Seeded Oct 2 2019

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Naborly

San Francisco, CA.

Funded: $7.5 million

Lead investor: Bill Trenchard, Chad Byers

Other investors: Assurant, Village Global, Third Prime Capital, Liquid 2 Ventures

Naborly offers a free platform that helps rental property owners and managers know who their potential tenants are before they move in, while renters build their credit by paying their rent. The company offers a digital service called NaborlyShield which ether the landlord or tenant can buy which lets Naborly help manage the logistics of the landlord-tenant relationship.

The startup was founded in 2016, and currently serves more than 850,000 rental units in North America.

Edify Labs

Santa Monica, CA

Funded: $10 million

Lead investor: First Round Capital

Other investors: Pathbreaker Ventures, SeaLane Ventures, Anorak Ventures, Bling Capital, Liquid 2 Ventures, Bonfire Ventures, Morado Venture Partners

Edify connects businesses with customers and employees with each other. The company operates Huddle, a Business Communications as a Service (BCaaS) which joins UC (unified communications), CC (contact center) and API (communications platform functionality in a single, cloud based software solution that lets users move between channels within a single conversation.