Investment Updates

Learn more about M13’s latest investments in startups that are changing consumer behavior.

Investing in Nori: Reversing Climate Change
Investing in Nori: Reversing Climate Change

M13 is leading the $7 million Series A for Nori, which aims to bring transparency to carbon removal.

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Investing in Nori: Reversing Climate Change

M13 is leading the $7 million Series A for Nori, which aims to bring transparency to carbon removal.

Latif Peracha & Mark Grace

February 24, 2022

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Investing in Nori: Reversing Climate Change
Investing in Umamicart: Curating Asian Groceries Online
Investing in Umamicart: Curating Asian Groceries Online

M13 is leading the seed round for Umamicart, which delivers your favorite Asian groceries and snacks.

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Investing in Umamicart: Curating Asian Groceries Online

M13 is leading the seed round for Umamicart, which delivers your favorite Asian groceries and snacks.

Brent Murri

December 3, 2021

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Investing in Umamicart: Curating Asian Groceries Online
Investing in Flexspace: A Network of Workspaces That Inspires Your Best Work
Investing in Flexspace: A Network of Workspaces That Inspires Your Best Work

M13 is proud to lead the seed round of Flexspace, a network of decentralized on demand workspaces

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Investing in Flexspace: A Network of Workspaces That Inspires Your Best Work

M13 is proud to lead the seed round of Flexspace, a network of decentralized on demand workspaces

Karl Alomar

May 19, 2022

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Investing in Flexspace: A Network of Workspaces That Inspires Your Best Work
Introducing Allocate: Expanding Access to Venture Capital Investing
Introducing Allocate: Expanding Access to Venture Capital Investing

Allocate’s digital platform makes it easy for wealth advisors and family offices to access and track investments into top venture funds.

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Introducing Allocate: Expanding Access to Venture Capital Investing

Allocate’s digital platform makes it easy for wealth advisors and family offices to access and track investments into top venture funds.

Carter Reum & Morgan Blumberg

May 4, 2022

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Introducing Allocate: Expanding Access to Venture Capital Investing
Investing in Flipside Crypto: Incentivizing Developers to Enter Web3 and Build
Investing in Flipside Crypto: Incentivizing Developers to Enter Web3 and Build

Flipside Crypto’s bounty programs provide developers and analysts the tools to explore web3 protocols and earn.

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Investing in Flipside Crypto: Incentivizing Developers to Enter Web3 and Build

Flipside Crypto’s bounty programs provide developers and analysts the tools to explore web3 protocols and earn.

Latif Peracha & Mark Grace

April 19, 2022

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Investing in Flipside Crypto: Incentivizing Developers to Enter Web3 and Build
Investing in WeeCare: Improving Access to Childcare Benefits
Investing in WeeCare: Improving Access to Childcare Benefits

M13 led the $12 million Series A for WeeCare, which connects employers to affordable childcare benefits.

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Investing in WeeCare: Improving Access to Childcare Benefits

M13 led the $12 million Series A for WeeCare, which connects employers to affordable childcare benefits.

Anna Barber & Mark Grace

April 11, 2022

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Investing in WeeCare: Improving Access to Childcare Benefits
Investing in Doorvest: Expanding Access to Rental Home Ownership
Investing in Doorvest: Expanding Access to Rental Home Ownership

M13 is leading the $13 million Series A equity financing for Doorvest, a real estate tech platform.

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Investing in Doorvest: Expanding Access to Rental Home Ownership

M13 is leading the $13 million Series A equity financing for Doorvest, a real estate tech platform.

Brent Murri

November 18, 2021

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Investing in Doorvest: Expanding Access to Rental Home Ownership
Investing in Upside: Financing to Help CPG Brands Grow
Investing in Upside: Financing to Help CPG Brands Grow

M13 is co-leading $10.5 million in seed funding for Upside, the future of financing for the CPG industry.

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Investing in Upside: Financing to Help CPG Brands Grow

M13 is co-leading $10.5 million in seed funding for Upside, the future of financing for the CPG industry.

Karl Alomar & Mark Grace

November 16, 2021

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Investing in Upside: Financing to Help CPG Brands Grow
Investing in interviewing.io: Modernizing Recruiting for Engineers
Investing in interviewing.io: Modernizing Recruiting for Engineers

M13 is proud to lead interviewing.io’s $10 million Series A to help more engineers get hired faster.

