized ingredients to improve overall health and fitness.
Pager is a New York City-based company.
Mobile app to encourage friends to spend more time together In real life.
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Eric J. Kim
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
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