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NFX

NFX is a venture capital firm with locations in California and Israel . It was founded in 2015.

NFX began as a startup accelerator in 2015. As of Jul 31 2018, its 66 startups have collectively raised an estimated $259,905,000, an average of $3,937,954 each. It has since transitioned from an accelerator to a venture capital firm.

Product

The company provides more software to early stage startups so that the founders can have the necessary components to succeed. It also uses techniques with each startup to aid with network growth. The company educates the founders of their invested startups about the methods that successful technology companies use. 

Seed and early stage A companies can gain access to investments and the NFX Guild, which is an invite-only network of entrepreneurs. The network is comprised of founders from other NFX-backed companies and other successful founders. Earlier stage companies can also gain access to investments and get six months of hands-on support focusing on the aforementioned areas of product, network effects, and growth. 



Portfolio companies

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Cohort
Founders

5Treats

NFX Class 1



Airbanq

NFX Class 3



Alto

NFX Class 4



AnyRoad

NFX Class 1



AROS

NFX Class 4



Blueberry

NFX Class 2



Cavalry

NFX Class 3



NFX Class 1



Crowdcast

NFX Class 2



FairFly

NFX Class 4



Finrise

NFX Class 2



NFX Class 4



Fountain

NFX Class 1



Frisbee

NFX Class 4



NFX Class 1



GoldenKey

NFX Class 3



HackerBay

NFX Class 3



Headnote

NFX Class 3



HEAT

NFX Class 4



HipDot

NFX Class 4



Honeybook

NFX Class 1



Honor

NFX Class 1



Hop

NFX Class 2



NFX Class 4



Ivy

NFX Class 2







Timeline

Funded Companies

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Mammoth Biosciences is an American company based in San Francisco founded on June 1, 2017. Mammoth Biosciences uses CRISPR technology to develop bio-sensing technologies for diagnostics in industries such as healthcare, agriculture, manufacturing, and forensics.

A healthcare technology company offering a medical professional hiring platform for hospitals.

Firefly is a mobility based advertising and data platform that allows rideshare drivers to make money through digital advertising.

Grabr is a peer-to-peer platform for shopping and cross border delivery.

Court Buddy is a company founded by Kristina Jones.

Lyric is an online platform for managing short term rentals.

Hometalk is a New York-based social media company.

Zubale is a company founded by Sebastian Monroy.

Edgybees is an Israel-based augmented reality company.

Candex is a recruitment company.

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Associated investment funds

Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Date signed
275,000,000
275,000,000
May 20, 2019
150,000,000
150,000,000
November 27, 2017
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Kate Clark
October 31, 2019
TechCrunch
Modus raises $12.5 million Series A co-led by NFX's Pete Flint and Niki Pezeshki of Felicis Ventures.
Frederic Lardinois
June 12, 2019
TechCrunch
Group travel -- it's something you either love or hate, but Stride, which describes itself as a marketplace for "experiential multi-day and multi-destination packaged trips planned by experts," wants to change this perception. The service, which was co-founded by former Starwood Hotels and Viator executive Gavin Delany, today announced that it has raised a $2.5 [...]
May 30, 2019
WebWire
Firefly, the company connecting people, governments, and businesses with its dynamic smart media platform, today announced a $30 million Series A led by GV (formerly Google Ventures) with participation from NFX. The new investment will fuel Firefly's growth, supporting expansion to more communities, and driving continued innovation in digital display. In tandem, the company is announcing its acquisition of the digital operations of STRONG Outdoor, marking its expansion to New York Ci...
December 6, 2018
WebWire
Firefly today officially launches out of beta, with a new approach to spur business and revenue by connecting brands, rideshare drivers, and local city governments. The company, which operates a first of its kind network of "situationally aware" digital smart screens mounted to existing rideshare vehicles, is already proving to be a win-win business and has attracted a number of Silicon Valley's top venture capitalists and angel investors with $21.5M in Seed Funding led by NFX, with partic...

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