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Investing in interviewing.io: Modernizing Recruiting for Engineers

M13 is proud to lead interviewing.io’s $10 million Series A to help more engineers get hired faster.

Brent Murri & Matt Hoffman

October 19, 2021

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Investing in interviewing.io: Modernizing Recruiting for Engineers
Investing in Form Health: A Modern Medical Approach to Weight Loss
Investing in Form Health: A Modern Medical Approach to Weight Loss

M13 is proud to lead the $12 million Series A for Form Health, which is modernizing medical weight loss.

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Investing in Form Health: A Modern Medical Approach to Weight Loss

M13 is proud to lead the $12 million Series A for Form Health, which is modernizing medical weight loss.

Latif Peracha & Christine Choi

June 16, 2021

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Investing in Form Health: A Modern Medical Approach to Weight Loss
Investing in Fold: Bringing Bitcoin to the Masses
Investing in Fold: Bringing Bitcoin to the Masses

Fold’s $13 million Series A is helping to make its bitcoin cashback debit card and app more accessible.

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Investing in Fold: Bringing Bitcoin to the Masses

Fold’s $13 million Series A is helping to make its bitcoin cashback debit card and app more accessible.

Latif Peracha & Mark Grace

June 1, 2021

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Investing in Fold: Bringing Bitcoin to the Masses
Investing in PrizePool: Transforming the Way We Save
Investing in PrizePool: Transforming the Way We Save

M13 is thrilled to lead the $10 million Series A for a fintech startup that rewards you for saving.

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Investing in PrizePool: Transforming the Way We Save

M13 is thrilled to lead the $10 million Series A for a fintech startup that rewards you for saving.

Mark Grace

May 28, 2021

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Investing in PrizePool: Transforming the Way We Save
Investing in adyn: Building Science-backed Health Options for Women
Investing in adyn: Building Science-backed Health Options for Women

M13 is proud to co-lead the seed round for adyn, which is transforming birth control selection.

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Investing in adyn: Building Science-backed Health Options for Women

M13 is proud to co-lead the seed round for adyn, which is transforming birth control selection.

Christine Choi & Latif Peracha

April 16, 2021

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Investing in adyn: Building Science-backed Health Options for Women
Investing in River Financial: A Private Bank for Bitcoiners
Investing in River Financial: A Private Bank for Bitcoiners

M13 is proud to participate in River Financial’s $12 million Series A.

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Investing in River Financial: A Private Bank for Bitcoiners

M13 is proud to participate in River Financial’s $12 million Series A.

Karl Alomar

March 16, 2021

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Investing in River Financial: A Private Bank for Bitcoiners
Investing in Podz with Co-founder and CEO Doug Imbruce
Investing in Podz with Co-founder and CEO Doug Imbruce

M13 is leading the seed round of Podz, which puts 60-second podcast clips into a personalized feed.

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Investing in Podz with Co-founder and CEO Doug Imbruce

M13 is leading the seed round of Podz, which puts 60-second podcast clips into a personalized feed.

Latif Peracha & Carter Reum

February 10, 2021

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Investing in Podz with Co-founder and CEO Doug Imbruce
Investing in Clash: Productizing Individuality
Investing in Clash: Productizing Individuality

Learn why M13 has invested in the seed round of Clash, a creator-first mobile app.

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Investing in Clash: Productizing Individuality

Learn why M13 has invested in the seed round of Clash, a creator-first mobile app.

Brent Murri

January 26, 2021

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Investing in Clash: Productizing Individuality
Investing in Fable: Stories for Everyone
Investing in Fable: Stories for Everyone

M13 is proud to invest in Fable, which aims to help improve mental wellness through reading.

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Investing in Fable: Stories for Everyone

M13 is proud to invest in Fable, which aims to help improve mental wellness through reading.

Gautam Gupta

January 14, 2021

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Investing in Fable: Stories for Everyone
Investing in Rho: Building a Better Commercial Bank
Investing in Rho: Building a Better Commercial Bank

M13 is leading the $15 million Series A for Rho, a banking platform for small and mid-size businesses.

