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Sound Ventures

Sound Ventures

U.S-based venture capital firm funding companies in the technology field.

Sound Ventures is a venture capital firm founded in 2015. The firm was established by Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary. They have previously collaborated to create a venture capital firm together, A-Grade Investments, with Ron Burkle. Sound Ventures is based in Los Angeles, California. As of March 2019, Sound Ventures has 56 active companies in its portfolio and has sold off its ownership in seven companies. The firm’s most recent investment was on March 2019 for Truepill, a company providing a delivery platform for pharmacies.



Sound Ventures focuses on funding companies operating in the technology business sectors. The firm funds companies at various stages of development, from early to growth. Its aiming to raise $150 million in funds for its second round of funding.

Timeline

Funded Companies

19 Results
Company
Company
Description
Description
Website
Website
Industry
Industry
Location
Location

A health technology start-up based in San Francisco. It was founded in 2012 by Alex Tew and Michael Acton Smith and produces a mobile application for sleep, relaxation, and meditation.

U.S-based e-learning platform teaching coding, UX, and data science.

Neighborly drives investment in world-positive infrastructure projects like broadband, solar microgrids, and libraries.

B2B company providing legal services for startups through tech-based platform.

Affirm is a financial technology services company offering installment loans to consumers at the point of sale.

Israeli live transit app available worldwide.

Also known as Papa Technologies, Papa provides a platform connecting college students to senior citizens in need of transportation, house help, technology lessons, companionship and other services.

B2B company providing on-demand software developers, designers, and product managers.

Medinas Health is an artificial intelligence company providing a marketplace for surplus medical equipment and supplies. It participated in the YC S18 cohort of Y Combinator.

U.S-based personal finance education platform for Millennials.

A company developing high-definition radar for autonomous vehicles

Vendr provides vendor management service to companies when buying and renewing software products.

Object detection system based on radio waves

Associated investment funds

1 Result
Investment Fund
Investment Fund
Total offering (USD)
Total offering (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Total sold (USD)
Location
Location
Date signed
Date signed

People

Name
Role
LinkedIn

Ashton Kutcher

Founder/Principal/General Partner



Effie Epstein

Managing Partner/Chief Operating Officer



Guy Oseary

Founder



Jack Enright





Maaria Bajwa

Associate



Spencer Peterson





Further reading

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Denver, Austin & Miami are the top upcoming tech startup markets, says Sound Ventures

Sarah Perez













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Companies

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