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Investing in Rho: Building a Better Commercial Bank

M13 is leading the $15 million Series A for Rho, a banking platform for small and mid-size businesses.

Latif Peracha & Karl Alomar

January 13, 2021

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Investing in Rho: Building a Better Commercial Bank
Investing in Prepared: Building a Safer, More Transparent World
Investing in Prepared: Building a Safer, More Transparent World

Prepared aims to transform the way schools communicate during an emergency.

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Investing in Prepared: Building a Safer, More Transparent World

Prepared aims to transform the way schools communicate during an emergency.

Karl Alomar

December 22, 2020

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Investing in Prepared: Building a Safer, More Transparent World
Introducing Passport: International Shipping for the Digital Era
Introducing Passport: International Shipping for the Digital Era

M13 is proud to lead the $12 million Series A investment round of Passport.

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Introducing Passport: International Shipping for the Digital Era

M13 is proud to lead the $12 million Series A investment round of Passport.

Gautam Gupta & Brent Murri

December 18, 2020

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Introducing Passport: International Shipping for the Digital Era
Investing in Northstar's Series A: Redefining Financial Wellness
Investing in Northstar's Series A: Redefining Financial Wellness

Discover why more companies should offer financial wellness as an employee benefit.

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Investing in Northstar's Series A: Redefining Financial Wellness

Discover why more companies should offer financial wellness as an employee benefit.

Matt Hoffman & Latif Peracha

November 17, 2020

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Investing in Northstar's Series A: Redefining Financial Wellness
Introducing Kindra: Normalizing and Modernizing Menopause
Introducing Kindra: Normalizing and Modernizing Menopause

The DTC brand was created in partnership with M13’s Launchpad and Procter & Gamble Ventures.

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Introducing Kindra: Normalizing and Modernizing Menopause

The DTC brand was created in partnership with M13’s Launchpad and Procter & Gamble Ventures.

Andrew Grone

September 9, 2020

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Introducing Kindra: Normalizing and Modernizing Menopause
Investing in Shef: A Marketplace for Homemade Food
Investing in Shef: A Marketplace for Homemade Food

M13 is thrilled to invest in Shef’s $8.8 million seed round alongside Y Combinator and Craft Ventures.

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Investing in Shef: A Marketplace for Homemade Food

M13 is thrilled to invest in Shef’s $8.8 million seed round alongside Y Combinator and Craft Ventures.

Gautam Gupta

August 25, 2020

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Investing in Shef: A Marketplace for Homemade Food
Investing in Feelmore Labs: Modernizing Mental Well-being
Investing in Feelmore Labs: Modernizing Mental Well-being

Get a sneak peek at the first product, Cove, which uses patented neuroscience technology.

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Investing in Feelmore Labs: Modernizing Mental Well-being

Get a sneak peek at the first product, Cove, which uses patented neuroscience technology.

Latif Peracha & Carter Reum & Christine Choi

July 29, 2020

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Investing in Feelmore Labs: Modernizing Mental Well-being
Investing in Spartacus: Protecting Your Privacy
Investing in Spartacus: Protecting Your Privacy

Learn why M13 is investing in Spartacus, which is helping people take back control of their identity.

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Investing in Spartacus: Protecting Your Privacy

Learn why M13 is investing in Spartacus, which is helping people take back control of their identity.

Gautam Gupta

July 24, 2020

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Investing in Spartacus: Protecting Your Privacy
Investing in PINATA & Hayday: Data Collection for the New World
Investing in PINATA & Hayday: Data Collection for the New World

Discover how PINATA’s tools can connect—and improve— experiences in the field marketing industry.

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Investing in PINATA & Hayday: Data Collection for the New World

Discover how PINATA’s tools can connect—and improve— experiences in the field marketing industry.

Rob Olson

July 23, 2020

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Investing in PINATA & Hayday: Data Collection for the New World
Investing in Rae: Democratizing Wellness
Investing in Rae: Democratizing Wellness

M13 is proud to invest in Rae, which offers beauty and nutritional supplements at affordable prices.

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Investing in Rae: Democratizing Wellness

M13 is proud to invest in Rae, which offers beauty and nutritional supplements at affordable prices.

Gautam Gupta

June 25, 2020

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Investing in Rae: Democratizing Wellness
Investing in OpenNest Labs: Cannabis as a Force for Positive Change
Investing in OpenNest Labs: Cannabis as a Force for Positive Change

M13 is excited to invest in OpenNest Labs, a cannabis venture studio dedicated to positive change.

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Investing in OpenNest Labs: Cannabis as a Force for Positive Change

M13 is excited to invest in OpenNest Labs, a cannabis venture studio dedicated to positive change.

Courtney Reum

May 10, 2020

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Investing in OpenNest Labs: Cannabis as a Force for Positive Change
Investing in Coinmine: Bringing Crypto Mining into the Home
Investing in Coinmine: Bringing Crypto Mining into the Home

Learn more about how Coinmine is impacting the crypto market.

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Investing in Coinmine: Bringing Crypto Mining into the Home

Learn more about how Coinmine is impacting the crypto market.

Latif Peracha

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Coinmine: Bringing Crypto Mining into the Home
Investing in Tarform: Premium Design Brought to EV Motorbikes
Investing in Tarform: Premium Design Brought to EV Motorbikes

Tarform is leading the future of mobility with beautiful design and clean technology.

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Investing in Tarform: Premium Design Brought to EV Motorbikes

Tarform is leading the future of mobility with beautiful design and clean technology.

Karl Alomar

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Tarform: Premium Design Brought to EV Motorbikes
Investing in Capsule: A Smarter, Simpler Pharmacy
Investing in Capsule: A Smarter, Simpler Pharmacy

M13 is proud to invest in Capsule’s vision to make it easier to fill your prescriptions.

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Investing in Capsule: A Smarter, Simpler Pharmacy

M13 is proud to invest in Capsule’s vision to make it easier to fill your prescriptions.

Latif Peracha

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Capsule: A Smarter, Simpler Pharmacy
Investing in Doorstead: Get Guaranteed Rent for Your Home
Investing in Doorstead: Get Guaranteed Rent for Your Home

Doorstead is transforming property management by automating and simplifying the rental process.

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Investing in Doorstead: Get Guaranteed Rent for Your Home

Doorstead is transforming property management by automating and simplifying the rental process.

Gautam Gupta

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Doorstead: Get Guaranteed Rent for Your Home
Investing in Bunch: Helping Managers Be the Best They Can Be
Investing in Bunch: Helping Managers Be the Best They Can Be

M13’s lead investment will help Bunch build an AI-driven learning community for millennial managers.

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Investing in Bunch: Helping Managers Be the Best They Can Be

M13’s lead investment will help Bunch build an AI-driven learning community for millennial managers.

Karl Alomar & Matt Hoffman

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Bunch: Helping Managers Be the Best They Can Be
Investing in Emerge: Introducing Touch to XR
Investing in Emerge: Introducing Touch to XR

M13’s lead investment will help grow the platform for multi-sensory extended reality experiences.

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Investing in Emerge: Introducing Touch to XR

M13’s lead investment will help grow the platform for multi-sensory extended reality experiences.

Latif Peracha & Karl Alomar

March 16, 2020

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Investing in Emerge: Introducing Touch to XR
Investing in ProGuides: Democratizing Esports
Investing in ProGuides: Democratizing Esports

M13 is investing in the seed round of ProGuides, an esports platform that helps gamers improve.

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Investing in ProGuides: Democratizing Esports

M13 is investing in the seed round of ProGuides, an esports platform that helps gamers improve.

Gautam Gupta

March 16, 2020

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Investing in ProGuides: Democratizing Esports
Investing in Lightning Labs: Building the Internet of Money
Investing in Lightning Labs: Building the Internet of Money

M13 is thrilled to participate in the $10 million Series A round of Lightning Labs.

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Investing in Lightning Labs: Building the Internet of Money

M13 is thrilled to participate in the $10 million Series A round of Lightning Labs.

Latif Peracha & Karl Alomar

March 3, 2020

1 min read

Investing in Lightning Labs: Building the Internet of Money

Perspectives

Crypto and the Consumer: The Road Ahead
Crypto and the Consumer: The Road Ahead

From Bitcoin to NFTs and social tokens, here’s how crypto is changing the future of consumer behavior.

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Crypto and the Consumer: The Road Ahead

From Bitcoin to NFTs and social tokens, here’s how crypto is changing the future of consumer behavior.

Latif Peracha & Mark Grace

September 24, 2021

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Crypto and the Consumer: The Road Ahead
Investing in the Future of Commerce
Investing in the Future of Commerce

M13’s history of investing in DTC brands is propelling us toward the future of commerce.

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Investing in the Future of Commerce

M13’s history of investing in DTC brands is propelling us toward the future of commerce.

Brent Murri & Anna Barber

March 3, 2022

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Investing in the Future of Commerce
VC Predictions 2022: 10 Industry Trends We’re Tracking
VC Predictions 2022: 10 Industry Trends We’re Tracking

From the creator economy to the future of work, M13 partners share their top 10 industry predictions.

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VC Predictions 2022: 10 Industry Trends We’re Tracking

From the creator economy to the future of work, M13 partners share their top 10 industry predictions.

M13 Partnership

December 10, 2021

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VC Predictions 2022: 10 Industry Trends We’re Tracking
How Femtech Innovations Can Help Break Taboos Around Women’s Health
How Femtech Innovations Can Help Break Taboos Around Women’s Health

Here's why we're investing more in women's health, an area traditionally ignored because of taboos.

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How Femtech Innovations Can Help Break Taboos Around Women’s Health

Here's why we're investing more in women's health, an area traditionally ignored because of taboos.

Winnie Lau

October 27, 2021

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How Femtech Innovations Can Help Break Taboos Around Women’s Health
5 Trailblazing Women in Health and Wellness
5 Trailblazing Women in Health and Wellness

Meet the founders, CEOs, and experts who lead adyn, Form Health, Kindra, Rae, and Seed Health.

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5 Trailblazing Women in Health and Wellness

Meet the founders, CEOs, and experts who lead adyn, Form Health, Kindra, Rae, and Seed Health.

Christine Choi

June 17, 2021

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5 Trailblazing Women in Health and Wellness
Why Edtech Is Overdue for Reinvention
Why Edtech Is Overdue for Reinvention

COVID-19 forced us all to adapt. Now it’s time for lasting innovation in education.

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Why Edtech Is Overdue for Reinvention

COVID-19 forced us all to adapt. Now it’s time for lasting innovation in education.

Jawhara Tariq

June 3, 2021

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Why Edtech Is Overdue for Reinvention
Analysis: Executive Experience Can Nearly Double Investors’ Rate of Return
Analysis: Executive Experience Can Nearly Double Investors’ Rate of Return

An M13 analysis reveals that founding teams with executive experience can exit faster with less capital.

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Analysis: Executive Experience Can Nearly Double Investors’ Rate of Return

An M13 analysis reveals that founding teams with executive experience can exit faster with less capital.

Rob Olson

April 9, 2021

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Analysis: Executive Experience Can Nearly Double Investors’ Rate of Return
Why Telehealth is Here to Stay
Why Telehealth is Here to Stay

Check out our three predictions in digital health for 2021.

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Why Telehealth is Here to Stay

Check out our three predictions in digital health for 2021.

Latif Peracha

December 18, 2020

3 min read

Why Telehealth is Here to Stay
5 Reflections on Investing
5 Reflections on Investing

Before looking ahead to 2021, we’re pausing to share what we’ve learned from building our portfolio.

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5 Reflections on Investing

Before looking ahead to 2021, we’re pausing to share what we’ve learned from building our portfolio.

Latif Peracha

December 15, 2020

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5 Reflections on Investing
Audio's Cambrian Moment: Why We Invest in Audio Technology
Audio's Cambrian Moment: Why We Invest in Audio Technology

M13’s investment thesis is focused on the new tools for audio creation and consumption.

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Audio's Cambrian Moment: Why We Invest in Audio Technology

M13’s investment thesis is focused on the new tools for audio creation and consumption.

Brent Murri

October 14, 2020

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Audio's Cambrian Moment: Why We Invest in Audio Technology
The Evolving Food Delivery Landscape
The Evolving Food Delivery Landscape

Learn more about the consolidation of third-party aggregators and the emergence of direct models.

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The Evolving Food Delivery Landscape

Learn more about the consolidation of third-party aggregators and the emergence of direct models.

Mark Grace & Rima Reddy

July 23, 2020

3 min read

The Evolving Food Delivery Landscape
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